FAQs - Help & How To / Do you serve professional photographers?

Yes we do!  

D&R Photo has been bringing top-notch printing and service to the metro Vancouver photographic community for over 30 years.  Our smaller location allows us to keep the essentials at the forefront: providing the best quality prints, with the best turnaround times and service possible.  Our pro customers like that they can interact with our technicians and management directly and work with them to achieve success.  We like to say that you can think of us as a big lab with a face.

*RECENT CHANGE* – We have just moved ALL our professional services over to our lifethreads albums website and our new lifethreads:Creator software.  This allows the busy professional to do everything from one convenient and easy to use location & free piece of software.  Check out lifethreadsalbums.com for more information and sign up on our professional customer list to receive important product updates, tips and access password restricted materials  for our professional customers only.


Professional services include:

  • Silver halide (RA4) printing up to 36×12 inches (on Professional PDN paper and now Professional Deep Matte Paper – Deep matte currently available on select sizes only)
  • Wide format enlargements on photo paper up to 24×36 inches (or 24x longer) (your choice of premium lustre or enhanced matte)
  • Direct to canvas giclee printing (Museum Grade Exhibition Satin or Matte canvas)
  • Our very own hand made line of professional flush mount photo albums – lifethreads albums
  • Digital Album Design – custom design services and free design software (lifethreads:Creator)
  • Photo retouching & post-processing
  • Downloadable templates
  • Downloadable price lists for pro print rates and (you must register as a professional customer of D&R Photo to gain access to password protected areas of the D&R Pro site)
  • *BRAND NEW* lifethreads:Creator software — free software tool that allows you to design & order professional flush mount albums, order canvases, order prints and transfer your files to us for speedy & professional service


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