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for Web Browsers

  • PhotoWeb
  • BusinessWeb
  • PhotoWeb

    Create and Order Photo and Other Print Products Online

    With our PhotoWeb solution you get outstanding ease-of-use, platform independence and full-featured functionality with desktop-like feeling – guaranteeing the best order experience under all circumstances.

    We use the latest HTML5 technology combined with our own sophisticated technologies to create this powerful online solution that can be used as a standalone web shop or seamlessly integrated into your existing web shop or website.

    Web Based

    PhotoWeb is immediately accessible via Web Browsers from anywhere at any time over the Internet. The application is developed for all major browsers like Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Apple Safari and therefore does not require download of any software to your PC.

    Unparalleled Usability and Ease of Use

    First time visitors to your customized web shop will be pleasantly surprised by its simplicity and joy-of-use. This truly unique user experience helps build customer loyalty and repeat business.

    A big benefit is the ability to start designing a photo product immediately - no upfront log ins or image uploads are necessary. The user can very easily select images from the local or various connected cloud storages and place them via drag and drop onto the chosen product.

    Using the Quick & Easy Photo Book Assistant your clients can streamline the photo book ordering process by automatically producing a ready-to-order photo book within seconds. If they wish, the can however also use their creative juices and have fun manually adjusting photo frames and backgrounds, playing with layouts and alignments, or adding text with a favorite font and color.

    Maximum Flexibility Paired with Full Control

    For you as shop owner, PhotoWeb offers a maximum of flexibility by enabling you to update the complete front end of the shop yourself, optimize conversion by running A/B tests and even integrate plug ins. And by easily incorporating Web Analytics tools such as Google Analytics and combining these with order statistics that you can easily get out of the ip.labs administration tools, you have full control of your Web Shop and can permanently optimize and improve.

    PDF upload

    The latest version of our PhotoWeb offers the option to use PDF files to directly create photo and other print products onlines. With the built-in validation (PDF PreFlight) of the PDF file, nothing can go wrong. Simply add the PDF directly to the shopping cart or work on the layout page by page - there are no limits!

    External Storage Interface

    Besides the ready-to-use platforms such as Facebook, Picasa, Flickr, Google+ or OneDrive (Sky-Drive) it is now also possible to integrate any external image database via an Interface provided by ip.labs - a feature that is used, for example, by Disneyland Paris, but is also much appreciated by event and school photographers.

    3rd Party Checkout

    By providing an external checkout API ip.labs makes it easily possible to combine already existing shopping carts and checkout processes with the PhotoWeb. All relevant order data such as products, prices, currency and even vouchers are passed through the API to be combined with other non-photo within a third party shopping basket.

    Key Features at a Glance:

    • Quick & Easy Photo Book Creator
    • No Prior Photo Uploads Required
    • Register and Log In at the End of the Order Workflow
    • Built on the Latest HTML5 Web Technologies
    • Easy Drag and Drop
    • Full flexibility to design front end and even integrated plugins
    • PDF Upload supported
    • External storage interface to access your image base
    • Integration with third part Checkout possible
    • Comes with full set of themes, cliparts and backgrounds.
    • Comes with full back office functionality
    • Fully hosted solution - comes with 24/7 Serviced Server Infrastructure
    • Support and account management included

    BusinessWeb: Your Professional Online Solution for Web-to-Print

    ip.labs has the online answer for your company's printing needs and for the commercial printing service provider in the ever changing digital printing market.

    Building upon our experience as a leader in the online photo business, our fully automated web to print solution offers B2B and B2C expansion opportunities supporting all kinds of printed products from business cards all the way to large format printing. Simplify and expand your ability to generate and process professional printing jobs, handlie pricing and shipping arrangements, and track and manage the order throughtought the process with our comprehensive back office administration tools. We offer a user friendly system tailored to individual requirements. Your web-to-print shop will become a new source of profit.

    Variable Data for Mass Customization

    Personalize your marketing material by taking advantage of variable data support for text and images. This makes the our Web to Print Software the ideal solution for customized and personalized mass printing products such as business cards and brochures.

    PDF & CMYK

    By supprting PDF and the CMYK color model, we offer an interface for professional third part desktop publishing applications.

    Template design

    Creating and using design templates is easy and intuitive with the integrated template editor.

    Key Features at a Glance:

    • PDF & CMYK supported
    • Variable Data for Mass Customization
    • Roles, Budgets, Information Workflows
    • Easy Template design
    • Especially suitable for commercial printing
    • Comes with full back end modules (Admin, Production, Interfaces)
    • Fully hosted solution - comes with 24/7 Serviced Server Infrastructure
    • Support and account management included
    • Fully automated and scalable

Solutions

for Desktop

  • For WindowsXP • Vista • 7 • 8
  • For OS Xfrom 10.7.3
  • PhotoGenie Windows - Infinite Possibilities

    The most advanced photo ordering application on the market today, PhotoGenie is the all-in-one solution for your customers’ photo needs. It’s ideal for those who place high value on the performance and functionality of a desktop application and those who like to be independent from a permanent internet connection.

