Fine Art Papers and Canvas
For a true Giclee print you need to have a 12 or 8 colour pigment ink system and “archival” media. All our archival media, sheet or roll is certified as acid free; so it can’t erode and degrade your image over time. Below is a selection of archival media that we are able to provide. If you are looking for a specific type of fine art paper or canvas that is not mentioned below please contact us.
Platinum Matte 28gsm
Modelled on traditional FB darkroom papers this 100% acid free matt paper with its white, ultra smooth surface, is ideal for both colour & monochrome prints. Part of the acclaimed Fotospeed ‘Platinum’ family of papers, approved by the Fine Art Trade Guild, when used with pigment inks will give an image life of 85 + years.
Platinum Lustre 270gsm
This ‘Unglazed Lustre’ 100% acid free Baryta art paper is modelled on traditional FB darkroom papers, With a neutral base and sumptuous finish is delivers a high d-max making it beloved by monochrome printers and colour printers requiring full colour gamut. Part of the acclaimed Platinum family of papers, approved by the Fine Art Trade guild when used with pigment inks will give an image life of 85 + years. All cut sheet packs and rolls listed below
Platinum Gloss Art Fibre 300 Paper
Made from 100% alpha-cellulose pulp, Platinum Gloss Fibre 300 is a heavyweight exhibition quality paper, and is protected against environmental influence, so prints will last for decades. The paper’s archival quality makes it ideal for professional or amateur photographers who want to create long-lasting images, while its glossy finish and tonal range makes it a good choice for those who don’t want to lose detail when shooting in bright conditions.rs.
NST Bright White 315 Signature Paper
Natural Soft Textured Bright White 315 is 100% cotton, fine art paper with a very gentle texture. The paper’s bright white base and gentle texture lends itself towards landscape and portrait subjects and delivers a high D-MAX and wide colour gamut. The paper is approved by the Fine Art Trade Guild and when used in conjunction with pigment inks will ensure a print life of more than 85 years.
Hahnemuehle Photo Rag 308 gsm
Photo Rag® is the most popular paper chosen by photographers to create high quality fine art prints. The fine, smooth surface and feel of Photo Rag® make this paper very versatile and it is ideal for printing both black and white and colour photographs and art reproductions with impressive pictorial depth. 100% Cotton · white
Hahnemuehle German Etching 310 gsm
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. 100% α-Cellulose · white
Hahnemuehle William Turner 310 gsm
A 100% cotton – white, with its matt watercolour texture this paper is a genuine mould-made paper in both look and feel. William Turner is ideal for reproductions of traditional artworks and also for striking and expressive photo reproductions
Hahnemuehle Bamboo 290 gsm
Bamboo is a natural white paper with a smooth surface texture made from 90% bamboo fibres and 10% cotton and guarantees archival standards. With its premium matt inkjet coating Bamboo meets the highest industry standards regarding density, colour gamut, colour graduation and image sharpness while preserving the special touch and feel of genuine art paper.