How To Make A Picture Frame At Home

Picture frames can be quite expensive for something that simple. Why purchase something when you can easily build it at home and proudly display your photographs, painting in them. Here are some inspections to keep you occupied this weekend.

The materials needed

If you intend to make a frame to house family portraits in Christchurch, then choose a wood shape that fits the size of the domestic portraits. For the type of wood used, it is recommended to use hardwood for the frame. You also need to purchase wood glue, glass and either thicker or longer nails or thinner and shorter nails depending on the size of the frame.

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The instructions

Measure the width and the length of the article and add the multiple of two of the width of the frame and also of the gap between the frame and the portrait to the measured length and width of the article separately to find the required length of wood needed to cut for the frame. Start cutting pieces of the frame according to measurements calculated. Accuracy is crucial at this stage to obtain a proper fit for the frame. After cutting pieces, accurately cut the end of the pieces to an exact 45° angle with a mitre saw so that the pieces of the frame can fit together properly.

You need to create a frame rebate to hold the glass in place. You can do this by either carving a lip to the back of the frame or by attaching a smaller secondary frame to the first one. You can also optionally paint your frame by either spray painting, or by applying a stain coat. If you choose to use a stain coat then it is wise to choose a stain coat very similar to ones already used by your picture frames by testing it on a piece of the same wood you’re making the picture frame from. After painting, allow the wood to properly dry. When the prices of the frame are properly dried, place them firmly together to make a tight fit and apply wood glue to the corners connecting the pieces of the frame and make sure that they are firmly held in place until properly dried.

After this step hammer a nail on to one side of the frame to hold the two pieces of the frame together at the corner. Repeat this step to one side of all the corners of the frame. Place the glass inside of the frame followed by the picture, which should be held in place by adding glazier’s points added to the back of the frame.

Some Memories Never Fade

We all have days like, the graduation, the sweet sixteen party, the eighteenth birthday going legal, the first travelling experience on your own, the first date, the day you got proposed, the day you put a ring on them and many other days that truly touch your mind and soul. These days can be very unique and special for us that we only get to live in it once in our entire lifetime and although we can organize such an event, it won’t be possible to get the moment of all the first times and special reasons that were behind them.

We sometimes may wish how amazing it is to have these special moments not only captured as photographs but also in the form of live videos that can be watched whenever we want. Even after years after the moment, these will make it possible for you to move back in time in reliving such great memories. This is one reason pre wedding photos fantastic idea to plan ahead plays a very big role in an event like that. People get into marriage hoping that it would last a life time and forever more and such lasting events need lasting memories to be looked into.

There can be so many of us who think that spending so much for photography or videos is actually insane and useless but it takes a while for them to realize how great it is to have hired a professional person for the job to make it all worthwhile. Here you go with some great valid reasons as to why you should be hiring a professional for this.

¨       Audio

The one main reason will be that the sounds and quality of the audio wouldn’t be that effective with the background noises. Even if you take a really good camera, the audio effects and balancing varies and it will only work perfectly in the hands of a professional unless otherwise you got professional skills.

¨       Video

The professional videographers have special equipment that has a good blend of temperature tones and saturation, contrast and focusing. Sometimes when you try to take photos or record videos from other’s cameras you might have realized how out of focus it is till the end of the recording. Imagine someone ruining a perfect moment capturing in wedding photography at JS Photography.  How will they feel? Knowing that the moment cannot be brought back to life, it will be very irritating.

¨       360o

These ceremonies are usually very eventful and there will be many things happening one after the other and if you had a friend taking photos of you, the most important photos will completely go off the hook so in order to give a 360 coverage overview, it’s better to have 2 to 3 professional photographers to capture these.

These are some of the essential reasons why you should have a professional as some memories are never meant to fade.