Canson Wins TIPA Paper Award 2017
Canson wins the prestigious TIPA 2017 award for the best inkjet photographic paper: Canson Infinity Baryta Prestige 340 gsm
The Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) has revealed the winning names for the 27th edition of the TIPA Awards.
Canson Infinity Baryta Prestige 340gsm won the award for the best inkjet photographic paper!
Quote from the TIPA 2017 awards panel:
"Canson Infinity Baryta Prestige is a 340gsm inkjet paper made from acid-free alpha-cellulose and cotton with a coating containing barium sulphate. It has the aesthetic feel gives it the look and aesthetic feel of traditional darkroom paper
This is a durable paper that gives a sense of richness and depth to the tonal values and nuances, with a "smooth & glossy" surface that boasts the appearance and sharpness of traditional glossy paper, but without the intense brilliance of gloss papers. Its grammage and durability makes it really easy to work with without preventing it from being suitable for use in al photo inkjet printers on the market."
Canson Infinity Baryta Prestige 340 gsm: unique characteristics!
The paper's features are truly unique giving it excellent durability, outstanding black optical density (D-Max), and exceptional image sharpness.
The paper offers a good level of flatness, excellent surface homogeneity, very good cutting characteristics, and its printed and non-printed surfaces differ only very slightly in glossiness.
Its range of reproducible colours (g) is very large, which improves the visual impact.
The best image products released on the market between 1 April 2016 and 31 March 2017 were selected to receive the TIPA 2017 award by a panel consisting of 29 photo magazine editors who are members of TIPA, based in 14 different countries distributed across 5 continents.
Editors belonging to the Association have been selecting the winner of the TIPA award for image products since 1991, with a view to helping amateur and professional photographers make the best decisions when purchasing materials.
The awards ceremony will take place in June 2017 in Tokyo – Japan.