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HP Debuts New Fine Art Media and Photographic Papers

(January 2007) posted on Sat Jan 06, 2007

Professional Satin Photo Paper and much more.


HP has recently added to its line of photographic paper with its Professional Satin Photo Paper. The 300-gsm quick ??"????dry-to-touch??"??"? paper is ideal for printing large museum-quality photographs. Compatible with the HP Designjet Z2100/3100 photo printers and HP 70 Vivera inks, the 11.53-mil paper has consistent gloss uniformity for reliable color and reflectivity. Available in rolls 24-in. wide.


Other additions to HP??"??"??s line of photographic paper include Premium Instant-dry Gloss Photo Paper and Premium Instant-dry Satin Photo Paper. Both 260-gsm substrates are compatible with HP pigment and dye inks, are highly durable for outdoor display, and are designed to provide rich image detail and vivid color as well as gloss uniformity. When used with the HP Designjet Z2100/3100 photo printers and HP 70 Vivera inks, the paper produces fade-resistant color and black-and-white images for more than 150 and 200 years, respectively, says HP. Both the gloss and satin papers are available in rolls 18- to 60-in. wide.


HP has also expanded its line of digital fine art media. Designed to satisfy a range of needs, all the media are intended for use with the Designjet Z2100/3100 printers with HP 70 Vivera pigment inks and the Designjet 5000/5500 printers with HP pigment inks. The ??"????dry-to-touch??"??"? media can be finished with HP-qualified solvent-based laminate for better performance and durability. The new products include:


??"??"? The HP Collector Satin Canvas is a 400-gsm paper with an acid-free base and pH- neutral coating for museum-quality prints. The 22-mil paper features a 100%-cotton double-weave construction and is stretchable for framing. Available in rolls 24- to 60-in. wide.


??"??"? HP Professional Matte Canvas, also for museum-quality display prints, features a heavy poly/cotton double-weave construction with an acid-free base and pH-neutral coating. The 430-gsm, 22-mil canvas is stretchable for framing and produces water-resistant prints when used with HP 70 Vivera inks. Available in 24- to 60- in. wide rolls.


??"??"? HP Artist Matte Canvas is a 380-gsm mid-grade, slightly textured canvas designed for high-quality fine-art reproductions. The 18-mil single weave poly/cotton material has an acid-free base, a pH-netural coating, and is stretchable for framing. The canvas is water resistant and HP reports a fade resistance of 200 years when used with HP 70 Vivera inks and the HP Designjet Z2100/3100 photo printers. Available in 24- to 60-in. wide rolls and 13- x 19-in. sheets.


??"??"? HP Universal Matte Canvas, designed for mass-market home d??"?cor, is a 350-gsm, slightly textured, bright white, poly/cotton single-weave stretchable canvas. The 18-mil material, which features an acid-free base and pH-neutral coating, is water resistant when used with HP 70 Vivera inks. Available in rolls 24- to 42-in. wide.


??"??"? HP Hahnem??"?hle Smooth Fine Art Paper is a 100% cotton rag paper ideal for museum-quality output. Available in two weights, 265 and 310 gsm, the bright-white, matte paper is 100% acid free and is fade-resistant for more than 200 years, says HP, when used with HP 70 Vivera inks and HP Designjet Z2100/3100 photo printers. Offered in 24- to 42-in. wide rolls and 13- x 19-in. sheets (265 gsm only).


??"??"? HP Hahnem??"?hle Textured Fine Art Paper is a 100% cotton rag paper that??"??"??s designed for printing museum-quality work. The textured, natural white, matte paper is 100% acid free and has a traditional, handmade look and feel. Available in two weights, 265 and 310 gsm, the media is water resistant when used with HP 70 Vivera inks. Offered in rolls 24- to 42-in. wide.


??"??"? HP Aquarella Art Paper, ideal for museum-quality art reproductions and business collateral, is a 240-gsm, warm-white, textured, matte paper with a 50% cotton construction. The 15.9 mil paper features an acid-free base and is available in rolls 24- to 36-in wide and in 13- x 19-in. sheets.


??"??"? HP Matte Litho-Realistic Paper is a 270-gsm wood-free paper with the look and feel of heavy offset paper. Designed for high-quality poster art and cost-effective art reproductions, the natural-white paper is water-resistant when used with HP 70 Vivera pigment inks. The 13-mil paper is available in rolls 24- to 36- in. wide.


HEWLETT-PACKARD
www.hp.com



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