3P Introduces Portrait Canvas
Available in widths 17 to 72 in.
3P has introduced its matte-coated Portrait Canvas"?a 19.7-mil, 10 oz/sq yd, bright-white fabric. Developed for the professional photography and fine-art markets, Portrait Canvas (IQ-IJ 113) is available in widths from 17 to 72 in.
The company suggests varnishing final prints for longer durability and protection against dirt, UV radiation, and mechanical stress. Special varnishes are available in matte and glossy finishes.
The material is compatible with dyeand pigment-based aqueous inks and thermal or piezo printers such as Epson, Hewlett-Packard, Kodak, and Canon. 3P notes that fine-art studios recommend Portrait Canvas be used with the Epson Stylus Pro and the 7-color UltraChrome inks for long durability. (3P Inkjet Textiles: www.3P-inktextiles.com)