Welcome to bonusprint's What's New page!
The place to be for all our latest news and updates.
We want to bring your best moments to life! And that's why at bonusprint we work hard to give you the best experience whether it's online or in your home. From editor updates to product news our What's New page is where we'll share all our best moments with you.
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18th May - Discover 3 easy ways to create a photo book
We understand that creating photo books can be a time-consuming project - but it doesn't have to be! From pre-designs to our Smart Assistant, making a photo book has never been so easy! And we're here to help you every step of the way, check out our guide to help get you started.
9th May - Everything you need to know about our Layflat Premium
Curious about our premium paper choice or want to know whether a seamless paper is the best option for your photos? We've got the basics covered in this quick introduction to layflat premium paper.Close
21st April - How to create wall art like an expert
Don't leave your walls empty this year - let us show you how to create the best wall art for your home!
4th April - Create your next calendar
With our personalised calendars, you can get your year organised, all year round by starting your calendar month when it suits you! Plus, we've got all the tips you may need when customizing with our exclusive designs. Why not get started today?Close
22nd March - Learn the basics for your next event
Whether you’re planning a huge gathering with friends or an intimate family get-together, these beginner-friendly tips will help you document even more with your event photography.
11th March - Take Better Family Photos with These Simple Tips
This year bring your best family moments to life with our easy to follow and beginner-friendly tips.Close
24th January - Creative ideas for your next yearbook
From your baby's first photo book to capturing the cutest moments of your favourite pet. If you're looking for yearbook inspiration check out our 11 creative yearbook ideas!
18th January - 5 reasons to make a yearbook
Yearbooks are a great way to capture your favourites moments from the year gone by. Here are 5 reasons you should get started today!
11th January - bonusprint + Photobox
We are excited to share we have joined forces with Photobox on January 11 2022. Both companies are key players in the online European Photo Product and Gifting business. Together we will enable innovation more rapidly and create more amazing customer moments. In the short term we don’t expect any differences for our customers. We don’t foresee any changes to our consumer brands. In the mid to longer term we expect customers to benefit in numerous ways. From an enhanced product portfolio, an even better (mobile) customer experience, and even shorter delivery times to name a few. We are excited to act on these opportunities and further create value for our customers. In the meantime, we will continue to focus on exceeding your expectations.
7th January- Five creative tips on taking better pictures of your pet
Check out our easy to follow tips to improve your pet photography skills!Close
Important updates from 2021
Premium Layflat launched for Landscape XL photo books
Today we are happy to announce one of our top selected photo books, Landscape XL, will now also include Premium Layflat paper. For further details on our premium paper, please see What is the difference between layflat premium and standard binding?
Importing events for calendars
Love creating calendars with bonusprint? Then this new feature is for you! Save time and energy by simply importing the events from your previous calendar to your new one.
Chatbot now live
To help you find the answers to your questions as quickly as possible, bonusprint has now released an updated version of our chatbot! Now we can proactively assist you every step on the way. .Close
Creator tool updates
Windows offline creator tool
18th of March - Software update
Today we released version 22 for Windows. This update contains some functional and visual changes:
- We listened to the user feedback and we now made it possible for image enhancement to be turned on or off across the whole photo book with just a click of a button (see image below). This applies to the images that are already included in the book and not to each new image that is being dragged in after the option was used. This can be adjusted, however, in the application preferences.
- We stopped supporting .psd files.
- The editor performance improved and the application is now faster and more reliable.
24th of January - Software update
Today we released version 21.5 for Windows. This latest update benefits our iPhone users by allowing the upload of .heic files without converting to .jpeg. Plus, iPhone user's no longer need to adjust their settings when transferring images from iPhone devices to desktop. Amongst other general fixes and improvements, you can now remove projects from the gallery as well as the most recent projects overview.
1st of November - Software update
Today we released version 21.4 for Windows. Along with general fixes, the latest update now allows you to favourite photos when creating an album with the Smart Assistant. Photos marked as a favourite will display bigger in the book.
7th of October - Software update
Today we released version 21.3 for Windows. To ensure an enjoyable and seamless use of our software, we provide regular updates in order to resolve any bugs or issues that maybe experienced during the creation phase.
12th of August - Software update
Today we released version 21.2 for Windows. Our latest update includes time synergy for the Smart Assistant book creation. By using time synergy, photos of different events are less likely to be placed on the same page, which means you get to spend more time taking photos, than trying to organise them.
7th of July - Software update: Pre-filled text for Themed books
Today we released version 21.1. With this update, we now offer a localised text for Theme Books. This means if you've spent all your time organising and editing your photos, you now don't need to worry about what to say, our designers have you covered. By adding pre-filled text to our Theme Books, we aim to save you more time and energy.
10th of June - Software update: Opening multiple books at once
Today we deployed version 21.0.0. This version will allow you to open up to 3 photo books simultaneously. This also allows you to copy and paste from different books!Close
MAC offline creator tool
22nd of April - Software update
Today we launch version 11.2 for our Mac editor. Along with general fixes, this update is all about a new feature: FAVORITES! You can now favorite clipart, backgrounds, masks, frames to easily find them back.
11th of March - Software update
Today we launch version 11.1.2 for our Mac editor. This update includes general fixes along with extra logging when an order fails to be uploaded, so we can provide better and quicker support.
