12×24 Digital Layout

“Today you are YOU, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is YOUer than YOU.” -Dr. Suess  There is not a right or wrong way to documenting life’s magical moments. For me, I enjoy working on layouts that are inspiring at the moment. I don’t scrapbook in chronological order, and I have always used […]

Capture the Bang

In the U.S. this weekend is full of picnics, parades, and fireworks. Don’t be afraid to capture the Fireworks! Here are a few tips- Use a tripod. Bring a flashlight. Because it’s dark, you’ll need longer exposures, using a tripod will avoid blurry photos. The flashlight will help you adjust your camera settings in the […]

Camera Hardware and Accessories

We all know cameras are cool, but how much do you know about camera hardware and accessories? If the answer is “not much,” read on! Most camera hardware is designed for SLR cameras, and not point and shoot cameras. But, I don’t like to make people feel left out! For those of you out there […]

Image Size and Resolution

Image SizeImage Size is the size of your original digital photo file, measured in pixels and DPI (Dots Per Inch). What is a pixel? A pixel is a small square dot. DPI refers to the number of dots (pixels) per inch. Why is this important? Well, if an image is too small, you might not […]

Persnickety Prints Photo Paper: water survival

Our chemical and light process is the highest quality way to print digital photographs.  Persnickety Prints uses the old technology of light sensitive archival papers and adds new technical procedures of converting a digital image into a negative light form.  Our software reads your sRGB color profile. Because we do not process with ink, we […]

We still use a Darkroom

True, photographic paper is still far superior to the digital printing process which use inks or other press printing processes.  What is a “Real Photograph”? The word photograph comes from the Greek words phot, or light and graphia, or writing. A real photograph is exposed with light on light sensitive paper. That’s right – light. […]

Who are we?

We are not a Camera Store. Persnickety Prints is a professional photo lab & studio. We are persnickety about every detail & have been printing for over 20 years. We specialize in printing full bleed (no white borders) digital scrapbook pages. Because we use state of the art technology that sends us the embedded color […]