Inspiration: Displaying Travel Photos

updated Oct 14, 2022
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Gone are the days of the simple photo album. Thanks to the rise of digital photography, we have many more creative ways for displaying our travel photographs. Check out these five inspirations for printing, framing, binding and blowing up your favorites photos.

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1. Instant-Retro
Thanks to the retro-style filters of Hipstamatic, now everybody with a smart phone may fancy themselves a photographer. Hey, they make for beautiful photos taken on the fly, so why not show them off? For some great tips, check out our previous post on Displaying Your Hipstamatic Prints at Home.

2. Tell Your Story Through Photos
What better way to tell the story of your travel adventures than through a photo book? There are many options like Apple Photo Books for creating beautifully printed, high quality books that look fantastic on the coffee table. Images via Kit Hayes

3. Think Large Scale
Make a statement piece out of your favorite photos from your trip. can take any high resolution image and recreate it on a waterproof shower curtain fabric in a 2-4 weeks! via Custom Printed Shower Curtains from Your Digital Photos

4. Create a Hallway Gallery
Hallways are the perfect place to create photo galleries. The wall space is begging to be used and there is always guaranteed foot traffic. Take your favorite pictures, turn them into black and whites or play with the saturation and turn your hallway into a walk down memory lane. via Stylish Ideas for Displaying Family Photos.

5. Hang them High
This pendant lamp is a pricey design by Ingo Maurer. But used as inspiration for a DIY project, imagine your beautiful memories hanging as a chandelier made out of a basic cord set, some wire and a handful of simple clips. via

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