A Canon SELPHY SQUARE QX10 in front of a book full of pictures.

CREATIVE PRINTING

Have fun with print: cool ways to bring your photos to life

It’s 2020, everyone has an Instagram account. Most people can now edit their photos into picture perfect snapshots. So why not step away from the crowd for a moment and create personal printouts that won’t be forgotten in an instant?

Choose the stylish SELPHY SQUARE QX10 portable printer in sleek black, white, pastel pink or mint green and you’ll be able to unleash your creativity and bring your memories to life. Here are a few simple tips to get your print ideas flowing.

Embrace imperfection

A woman’s hand placing a photograph of a couple at the beach into a holiday

Experiment, embrace the moment and create something that is uniquely you. Whether it’s firing the flash on your phone for a 90s look in your photos, or shooting from a low angle for a weird perspective, try out whatever works. And that means accepting that pictures don’t have to be perfect to make it into print. Cast the rules aside and have fun. 

The battery-powered SELPHY SQUARE QX10 portable printer has no leads or cables, giving you the freedom to print on the go wherever you are. Sling this little gadget into your bag and you can print whenever you’re in the mood. 

This handy printer creates bordered square stickers ideal for filling scrapbooks, sticking on laptops or decorating pin boards. Plus, the SELPHY SQUARE QX10 uses special Dye Sublimation printing, which means your vibrant creations will stay bold and bright for up to 100 years. Yes, that’s right, 100 years.

Tell stories

Use SELPHY Photo Layout app to connect the Wi-Fi enabled compact SELPHY SQUARE QX10 to your mobile device or link up your tablet or phone to Canon Zoemini via Bluetooth® with Canon Mini Print app to instantly share eye-catching photo stickers.

Layer photos on birthday cards or draw on the borders to create bespoke thank-you notes. Stick them in a journal to remember outfit creations, record amazing make-up looks or get snap happy at parties – the choice is yours. Share your experiences and stories in a way that sparks your own imagination.

Style your environment

A garland of photos printed on the Canon SELPHY SQUARE QX10 hanging from the wall.

Adding photos to your walls at home is a great way to express your personality. From portraits of pets and holiday adventures, to fun pictures of friends and family, print photos for your environment that will inspire you. 

The portable, quick-printing SELPHY CP1300 offers fast and easy wireless printing from Android and iOS smartphones and tablets, either directly or via the free Canon PRINT app. It creates flawless prints in a range of sizes, from postcard to mini sticker sheets, and it comes in black, white or pink.

Written by Lorna Dockerill

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