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Black and white giclee prints

Still River Editions brings your artistic vision to life with the finest black and white giclee printing of photographs and artwork

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  • Highest-quality archival giclee prints from your files or our scans of your film or prints
  • For black and white photography or fine art
  • Cone Piezography™ carbon pigment inks for rich tones, true blacks, and long life
  • Choose from an array of fine art papers or canvas
  • Print any size up to 44 inches wide and up to many feet long
  • Optional mounting on Gatorfoam® and standout mounts for easy display.
  • We also still offer conventional silver gelatin black and white prints on fiber-base or RC papers from negatives. Available at Connecticut Photographics
  • Turnaround time is usually less than one week
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  • Black and white giclee print prices

    Pricing for all giclee prints is calculated by the square footage of final paper size including borders. Scanning is additional, please see below. Includes a CD or DVD of your prepared file(s) to keep for future printing. We can print on media up to 44 inches wide and up to many feet long

    The first print charge is $24.00 per square foot,
    and any additional print(s) from same file are $19.00 per square foot.
    No hidden setup fees and a small proof print for prints 16"x20" and larger for your approval.


    Note:
    There is a minimum charge of 1.5 square feet per print
    Add 30% to cost if using Harman Baryta paper (max. size 20"x24")

     



    Prices for common print sizes (note: we can make any size you need)
    Print Size Cost of First Print Cost of Each Additional Print
    8"x10"* $36.00 $28.50
    11"x14"* $36.00 $28.50
    16"x20" $53.33 $42.22
    20"x24" $80.00 $63.33
    24"x36" $144.00 $114.00
    40"x60" $400.00 $316.67
    More common sizes    
    *up to 12"x18" is the same price  
    Prints larger than 16"x20" -- optional 8.5"x11" proof before final printing at no charge (we keep that proof for our records)

     

     

     

     
     
     

     

    calculator  Custom size print price calculator(for help figuring out cost of a print in any size)

    calculator  Print proportion calculator
    (for help figuring out a larger or smaller size than your original)

    Certificates of authenticity available on request

    Care and handling of your prints

    Specifications for digital files

    Black and white giclee ink tone choices

    We use Cone Piezography carbon pigment inks for black & white prints on all media.

    Selenium - a cool black
    Warm-tone - a slight sepia
    Split-tone - a mix of warm highlights and cool shadows
    *The final color is affected by the media on which the ink is printed

     

    Black and white giclee paper choices

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    Still River Editions has chosen to use Hahnemühle Digital Fine Art Papers exclusively for all its archival printing. These papers combine the latest technology in digital paper making and coatings with the traditional look and feel of artist papers that have been used for centuries. Hahnemühle has a long history of paper making, since 1584, and is the top choice for serious artists and meets the highest standards of color range, depth, contrast, rendering and color gradation.

    Click on each paper for a detailed description and recommendations for use.

    Archival Papers Archival Canvas
    Watercolor Papers Canvas
    Hahnemuhle German Etching Paper 310gsm Hahnemuhle Monet Matte Canvas 410gsm
    Hahnemuhle Photo Rag Paper 308gsm  
    Semi-gloss (like air-dried glossy fiber prints)  
    Hahnemuhle/Harman Gloss Baryta Paper 320gsm**  
    **Maximum print size on this paper 20"x24"
    **Please add 30% to print price for this paper only

     

    Request a paper/inkset sample here (one, or a selection, or all of our papers)

     

    Scans for prints (if required)

    We use high resolution flatbed and dedicated film scanners. After your giclee is approved you will receive one CD or DVD with your final prepared file(s).

    Types of artwork we can print include photography, watercolor, pastel, pen, pencil, paint, quilt / fiber art, etching, woodcut, linocut, letterpress, silkscreen, encaustic, anything else 2D.

    All flat artwork for scans needs to be unframed and unmatted. Paintings need to be completely dry. Dirty or scratched film or flat art may require additional computer labor at $75 per hour (we will consult with you if this is the case).

    Film Scans   Flat Art Scans  
    35mm $14.00 Sizes up to 11"x17" $14.00
    120 $34.00 Sizes over 11"x17" up to 22"x30" $26.00
    4"x5" $34.00 Sizes over 22"x30" up to 40"x60" $70.00
    8"x10" $55.00 Sizes over 40"x60" Per Quote

     

    Standard digital prints

    We also offer standard digital black & white prints. A lower cost alternative to giclee print. Available is sizes up to 12"x18" on glossy or luster paper. This is not an ink jet process, they are made on Fujicolor Crystal Archival Color Paper, so there will be a slight color cast in a black & white print.

    Size First Print Additionals
    Up to 8"x10" $12.00 $9.00
    Up to 12"x18" $17.00 $12.00

     

    Print mounting (optional)

    Still River Editions offers two types of mounting substrates, 3/16" black Gatorfoam® and 3/4" or 1 1/ 2 " standouts. Mounting is available in sizes up to 40"x60".

    3/16" Black Gatorfoam®

    Gatorfoam
    • Gatorfoam® is a durable and lightweight board stronger than standard foamcore
    • Black polystyrene foam bonded with wood fibers impregnated with resin
    • Dent and bend-resistant, and it will resist absorbing moisture
    • $9.00 per square foot (Minimum charge of 1.5 square feet per mount))
    • Prices are additional to the cost of printing Print price chart
    • calculator Mounting price calculator for custom sizes

    3/16" Gatorfoam Pricing
    Size Mount Price (addl. to print price)
    up to 12"x18" (1.5 sq. ft. min.) $13.50
    12"x18" $13.50
    16"x20" $20.00
    20"x24" $30.00
    24"x36" $54.00
    30"x40" $75.00
    36"x48" $108.00
    40"x60"
    $149.99

     

    3/4" and 11/2" Standout Mounts

    Standout frontStandout back
    • LIMITED STOCK -- available sizes below, or other standard sizes up to 40"x60" with case qty. order **call or email for details and pricing**
    • Standout mounts offer a polished look without framing
    • Mounting holes on the rear, ready for hanging
    • Thick, rigid polystyrene foam with a finished, clean black edge.
    • Available in two thicknesses: 3/4" and 11/2"
    • Available in the standard sizes below only with a maximum size of 40"x60"
    • Please allow four extra days for this special-order service.
    • Prices are additional to the cost of printing Print price chart


    Standout Mount Pricing and Availability
    Size 3/4" Mount Price (addl. to print price) 11/2" Mount Price (addl. to print price)
    11"x14"
    n/a
    $46.90 (14 available)
    12"x18"
    $31.85 (5 available)
    n/a
    16"x20"
    $32.90 (3 available)
    n/a
     

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