Inspiration Blog

Explore. Learn. Create. Tips & How To's

Check out some of our latest!


Unique Pregnancy Announcement Photo & Gift Ideas

You’re having a baby – congratulations! Those first few days or weeks when just you and your spouse know about the little bundle of joy is a beautiful, intimate time. But when you’re ready to...

Read More

7 Unique Family Portrait Ideas

When it comes to home décor, the family portrait is a household staple. But they don’t have to be cookie-cutter. The carefully coordinated outfits and white studio backdrop aren’t for everyone.

Read More

5 Reasons to Print Your Photos

Photography has gone through plenty of changes, from Polaroids to disposable cameras to DSLRs, and back again. What we do with the photos we take – that’s changed a lot as well. While our hard...

Read More

Snow Photography Tips

If you live in an area with a white winter, many will envy you, and many more will be glad that they aren’t you. And while snow does pose a hurdle to drivers and pedestrians, it’s a welcome treat...

Read More

Smartphone Photography

If you’ve got a smartphone, you’ve almost certainly taken many photos with it. Cameras in smartphones have drastically improved over the past 5 years, but taking great pictures with them is...

Read More

Baby's First Year

Baby’s first year is an incredibly adorable time of giggles, spills, firsts and surprises. Scrapbooking and photo albums are often used to commemorate these moments but an easy and unique...

Read More

The Right Light Photography Tips

Lighting is the key to great, consistent photography. Insufficient lighting or the wrongflash settings can sabotage an otherwise fantastic photo. Whether you’re indoors, out at night or at the...

Read More

Are you new to the Costco Photo Centre or looking to learn more about the customizable photo gifts and wall décor products we offer? Our Inspiration Blog has something for everyone – including gift ideas for holidays and special occasions, photography tips to help you improve your skills, and home décor inspiration. We regularly add fresh content to our blog to feature new ideas, products and designs. Note: The product offering, designs and artwork available from are subject to change without notice. Due to these changes, some products, sizes, designs or other product options featured in the Inspiration Blog may not currently be available for purchase. When you're ready to shop, refer to for the up-to-date product offering.