Art Print Paper Details

Art Print Paper Options

Paper is measured in grams per square metre (GSM). The higher the GSM, the heavier and thicker the paper. The second metric is mil, which is a measure of paper thickness and can determine quality. A mil is 1/1000th of an inch. 

Premium Archival Matte Paper

230 gsm / 9.5 mil

Long-lasting and versatile, this heavyweight matte finish paper is engineered for high contrast and crisp reproduction of high resolution images.   Premium Archival Matte is a neutral white paper ideal for black-and-white photography and a variety of fine art applications. It is acid-free for archival longevity.

 

Premium Glossy Photo Paper

250 gsm / 10 mil

For luxuriant depth and vivid color, reproduce your photographs on this ultra-gloss finish.   The neutral tone, high D-Max, and ink saturation make photo papers an outstanding choice for giclee reproductions.

 

Premium Semi-Matte Photo Paper

260 gsm / 10 mil

Artists and photographers alike love this paper for its understated semi-matte finish, optimized for maximum presentation quality with minimum glare.   The neutral tone, high D-Max, and high ink saturation make photo papers an outstanding choice for giclee reproductions.

 

Premium Luster Photo Paper

250 gsm / 10 mil

This happy medium is preferred by portrait photographers for its cheerful sheen.   The luster finish also has a delicate sparkle that makes images of water scintillate.   The neutral tone, high D-Max, and high ink saturation make photo papers an outstanding choice for giclee reproductions.

 

Cool Tone Picture Rag

300 gsm / 24 mil

Popular among photographers for its exceptional black-and-white imagery, Cool Tone Picture Rag also holds incredibly vivid and true colors.   Cool Tone Picture Rag is an acid-free paper made from 100% cotton rag.

 

Somerset Velvet

255 gsm / 19 mil

This radiant white paper offers vivid color reproduction and deep, rich blacks for amazing contrast.   With a texture that gently softens the overall effect, it adds an extra hint of warmth to reproductions of oils and pastels and a softer edge to photography.   Somerset Velvet is a 100% cotton rag paper, making it perfect for conservation quality projects.

 

Watercolor Paper

315 gsm / 19 mil

The textured finish and satisfying weight of this fine art watercolor paper provides an authentic look and feel for reproductions of watercolor art or, use it to add an interesting natural texture to photography and digital media.   Collectors who like to handle the print out of frame will appreciate this paper's rigidity and surface feel.   Watercolor Paper is a neutral-toned, acid-free paper made from 100% cotton rag.

 

Metallic Paper

315 gsm / 19 mil

Metallic paper prints are a budget-friendly way to create modern wall art.   Metallic paper provides an exceptionally vibrant print with the shine and shimmer of metal.   This highly durable paper is mostly white with a signature metallic finish, making it ideal for a wide range of images including white and flesh tones.