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It’s certainly looking a lot like Christmas
So the big day is finally approaching, Christmas trees are up, the chocolate tins are well and truly open, and all that is left is to wrap up all those Christmas presents. Unless, of course, you’re a last minute larry who is really stuck for that perfect gift for a loved one.
Well, just to make you feel a little better, you still have the time to bag some of our fantastic products before you really have run out of time. But just to warn you, today is the last day that you are eligible for courier delivery and special delivery on items such as our Collage Calendar, the perfect personalised gift for any family member.
So what are you waiting for? You’ve got until midnight tonight if you want your item delivered before Christmas. So jump onto our website (www.photobox.co.uk) and start creating your bespoke gift. Or- check out our Last Order Dates page to see if there is anything else that takes your fancy.
The PhotoBox Team.
Motographer of The Year 2012
With Instagram recently flying past the 100m user mark, and mobile phone photos accounting for over a quarter of all photos taken today, it’s clear that more and more people are eschewing expensive cameras in favour of the convenience of taking and editing photos with their smartphone.
We’ve created a video on Motography here, let us know what you think!
At Photobox, we love keeping an eye out for new trends in photography, and as such we want to recognise and reward the skill involved in taking great mobile shots. It’s for this reason we’ve launched Motographer of The Year 2012, our quest to find the world’s number one mobile photographer, or Motographer.
The competition is simple; use Facebook, Instagram or Twitter to send us your best mobile shots that correspond to the theme of the heat being held. The best shots make it through to our illustrious panel of judges, which include Phil Gonzalez (founder of Instagramers.com), Christopher Phinn (Editor of Tap Mag) and Glyn Evans (founder of iPhoneography.com), who will select our finalists to attend the Motographer of The Year Grand Final on December 13th, 2012 in Central London at Instagramers London’s second annual Instagram exhibition.
The winner, chosen by the judges and announced at the grand final, will receive loads of wonderful prizes, including a smartphone of their choosing, Photobox credit and exclusive access to top photography events throughout 2013. They’ll also win the most important prize - the right to call themselves Motographer of The Year 2012.
Head on over to our Facebook page for more details on how to enter, and good luck!
Do you want to add a touch of magic to your cup of tea? Then you need Magic Mugs, new from Photobox. With Magic Mugs, you just have to add hot water to see the black disappear and an image of your choosing appear in its place - as if by magic!
And, since we’re a bit excited about magic at the minute, we have something we want to ask of you. We want to hear about your very own Magic Moments. Tell us over on Twitter using the hashtag #PBXitsmagic. It can be your first dog, the birth of your child or the time you had a particularly nice bakewell tart. It’s up to you.
For more about Magic Mugs, or to order, pay our site a visit here
Make His Day This Father’s Day
Dads- difficult to buy for right? So each year on Father’s Day they get a funny tie, pair of novelty socks or if they’re lucky, a cup of tea in bed. But considering they’re taxi drivers, body guards, accountants and banks all rolled into one, they deserve something special to celebrate everything they do for us.
The best thing about your ‘old man’ is all the great memories he’s created. Whether it’s that embarrassing dance he does at weddings or the family holiday to Disney Land, there’s always a moment worth remembering. So remind him of what makes him the No.1 dad, dig out all of your family photos and come to our website to see what we can do for you with our whopping range of Photo Gifts.
You can put his ‘mug’ on a Photo Mug so he’ll smile with every sip (you can even make the mug blue so he knows it’s just for him) or brighten up his wall space with Collages, Canvas’ and more. You can even put his favourite photo on one of our Iphone Photo Cases and he can just snap on and stand out.
But if you really want to give him the cream of the crop, create his very own Photo Book with all of his favourite pictures and personalise it to your hearts content.
So turn the tables and make this Father’s Day one to remember!
For Father’s Day offers, competitions and more, come and join our community on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest :-)