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Photo shows how to display family photos in a hallway on "floating" panels of plywood covered with velvet. Est. cost: $43.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1972 (v.50#7) pg. 76

How to make a wall-hung montage of family photographs.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1978 (v.56#7) pg. 34

Family photo galleries. Four ways to display photos on your walls.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1998 (v.76#7) pg. 19

Tip suggests a way to display photos on a kitchen soffit.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Aug 1999 (v.77#8) pg. 49

Show off your photos. Ideas for displaying photographs.
BOYS' LIFE Aug 1982 (v.72#8) pg. 64

Action photo display. Make your sports pictures come to life by cutting out the figure, attaching to a piece of thin plywood, and placing the resulting silhouette on a supporting base.
BOYS' LIFE Dec 1990 (v.80#12) pg. 74

David Vestal's Book of Craft. Chapter 21. What to do with your pictures. Tips on displaying, exhibiting, publishing, etc.
CAMERA 35 Aug-Sep 1974 (v.18#6) pg. 62

How to make the "tri-plane" constructions of Bob Fisher. Consists of photographs with cutouts, behind which are mounted other photographs, possibly with additional cutouts, etc. Creates a multi-dimensional effect.
CAMERA 35 May 1978 (v.23#4) pg. 34

Print matting and display. A professional framer's point of view.

When is gray not gray? Color printing and how we see. How our perception of color prints are affected by the light in which they are viewed.

Mount photos of people on pieces of wood, cut to shape of the persons profile or outline, add a dowel handle and you have a "photo pop". This lollipop-shaped gadget is a unique way to display pictures of people.
DARKROOM PHOTOGRAPHY Mar-Apr 1979 (v.1#1) pg. 35

Getting hung. Part 1. Tips on getting your photographic prints displayed in public places which may help your status as a photographer.
DARKROOM PHOTOGRAPHY Oct 1980 (v.2#6) pg. 72

Getting hung. Part 2. Organizing and setting up your own photographic exhibition can be easier than you think.
DARKROOM PHOTOGRAPHY Nov 1980 (v.2#7) pg. 58

Use grooved wood molding attached to a wall to display mounted prints. Allows the prints to be changed easily.
DARKROOM PHOTOGRAPHY Jan-Feb 1984 (v.6#1) pg. 84

Alternative spaces. Hanging your photographic work off the beaten path. Ideas for photographers when looking for exhibit sites.
DARKROOM PHOTOGRAPHY Jul-Aug 1986 (v.8#4) pg. 52

The Zen system. The presentation. Showing your work with style. Tips on displaying your black-and-white prints.
DARKROOM PHOTOGRAPHY Nov 1989 (v.11#11) pg. 54

Twelve ideas on how to use shapshots and enlarged photographs in decorating.
FAMILY CIRCLE Jan 9 1978 (v.91#1) pg. 86

Four pages of ideas on how to decorate using family photographs.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO #7 Fall 1977 (v.2#3) pg. 55

Double-image pictures. Cut two photographs into narrow strips and mount them on triangular strips of wood. Then, depending upon angle of view, you can see two different pictures.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Nov-Dec 1981 (v.6#6) pg. 10

A portfolio of photo exhibit ideas. Suggestions for unique display ideas.
INDUSTRIAL PHOTOGRAPHY Jun 1974 (v.23#6) pg. 18

Designing multi-image display panels. Step-by-step guide can help develop the sense of graphics needed to display color or B&W pictures with or without text.
INDUSTRIAL PHOTOGRAPHY Jan 1975 (v.24#1) pg. 20

Designing color visuals for traveling displays, some practical considerations. Tips on designing collapsible and portable display panels for photographs, selecting the photographs and mounting them onto the panels.
INDUSTRIAL PHOTOGRAPHY Jan 1979 (v.28#1) pg. 50

Make a visual statement. Seven steps to creating a photographic display with a message.
INDUSTRIAL PHOTOGRAPHY Sep 1986 (v.35#9) pg. 34

Display your pictures by binding them into hard-cover picture books. Tips on mounting 8"x10" prints back to back using mounting tissue to form pages for the book.
MODERN PHOTOGRAPHY Jul 1972 (v.36#7) pg. 42

Tip: Attach photo prints to lightweight mat board and then display them on a wall using pushpins for support.
MODERN PHOTOGRAPHY Apr 1979 (v.43#4) pg. 134

Photographic gifts include (1) Ornamental pictures framed in wooden curtain rod rings, (2) Personalized picture book, (3) Photo placemats.
MODERN PHOTOGRAPHY Feb 1982 (v.46#2) pg. 92

Show and sell. Tips on finding alternative galleries to display your photographs.
MODERN PHOTOGRAPHY Dec 1988 (v.52#12) pg. 18

Photometry for image composition and analysis. A scientific look at the illumination levels required for critical viewing of photographic prints.
PHOTO ELECTRONIC IMAGING Apr 1997 (v.40#4) pg. 47

The do's and don'ts of photographic layout in books and magazines.
PHOTO TECHNIQUES Mar-Apr 1998 (v.19#2) pg. 14

Decorating with your own photographs. How large color pictures, made from your own photographs, can be used in decorating your home.
PHOTOGRAPHIC Apr 1978 (v.6#12) pg. 76

Make simple Christmas gifts using photographic snapshots. Includes greeting cards, photo memory box, photo montage table, photo planter, photo memo pad and photo place mat.
PHOTOGRAPHIC Dec 1978 (v.7#8) pg. 65

