Capital Art Gallery with a Focus on “The Beauty of Washington

50 Massachusetts Ave., N.E., Union Station Street Level, West Hall #152, Washington, D.C. 20002-4285, (202) 289-9882-Gallery, (703) 995-0841-FAX, E-Mail: CapitalArt@Verizon.net , Web Site: www.CapitalArt.wikispaces.com

By default, we use Premium Luster Photo Paper (260 g/m²). We can print on:
  • Photo Paper (g/m²)
    • Premium Semigloss Photo Paper (250) - Highest color gamut available for vivid color reproduction, 10 mil thickness for a durable photographic feel
    • Premium Glossy Photo Paper (240) - Highest color gamut available for vivid color reproduction, Glossy surface, 10mil thickness for a durable photographic feel. Premium Glossy Photo Paper offers the highest gloss level of any resin coated photographic paper. Producing vivid life-like images that rival those of traditional silver halide prints, the ultra glossy finish, coupled with a 10 mil thickness and extremely wide color gamut, make this paper a favorite among discerning photographers. Its instant drying and non-cockling characteristics make use, handling, and display of the finished output trouble-free. It creates highly saturated prints by offering maximum ink coverage and high D-Max for true photographic reproductions. This paper can also be easily laminated to provide protection from light and moisture.
    • Premium Glossy Photo Paper (170) - Highest color gamut available for vivid color reproduction, Glossy finish for photo like reproductions, 7mil thickness with a photographic finish
    • Premium Luster Photo Paper (260) - Highest color gamut available for vivid color reproduction, Luster E surface finish, 10 mil thickness for a durable photographic feel. Wedding, portrait and school photographers have traditionally used luster paper for their photos. This instant drying paper produces vivid, lifelike images that rival those of traditional silver halide prints. Premium Luster Photo Paper delivers highly saturated prints by offering maximum ink coverage and a high D-Max. Its 10-mil Resin Coated (RC) base gives prints a photographic feel, and keeps the paper cockle-free.
    • Premium Semigloss Photo Paper (170) - Highest color gamut available for vivid color reproduction, Resin Coated (RC) paper base for actual photo prints, 7 mil thickness with a photographic feel
    • Premium Semigloss Photo Paper (250) - Highest color gamut available for vivid color reproduction, RC paper base for actual photo prints, Semigloss finish, 10 mil thickness for a durable photographic feel
    • Premium Semimatte Photo Paper (260) - Highest color gamut available for vivid color reproduction, RC paper base for actual photo prints, Semigloss finish, 10 mil thickness for a durable photographic feel
    • Enhanced (coated) Matte Paper - Flat matte surface provides the optimum photographic platform, High color gamut yields remarkable color reproduction, Heavyweight stock delivers true photographic feel (for roll paper printing), Bright white base accentuates highlights. Flat matte surface. This bright white paper is perfect for images that do not require gloss. It yields highly saturated images, while maintaining excellent highlight and shadow detail.
  • Art Media
    • Canvas - up to 44"x40', Highest resolution canvas coating for outstanding reproductions, Medium gloss surface for easy printing, Unique texture for true artist look, Heavyweight for quality feel, Acid free 100% cotton archival quality base, Stretchable for framing
    • Premier Art Water Resistant Canvas - Water Resistant for increased durability, highest resolution canvas for outstanding reproduction, glossy surface, unique texture for true artist look, Poly/cotton blend, Instant drying microporous coating, Stretchable for framing.
    • Piezo Pro Matte Canvas, up to 44"x40' highest resolution canvas coating for outstanding reproductions, glossy surface for easy printing, unique texture for true artist look, heavyweight for quality feel, cotton/Poly blend for increased durability, stretchable for framing.
    • Textured Fine Art Paper by Crane up to 44"x50', which is Acid free to preserve fine art and photos, 100% cotton rag for long term durability, white surface for vivid color reproduction, rich black images for prints with exceptional contrast, textured surface for a true artistic appearance, 425 g/m² basis weight for museum quality prints (sheets), 225 g/m² basis weight for maximum versatility.
    • Somerset® Velvet - up to 24"x50' or 44"x60', Acid free to preserve fine art and photos, 100% cotton rag for long term durability, Radiant white surface for vivid color reproduction, Rich black images for prints with exceptional contrast, 505 g/m² basis weight for museum quality appearance (sheets), 255 g/m² basis weight on rolls for versatility, Velvet surface for rich details and accurate reproduction
    • UltraSmooth Fine Art Paper - g/m², 100% cotton hot press for long term durability, Acid free and pH buffered to preserve fine art and photos, Natural white, ultra smooth surface for incredible detail and accurate reproduction, Outstanding D-Max for prints with exceptional contrast

  • Signage Media
    • Adhesive synthetic paper up to 44"x100' as an ideal choice for signage that requires adhesive backing. An affordable, polypropylene-base media, it's thin, light, and very flexible with a durable, wet-strength base. It delivers accurate colors and vivid results on its high-quality matte surface. An instant-drying paper, it's excellent for indoor banners and outdoor signage. When laminated, it's perfect for outdoor signage applications as well. Best of all, its adhesive backing makes it possible to remove and reposition signage for easy mounting.
    • Clear plastic film up to 44"x100' for high black density for the accurate preparation of film positives for silkscreen applications and ideal for back lit line art, half tones and 4-color separations.
    • Signage media up to 44"x100' Offering quality, durability and versatility, signage media easily handles the extreme requirements of advertising, banner, and point of purchase display applications.

  • Other Media
    • Poster boards - various colored poster boards, standard sizes of 11x14", 22x28" or custom sizes up to 44"x100'
    • Glossy Paper Heavyweight -long lasting bright whites, High color gamut for excellent color reproduction, Glossy surface creates a photo like appearance, Heavyweight base for durability
    • Semigloss Paper Heavyweight - Semigloss surface for photo-like prints, High color gamut for excellent color reproduction, Heavyweight base for durability, Laminates easily for increased durability.
    • Doubleweight Matte Paper - Flat matte surface to eliminate glare, Doubleweight thickness for added durability, High color gamut for excellent color reproduction, Versatile and easy to laminate for most applications.
    • Presentation Matte Paper - Instant drying, High color gamut for excellent color reproduction, Laminates easily.
    • Singleweight Matte Paper - Flat matte surface to eliminate glare, 5 mil thickness for applications that require folding, Dries instantly, High color gamut for excellent color reproduction, Versatile and easy to laminate for most applications.

  • Mounting Alternatives, Additionally, we can coordinate
    • cost effective non-standard size frames and/or
    • mounting alternatives for the non-standard size media listed above.