Our Story

Elevating industry standards

to new heights

30 years ago Created For Life was born. We saw a need to provide the highest possible archival quality printing and framing for for avid amateurs, professionals alike. Since inception, our vision has not altered, we believe in providing the best quality possible to all of our clients no matter who or where they are.

Created For Life

An Australian printing and framing pioneer

Created For Life is a complete solution for photographers and artists alike, combining experience with a desire to push the boundaries of craftsmanship to give our clients an unparalleled level of quality.

Created For Life’s digital colour lab, pushes the quality of fine art printing to bold new levels. Created For Life was established specifically for the discerning artists who demand the utmost in excellence and archival permanence in their prints. Our professional, highly skilled staff, with their understanding of colour deeply rooted in their traditional craft, utilises state of the art equipment to provide you with the highest levels of expertise available in colour printing anywhere

Created For Life’s specialist-framing studio, elevates framing standards and quality to extraordinary new heights. Created For Life was established specifically for discerning photographers who demand the highest standards of excellence and archival permanence. Our highly qualified framing team possess a wealth of expertise, with many years of experience in all aspects of framing. We consistently deliver the highest standard of framing to all photographers and artists who desire excellence and quality at highly competitive prices.

At Created For Life, prepress is far more than a trade; it’s an art-form. Our technicians possess many years of knowledge and experience in colour separation, and they apply supreme care and dedication to ensure that the proofs you sign off on, are the colours you’ll get in print.Whatever the size and scope of your job, from a simple postcard to full colour book, the Created For Life team will prepare press-ready CTP (computer to plate) files in a timely and cost effective manner. You’ll enjoy the utmost in customer care and service quality, every time, and you’ll benefit from our continued investments in technology delivering the very latest in prepress processes.

Our aim is simple – we want to consistently deliver the highest possible quality in digital photographic printing on the best materials available, so that your artworks will be beautifully presented and give a lasting impression.
The combined expertise of CFL Printing & Framing gives you a dedicated team of professionals that is second to none. We are committed to excellence, and to ongoing research and testing for continual improvement to give you the assurance that your prints are Created for Life.

Our Services

In addition to our professional printing and framing services, we are also specialists in the following areas

High End Scanning

Scanning of original negative and reflective materials at extremely high optical resolution (up to 8,000 dpi) to capture the finest detail in even the most challenging areas such as deep shadow and bright highlight.

Artwork Reproduction

If you have large artworks you would you like reproduced as prints, we use the latest high resolution digital camera to copy your original artworks and create a digital file that can be used for printing, web display etc.

Photo Retouching

Let our skilled colour technicians retouch or create composites of your images. We are committed to the keeping up to date with latest and greatest photoshop techniques, ensuring your image quality is paramount.

Photo Restoration

Created For Life can take your old damaged photos and completely restore them for you. We can fix fading scratches, scuff marks and much more. You will then receive a digital copy of your newly restored photo that will remain perfect for future printing.


Prepress is the secret ingredient in every award winning publication. We offer you the best in design, image preparation, colour separation and production of proofs to breathe life into every visual element of your print production. With the production of over 40 published titles Created For Life has the prepress experience to produce the highest quality finishes.

Professional Packaging

We pride ourselves on our ability to look after your prized artworks and framed photos. We take great care in preparing your piece for shipping and we can pack your work in a suitable crate for shipping anywhere in the world.

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