Make a photograph display panel consisting of five picture frames mounted on a piece of paneling and surrounded by a frame. One side of each picture frame is removable so that the pictures may be changed.
PHOTOGRAPHIC Jan 1980 (v.8#9) pg. 85

How to get your photographs displayed in galleries. Some tips.
PHOTOGRAPHIC Feb 1984 (v.12#10) pg. 34

Your first big photo exhibit. Making it happen and making sure it won't be your last.
PHOTOGRAPHIC Sep 1986 (v.15#5) pg. 56

How to make photographic "blockheads". A wooden cube (8"x8") features front, back, and side shots of a person's head pasted on the sides and a fur "hair piece" on the top.
PHOTOGRAPHIC Dec 1987 (v.16#8) pg. 80

Photo plaques. How to mount photographs on decorative wooden plaques.
PHOTOGRAPHIC Mar 1988 (v.16#11) pg. 66

Photo fun for the holidays. (1) Photo gifts and decorations you can make. (2) Hints for taking successful holiday photos.
PHOTOGRAPHIC Dec 1991 (v.20#8) pg. 68

How to make a montage from a collection of small photographs.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1969 (v.132#5) pg. 144

How to mount snapshots on blocks of wood to create a 3-D photo display.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1970 (v.134#6) pg. 134

How to construct a three-panel folding screen that serves as both a room divider and a display for photographs.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1973 (v.140#6) pg. 48

Set up a home photo gallery to display your prints.
POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY Sep 1968 (v.63#3) pg. 52

Cutting photo prints into circles, stars, arrows, and other shapes to create interesting displays, especially when mounted in and on unusual places.
POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY Mar 1972 (v.70#3) pg. 56

How to show your photographic prints correctly.
POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY Jun 1976 (v.78#6) pg. 30

Some easy but effective ways of displaying your prints.
POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY Jun 1979 (v.84#6) pg. 26

Tips on putting together a photo notebook which includes written notes about each of the photos displayed.
POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY Jun 1984 (v.91#6) pg. 18

Ideas for "open display" of b&w photos. Tips on ways to display mounted prints without the need for frames or glass.
POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY Nov 1984 (v.91#11) pg. 83

Photograph of an ordinary object (firealarm box, battery, bus, ...) features a door or some other panel which can be opened revealing a second photograph which relates in a humorous manner.
POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY Sep 1994 (v.58#9) pg. 30

Mount photos on plywood scraps. Attach print with varnish, then trim block to size. Finish off with a clear finish like lacquer.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jun 1975 (v.206#6) pg. 124

Cube-shaped boxes of plywood, with open tops and bottoms, are attached one on top of another in an off-center pattern. This mobile is then attached to the ceiling. The sides of the cubes are a good place to display photographs.
POPULAR SCIENCE Apr 1976 (v.208#4) pg. 158

Display snapshots by taping them to the back of long strips of clear acrylic which are then supported by wooden tracks attached to the wall.
POPULAR SCIENCE May 1985 (v.226#5) pg. 44

Photo screen. A large three-panel wooden folding screen is trimmed with 17 picture frames in various sizes and orientations (depending on the photos you want to display).
POPULAR WOODWORKING #107 Mar 1999 (v.19#1) pg. 56

A painless approach to exhibiting a professional photographer's work. Tips on acquiring exhibit space.
PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER #2183 Apr 1994 (v.121) pg. 64

Tip on preparing large photographic prints for use in booths during trade shows or other expositions so that they can be easily shipped, hung, repositioned, etc. The "secret" lies in the use of "Velcro" hooktape.
RANGEFINDER Jun 1990 (v.39#6) pg. 58

Presentation. Choosing your albums, frames, and mounts carefully.
SHUTTERBUG #334 Jul 1998 (v.27#9) pg. 290

Two ideas for displaying photographs of children so the changes from year to year are easily seen.
SUNSET Feb 1978 (v.160#2) pg. 102

How to make a composite picture of a family that can't get together for a photo. Prints of individuals or groups are cut and mounted together.
SUNSET Dec 1978 (v.161#6) pg. 102

Make family picture books from photographs. Use for gifts or to display your photos. Make different books for different themes.
SUNSET Dec 1981 (v.167#6) pg. 102

3-D fun with photo cutouts. Attach photos to acrylic plastic, jigsaw out to profile, and mount on a plastic base.
SUNSET Dec 1983 (v.171#6) pg. 118

A wall of family photographs. Tips on creating an expandable display of nostalgic photos.
SUNSET Nov 1990 (v.185#5) pg. 110

Quilts with photographic memories. How to use a color laser photocopier and heat transfer paper to reproduce treasured family photos in fabric form and make them the center of quilt blocks.
THREADS #49 Oct-Nov 1993 pg. 40
Added Info THREADS #50 Dec 1993-Jan 1994 pg. 6
Added Info THREADS #51 Feb-Mar 1994 pg. 6

Tips on unusual ways to display snapshots. Includes a memorabilia box, muffin pan display, box lids displays and a plastic cube mobile.
WOMAN'S DAY Nov 22 1979 (v.43#3) pg. 56, 190

Frame photos fast: Easy alternatives to stuffing snapshots away in a drawer.
WOMAN'S DAY Sep 11 1984 (v.47#15) pg. 26

How to make a 32"x40" photo mural from 8x10 prints.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1972 (v.28#4) pg. 44

Photographs of pets are mounted to blocks of wood and cut to the outline of the pet to make free-standing pictures.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1976 (v.32#6) pg. 20

Tip shows how to make a group picture frame that permits displaying several different photos or snapshots.
WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1978 (v.34#5) pg. 32