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Snapily Partners with American Greetings and Ritz & Wolf Camera & Image to Bring Creative 3D and Flip Print Products to Consumers.

Now Photo Lovers Can Do Even More with Their Digital Memories with Snapily's Own 3D and Animated Flip Effect Printing

NEW YORK -- Snapily (www.snapily.com), the first online service to offer personalized photo keepsakes and gifts with 3D and flip effects, today announced strategic partnerships with American Greetings and Ritz & Wolf Camera & Image to extend its offering and availability to those looking for new ways to enjoy their favorite photos.

"These new relationships are really exciting for Snapily, as they enable us to provide consumers with even more options for enjoying their photo memories," said Vered Levy-Ron, CEO of HumanEyes Technologies, parent company of Snapily.com. "We feel privileged to work with such respected brands and to have the opportunity to expand our product offering for photo enthusiasts."

Snapily lets you take your ordinary digital pictures and use them to create customized photo keepsakes and gifts with 3D and flip-book style effects. The site is a fun and easy-to-use resource for creating personalized greeting cards, invitations, notebooks, business cards and more. For birthdays, weddings, holidays, or any day, Snapily takes your photos and makes them unforgettable.

Snapily and its new partners will work together to provide you with even more photo options:

* American Greetings makes it fun and easy to create Snapily's 3D and flip photo cards, adding a new dimension to its creative holiday photo card collection. You can easily create personalized 3D and flip photo cards online via the American Greetings PhotoWorks website (www.photoworks.com/flipcards). Creative holiday designs are unique and exclusive to PhotoWorks.

* Ritz & Wolf Camera & Image offers Snapily's 3D photo products as a point-of-sale ordering option at kiosks in Ritz & Wolf stores nationwide. You can now visit any Ritz & Wolf and upload photos directly to the in-store kiosk, create your own unique photo cards, party invitations and more and place your order.

"We're excited to offer Snapily's 3D and flip photo products on our PhotoWorks site," said Sally Schriner, president of American Greetings Interactive. "Working with Snapily lets American Greetings offer another high quality, dynamic photo card option and we look forward to hearing how people enjoy adding these new creative twists to their photos."

Snapily's proprietary technology converts 2D images into 3D ones, which can be printed onto numerous personalized items thanks to lenticular printing technology. Just choose a design, upload your photos and place your order to share and enjoy your favorite photo memories in a whole new way.

About Snapily

Snapily is a service of HumanEyes Technologies, the market leader for complete, end-to-end solutions for the creation and printing of 3D and 2D effects. Snapily leverages the company's extensive knowledge in software and printing to offer short run, personalized lenticular printing.

Snapily enables consumers to take ordinary digital images and create printed "special effects" such as 3D and Flip- all with a no-nonsense, simple user interface. The company's algorithms convert 2D images into 3D, which are then printed on numerous products such as greeting cards, notebook covers, posters, scrapbook pages, and more. Snapily's production is handled in the U.S., and products are shipped worldwide. For more information, visit www.snapily.com.

About American Greetings Corporation

For more than 100 years, American Greetings Corporation (NYSE: AM) has been a creator and manufacturer of innovative social expression products that assist consumers in enhancing their relationships. The Company's major greeting card lines are American Greetings, Carlton Cards, Gibson, Recycled Paper Greetings and Papyrus, and other paper product offerings include DesignWare party goods and American Greetings and Plus Mark gift-wrap and boxed cards. American Greetings also has the largest collection of electronic greetings on the Web, including cards available at AmericanGreetings.com through AG Interactive, Inc. (the Company's online division).

AG Interactive also offers digital photo sharing and personal publishing at PhotoWorks.com and Webshots.com and provides a one-stop source for online graphics and animations at Kiwee.com. In addition to its product lines, American Greetings also creates and licenses popular character brands through the American Greetings Properties group. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, American Greetings generates annual revenue of approximately $1.6 billion, and its products can be found in retail outlets worldwide. For more information on the Company, visit http://corporate.americangreetings.com.

About Ritz & Wolf Camera & Image

Ritz & Wolf Camera & Image is America's premier retail destination for cameras and imaging. With a legacy of nearly 100 years, Ritz & Wolf Camera & Image is a leader in the exciting and evolving world of image technology. Always a leader in price and quality, Ritz & Wolf is ranked by Consumer Reports as a top five electronics store, and is the highest ranking destination for camera and imaging products based on service, product quality and buying ease. Ritz & Wolf Camera & Image is headquartered in Washington, D.C. and operates more than 300 stores in 36 states from coast to coast. RitzPix.com is the company's online site for all imaging needs, and offers a range of products in one hour that is unrivaled anywhere in the world. Ritz & Wolf has dedicated its legacy to empowering consumers to share, display and save all of life's treasured memories.
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