Archives for April 2013

Superior Pigment Printing

When it comes to wedding and portrait photography albums, printing matters!

Most modern photography album pages are either photographic paper or digital press (toner) printed.  At Artisan Craftsman Books we use a third method which is more costly to produce but yields a vastly superior image with color, depth and archival properties photographers seek: advanced pigment printing.

All of our books created on museum quality matte paper.  We print in-house exclusively on Hahnemühle and Lexjet premium fine art papers. 

The name giclee (pronounced “shee-clay”) originally applied to fine art prints created on IRIS printers in a process invented in the late 1980s. Today it is the medium preferred by artists and galleries to denote the highest quality printing, and giclee prints are commonly found in most museums and galleries. [Read more…]

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