Framing Photography – 24×30 Prints

Dick Blick frames for 24x30 photographs

I really recommend having 24×30 inch photographs professionally framed, in fact any image over 11×14 inches should be handled by someone trained to do specifically that. But, if you dare do it yourself, the standard size frame that you’ll find to work the best is 30×40 inches. There isn’t a huge selection of frames of this size out there but we’ll cover the basics here.

Dick Blick

Dick Blick frames for 24x30 photographs

 Dick Blick {left to right, top to bottom} – Blick Gallery Metal Frame 30×40, Blick Gallery Bamboo Frame 30×40, Blick Essentials Wood Frame 30×40, Blick 5″ Simplon Frame 24×30


Ikea frames for 24x30 photographs

Ikea {left to right} – Virserum Frame 70×100 cm, Ribba Frame 70×100 cm

All frames here, except the Dick Blick 5″ Simplon Frame, will require additional matting. The Dick Blick frames will need mats for 30×40 frames with a 24×30 window which may be available pre-cut if you hunt around, while the Ikea frames will require custom mats be cut.

These frames use acrylic/plexiglass/polystyrene instead of glass because it is lighter and more durable for shipping, be sure to inspect the glazing to be certain it is going to work for you.

Where to Hang a 24×30 Photograph

24×30 photographs are a nice size for a large space such as above a couch, sideboard, or fireplace, or alone on an otherwise empty wall.

See recent suggestions for other standard size photographs here: 8×1011×1416×20 and 20×24 inches.

You can shop for peaceful 24×30 inch photographs in our landscape photography shop.

2 thoughts on “Framing Photography – 24×30 Prints

  1. joyadesign says:

    Blue Dot Picture Framing offers 24×30 and 30×40 frames at a very low cost with all acid-free matting and choice for different glazing. Complete customized DIY photography framing kit – ships within three business days.

    • Jennifer says:

      Thanks for leaving us information for another framing resource. I haven’t purchased from Blue Dot Picture Framing so I can’t attest to their products.

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