    Rock Solid and Market Proven

    Our award-winning application has been a market leader for many years, offering the utmost in reliability and quality. Tested and praised by specialists and laypersons alike, PhotoGenie offers the latest technological breakthroughs and social networking integrations all backed by our professional team of software engineers.

    Increased Loyalty and Order Value

    Continued high user satisfaction of the software makes PhotoGenie Windows the preferred choice for customers who want to create and order also more complex photo products on demand (e.g. photobooks). The installation of the software on the user's desktop further entices the frequent use. Further it gives the shop manager the option to maximize customers’ brand loyalty through promotional campaigns, coupons, gift certificates, and newsletters.

    Offline Usage

    Ideal for those who would like to work in an environment without a permanent internet connection. Optional downloads keep PhotoGenie dynamic and up-to-date.

    Image Organizer

    A powerful tool for organizing and managing photos, helping consumers handle the countless images spread over numerous folders on different storage devices. The Photo Manager has impressive capabilities: it groups images by event, person, or location; it offers an easy-to-use photo rating and key wording system; it can dynamically group photos in virtual albums.

    Now with enhanced photo book editor

    With the new ribbon concept, the editor of the latest PhotoGenie Windows 5.3 is now even easier to operate.

    Quick & Easy Photo Book Creation

    The Quick & Easy Photo Book Creator streamlines the photo book ordering process, making it as easy as 1-2-3 by automatically producing a ready-to-order photo book within seconds. Photos are selected, a theme is chosen, and a beautiful photo book is created and ready for the shopping basket. If further fine-tuning is desired, consumers can use their creative juices and have fun manually adjusting borders and backgrounds, playing with layouts and alignments, or adding text with a favorite font and color.

    3D Preview

    A stunning real-time and interactive visual experience for the user to enjoy their ready-to-order photo products as if in real life. Customers can flip through the pages of a photo book or take a 360° look around the product and even share their creations with their friends on Facebook.

    Key Features at a Glance:

    • Simple and intuitive
    • Integrated Image Organizer
    • Quick & Easy Photo Book Creator
    • Comes with full set of beatiful themes, layouts and cliparts
    • Enhanced Photo Book editor with Ribbon Concept
    • Offline Usage
    • Local or Cloud Storage
    • Interactive 3D Preview
    • 3D Photo Book on Facebook
    • Comes with full back end modules (Admin, Production, Interfaces)
    • Support and account management included

    PhotoGenie Cross for Mac (OSX)

    PhotoGenie X for Mac (OSX) represents a new member of a new family of cross-platform solutions from ip.labs and therefore bear an additional X for cross-platform.

    When developing the new solutions, the software engineers at ip.labs interacted even more intensely than before and developed a common program core for the various applications without neglecting the unique characteristics of each platform. As a result, the new applications provide, with the help of HTML5, the same strong features across the various platforms, and offer a uniform user experience.

    Easy & Intuitive

    Creating and ordering personalized photo books, greeting cards, calendars or greeting cards has never been more intuitive and fun an a Mac.

    Mac Like usability

    Special focus of our designers has been put on creating an app that has the Mac like look & feel.

    Offline Usage

    Ideal for those who would like to work in an environment without a permanent internet connection: The creation of personalized photo products (e.g. Photo Books) can be done fully offline. An internet connection ist only required for the initial installation (via Mac App Store), optional program updates and the final checkout process.

    Increased Loyalty

    The installation of the software on the user's desktop further entices the frequent use.

    Easy Access to Your Images

    The PGX Mac provides access to iPhoto albums and a function to select and use specific folders containing photos amongst other files. All photos of a selected folder or album are shown at the left side of the editor and wizard screens and can be used for ordering prints/posters or for designing a photo product. In addition to the workflow described above the user can add a folder on his local hard drive to the image selection by simply using Drag & Drop. Dragging a folder e.g. from the OS X desktop or finder application to the PGX Mac window will automatically add this folder as album to the photo source selection. If the customer uses a photo file instead of a complete folder the PGX Mac will add the complete folder, where the file is located in, in the same manner.

    Fully Equipped: Themes, Photo Book Wizard & Product Editor

    PhotoGenie X for Android Tablets comes fully equipped with beautiful themes and cliparts, with a photo book wizard to automatically create great photobooks and with an enhanced design editor for the ones who still would like to do some fine tuning or even the full design of the photo creation themselves.

