Photo Books

Create your visual story in the most beautiful way with a professional-quality photo book.

  • Vibrant & Versatile Photo Book Options

    Vibrant & Versatile

    Choose from a range of book sizes and paper options for the most design flexibility and highest-quality photo book finish.
  • Flexible Photo Book Creation Tools

    Flexible Creation Tools

    Make photo books with Blurb’s free desktop software or mobile app.
  • Sharing & Selling Photo Books Online

    Sharing & Selling

    Share and sell your printed or digital photo books in Blurb’s Bookstore, and extend your reach to audiences worldwide through


Format Features

Make your custom photo book match your vision with the highest quality printing and paper options.

6 Photo Book Sizes 6 Photo Book Sizes

6 Sizes

Photo books go from small and simple to grand and luxurious in 6 sizes:

  • Mini Square (5×5 in., 13×13 cm)
    *Only available through Blurb's mobile app
  • Small Square (7×7 in., 18×18 cm)
  • Standard Portrait (8×10 in., 20×25 cm)
  • Standard Landscape (10×8 in., 25×20 cm)
  • Large Square (12×12 in., 30×30 cm)
  • Large Landscape (13×11 in., 33×28 cm)

6 Photo Book Papers 6 Photo Book Papers

6 Papers

Photo book papers print with the richest blacks, the most saturated colors, and clearest details.

  • Standard 80#
  • Premium Lustre 100#
  • Premium Matte 100#
  • ProLine Uncoated 100#
  • ProLine Pearl Photo 140#
  • Standard Layflat 100#

3 Photo Book Cover Types 3 Photo Book Cover Types

3 Cover Types

  • Glossy Softcover
  • Hardcover ImageWrap with a matte finish
  • Hardcover Dust Jacket with a glossy jacket over black linen
Photo book linen and end sheet upgrades are available.

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Layflat Photo Books

Get the high-end look of seamless spreads by choosing Layflat as your paper type. Starts at for 20 pages.

Imagine The Possibilities

  • Folk Tales

    Art & Photography Book

    Folk Tales
    Julia Nimke
    Standard Portrait (8×10 in, 20×25 cm)
    A visual journey of some of the remotest areas of Europe combining stunning photography with mythical tales and local legends.
  • Bob & Rose: Memoir Photo Album

    Memoir Book

    Bob and Rose
    Millicent Harvey
    Standard Portrait (8×10 in., 20×25 cm)
    An artfully-designed book of stories and photos that celebrates a lifetime of love between Bob and Rose.
  • Huckleberry Hero Children's Picture Book

    Children’s Picture Book

    Huckleberry Hero
    Abraham R. Chuzzlewit
    Large Square (12×12 in., 30×30 cm)
    A large-scale children’s picture book for sale, printed on high-quality paper so engaging illustrations come to life and leap off the page.

Photo Book Reviews

  • "It truly was something you see in a bookstore. It was as professionally done as that."

    – Jane Stokes

  • "I really wanted to design a book about Japan and my experiences there. I was lucky enough to find Blurb and thought that it was the perfect option for me—I’m extremely pleased with the results."

    – Mitchell Thompson

  • "It looks really good. The presentation is perfect. I love that."

    – Jason Joyce