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My South Korea Photobook


Few weeks before chancing upon the canvas offer, my sister told me about this great offer from Photobook Malaysia. You pay only RM150 instead of RM544 for a 11” x 11” Large Square Imagewrap Hardcover, 80 pages. What a great deal ya? That was back in August. Since I’ve just came back from South Korea, I thought I’ll print the photos on a photobook. This was my first experience developing my digital photos into photobook.

South Korea Photobook
What do you think of the cover? Nice?

South Korea Photobook Slipcase
I paid another RM141 for the leather slipcase and choice of photo paper.

South Korea Photobook
When I received my photobook, I was really dissatisfied with the quality. The photos were so dark even though I have lighten them in Photoshop. I made a complaint and was asked to re-upload new lighten photos. Bravo to Photobook Malaysia customer service. The new photobook received (points above) is the lighten version.

South Korea Photobook
These are some of my favorite photos from my 2014 South Korea trip. I can’t show you more as they have pictures of my mom and sister. πŸ˜›

Overall, I’m on a fence on this photobook quality. They are not bad but could be better in terms of sharpness and brightness.

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8 Comments

  • Reply Dawn December 23, 2014 at 11:41 pm

    The front cover is beautiful and so are the pictures on the pages shown…vibrant!

    Hopefully for the price you pay, they didn’t purposely lower the quality of the product.

    • Reply Che-Cheh December 24, 2014 at 7:32 pm

      Hi Dawn, that’s what I worry about. I can’t compare unless I bought one at original price but then they are expensive without discount. Hehehe

  • Reply Jooleata December 24, 2014 at 7:48 am

    So beautiful, and worths album for reminiscing memories. πŸ˜€

    • Reply Che-Cheh December 24, 2014 at 7:32 pm

      Hi Jooleata, thank you. πŸ™‚
      I’m sure to keep this photobook for many many years.

  • Reply Constance Ant December 24, 2014 at 8:27 am

    ya… the cover photo is so breathtaking! as well as the photos inside!!
    i have only tried photobooking once.. bought the deal via groupon as well, and it turned out quite good, for the money i paid la πŸ™‚

    • Reply Che-Cheh December 24, 2014 at 7:33 pm

      Hi Ant, Thank you. Glad you’re satisfied with the quality of your photobook.

  • Reply foongpc December 24, 2014 at 12:40 pm

    Nice cover photo! Makes me want to open the photo book and browse the photos inside!

    • Reply Che-Cheh December 24, 2014 at 7:34 pm

      Hi Foong, Thank you. πŸ™‚

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