Why do prints look different to what I see on screen?

Unless you have a calibrated print workflow, it’s likely that your print will differ from what you see on your screen. It should be close enough for most people but if you’re expecting specific colour results, the best way to confirm is to physically print a proof or test strip. If you’re looking for specific […]

What are optical brightening agents (OBA’s)?

“OBA” is an abbreviation for “optical brightening agent.” These chemical compounds are often added to the coating of papers, such as RC papers, or in some cases, to the base paper itself. Their purpose is to increase the paper’s whiteness. Achieving precise print results with papers with higher OBA content can be more challenging. Papers […]