Under glass - matt or glossy?

Discussion in 'Photoshop' started by Beemer, Jul 20, 2004.

  1. Beemer

    Beemer Guest

    Assuming inkjet prints are mounted under, but not touching, glass. Is
    there any difference in print image quality when using matt or glossy
    finish photo paper?

    Beemer, Jul 20, 2004
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  2. Beemer

    Hunt Guest

    Usually, there is less ink spread with glossy stock v any textured finish.

    Hunt, Jul 20, 2004
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  3. Beemer

    McMahon Guest

    probaly a good matt would be better for less reflections. otherwise probaly
    the same
    McMahon, Jul 20, 2004
  4. I only use matte papers and under glass thay have a little sheen. I don't
    like the specular effects you get with glossy under glass. Just a personal
    Gordon Peffer, Jul 20, 2004
  5. While the differences are minimized under glass, the glossier
    surfaces tend to have richer blacks. Personally I split the
    difference and use a luster surface. This looks pretty good
    mounted and unmounted.
    Robert Feinman, Jul 21, 2004
  6. Beemer

    cutitout Guest

    Matte prints do not have reflections that other texture prints have.
    Even under reflective glass, you can see a difference.
    cutitout, Jul 22, 2004
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