Photo book features

Explore our photo book features to find the perfect format for your project.

Our Photo books

Follow our simple steps below to find out the price of your book and how to create it.

Frequently asked questions

  • Delivery costs

    All prices are given in GBP (£) and include VAT but not postage and packaging.

    For standard sized photo book delivered within the UK, P&P costs £4.99 for the first book plus £1.50 per additional photo book included in the same order. For large sized photo book delivered within the UK, P&P costs £5.99 for the first book plus £2.00 per additional photo book included in the same order.

  • Turnaround times

    Turnaround times vary depending on the book format.

    Production and delivery to the UK is within 10-12 working days for all large landscape books, large portrait books and all photographic paper books. The turnaround time for all other books is 7-10 working days.

    European orders please allow an additional four to five working days. For delivery outside Europe please allow an additional five to eight working days for delivery time.

  • Rewards

    Every time you order photo books, calendars or wall art, you’ll automatically earn Bob Rewards points – you get 4 points for each £1 spent. Each point is worth 1p and when you collect enough points, you can redeem them for a voucher to use towards subsequent orders.

  • Volume discounts

    We offer discount on orders of five or more photo books in the same order. The following discounts will be applied automatically when placing your order.

    If you'd like to discuss your large volume order, please feel free to contact us on

    *Please note that the photo books must be the exact same format and ordered at the same time to receive the volume discounts.

    Quantity % off
    5 - 9 3%
    10 - 19 5%
    20 - 49 7%
    50 - 99 10%
    100 + 13%

Self-publishing made easy

Once you’ve created and ordered your own Bob Book you can publish your book in the online Bob Bookshop.  Share your books with family and friends only or make it public for the world to see.  You can even add your own Author mark up and earn from your sales. Enter our Book of the Month competition to be in with a chance of winning some top prizes.

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Presentation Boxes

When you order through the Bob Designer software, you can order presentation boxes along with your photobooks. The boxes are available for all book sizes except small landscape and square.

The presentation boxes are made of 2mm thick board covered with black linen fabric. They have a dual magnet closure and a red ribbon open tab.

Prices from £10.99

Presentation boxes can also be ordered individually here.


Paper Swatches

Bob Books has six different paper types to choose from for your photo book. Order a paper swatch pack and you'll get to feel which one is right for your next project.

The swatch packs cost £5, but with your sample pack, you will receive a £10 worth of Bob Rewards points.

Order your Paper Swatch Pack here

New Cover Highlights

If you create your book in the Bob Designer Desktop software, you now have the option of adding gold, silver or gloss highlights to the text on your front and back cover.

All covers with highlighted text will have a matte finish.

Please note that all books with text highlights have a turnaround time of 10-12 days and text on the spine cannot be highlighted.