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Image Permanence Institute Disaster Preparedness, Response, and Recovery for Inkjet Prints

DP3 NewsletterPrinting photographs on inkjet paper is commonplace these days and the concern for image permanence is always in the forefront of our thinking. Pigment inks and technical advances in photographic inkjet media produces images that will likely exceed 200 years in longevity. For this reason inkjet photographic prints are now the safest, most universally accessible media for preserving photographic images. The need for image permanence stability cannot be overstated.

The Image Permanence Institute recently completed an “IMLS National Leadership Grant for Museums research project to develop water emergency prevention, response, and recovery strategies for inkjet-printed photographs and fine art in museum collections.” Read the entire article here:

Completion of the IMLS-funded Disaster Preparedness, Response, and Recovery for Inkjet Printed Materials in Museum Collections
Image Permanence

Illustration of image damage correlated to submersion time in water.

Whether you’re interested in safeguarding museum prints, your personal collection, or family photographs this new study gives us scientifically based guidelines for rescuing, recovering, conserving, and preserving inkjet prints that are exposed to water or floods.

Make the most of your images with ILFORD GALERIE Prestige inkjet photo papers for photography. Ensure that your images will out live technological storage options available today allowing your images to live for generations to come. Hard drives fail. How long will DVD readers be available to read optically recorded files? What is the best way to archive images?

Making a museum quality archival print on ILFORD GALERIE Prestige inkjet paper using pigment inks may be the very best option we have available to us today. Visit ILFORD.com to learn more.

Read the Wilhelm Imaging Research report on image permanence of three ILFORD GALERIE Prestige injet papers available at this link:

ILFORD InkJet Papers Print Permanence Ratings

ILFORD GALERIE Prestige Fine Art Launch with Gregory Heisler

Screen Shot 2013-03-18 at 4.00.26 PMLate in February a launch party was held in New York for new ILFORD GALERIE Prestige Fine Art papers that were introduced in the US on March 1, 2013. It was a gala affair that was an “who’s who” of photographers. They all feasted their eyes on beautiful portraits by Gregory Heisler from his forthcoming book “Gregory Heisler: 50 Portraits.”

Check out what photographers had to say about Gregory Heisler’s 50 Portraits on ILFORD GALERIE Prestige Fine Art papers in this short video.

This was Gregory Heisler’s very first showing of color and black and white prints. The show was made up of gorgeous portraits of celebrities, politicians, sports figures and more. Each image, printed by Gotham Imaging in New York, was printed on either GALERIE Prestige Gold Cotton Textured or GALERIE Prestige Gold Mono Silk. The images were hung without frame and glass so that guests could actually touch and feel the paper itself.

Learn more about ILFORD GALERIE Prestige Fine Art papers at www.ILFORD.com and try them out for yourself. Your images deserve the very best. New ILFORD GALERIE Prestige Fine Art papers give your images the look and feel of gallery quality collectable prints with our usual high permanence ratings.

Leave a comment here about your experience with one or more of these new ILFORD GALERIE Prestige Fine Art.

Resource Magazine Features ILFORD GALERIE Prestige Paper

The latest print edition of Resource Magazine includes a feature called “Best Computer Goodies of 2012.”  ILFORD GALERIE Prestige papers are featured alongside all kinds of computer accessories including monitors, digital media, projectors, printer, X-Rite color management solutions, and more.

ILFORD GALERIE Prestige Gold Fibre SilkResource Magazine says ILFORD GALERIE Prestige papers are… “Our inkjet paper of choice when it comes to reproducing the look and feel of traditional photographic prints.”

Visit Resource Magazine’s website at resourcemagonline.com to learn more about this great resource or pick up a copy on your photographic news stand today.

Find out why ILFORD GALERIE Prestige papers are preferred by photographers all over the world.  And learn about all the surfaces, weights, and paper bases available for all your digital photographic needs by visiting www.ILFORD.com.

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