Fine art albums and print products for professional photographers

Shipping information

At Folio Albums, we are dedicated to ensuring that your orders reach you or your clients in a safe and responsible manner. We understand the anticipation and excitement that comes with receiving a special package, and we take great care to meticulously pack your order so it remains safe during transit and to guarantee it arrives in pristine condition, creating a delightful unboxing experience.Upon the shipment of your order, we will promptly send you an email containing your parcel tracking number for convenient online order tracking.If you have any specific shipping requirements or preferences, do not hesitate to contact us. We also offer convenient international shipping options to serve our customers around the world.

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Destination shipping information & costs

  • UK shipping information & costs

    For the UK, we provide the option for next day delivery with online order tracking. Shipping costs are calculated during checkout and vary based on your delivery address. Typically, mainland UK addresses have shipping rates starting at £7.95+VAT (DHL) and £8.95+VAT (DPD), with slightly higher rates for the Channel Islands and remote regions.

  • USA shipping information & costs

    For the USA, we provide a flat-rate shipping fee of £15.00. Delivery is typically a 2 day turnaround, although certain remote areas may experience slightly extended shipping times, ranging from 3 to 4 working days, depending on the specific location and chosen shipping options.

  • Ireland, Europe and rest of the world

    Clients in Ireland, Europe, and worldwide destinations can select between Economy and Express shipping based on their preferences and availability. Orders are typically delivered within 1 to 2 working days, although specific locations may experience slightly longer delivery times, spanning from 3 to 4 working days. Shipping prices are calculated according to the package’s weight and destination address, which can be easily estimated by adding a book to your cart and using the “ESTIMATE SHIPPING” feature.

  • Local collection option

    For customers located near our headquarters in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, we offer the option to collect your order directly from our HQ. We encourage this choice to reduce our carbon footprint. You can easily select this option during checkout. 

FAQs

  • Sustainable packaging

    At Folio Albums, we are dedicated to sustainability, a commitment that has been at the heart of our operations since we launched in 2010. Our packaging is carefully selected to minimise environmental impact, ensuring that no plastics are used. In 2021, we proudly achieved a significant milestone by eliminating the final traces of plastic from our packaging. We now use fully sustainable materials in all our shipping processes, reflecting our ongoing dedication to protecting the environment while delivering our products safely and elegantly to your door.

  • Carbon neutral shipping

    We are deeply committed to reducing our carbon footprint across every aspect of our operations, including our delivery services which are carbon-neutral. We exclusively partner with couriers dedicated to achieving net-zero emissions, ensuring that every shipment meets and exceeds our environmental standards. Additionally, our practices are rigorously audited each year by Carbon Neutral Britain. We proactively offset any carbon produced from our business operations, reinforcing our pledge to sustainability and our responsibility towards a healthier planet.

  • Direct shipping to clients

    We offer the flexibility to drop ship directly to your clients. During the ordering process, simply choose a different shipping address and provide the necessary contact details.

  • VAT considerations

    All our books are zero-rated for VAT. However, other products, such as presentation products, prints, and accessories, are subject to VAT. For customers outside the UK, no VAT is payable on any of our products. Please note that there may be import fees and country-specific VAT in accordance with destination country laws.

  • Shipping invoices

    As a general practice, invoices are not included in the package. However, some countries outside the EU may require them for customs purposes. Whenever possible, we digitally supply this information to DHL for customs clearance.

  • Need a VAT invoice?

    If you require a VAT invoice, we provide it electronically. Rest assured, it will not be included inside the box.

  • Turnaround time and delivery time

    For customers located near our headquarters in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, we offer the option to collect your order directly from our HQ. We encourage this choice to reduce our carbon footprint. You can easily select this option during checkout. How to find us

Have some further questions?

We hope this information answers your queries regarding our shipping procedures. If you have any additional questions or require further assistance, please let us know.

Thank you for choosing Folio Albums as your trusted partner for exceptional products and services.

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As a professional photographer, you know that every wedding you capture is a unique work of art. Just like selecting the right lens or finding the perfect lighting, choosing the ideal album manufacturer is a crucial decision that can make or break your client’s experience.

At Folio Albums, we’re not just about crafting stunning albums; we’re also about building meaningful relationships with professional photographers. We want to be your trusted partner on this incredible adventure.

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Victoria Adams

Couldn’t recommend the team or the products from Folio highly enough, simply the best service, help and support and products which have a quality and style that is absolutely top notch – thanks for being awesome – can’t wait to get my next lot of ordered goods!

Victoria Adams

Victoria Adams Photography

Megan Donati

Hands down the best albums you will ever buy! The team at folio are amazing at helping you find the right products for your brand and clients. The quality of the albums is amazing and the attention to detail is great. Thank you folio!

Megan Donati

Megan Donati Photography

Archie Cameron Blackie

We started providing our Wedding Albums from Folio last year, and our couples absolutely love them. The quality is great, and the service is top class. Very pleased to be working with them for the coming year and I’m sure our couples will be too!

Archie Cameron-Blackie

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