Paper Choices

Paper Choices
We have decided to give our custmers a wide range of paper choices for each image selected. Please note that in all paper choices, the resolution of the image will be the same, since we print from the same image sources. So your choice of paper will be governed by weight, thickness, feel, and surface luster issues.

Also, all of our paper choices have greater than 100+ Archival UV fade-resistant ratings.

 Premium Luster: We use Genuine Epsonę Premium Photo Paper Luster. Designed with an incredible Dmax and vibrant color gamut, this semi-gloss, E surface, photographic paper produces vivid, lifelike images with incredible detail. This is the least expensive option, and is most suitable for prints that will be framed and matted behind glass. Or for prints that will be laminated.

  • Highest color gamut available for vivid color reproduction
  • RC paper base for actual photo prints
  • Luster “E” surface finish
  • Enhanced 2880 dpi printing for the highest quality output
  • Dries instantly for easy handling with Epson inks
  • Compatible with dye, EPSON Archival and UltraChrome ink
  • 10 mil thickness for a durable photographic feel
  • Lowest cost paper we offer

Smooth Fine Art: We use Genuine Epsonę Hot Press Bright paper for this option. A distinguished archival paper for fine art reproduction and photography, featuring

  • Hot Press smooth matte surface
  • 17 mil thickness
  • Revered mould-made in traditonal style
  • Acid and lignin free, pH beffered
  • High Dmax with wide color gamut
  • 100% cotton fiber
  • Bright White Base

Textured Fine Art:
We use Genuine Epsonę Cold Press Bright paper for this option. While the Smooth Fine Art has a soft, uniform surface, the Textured Fine Art  has a slighlty
textured surface similar to watercolor paper. Astronomy prints look stunnning with this treatment. Cold Press has similar attributes to the  Hot Press papers

  • Cold Press matte textured surface
  • 21 mil thickness
  • Revered mould-made in traditonal style
  • Acid and lignin free, pH beffered
  • High Dmax with wide color gamut
  • 100% cotton fiber
  • Bright White Base

Exhibition Fiber Paper: This is a Genuine Epsonę Exhibition Fiber Paper with a Photo soft finish Glossy surface coming only in Sheets, not rolls. So this paper needs to be shipped Flat. It is the most expensive paper we offer. Exhibition Fiber Paper is a breakthrough paper, designed exclusively for use with Epson's UltraChrome K3 ink and was developed in collaboration with many of the industry's leading professional photographers to ensure it meets their most discerning requirements. Many who have contributed to the development of Exhibition Fiber Paper have commented that it not only reminds them of revered silver halide papers, but also offers greater creative control due to extraordinary D-Max and tonal transition and the ability to print extraordinary color..

  • Fiber Photo Paper Base
  • Soft finish  Photo Glossy
  • Extremely High D-Max and Wide Color Gamut
  • 325 gram / meter 2 and 13 mil
  • Acid & Lignin Free
  • Micro Porous Smooth Gloss (F-Type) Surface
  • Minimal Gloss Differential
  • Smooth ECF Bleached Chemically with minimal OBAs
  • High Cost and must be shipped flat
  • Only available in sheets

Exhibition Canvas Matte:  an acid free, lignin free heavyweight cotton-poly blend, this elegantly textured canvas features a semi-gloss satin surface with a bright white point, exceptionally high Dmax and wide color gamut. The canvas base is enhanced with elastic polymers providing high tensile strength and flexibility for gallery wrap stretching without cracking. 

  • Matte Surface 
  • High Dmax 
  • Wide Color Gamut 
  • 430 gsm Weight 
  • 23 mil Thickness