Photobook Specs

Four types of Mags Inc. photobooks!
2 types for Binding type; "Magazine type" (Saddle Stitched) is just like a catalog, which can be made freely. "Book type" (Adhesive Binding) is authentic style, which has 28 pages and is excellent for a long-term storage. We have 2 types for printings; "Standard Printing" more reasonable and faster, "Premium Printing" improved printing quality and durability.
Choose according to your needs and budget.
All of them comes with a clear book cover!
Magazine Type (Saddle Stitching)

It's a bookbinding method that is stapled in the middle, which makes it look like a pamphlet. There are 8 to 16 pages, and you can even make one with a small number of photos.
The Magazine Type has many fun templates such as a famous magazine style, graduation album style, and birthday card style.It is perfect to give as a small gift.
Since it can be widely spread, it is also recommended to be used as a work sample or catalog.

Book Type(Perfect Binding)

Wireless binding is an authentic binding made by covering the main text with a cover without using things such as threads or wires, with the back glued using an adhesive, and is excellent for storability.
There are 28 pages, plenty of photos that can be arranged, and it's perfect for an album filled with important memories.
In addition to the template for an exclusive photo arrangement, the Book Type also has a cute design that fits perfectly for your child's growth record, and a design with a formal style that can be used for celebrations such as weddings.
→ 365+ templates

Standard Printing
We use a CMYK formula for printing.
It is more reasonable and faster to create a photo book than Premium Printing.
Premium Printing

Adopted 7-color dye inks by adding Photo Cyan, Photo Magenta, and Gray to the 4 basic printing colors CMYK.
This photobook is high-quality, made with an upgraded image quality and storability. It is luxurious when completed and is perfect for a gift.
→ High-quality version Premium Photobook

Specs: Magazine Type (Saddle Stitching) - Standard Printing

SizeA5 size 14.8cm X 21.0cm
B5 size 18.2cm X 25.7cm
Number of Pages8/12/16/20/24 pages(depend on the template)
Paper Quality: Cover Cast coated paper 160g
Paper Quality: Interior Paper POD gloss coated paper 128g
(High-quality coated sparkling white paper with high gloss and soft touch.)
Printing4-color printing
FinishSoft Cover/Full-color
with a clear book cover!
BindingSaddle-stitched (stapled in the middle of photo book)
Price A5 size JPY 500-600 (US$4-5) per book + shipping cost
B5 size JPY 680-780 (US$6-7) per book + shipping cost
* Free shipping on 3 and more books via Airmail!
* See here for affrordable Quantity Discount

Specs: Magazine Type (Saddle Stitching) - Premium Printing  new!

SizeA5 size 14.8cm X 21.0cm
B5 size 18.2cm X 25.7cm
Number of Pages8/12/16 pages(depend on the template)
Paper Quality: Cover Satin Paper
Cannon Semi-Gloss Paper, showing gentle texture with a matte finish.
Paper Quality: Interior Paper Satin Paper
Cannon Semi-Gloss Paper, showing gentle texture with a matte finish.
Printing7-color printing/Canon's business printers DreamLabo 5000
FinishFull-color
with a clear book cover!
BindingSaddle-stitched (stapled in the middle of photo book)
Price A5 size JPY 980-1,180 per book + shipping cost
B5 size JPY 1,280-1,480 per book + shipping cost
* Free shipping on 3 and more books via Airmail!
* See here for affrordable Quantity Discount

Specs: Book Type(Perfect Binding) - Standard Printing

SizeA5 size 14.8cm X 21.0cm
B5 size 18.2cm X 25.7cm
Number of Pages28 pages
Paper Quality: Cover High quality white paperboard (Both-surface coated paper) 260g
Glossy or Matte Laminated
Paper quality: Interior Paper POD gloss coated paper 128g
(High-quality coated sparkling white paper with high gloss and soft touch.)
Printing4-color printing
FinishSoft Cover (Laminated) /Full-color
with a clear book cover!
BindingPerfect Binding (Pages are glued to the cover)
Price A5 size JPY 980 (US$8.0) per book + shipping cost
B5 size JPY 1,380 (US$11.5) per book + shipping cost
* Free shipping on 3 and more books via Airmail!
* See here for affrordable Quantity Discount

Specs: Book Type(Perfect Binding) - Premium Printing

SizeA5 size 14.8cm X 21.0cm
B5 size 18.2cm X 25.7cm
Number of Pages28 pages
Paper Quality: Cover Fine surface gloss raster
(Canon's semi-glossy thick-mouth-type paper, which brings out a calm texture with a delicate unevenness)
Paper quality: Interior Paper Fine surface gloss raster
(Canon's semi-glossy thick-mouth-type paper, which brings out a calm texture with a delicate unevenness)
Printing7-color printing/Canon's business printers DreamLabo 5000
FinishSoft Cover/Full-color
with a clear book cover!
BindingPerfect Binding (Pages are glued to the cover)
Price A5 size JPY 1,980 per book + shipping cost
B5 size JPY 2,680 per book + shipping cost
* Free shipping on 3 and more books via Airmail!
* See here for affrordable Quantity Discount

NOTE:

  • Depending on the template, the bookbinding type will be selected.A photobook made from the Magazine Type template can't be bound as a Book Type.
  • The number of pages is fixed by the template.