Photographic Printing

At Pictureframes we use the following papers, predominantly.

Hahnemule – German Etching

This heavyweight etching board is velvety smooth with a fine surface texture.

German Etching is one of the most popular media worldwide for artwork and photography

Fotospeed – Natural Soft Texture

A very gentle, smooth textured paper which adds a depth and dimension to all types of images but particularly suited to landscapes and portraiture.

Accredited by the Fine Art Trade Guild as of archival quality when used with pigment inks giving an image life of 85 + years

Fotospeed – Pigment Friendly Gloss

A flat, stiff, neutral white based heavy weight paper with a full gloss finish.                                                                                    

Pigment Friendly Gloss is excellent with both pigment and dye based inks.

Kodak – Lustre 

Lustre is a true resin coated media with a professional Lustre finish.

The media has a natural photographic white tint to produce prints with excellent colour gamut that is perfect for skin tones. The media is suitable for creating tailor-made wedding albums, portfolios or even premium quality invitations.