Nations Photo Lab Turns 18!
By Lizzie Russo - September 26, 2023 - #06
2005, NPL'a first Noritsu printer.
2005, The first Nations Photo Lab website!Along our journey, we continued to do things no one else had done before and played a significant role in the industry – from being the first to invent a suite of photo products made out of wood, to starting as a digital-only photo lab, and building a next-generation web ordering platform for photographers. We were fortunate enough to win awards deeming us the best photo lab in the United States for our true-to-life color management and high-quality packaging and customer service.
2005, NPL Company Picture. Harvis and Ryan are in the front in black!Fast forward 18 years later, Nations Photo Lab and its sister companies employ over 200 creatives, create hundreds of photo products in over 100,000 square feet of manufacturing space, and continue to live our vision that Life's Explorations Deserve Unforgettable Presentation.
2011, Staff photo when we first moved to our Pepper Road facility in Hunt Valley, MD.
2023, View of NPL's Pepper Road production facility now.As NPL celebrates its 18th anniversary, we are entering a new phase as a photo lab. There have been several photo labs over the past few years moving away from silver-halide photo printing. This is due to companies like Kodak no longer providing photo paper, increased material costs, and other factors. To continue to live our mission and vision, we are dedicated to providing only the highest quality products, which include silver-halide photo prints.
2023, Harvis stands in front of the new NPL truck
2023, Members of the NPL team in front of our new truck.This year, we will also be offering a new web ordering platform & app (coming very soon!), and launching new exciting products. We are continuing to enhance our operations by investing in our people and process, which you will see with enhanced service levels. Happy Birthday to Nations Photo Lab. Thank you for your continued support, we look forward to printing your photo products! Yours in Photo, Harvis Kramer President Nations Photo Lab
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