FINE ART paper descriptions:
Lustre Photo 260gsm
Professional Lustre surface, Superb photographic image quality and consistency, Heavyweight look and feel of a traditional photograph. ILFORD GALERIE Lustre Photo reproduces outstanding detail and is great to create personal albums and professional portfolios. The paper has a natural photographic white tint to produce prints with superb colour gamut, perfect for skin tones.
Canvas Natural 340gsm
Wide colour gamut for rich colours and dense blacks, OBA-free matt coating layer, Excellent opacity, Natural tint, High productivity during printing, Good dimensional stability and contour definition, Excellent for framed art without edge cracking. ILFORD GALERIE Canvas Natural is a cotton blend canvas with a matt surface and natural tint. With no added optical brightening agents in the coating layer, this canvas offers stunning colour reproduction thanks to a wide colour gamut that enhances rich colours and provides deep, dense blacks. Featuring a 1:1 weave structure for high quality graphic art applications, the structure of the fabric enhances the decorative effect making it perfect for framed art without edge cracking. The material can also be sewn for use as a banner.
Metallic Gloss 260gsm
Iridium finish allows the print to come to life, Unique surface adds a creative angle to all types of photography, Perfect for Portrait and Studio photography, GALERIE Metallic Gloss offers photographers the ability to print images with a true ‘wow’ factor. The iridium finish gives every image a three-dimensional look ensuring that each print truly comes to life. The resin coated paper is 260gsm and is suitable for creating display and exhibition prints or alternatively prints can be added to photo albums or portfolio work to create additional impact. Although the media adds an additional creative angle to portrait and studio photography, it also lends itself perfectly to enhancing mechanical, industrial or architectural images.
Washi Torinoko 110gsm
Look and feel of hand-made Japanese paper, produced using specialised Japanese paper-making machine called a Tanmo machine, fine textured matt surface, wide colour gamut and consistency, No optical brighteners, Acid Free. ILFORD GALERIE Washi Torinoko is a fine art paper with a traditional, Washi, Japanese base and a fine textured surface. The Washi base is made in the Echizen area of Japan, which is famous for the production of traditional Japanese paper with a history spanning over 1500 years in paper production. GALERIE Washi Torinoko has the unique ILFORD inkjet coating that gives the final print a wide colour gamut and excellent colour consistency. The paper has a fine textured surface, is acid free with no optical brighteners and so is suitable for fine art reproduction.
Smooth Cotton Rag 310gsm
100% cotton rag, Very smooth surface, No optical brighteners, High colour consistency and gamut, Water resistance, The new GALERIE 100% Cotton Fourdrinier-made rag papers lead the way within the range in meeting the needs of professional fine art printers. Photographers and print-makers alike can rely on these new papers to produce the highest quality images they have come to know and love from ILFORD. With no optical brighteners and the longevity, image stability and a clean matt surface required for the very best in fine art printing, Smooth Cotton Rag is offered as the perfect choice for crisp detail, while the Textured Cotton range features a contoured surface for enhanced creative expression.
Gold Fibre Gloss 310gsm
Traditional Baryta-like surface, 100% cotton rag, High quality black and white and colour images, Wide colour gamut for vivid images, No optical brighteners, Excellent sharpness. GALERIE Gold Fibre Gloss is the perfect complement to the ever popular GALERIE Gold Fibre Silk. A throwback to a bygone era, this traditional fibre-base photo paper is ideal for high quality black and white printing and offers an exceptional wide gamut for color, detail and tonality. In developing GALERIE Gold Fibre Gloss, ILFORD has taken into account all the elements that make the perfect traditional photo paper, reminiscent of papers produced for the darkroom. With no optical brighteners, and a seamless transition between contrast, shadow detail and highlight areas, this new exciting addition to the GALERIE range is sure to be a winner.
Photo Satin 235gsm (Commercial Grade – not Fine Art / Giclée)
Available in A3, A2, A1, A0 sizes. Photo Satin combine the superb imaging performance that you would expect from an ILFORD product, with improved environmental credentials, exceptional compatibility and excellent value for money. Applications: Posters, X-Banners, Pull-up Banners, Exhibition panels and Graphic displays.