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Article: What is matte paper? Paper selection essential for printing works!

マット紙とは?作品印刷に欠かせない用紙選び! - PHOTOPRI【写真展・美術展品質のプリントサービス】

What is matte paper? Paper selection essential for printing works!

What is matte paper? Paper selection essential for printing works!

Q. What is matte paper?

A.Matte paper is a photo paper that has a matte coating to reduce the amount of light that enters during photography.

There is no gloss on the surface, and it has a calm finish.

Suitable for printing classic photos or photos with a soft impression.

Which prints are suitable for matte paper?

Matte paper for classic photo printing and a subdued finish.

Matte paper is recommended for digital camera photo prints, illustration prints, product catalogs, postcards, restaurant menus, construction photos, DM, etc.

Want to print your photos on matte paper?

Our service, "PHOTOPRI", aims at high-quality printing used by solo exhibition artists and professionals in various industries, and supports wide color gamut RGB and Adobe RGB printing.

Even if you do not convert the image to CMYK, if you print in RGB, you can print the original RGB image as it is, saving you the trouble of converting it, and you can print with the retouched colors.

First of all, there is a free trial print, so if you want to try RGB printing but can't do it at home, please try it.

test print

who wrote this article

Yuta Matsumura

Representative of PHOTOPRI

  • Representative of PHOTOPRI
  • Working as a food and portrait photographer
  • The family is in the printing business
  • Active as a shoe designer
  • Also in charge of PHOTOPRI site creation


Free trial print

PHOTOPRI, a large-format print service with photo exhibition quality, supports prints up to B0 size, and our professional staff, including myself, use skilled color matching to create high-definition and beautiful photographs, illustrations, and paintings. .

The A1 size is about 3,800 yen, which is reasonable despite the quality, so please consider it!

We also offer free trial printing for A5 size prints, so please check the quality first!

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