Pikto Papers

Photo Prints Papers

Photo prints are traditional chromogenic prints (also know as a C-Print or silver print) made of light sensitve paper that is then developed with photographic chemistry. One of the most common forms of printmaking, the photo print offers bright colours, durable surfaces and fine detail.

Paper Weight Thickness Paper Tone Texture Surface Description
Fuji Crystal Archive Luster - 0.22mm Bright white Luster (Satin) Semi-gloss Brillant color reproduction with bright whites and deep blacks. Finely textured surface, low reflection, with the fingerprint resistance of a matte finish. A favorite for framing.
Fuji Crystal Archive Glossy - 0.20mm Bright white Smooth Glossy Rich colour with a high shine finish. Perfect for high saturation images and for a range of mounting options, including Plexi mounts.
Kodak Endura Premier Metallic - 0.22mm Silvery white Smooth Glossy Unique look with a subtle three-dimensional effect – ideal for fine art photographs with dramatic lighting. Perfect for dramatic colors and high contrast images.
Fuji Crystal Archive Deep Matte - 0.23mm Bright white Smooth Matte A beautiful & contemporary non-reflective matte surface with a subtle color reproduction range. Great for all photos with low to medium color saturation.

Giclée Print Paper

Giclee prints (or ink-jet prints) are pigment inks combined with high quality paper to create an archival print. Giclee papers are available in a large range of finishes from a textured matte finish to a high gloss.

Standard Paper

Paper Weight Thickness Paper Tone Texture Surface Description
Canon Satin 240g 0.25mm Bright white Satin (Luster) Semi-gloss An archival alternative to a lustre photo print with bright colors and a semi-matte surface.
Canon Glossy 240g 0.23mm Bright white Smooth High-gloss A higly reflective paper finish, best used for vivid imagery with high color saturation.
Hahnemüle Fine Art Baryta 310g 0.44mm Bright white Very lightly textured Gloss The brightest of our Hahnemüle selection with a semi-glossy finish. Uses a barium sulfate coating to simulate traditional fiber-based papers.
Hahnemühle Bamboo 325g 0.41mm Natural white Very lightly textured Matte Ecologically friendly paper made from 90% renewable bamboo fibres and 10% cotton. Particularly suitable for warm-toned color and monochrome prints.
Hahnemühle German Etching 290g 0.49mm Natural white Fine surface texture Matte Velvety smooth with a fine surface texture. One of the most popular media worldwide for artwork and photography.

Premium Paper

Paper Weight Thickness Paper Tone Texture Surface Description
Hahnemühle Photo Rag 308g 0.49mm White Lightly textured Matte A fine, smooth surface with impressive pictoral depth. The top choice for its versaility.
Hahnemühle Photo Rag Pearl 320g 0.43mm Natural white Lightly textured Gloss A smooth, uniform surface texture with a pearlized coating. Great for images with warmer color tones.
Canson BFK Rives 310g 0.52mm Bright white Lightly textured Matte The number one mould-made traditional printmaking paper, wtih a unique pure white tone and a very specific smooth and velvety texture.

Photobooks Paper

Our photobook papers are especially crafted to record your memories for generations to come. There is no other experience like taking down a handcrafted photobook from your shelf, and sharing it with friends and family. It is the luxurious and precious way to showcase images, and will last for many generations to come.

Standard binding

A perfect bound style of binding. Similar to how most novels are bound.

Paper Weight Thickness Paper Tone Texture Surface Description
Satin Paper 148 gsm 0.13mm - - Semi-matte A smooth coated paper with excellent readability, ink-hold out and effortless image reproduction. Perfect for your everday photobook needs.
Matt Paper 216gsm 0.23mm - - Matte 100% recycled uncoated paper with a modern matt finish. Subtle colors and low contrast. Great for fine art photography. Unique imperfection in the paper for a rustic look.
Photo Paper 260gsm 0.25mm - - Semi-gloss A premium luster photo finish, and the heaviest of our Standard Binding paper types. Replicates the colour range and contrast of traditional photo prints. Great for fine art and commerical uses.

Premium Flat binding

A speciality hinged page, made with thick premium paper that lays perfectly flat across the gutter of your book.

Paper Weight Thickness Paper Tone Texture Surface Description
Semi-Matt Paper 300gsm 0.27mm - - Semi-matte Thickest of the premium flat papers with a coated semi-matt surface. Excellent for all purposes.
Photo Paper 260gsm 0.25mm - - Semi-gloss A premium luster photo finish, the same paper as in our standard binding style. Replicates the colour range and contrast of traditional photo prints. Great for fine art and commerical uses.
Flat Felt Paper 200gsm 0.26mm - - Matte Soft colors and contrast with a very noticeable texture. Great for applications where detail, color and contrast are subtle.

Artbooks Paper

Paper Weight Thickness Paper Tone Texture Surface Description
Cold Press Paper by HAHNEMÜHLE 220gsm 0.33mm Natural white Lightly textured Matte Premium matte textured paper manufactured in a traditional cold press method, reminiscencent of the highest quality art print with excellent color reproduction.

Stationery Paper

Step up your stationery game with a variety of paper options! Send a postcard to a loved one anywhere across the globe, or make a great first impression with a business card as individual as it’s designer.

Paper Weight Thickness Paper Tone Texture Surface Description
Satin Paper 325gsm 0.29mm Bright white Luster (Satin) Semi-gloss Cost-effective coated stock with vibrant color reproduction and good detail.
Premium Matt Paper 325gsm 0.44mm Natural White Lightly textured Matte Elegant and rigid uncoated stock showing great contrast and vivid color.
Pearl Paper 265gsm 0.35mm Silvery white Smooth Pearl-finish Eye-catching coated pearlized finish and good color reproduction