Press Printed Preview Books Overview
Professionally present your client's session images in a bound format with Press Printed Preview Books. Available in both hard and soft cover options with thin magazine-style pages. Pages are press-printed for rich vibrancy and detail. Choose pre-designed page layouts of up to 15 images per page-side with file names printed below each image. Min 10 pages (20 sides) and max 70 pages. Sizes 8x8" or 8.5x11".
Looking for other alternatives? Spiral Bound Preview Booklets are soft cover and printed on photographic paper rather than press paper. Or try Custom Magazines, also soft cover, but press-printed with your layouts.
Production in-lab turnaround time is 1-2 business days.
Press Preview Book Options
Choose from a Soft Photo Cover (110 lb Cover Stock) or Hard Cover in Fabric, Vegan Leather, Sparkle, Metallic or Photo. For details see our Covers tab. Available in 8x8" or 8.5x11". Minimum of 20 sides required and may accommodate up to 140 sides.
Paper & Pages
Pages are press-printed on Standard 65 lb Cover Weight and Matte Coated. Minimum 10 pages (20 sides), maximum 70 pages (140 sides). Each spread opens magazine-style at the seam.
Quickly build your preview pages with our pre-designed layouts. Image file names will automatically print below each image; hide names by choosing the same background and text color.
For an 8.5x11" page, image dimensions are: full-page photo size or 7" with border (1 image per page), 4.5" photo size (2 images), 3.25" (4 images), 3" (6 images), 2-1/8" (9 or 12 images), 1-3/8" (15 images).
For an 8x8" page, image dimensions are: full-page photo size (1 image per page), 3" photo size (4 images), 2-1/8" (9 images), 1-7/16" (12 images).
Retouching enhances your image for a flawless print. Choose from a variety of Retouching Services in the checkout cart. Additional fees apply.
For more information, see our Retouching Services page.
With our FREE Color Correction service, we adjust your files for the best possible printed product with us. Our trained staff manually corrects your files for overall balanced color so your images print beautifully.
For more information, see our Color Correction page.
Impress clients with the personalized touch of Boutique Packaging for select, drop shipped items. We package your order in tissue paper and a black folder or box with a natural twill ribbon. Additional fees apply.
See Boutique Packaging for details.
Black is best for Sparkle Covers and lighter-tone Fabrics. Black does not display well on dark-colored covers.
Gold is best for dark-colored covers. Gold does not display well on Oatmeal Fabric.
Silver is best for dark-colored covers. Silver does not display well on Oatmeal Fabric.
With a coppery-hue, Rose Gold is versatile and displays well on most light and dark covers.
Present and store your Preview Book in our handmade custom Book Box. Available in Fabric, Vegan Leather, Sparkle, Metallic or Photo-wrap Cover. Sized to fit 8x8" or 8.5x11" Preview Book.
Press Preview Book Cover Materials
For all our albums & books: order a Paper Sample Kit to see color and detail across our many paper types. Each kit contains a code for $15 off your next order.
Fabric Samples & More
For all books, boxes, cases and Echo and Tuscany Albums: order a Fabric Sample Kit to see our fine fabrics, sparkle, metallic and photo wrap covers. Each kit contains a code for $7 off your next order.
For all books, boxes, cases and albums (except Echo Album): order a Leather Sample Kit to see and feel samples of our genuine, bonded and vegan leathers. Each kit contains a code for $25 off your next order.
Press Preview Book Pricing
Pricing is per side with a 20 side minimum (A side is the same as numbering each side of a page in a book). Cover selection is in addition to the price of the pages.
8.5" x 11" Cover Type
|ROES or Cascade||Cover Cost||First 20 Sides||Additional Sides|
|Photo Soft Cover||$7.00||$22.00||$1.10|
|Photo Hard Cover||$35.00||$22.00||$1.10|
|Fabric Hard Cover||$20.00||$22.00||$1.10|
|Vegan Leather & Metallic Hard Cover||$30.00||$22.00||$1.10|
|Sparkle Hard Cover||$21.50||$22.00||$1.10|
How to Order
Desktop App for Large & Batch Orders
Pros prefer BRI ROES, our downloadable desktop application. It's the fastest way to order when your client needs multiple images and sizes, or you want to place several orders at once.
Desktop App for Album & Card Design
Cascade is BRI's powerful desktop application for album and card design. See a virtual preview as you design your product. Built-in templates make page layouts fast and easy.