Internet print service
Boots have announced their Internet print service from Fuji Photo Film (UK).
The service is available at www.wellbeing.com
and allows you to order reprints and enlargements of digital images up to 10"
x 15" which will be delivered direct to your door - and offers the same
high quality as you would get in store.
At the heart of the service is Boots' Image Viewer software. The software can
be downloaded from www.wellbeing.com/bootsphoto
or is available if you have your film developed at Boots and your images saved
to CD. It recognises a variety of file formats, including jpegs, tifs and bmps
and allows you to print anything from a single image at 6" x 4" to
a range of shots at different sizes. It also offers an easy way to keep photographs
organised with a system which allows you to create your own virtual albums.
Photo makeover service
Boots, supported by Fujifilm, have announced the Boots Photo Makever service
- a user-friendly kiosk in over 250 of its high street stores, which allows
you to get the perfect image from a digital original or scanned print.
The kiosks feature the latest in cutting edge technology from Fujifilm but
with touch screen controls that area easy to use by even the most technophobic!
Just take along your CD, Zip Disk, Floppy Disk, Compact Flash or SmartMedia
card or original print to the kiosk - and follow the instructions on screen.
You can use the Boots Photo Makeover service to copy prints from a print, edit
your iamge to remove red eye, adjust colours, zoom and crop or order enlargements.
You can even change a colour picture to sepia or black and white - excellent
for wedding photographs or other special occasions.
In addition to tweaking your shots, from February 2003, you will also be able
to add a range of overlays such as borders and frames to create an original
Prices start from £1.49 for a 6"x4" print, call 0845 070 8090
to find your nearest Boots store offering the Photo Makeover Service.