23rd of February - Software update
Today we launch version 11.1 for our Mac editor. This update includes general fixes along with optimized smart cropping and larger thumbnail images in the photo browser by using the slider at the bottom left corner.
8th of December - Software update
Today is an exciting new release for us, version 11.0 for Mac now includes QR Codes! This means, you can now add a QR code to your album. Please note this is only available on macOS 10.15 and higher.
8th of November - Software update
Today we released version 10.6 for Mac. To ensure an enjoyable and seamless use of our software, we provide regular updates in order to resolve any bugs or issues that maybe experienced during the creation phase.
1st of September - Seven creative photo book ideas for personalised gifts
Looking for the perfect personalised gift? bonusprint has got you covered with these creative photo book ideas.
1st of August - Fly through photo book creation with our Mac editor’s theme layouts
Give theme layouts a try in bonusprint’s Mac editor. Here’s how to get started.
5th July - Software update
Our latest update includes time synergy for the Smart Assistant book creation. By using time synergy, photos of different events are less likely to be placed on the same page, which means you get to spend more time taking photos, than trying to organise them. Plus, want to share your thoughts and feedback? You can now do so by the Give Feedback button in the Help menu, here you can either request a new feature or report a bug.
11th of June - Software update
Today we launch a new version of our MAC software - 10.3! With this update, we now offer theme books! You can now browse themes during product selection, choose a design and edit it as you wish. Theme layouts can also be used in combination with theme books, so you can now apply any layout from any predesign to a theme book.Close
Online creator tool
30th of December - New feature: Enhancement toggle tool.
We're excited to release a new feature for our Online creator tool - Enhancement toggle in the top panel! Previously, the image enhancement could only be disabled for each individual photo, depending on the product. Our new feature applies to all products and allows you to add or remove the enhancement for all photos at one time.
14th of October - Testing Smart Layouts for calendars
As we strive to make the creation process as simple as possible, we have launched Smart Layouts for calendars. This is not yet an official feature but a test we will conduct over the holiday season. Smart Layouts allow you to drag and drop your photos onto your calendar design and our Smart Layout will automatically adjust to fit the images. It's that easy!
Keep in mind, this is a test so the feature may not be available during your next calendar creation. If you'd like to try and the feature isn't available, we cannot manually activate this for you. We do
however suggest clearing your cookies and/or changing browser.
30th of September - New feature: Family planners now allow for names to be copied
In a hurry to finish your family planner? We have now made it even easier for you!
Simply add your names to a month, such as January and the name will be copied over to all the other months.
2nd of August - Pinch zoom now available in Mobile Online Editor
If you like to utilize our Online creator tool from your mobile device, you can now pinch zoom when editing your creation.
22nd of July - New feature: Adding a background to all pages
Our Online Editor team have released a new feature where you can now add a background to all pages when creating a photo book or calendar!
7th of July - Soft to Hardcover upgrade
You can now upgrade the cover type from Soft to Hardcover! If you are creating a Softcover book, you can now go into the product menu and update to a Hardcover. When this happens the original Softcover is saved as a separate copy. Please keep in mind, if you have already created a photo book with a Hardcover, the Softcover option will not be available.
23rd of June - Update: image enhancement for all products
We have now implemented image enhancement for all products when creating from the online creator tool. This means you will now see a notification when placing photos into a placeholder informing you that we have applied enhancement and how to switch it off.Close
20th of May - iPhone app update 5.12.1
This update applies only to iOS and includes a fix to a sorting error.
4th of May - Smartphone app update 5.12.0
This update applies to both Android and iOS and includes general fixes and improvements. For iOS users, you will notice a new experience when importing images to help with ease of use.
7th of February - Smartphone app update 5.10.0
This update applies to both Android and iOS and includes general fixes and improvements.
19th of December - Smartphone app update 5.8.0
Our final update for the year! This update applies to both Android and iOS.
3rd of December- Smartphone app update 5.7.1
This update applies to both Android and iOS and includes general fixes and improvements.
17th of November - Smartphone app update 5.7.0
In preparation for the Christmas season, one of our final updates for the year fixes login and product loading issues.
1st of November - Smartphone app update 5.6.0
This update applies to both Android and iOS. This update includes general fixes and improvements, including updating our in-app virtual tour.
25th of October - Smartphone app update - 5.5.0
This update applies to both android and iOS users. You may notice some minor changes when logging in.
25th of August - Checkout issue: Smaller copies cannot be added
During our checkout process, we provide you with the option to simply add a smaller copy of your photo book to your order. Unfortunately, we have recently discovered an issue preventing this feature for mobile uses. Our amazing Tech team are on it and we should hopefully see this issue resolved shortly.
21st of July - Google photos is back!
We are happy to announce with the latest App release 5.2.1 has fixed the issue preventing Google Photos from displaying.
11th of June - bonusprint app is now available from Play Store
The bonusprint app has now been reinstated on Google's Play Store.
10th of June - bonusprint app unavailable from Play Store
The bonusprint app is currently not available from the Play Store. Our Technical Team is working around the clock to resolve this issue as promptly as possible.Close
How to edit or resize cropped images
How to edit filters on your images
How to save your photo book, or save a copy
How to add or delete pages from your photo book
Remove the pink border on your photo product
How to change the cover, binding or size of your photo book
How to move pages around your photo book
How to add and edit layouts
How to add extra features like Layflat Premium