    Special Attention for Your Brand

    Your App on the App Store

    Key Features at a Glance:

    • Easy and intuitive
    • Mac like usability
    • Comes with full set of beautiful themes, layouts and cliparts
    • Easy access to images on the device or on Social Networks (Facebook, FlickR, Picasa, One Drive and Google+)
    • Quick & Easy Photo Book Creator
    • Easy to use Photo Book editor with Ribbon Concept
    • Offline Usage (internet connection only needed for download of app, updates and checkout)
    • Increased Loyalty
    • Comes with full back end modules (Admin, Production, Interfaces)
    • Support and account management included
    • Can be downloaded via Mac App Store

Solutions

for Mobile Devices

  • For iOS
  • For Android
  • PhotoGenie Touch for iPad

    Easy & Intuitive


    PhotoGenie Touch for iPad is a fun and intuitive application that takes full advantage of the iPads convenience and versatility. As the name suggests, the user interface of the PGT iPad has particularly been optimized for touch-sensitive screens.
    Consumers can sit back and play with our software while having a snack at the nearest coffee shop or while lying down shortly before bedtime to enjoy the creative process of conceiving a photo product and sharing it with friends and family.

    Limitless Photoproducts

    The PhotoGenie Touch application is the ultimate solution for creating and ordering any type of photo products such as photo books, greeting cards, calendars, wall art as well as prints & posters in the mobile world. We make it fun and easy for your customers to order professional custom-designed photo books, greeting cards, calendars from their iPad.

    All Inclusive

    Our latest version of the PhotoGenie Touch for iPad comes fully equipped with beautiful themes and cliparts, with a photo book wizard to automatically create great photobooks and with an enhanced design editor for the ones who still would like to do some fine tuning or even the full design of the photo creation themselves.

    Special Attention for your Brand

    With the app being available on the App Store, you get additional brand awareness.

    Key Features at a Glance

    • Easy and intuitive
    • Comes with full set of beautiful themes, layouts and cliparts
    • Quick & Easy Photo Book Assistant
    • Easy to use Photo Book Editor (with new "Ribbon Concept")
    • Offline usage (internet connection only needed for download of app, updates and checkout)
    • Easy access to images on the device or on Social Networks (Facebook, FlickR, Picasa, One Drive, Google+)
    • Can be downloaded via Mac App Store
    • Increased loyalty from installation on device
    • Comes with full back end modules (Admin, Production, Interfaces)
    • Support and account management included

    PhotoGenie Cross
    for Android Tablets

    At Photokina 2014 ip.labs launches a strong new product:
    the PhotoGenie Cross for Android Tablets. It represents a member of a new family of cross-platform solutions from ip.labs and therefore bears the attribute "Cross" for cross-platform.

    Easy & Intuitive

    PhotoGenie Cross for Android Tablets is a fun and intuitive application that takes full advantage of an Android tablets convenience and versatility. Consumers can sit back and play with our software and enjoy the creative process of conceiving a photo product and sharing it with friends and family.

    Fully Equipped

    PhotoGenie Cross for Android Tablets comes fully equipped with beautiful themes and cliparts, with a photo book wizard to automatically create great photobooks and with an enhanced design editor for the ones who still would like to do some fine tuning or even the full design of the photo creation themselves.

    Limitless Photoproducts

    PhotoGenie Cross for Android is the ultimate solution for creating and ordering any type of photo products in the mobile world. We make it fun and easy for your customers to order professional custom-designed photo books, greeting cards, calendars, wall art, prints and posters directly from their Android tablet.

    Special Attention for your Brand

    With your app being available on Google Play, you get additional brand awareness and traffic.

    Key Features at a Glance

    • Easy and intuitive
    • Comes with full set of beautiful themes, layouts and cliparts
    • Easy access to images on the device or on Social Networks
      (Facebook, FlickR, Picasa, OneDrive, Google+)
    • Quick & Easy Photo Book Creator
    • Easy to use Photo Book editor with Ribbon Concept
    • Offline Usage
      (Internet connection only needed for download, updates & checkout)
    • Can be downloaded via Google Play
    • Increased loyalty from installation on device
    • Comes with full back end modules (Admin, Production, Interfaces)
    • Support and account management included

Theme Content

Fully Equipped

We understand that offering E-Commerce solutions without content is not enough to be successful in the print on demand business. Therefore all our applications come with a whole lot of great themes, cliparts and deco effects that will boost your sales.

Furthermore we provide you with the possibility to easily integrate your own created content resources for you to differentiate yourself further from your competitors.

Administration Tools

Content Management

  • Text content for our applications can be adjusted to customer preferences and translated into different languages with our Back Office tool.
  • Our PhotoWeb solution additionally offers you the flexibility to adjust the front end yourself and even integrate own plugins. You can also use it to run A/B tests to optimize usability and conversion of your online shop
  • Adding new products made simple: Using our sophisticated Product Creation Wizard, you are easily able to add new photo and print products yourself - without the involvement of ip.labs.
  • Pricing can also be controlled independently by the photo service provider, enabling realtime price adjustments with little effort.

