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How Paper Affects Colours on Print Jobs

Print Shop 101: Paper Facts – How the paper you choose for your project will affect the way it prints.

Pantone 280 on coated (gloss), matte and uncoated stocksPaper plays a vital role in colour reproduction because its optical and surface properties impact how light is reflected and therefore how colour and tonal values appear when printed. It is necessary to be aware of these factors and understand how paper can play a role on how colours are perceived by the human eye.

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