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If you are planning a trip to Hollywood or attending an upcoming fan convention, you will want to use these essential apps for getting as many autographs as possible.
We all have a favorite celebrity or athlete. And if you are lucky enough to own an autographed item from the number one person you admire, you are sure to cherish it forever. But if you didn’t get the item signed in person, how can you know if the signature is authentic? Several businesses offer autograph verification, such as PSA. But there will always be a fee for their expertise. Be aware of companies that claim they will give a low cost or free autograph authentication. They may not always be a reliable source. You can search online to find out more about PSA authentication fees and locations near you.
Keep in mind that the value of items signed by famous people can vary from a few hundred dollars to millions. And if you come across a rare signed album or photo, it would be great to learn more about the celebrity signature value. Auction apps like eBay can offer some insight into what autographs by specific celebrities are currently selling for. While the amount you get may be more or less if you try to sell the signed item you own, eBay and other similar apps can help you get a general idea.
Additionally, visiting a comic con or other similar events can be a thrilling experience. Fans have the chance to get autographs, have a meet and greet, and take fun photos with their favorite celebrities. Some of the best items to sign include comic books, DVDs, and collectible figures that are in mint condition. But you can always be creative with a different item if the event permits. While you are at the convention, you can use official apps for the event to keep up with the schedule for autographs, panels and more. Popular companies such as Epic Photo Ops provide photograph services for many conventions and will print out your photo on the spot. You can then use a scanner app to instantly scan and upload your photos to share with your friends on social media.
However, if you don’t have the option to meet your favorites in person, you can still buy autographs online. Doing so allows many fans to have a special signed photo or item even if they live far away from the big events. If you are buying an item from an individual that was signed years ago, you can find the value by consulting with a signature authentication company or researching images of the same person’s signature. There are also some companies that allow you to buy a mail-order autograph for an upcoming convention if you are unable to attend. A representative from the company attends the show and obtains all the signed photographs requested from their customers. These companies will also send along a certificate of authenticity to prove the photo was signed by the celebrity you requested.
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