Photo Book Binding Solution - Now Anyone can make it!
Applying a modern edge to a centuries old craft.
PhotosLIVE is 100% Australian Owned and produces standard or specialty hardcovers
/ photobooks / presentation books that will become a lasting treasure with that unmistakable oldeworlde character … too sumptuous to imagine.
Our cover choices are unlimited and can be customised to suit specific applications including library style hand crafted covers.
PhotosLIVE offers an extensive range of hard covers to suit every need – from standard buckrams, linen and special occasion covers to the most beautiful handcrafted leathers in combination with themed paper imaging and hand tooled goatskin.
Covers are available either directly from PhotosLIVE or full cover making equipment can be supplied including full training.
How PhotosLIVE Works
PhotosLIVE incorporates traditional skills into a product of today and allows ANYONE with a digital printer to produce high quality photo books. The PhotosLIVE system comprises a range of special covers with two simple desktop machines – DuoStitch and DuoBind which replicate traditional techniques of bookbinding putting the power of hard case binding into the hands of digital printers, photo shops and print rooms.
Quality Book Binding in just 15 seconds!
New 2nd generation Duobind Available NOW!!
Discover 5 second binding - Using DuoBind Pro and DuoStitch Pro
The custom developed software to meet the demanding needs of the photobook industry with the state of the art technology, features and effects to design the entire photo book in quick and easy steps. We can tailor design to suit your organisation.
We have high quality duplex colour laser printer printing at a speed of 5.5 pages per minutes duplex all under $10,000.
Purchase our range of hard covers at a fraction of the cost.
Make your own hard covers the hard cover case making equipment PL950C.
Case Making Equipment - PL950C
The PL950C case making table incorporates light table with suction assistance. Also, included are corner cutter and automatic edge folder for folding edges automatically. In a relatively short time, you can produce high-quality hard covers in a wide variety of formats.
Centre Positioning & Suction Table Exchangeable spine guide
Electric Edge Folder Corner Cutter
980 x 466mm
Cover Size Max.
Spine guide width
3mm, 8mm, or 10mm
Mobile Floor Stand
Cover Gluing Machine - PL500
The PL500 cover gluing machine is simple to operate. It has a tank you fill with latex adhesive (cold adhesive). The adhesive is spread automatically evenly over steel rollers (you can control the amount of adhesive).
The Twin rollers on the top transport the sheet through the machine where the adhesive is apllied to the bottom of the sheet. The amount of adhesive applied to each sheet and the transport speeds are controlled by the operator.