Coming to Finao: The Luxurious Feel of Velvet

We are in the business of luxury. Fine photography is a gift that your customers give themselves to capture and celebrate the important moments in life. A beautiful album is art that enriches us. It wasn’t surprising that we received requests to add velvet cover materials. This fabric has evoked images of luxury since theContinue reading “Coming to Finao: The Luxurious Feel of Velvet”

What You Need to Know for our Transition to New Cover Materials

Change can be good, and a refresh of our cover materials is long overdue. You sent feedback, we researched materials and had lots of discussions. Now the choices have been made! We’ll be ready to roll out our redesigned swatch kits and to full production in July, with a new and improved website. In theContinue reading “What You Need to Know for our Transition to New Cover Materials”

Introducing Barnwood, the first of our new materials for 2019

Welcome to 2019! As promised, we’re refreshing our material options. Your new customers will have the attractive choices you’ve requested, and your loyal customers get a fresh selection. Wood is a natural material that never goes out of style, coordinating well with changing decor. It’s a choice to love today and years from now. OurContinue reading “Introducing Barnwood, the first of our new materials for 2019”

A Change is as Good as a Rest

It’s time to take a nice, deep breath – the order deadlines have come and gone for the 2018 holiday season. While most Finaons are still busy printing and building and shipping your beautiful creations, some of us are already looking forward to the new year. In 2019 we have some special things in storeContinue reading “A Change is as Good as a Rest”

Introducing another material you’ve wanted – Bamboo!

Just in time for the holiday season! Beautiful blonde bamboo is now an option for our presentation boxes, album covers, and inset panels–any product where our natural woods are available. It creates a stunning presentation box in the Tribeca, Casa, or Chelsea. On bamboo you can engrave a lasting text inscription or laser etch anContinue reading “Introducing another material you’ve wanted – Bamboo!”

How to Keep Your Glass Half Full

Some people are amazing in the way they see the positives in a negative situation. I’ve never met her, but I’m willing to bet that Amanda Summerlin is a naturally glass-half-full person. Amanda’s studio is Amanda Summerlin Photography in Lawrenceville, Georgia and she has been a Finao customer for seven years. A few days ago,Continue reading “How to Keep Your Glass Half Full”

2015 Discontinued Materials

Sadly, we are saying goodbye to some of our very first non-leather materials. They are now marked as discontinued, but available while supplies last. PLEASE UNDERSTAND, THESE ARE NOT GONE FOR NOW.  We have lots and lots of stock of MANY of these materials so most of them will remain available for at least aContinue reading “2015 Discontinued Materials”

Stand out from other photographers: 10 new things to help you seal the deal.

Finao introduces 10 new gorgeous album cover materials. As if we weren’t already the industry leaders in choice, now there’s even more for your clients to fall in love with! Rich hues and luxurious textures rule in this shiny new collection of fine fabrics from Finao.     Indulge in a taste of the goodContinue reading “Stand out from other photographers: 10 new things to help you seal the deal.”

Finao iPad App Update

For those of you who use the FINAO DESIGNER iPad App, you’ve got an update waiting!  31 New materials have been added and all those pesky material restrictions have been done away with! Now for some design advice from @FinaoAlbums: Just because you CAN doesn’t mean you SHOULD. You’re welcome. TWEET THIS! As much asContinue reading “Finao iPad App Update”

Swatch Kit Updates

Are your Finao swatches up-to-date?                       Here’s what you can do: 1. Check out this detailed blog post and compare it with what you’ve got. 2. If you have a leather kit, make sure that you have the version of the Fragments card that hasContinue reading “Swatch Kit Updates”