Displaying 17x22 prints

Started Apr 5, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: Displaying 17x22 prints
In reply to Pete Berry, Apr 7, 2013

Pete Berry wrote:

cortlander1 wrote:

I have been an amateur photographer for many years, but only recently started to make my own prints with an Epson 3880. I usually print on 17x22 fine art paper like Canson Baryta, Epson Exhibition, Velvet Fine Art, Cold Press etc. i have no commercial aspirations, I do this because I just enjoy the beautiful prints that come out. I print landscapes 21x14, and portraits 16x20.

What I do want to do is to look at these from time to time, and share them with family and friends. Framing them is not practical as I already have over 100 of them with more to come. I have tried searching on the net for albums or portfolios to store and show off my pictures, but have not found any. I would appreciate suggestions on how to display these in view of my limited needs?


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Itoya has an extensive line of display portfolios, including 17x22 and 18x24 that would seem to suit your needs very well - archival materials, 24 polyethylene sleeves with black divider page for 48 print capacity.

I would be very wary of people's handling of individual sleeved large prints, even with heavy art papers, as I have had several 17x22-25" heavy (300-315 gsm) prints "crinked" and ruined this way. The folios work very well, and are quite reasonably priced at about $40.


Excellent! This should work and is very reasonably priced. Thank you, Pete, this is very helpful.

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