Easily Print Your Instagram Photos From Home

Carousel FREE PRINTABLES
5 Tips to Print your Instagram Photos from Home
Comments Off on Easily Print Your Instagram Photos From Home

Who else out there has an overflowing camera roll and next to no printed out photos in their home? Guilty! What if I told you you could easily print these photos and Print Instagram photos at your house.

This week I had the pleasure of trying out a product from Canon Canada and I am hooked on how easy it was to set up and print high quality photos right from my computer desk. To be honest at first I was a little bit daunted by the thought about setting up a new printer and downloading the software to get it all set up, I just wanted to print. To my surprise after plugging in, turning on and simply going file print… it worked! Now doesn’t that seem easy.

5 Tips to Print your Instagram Photos from Home

The Canon Selphy CP 1200 is a compact printer perfect for any home office, big or small. You can easily transport it from one room to the next and the set up is brainless (I didn’t use a manual). If you are a computer/color nerd like myself you would love watching the printer at work as you can see it printing each CMYK color step by step (as shown below). If you are printing regular photos you can set up the printer to have a border or not, or if you want to just print Instagram photos you can trim the edges and have perfectly sized Instaprinted squares.

How to Easily Print Instagram Photos from Home with Canan Selphy CP1200How to Easily Print Instagram Photos from Home with Canan Selphy CP1200How to Easily Print Instagram Photos from Home with Canan Selphy CP1200

As easy as this all sounds, the first go didn’t quite turn out as I wanted, the photo was too small and a bit cut off when it printed it out so I knew I had to change some settings first to make it perfect. To help you get the best results your first go ahead I have listed 5 tips below for how to print Instagram photos from your house.

5 Tips to Easily Print Instagram Photos from Home

1. Yes the printer is set up with wifi and you can print from your phone, however I found it easier to print from my computer, so if you are looking for the easiest route I would suggest using the computer.

2. Save time by choosing the Instagram photos you want to print all at once, instead of printing one, choosing the next, picking one… you get the idea… This is the way I started and it works a lot quicker if you save them all and print in one batch as you can also save time but not having to reset the printer settings for each print job.

3. When choosing your photos from Instagram make sure that they are good quality photos to start with. If you uploaded a blurry photo to Instagram and want to print that… the printer isn’t magic, it is going to look like what it looks like on Instagram.

4. When selecting file print a printer setting box will pop up. Within the printer options change size to postcard borderless. This will allow your image to go directly to the outside edge of the printer paper, allowing you to have to trim two sides of the printed image rather then all four sides. Also within the options change from Scale to Fit to Scale and then insert the percentage to scale, I did 50%. I would do one image first to test out your settings and make sure that it turned out how you like it before you go ahead with more copies.

5. Use a straight edge or at home cutting board to get the best cutting results for perfectly square images. Get creative with them, add them to a book, I am using my printed images for my Mushybooks baby book and am sure that there are lots more other great projects that can be DIY’ed with your awesome new printed Instagram images.

If you don’t already own a Canon Canada home printer you can purchase the Canon Selphy CP 1200 printer from their online store, (avaliable in both black and white).

5 Tips To Print Instagram Images From Home


Thank you to Canon Canada for partnering with me on this post.
A printer was sent for review for a limited time in order to test the product and write this post,
please note that all views and opinions are my own

 

«

»

Instagram

  • “Friendly reminder that “doing your best” does not mean working yourself to the point of mental breakdown.”⠀
⠀
— Quote author unknown⠀
⠀
Took a little break off social & all other types of work this weekend and it felt good for the soul. I love what I do but I also love my family, friends, nature... you get the idea. Finding more of a balance in all the things I love has felt the most rewarding lately.
  • On this holy day may his light guide your path and may his love grace your heart. What’s more, may his sacrifice strengthen your soul, Good Friday. — Unknown
.
.
.
#easterquote #whpvibes #goodfriday #happyeaster #letterboardquotes
  • I’m really glad we “didn’t wait til they were older” before getting a puppy.
  • Just admiring my tanned ankles
  • This weekend we were invited to go visit the Easter Bunny. I knew the girls would be excited about it, but I didn’t realize HOW EXCITED, until we got there. They were hopping around, giving hugs and high fives and sneaking into the chocolate basket.⁣⠀
⁣⠀
#sponsored⁣⠀
⁣⠀
@shopwillowbrook has the Easter bunny visiting everyday, up until April 21st. The experience is complimentary and if you are interested in having a photo taken packages start at $19.99. Have you ever been to visit the Easter Bunny with your children? ⁣⠀
⁣⠀
As we left the cookie decorating station Evelyn said, “Mom... I’m going to miss the Easter bunny.” ⁣⠀
⁣⠀
#WhimsicalWillowbrook #ShopWillowbrook #EasterAtWillowbrook ⁣⠀
  • When I think about my childhood, bike riding is one of the first things that comes to mind. Spring and summer days we were always cruising down the streets with my sisters or making makeshift jumps from random pieces of wood.⁣
⁣
Soooo pumped to have all the kids on a bike this year and finalllllyyyyy getting a bike for myself so that we can create some of those same memories with our kids.⁣
⁣
All the gear came from @canadiantire, bikes, helmets and I even those colourful beads for the spokes to make noise as they peddle. Did you have those as a kid too? #sponsored #CanadasFunStore
.
.
.
Photo @juliechristinephotography
Show Buttons
Hide Buttons