Part 3 of our series about paper looks at the many Paper Types and how the type of paper used can affect the printed image.
Paper Types Explained:
There are a multitude of paper types that exist that go beyond paper weight and size. These include the printing system the paper is designed for, grain direction, paper color, the smoothness of the paper and any coatings on the medium. There are also a number of additional media types such as envelopes, labels, transparencies and more that are not covered in detail here.