Sales, Marketing & Promotions

  • Generating additional demand has never been easier with our easy-to-use voucher and discount management tools.
  • Use our powerful up-selling and cross-selling mechanisms to boost value for your clients and maximize your profits.
  • Customer relationship and campaign management is facilitated by the provision of our e-mail marketing system, enabling the setup of individual powerful newsletters.
  • Strengthen your Search Engine Marketing (SEM) with powerful CRM data from our Back Office
  • We also provide the tools for professional Search Engine Optimization(SEO), email marketing, affiliate marketing and social media marketing.

Logistics & Shipping

  • Our system supports a wide range of shipping methods like express delivery, cash on delivery and shop pick up.
  • And no problem if you have multiple production environments - we split the orders automatically and have them shipped according to your rules.

Analytics

  • Gives you the ability to perform powerful in-depth analysis of your business. Easy-to-follow charts, graphs and diagrams using fl exible data fi lters give you the information you need, when you need it.
  • Customer service support: These support functionalities enable the enquiry of user data as well as tracking information of current and past orders.
  • Tracker support: Offers interfaces for the most common website tracking systems worldwide (such as e.g. Google Analytics).

Internet Production Gateway (IPG)

IPG is our easy to set up and fully automated gateway for your production workflow by downloading orders from our servers and processing them over single or multiple workstations. Its output (PDF or JPEG) can quickly be routed to the appropriate manufacturing queue. Integration into any workflow allows for higher capacity, reliability, speed, and control.

  • Supports PDF & JPEG Printers such as HP Indigo, Xerox iGen, FUJIFILM Frontier Minilab, FUJIFILM Jet Press
  • Integration Into Virtually Any Workflow
  • Supports 3rd Party Image Enhancement
  • Fully Automated
  • Highly Scalable System
  • Comes as part of the full package (no additional cost) and Easy to Set Up

Open Interfaces

Adjust Our Solutions Flexibly to Your Needs

Our solutions not only come with a set of pre-integrated services but even more importantly also with a wide array of open interfaces that give you the option to flexibly adjust our solutions to your specific needs and business situation.

Integrate Own Plugins

Our Web Solution offers you full flexibility to integrate specific plugins for certain workflows or product types you may additionally require.

Single Sign On Interface

Our open SSO interface can seamlessly be integrated into your web shop, providing maximum flexibility and security. Customers will be able to use your photo service with their existing user accounts.

Social Media Integration

Our solutions not only allow your clients to use images from their own device for the creation of their photo products but also directly accesses their images stored on Facebook, Flickr, Picasa and SkyDrive. Furthermore your consumers will also be able to share their photo creations directly via Social Media. As such our innovation Picamo lets the user share an interactive and dynamic 3D photo book with their friends e.g. through Facebook. Let your customers shair their memories with their friends through social media and at the same time spread the word for your photo service platform.

Payment Interface & Partners

Our solutions support a large number of pre-integrated Paymet Service Providers (PSP) covering virtually any relevant payment method including credit cards, direct debits, Paypal and invoicing. Additionally, our External Payment Interface (EPI) offers you the possibility of integrating any other PSP you may want to use.

External Checkout Interface:
1 Shopping Cart for All Your Products

Our online solution PhotoWeb offers an external checkout API which makes it easily possible to combine already existing shopping carts and checkout processes with the PhotoWeb. All relevant order data such as products, prices, currency and even vouchers are passed through the API to be combined with other non-photo within a third party shopping basket.

XML Order File

Our systems provide extensive order files in XML format that your can easily directly import into your ERP environment to update your Accounts Receivables etc. - no need for any manual extra effort.

External Storage Interface:
Our Solution for School, Baby, Wedding
and Event Photography and Amusement Parks

We offer the perfect solution for school, baby, wedding and any other event photography, amusement parks and any company wanting to market its imagery more effectively.

By connecting our powerful ip.labs multiplatform ordering solutions with your own image data base via our External Storage Interface (ESI), your images can be accessed by your audience via mobile, desktop, web and tablet and can be integrated into exclusive photo gift products and easily ordered.

Do it as Disneyland Paris and get more business out of your images, with the help of ip.labs.

Fully Hosted Operations

Our solutions come fully hosted on our high-performance server farms located around the globe ensuring availability 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days with guaranteed uptimes of at least 99.8%. This means no investments into hardware for you and no need to worry about system performance as your business grows and order volumes fluctuate.

Support

Our Support for Your Growth!

We are experts in setting up and running successful photo service and print onlines businesses. We provide you with the right support during setup and run business. In our premium business package you will be given a dedicated project and account manager that will act as your single point of contact for setting up, running and especially growing your business.
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