How to cover the page with an image

If you want an image to completely cover a page in your book project, you're looking for a full bleed layout.

What is a full bleed layout?

A full bleed layout extends to the edges of a page so that the image or background color entirely covers the page with no uncovered edges or white stripes at the edges.   

How to create a full bleed layout

It's easy! Make sure your image reaches all the way to the page edge and you've got a full bleed layout. Specific instructions for how to do this in each book-making tool: 

Full bleed layouts in BookWright

Full bleed layouts in Blurb's plugin for Adobe InDesign

Full bleed layouts in Lightroom

Full bleed layouts in our online book-making tool, Bookify

Full bleed layouts in BookSmart

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