Our Photo Printing Papers
Quick Paper Guide
|Ultra Premium Luster Paper||Yes||Luster/Semi Gloss||10 Mil||16" x 99"||No|
|Premium Semimatte Photo Paper||Yes||Semi-matte||10.7 Mil||16" x 99"||No|
|Premium Photo Paper Glossy||Yes||Glossy||10.4 Mil||16" x 99"||No|
|Watercolor Paper Radiant White||No||Matte, subtle texture||11.5 Mil||12.5" x 18"||No|
|Exhibition Fiber Paper||Yes||Soft Gloss, light marble texture||13 Mil||16.5" x 20"||Yes|
|Exhibition Watercolor Paper||No||Matte, Textured||15 Mil||16.5" x 20"||Yes|
Red River Papers
|Palo Duro Etching 315||No||Textured Matte||21 Mil||8" x 10"||Yes|
|Polar Matte||No||Ultra Smooth||16 Mil||8" x 10"||Yes|
Epson Ultra Premium Luster Paper
Our most popular paper, wedding, portrait and school photographers have traditionally used luster paper for their photos.. This paper produces vivid, lifelike images that rival those of traditional silver halide prints. Premium Luster Photo Paper delivers highly saturated prints by offering maximum ink coverage and a high D-Max for true photographic reproductions. Its 10-mil RC base gives prints a photographic feel, and keeps the paper cockle-free.
- Basis Weight: 240 gsm
- Thickness: 10 mil
- ISO brightness: 97%
- Opacity: 97%
- Base Material: Polyethylene Encapsulated Paper
- Surface Finish: Luster
Premium Semimatte Photo Paper
Epson Premium Semimatte Photo Paper offers professional photographers and graphic artists an additional option in resin coated photographic paper. Highly saturated, high resolution images can now be displayed on an elegant, understated semimatte finish that minimizes glare, while maximizing presentation quality. Its 10 mil thickness and extremely wide color gamut will make this paper a favorite among discerning professionals, while its instant drying and non-cockling characteristics make use, handling, and display of finished output trouble-free. It creates highly saturated prints by offering maximum ink coverage and a high D-Max for true photograph productions.
- Basis weight: 258 gsm
- Thickness: 10.7 mil
- ISO brightness: 94%
- Opacity: 96%
- Base material: Resin coated paper
- Surface finish: Semimatte (low gloss)
Epson Premium Photo Paper Glossy
Premium Photo Paper Glossy has a high gloss finish that is perfect for printing your favorite cherished photos and enlargements for use with glass frames and photo albums. This paper is smudge and water-resistant with a smooth, bright white, resin coated stock.
- Basis Weight: 68 lb. (252 g/m²)
- Thickness: 10.4 mil
- ISO Brightness: 92
- Opacity: 97%
- Surface Finish: High Gloss
Epson Watercolor Paper Radiant White – uncoated, matte
A thick, heavyweight paper with a coated matte surface, this affordable media has the look and feel of fine art paper. Perfect for presenting photographic reproductions and graphic designs on matte textured surfaces, this media offers a different look from resin coated photo papers.
- Thickness: 11.5 mil
- Basis weight: 51 lb. (190 gsm)
- Opacity: 96%
Epson Exhibition Fiber Paper
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 in B&W and the ability to print extraordinary color with the same paper, something that was not possible to do with traditional fiber based papers.
- Basis Weight: 325 g/m2
- Thickness: 13 mil
- Base Material: Fiber
- Surface Finish: Gloss
Exhibition Watercolor Paper – Textured – uncoated, matte
Artist and professional photographers require archival print media for their digital fine art and photography. This is an acid free, 100% cotton rag fine art paper. Available in 225 g/m2 rolls for flexibility and 425 g/m2sheets for a museum quality feel, this egg shell colored cold press paper has the look and touch of Old World handmade paper. Capable of creating 1440 dpi, high-resolution prints this paper yields brilliant colors and deep blacks.
- Basis Weight: 225 gsm
- Thickness: 15 mil
- ISO Brightness: 89%
- Opacity: 98%
- Hot Lamination : No
- Base Material: 100% cotton rag
- Surface Finish: Textured Matte
Note: The following are not Epson papers but are archival grade papers and should last for a long time, though no testing has been performed.
Red River Palo Duro Etching 315 – uncoated, matte
Palo Duro Etching 315 gives you the classic look of a fine photographic art print. The surface adds just the right amount of texture to your print and will not distract from the details you worked so hard to capture. This OBA-free archival paper is ideal for museum quality and conservation grade prints.
- Surface: Textured matte
- Made From: 100% Cotton rag
- Paper Tone: Natural (warmer) white
- Paper Weight: 315gsm (84lb)
- Thickness: 21 mil
- Optical Brighteners: None
Red River Polar Matte – uncoated, matte
At 14mil thickness, 88lb. Polar Matte Magna Card Stock is the heaviest and thickest photo matte stock on the market today. Red River Paper's Polar Matte raises the bar for imaging excellence. This paper brings you professional quality in every sense of the meaning. From the coating to the base stock, Polar is the go-to photo matte when you want the best. Polar features a beautiful soft white printing surface with outstanding ink holdout capabilities. Polar Matte is acid-free and its heavy 88lb. weight makes perfect for projects where you need prints to convey quality that you can feel.
- Paper Weight: 88 lb
- Thickness: 16 mil
- acid free coating and paper stock
- ultra smooth, white surface