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5×7 picture frames

A 5×7 picture frame is designed for today’s photos, the size 5×7 relating to the size of the window in the mount card and not the frame size. The overall frame size will depend on the width of the surrounding mount card. Why not drop by to discuss your framing requirements and see how your […]

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How to measure a photo correctly

This is how you calculate the overall measurements of a frame. A simple guide for measuring a photo. Lay your picture on a flat work surface and check it is square with a set square. Measure both the parallel and vertical sides and take the shortest measurement as your picture size. To get the final […]

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Picture hanging system

Camframe can supply all frame hanging hooks and screws, wire and cord and advise on all picture hanging methods and systems.

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Cheap picture frames

A picture frame is a decorative surround edge, usually made of wood that is used to present and protect artworks. Together with the mount and glass, it protects artworks from environmental damage. Examples of environmental damage are acid, damp, and light. Artworks stored under normal humidity conditions, away from light, and separated by acid-free paper […]

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Black picture frames

Black picture frames are multi-purpose picture¬†frame. Manufactured in a range of finishes and widths, from high gloss finishes to mat finishes, they are suited to framing black and white photographs, certificates and holiday snaps. Perhaps the most pleasing on the eye is a plain wood moulding stained black and given a coat of wax. This […]

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Ornate picture frames

Ornate picture frames surround most paintings hanging in museums, but today they are often used to frame landscapes and family photos. Rarely, however, to frame modern works of art! Known as swept frames they are manufactured in many sizes by specialist frame makers but standard sizes can also be easily sourced. Often works of art […]

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Framed pictures uk

Looking to have a picture framed in the UK? I have just checked the prices for ordering a simple frame online. I made an order for a A4 frame in a simple white frame. Excluding VAT and delivery it came out at 45 UK pounds!!! Arguuueee!!! To save money why not visit a local picture […]

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Picture frame sizes

Picture frames for sale online or in store are produced in a variety of standard picture frame sizes. These frames usually include a mount. The aperture of the mount is designed to fit standard photo sizes. Standard sizes for A sized frames. A4 is standard writing paper size. Usually certificates are printed to this size […]

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Square picture frames UK

Even if your picture is square the picture framer will add an extra 5 mil to the width of the mount card at bottom of the picture. This is a common practice to stop the picture from optically appearing as if it were falling towards the viewer and to compensate for any imprecision in the […]

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Ready frame places in Cambridge

Looking for ready frames in Cambridge? Look no further. At Camframe we offer a comprehensive ready frame service ideal for individual frames and bulk framing jobs. Our ready frame service includes the following. Ready frames Bespoke framing A2 poster frames A1 poster frames Wooden poster frames Black, white, grey and silver ready frames Just give […]