Tag: Paper Specification

Selecting the Right Paper for the Print Job

Selecting the right paper for a project shouldn’t be an afterthought. Yet for many creatives that’s exactly what happens. Designers begin with a concept and most dive right into the design phase, without giving much consideration to how the process of print itself will impact their design. ...

Why Paper Specs Don’t Tell the Whole Story

The basics of paper specs and how to use it to your benefit  As a former paper rep, I’m pretty familiar with the attributes that make up paper and I also know they are not the end all, be all when it comes to indicating quality print results. So when a rep...

Digital Printing and Not So “Plain” Paper

The Evolution of Digital Paper Those of you who remember the original fax machines and the curly thermal paper output probably also remember the miracle of the “plain paper” fax.  The “plain paper” was simply the same...