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Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Flip-Pic?

A Flip-Pic is two photos merged with a lenticular lens to form one picture.  As you look at the picture in different directions, the picture transform from one photo to the next.

What kind of photos do I need?

You will need two digital photos for this process.  We prefer digital photos of 150 dpi at the desired size (5"x7" or 8"x10") and that are the same size and orientation.  You can easily upload them to us with your order# for us to create your Flip-Pics.  If the quality will not look good at the size you request, we will contact you.

 

How many pictures can I send?

Each order of Flip-pics will only combine 2 photos.

When do I need to order to receive before Christmas?

If you want your Flip-Pics before December 24, you need to order by December 15.

After December 15 orders may not arrive before Christmas.

What sizes do my pictures need to be?

We recommend that digital images should be 150 dpi at the desired size (5"x7" or 8"x10") for best results.  Please make sure both photos are the same orientation. i.e. (3"x5" and 3"x5" or 5"x3" and 5"x3").  The larger the photo you send, the better the resolution. We can resize the photos for you to match the size of the Flip-Pics you are ordering.  We do have an upload limit of 15mb per photo

What are the sizes of Flip-Pics you can make?

Technically, we only offer two sizes: 8" x 10" and 5" x 7”. (Or 10”x 8” and 5” x 7” depending on the orientation of the Flip-Pics you are looking for.)  But, if you have an idea for a larger size, please feel free to ask.

What if the two pictures are not the same size and shape?

We can crop the photos so that it will match the Flip-Pics size you are looking for. However, this may add time to the delivery of the order.  Please give as much details as possible of what you are looking for and we will try to accommodate.

 

Can you crop the pictures sent in?

We can.  Please give as much details as possible of what you are looking for and we will try to accommodate.

 

Can my pictures be both black & white and color?

Certainly.  We will create the Flip-Pics with the colors of the photos you send.

 

I can see a slight shadow of the other picture. Is that normal?

Yes!  Depending on the angle and the viewing distance from the Flip-Pics, it is possible that each picture is still somewhat visible.  

 

How long does a Flip-Pics last?

A Flip-Pics reacts like a normal photo.  If you take care of it, it should last for many years.  A few important reminders, Direct sunlight will cause it to fade and Water can create splotches or marks.

 

Does Flip-Pics come with a frame?

No. You will receive the Flip-pics only.  Flip-pics are standard sizes and should fit in any frame you choose.

How do I take care of a Flip-Pics?

Care for your Flip-Pics like a normal Photo.  Keep it out of direct sunlight if possible and do not get it wet.

 

How long before I receive my Flip-Pics?

The typical delivery time is about two to three weeks from when you complete your order.

 

Can I get my Flip-Pics quicker?

Yes.  If you request a “Rush Order” you can receive it in about 1 week.  There will be a $5 “Rush Order” charge.

What do you charge for shipping?

Our shipping fee is $5.00 for the entire order for USPS First Class Mail (5 to 7 days)

or $10.00 for USPS Priority Mail (2 to 3 days)

 

Can I order multiples of the same Flip-Pics?

Of course!  For large orders of 10 or more, please contact us for better discount.

 

Can we do this as a fundraiser?

Definitely!  Please contact us for more info & details.

 

What shipping service do you use?

Our standard shipping is USPS First Class Mail (5 to 7 days). If you need it faster, we can help you with this, but extra shipping charges may apply.