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How to print photos online

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How to print photos online: You have taken lots of photos with your digital camera and would like to take them to print, but all the photo labs in your area offer exorbitant rates. What would you say, then, to rely on the Internet? You can save a lot, believe me!

Now there are many sites that allow you to print photos online at affordable prices (even in some cases the first photos to be printed are free), and today I want to point out some of the ones that I think are the best. All you have to do is choose the “online photo lab” you prefer, upload the photos to be printed, select a print format, confirm the order and wait for the photos to arrive directly to your home. Comfortable, right?

If you agree, I would say not to waste any more precious time and immediately take action! Courage: make yourself comfortable, take all the time necessary to familiarize yourself with the sites I will tell you about in the next paragraphs, turn to the one that seems most suitable for your needs and you will see that printing photos on the Internet will be as simple as drinking a glass of water. All I have to do is wish you a good read and, above all, have fun!


One of the first solutions that I recommend you try for print photos online is Snapfish: this is an online service also available as an app for Android is Windows, which was created by HP, the well-known US multinational company operating in the field of information technology. It allows you to print photos in multiple formats, including photo books, canvas and wall prints, calendars and gadgets of various kinds. Snapfish also periodically publishes videos on its home page discount codes (even 40-50%) thanks to which you can save on printing costs of your photos. Not bad, right?

To print photos with Snapfish, click here to connect to the home page of the service, click on the item Login / Register located at the top right, presses on the button Sign in and fill out the form you see to register: enter your personal data, affix the check mark next to the item I accept the Snapfish Terms and Conditions and have read and understood information on and sui Cookie and presses the button again Sign in.

Once registered, click on the entry Upload photos located at the top left and, in the menu that opens, select the “source” from which to take the photo (eg. Your device, Facebook, Instagram or Flickr) reminding you that you can upload images in JPG / JPEG and PNG format with a maximum size of 150MB.

After uploading the photos to be printed, click on the items Completed> Go to photos in the box that appeared on the screen and select the print mode you prefer by clicking on one of the buttons located on the left: Order prints to print the photos uploaded in one of the various formats available; Create a photo book to create and print a photo book; Create a canvas print to make a print on canvas or Create a photo gift to make photo gifts, such as printing a photo on a pillow or smartphone case.

As soon as you have selected the print mode you prefer, proceed with the order: if you have selected the option Order prints, for example, you should see the page where you can choose the photos to print, click on the button Add to the order and choose the format in which to print the images (e.g. 9 × 13 cm, 10 × 13 cm, 13 × 18 cm, etc.).

When you are finished selecting the various details of the order, press the button Add to Cart and provide information about the address to which to receive the prints and your telephone contact; then click on the button Go on, check the order summary to make sure everything is okay and press the button Pay with PayPal if you are going to pay with PayPal or on the blue button Go to the checkout if you prefer to pay by credit card (and eventually enter the text in the appropriate text field promotional code at your disposal to receive a discount).


Another solution that I recommend you try to print photos online is 12Print, a service that can be used after free registration which is characterized by a very intuitive interface. Since new users registered with 12Print are entitled to print 25 standard format photos for free, I would say to see immediately how it works.

To begin with, connect to home page of 12Print, presses on the item Sign in located at the top right and fill out the registration form by entering your personal data. Then select the option NO next to the entry Do you want to receive news about our products, offers, promotions and free gifts? if you do not wish to receive promotional emails, accept the privacy policy and terms of use of the service by clicking on I accept and press the red button Register now.

As soon as you have completed your registration, click on the red button Get Started Immediately with Creating Your Favorite Products and, on the page that opens, click on the link Add Files, upload photos in JPEG format (remembering that they can have a minimum size of 20KB and a maximum size of 20MB) and presses the button Charge located at the bottom right.

After uploading the photos to be printed, select the printing options you prefer: type in the text field No. of copies the number of copies you want to print, use the drop-down menus located next to the items Format, Paper is Options to select, respectively, the size, the type of paper and the printing method you prefer the most and presses the buttons Add to Cart is Go to cart to proceed with the order.

At this point, you just have to indicate the payment method and the delivery method you like to use, the address of sending photos to receive the order and then press the red button Confirm order and follow the instructions that appear on the screen to complete the procedure.


One of the most popular services for online photo printing is Digitalpix, a site that allows you to create multiple photographic works (photo prints, photo calendars, t-shirts, cups, cushions, etc.) at somewhat affordable prices. For new users who register for the service, in addition, a gift voucher of 10 euros is reserved on the first order (applied only in the case of an order of at least 19 euros net of promotions).

To print photos with Digitalpix, click here to connect to the home page of the service, click on the link Sign in! located at the top right (next to the entry New user?) and, on the page that opens, fill in the registration form providing all the data you are asked for. Then remove the tick from the entry I authorize Digitalpix to send commercial and promotional communications to the indicated email address if you do not want to receive advertising emails, click on the option I accept to accept the terms of use of the service and the privacy policy, press the button Continue, report the code that is shown in the image in the appropriate text field and confirm the registration by clicking on the button Confirmation.

Within a few seconds, you will receive an email at the address indicated above containing the data to log in: then enter theusername and the password of your account in the relevant fields that you can find in the form located at the top right (on the Digitali home page) and click on the yellow button OK.

To proceed with the order of the photos to be printed, click on the blue button Create a new order, click the button Charge and select your photos. I remind you that you can only upload images in JPEG or TIFF formats having a maximum size of 50 MB each.

Then select the photos uploaded, presses the button Assign, choose the type of print you want to make from the box that appeared on the screen (e.g. Photographic prints to print “standard” photos; calendars, to print photo calendars; Gadget, to print home or office accessories, etc.) and click on the buttons Continue is add.

Then press the button Summary, then on Continue with the purchase, enter i billing and shipping data necessary to proceed with the order, select the payment method you prefer to use and follow the instructions you see on the screen to complete the procedure.

Other useful solutions to print photos online

Didn’t the services I told you about in the previous lines satisfy you? There are many other useful solutions to print photos online: take a look at the ones listed below and I bet you will be able to find some suitable for you.

  • Photosi – it is another famous portal (also available as an app for Android is iOS) to print photos in multiple formats. Furthermore, new users are entitled to a 10 euro discount on their first order.
  • Photobox – allows you to print photos, posters, photobooks, collages and photographic gadgets of various kinds at rather affordable prices. This service is also available as an app for Android is iOS.
  • Photocity – if you are looking for a site that makes convenience its main strength, this could be the most suitable solution for you since it allows you to make prints starting from only 0.05 euros. Furthermore, new users registered to Photocity can print 40 free photos!