How Canvas Printing is different from Flex and Vinyl
Flex is CHEAPER why Should I pay so much for CANVAS
For all those who have landed on this page for seeking to compare Canvas with flex and vinyl, you search hopefully will end here. Price can not be sole criteria for selection between all 3 these medias. Canvas from our school time as we would be aware is excellent in absorbing water color. It is a statement of artist. Depending upon who the artist is it can sell for as little as Rs 200/- to as much as few crores. If you are looking for a premium printed product for display in your bedroom or gifting it to some one then there can be no better media then Canvas.
Flex is a rough media with little pix-elated prints its best for outdoor displays which are to be seen from a distance. Vinyl is used for pasting, though digital latex vinyl prints are excellent but it texture is not that of a canvas. Longevity score is same for all of them.
It make perfect GIFT and IMPRESSION
Canvases can be printed with wedding photos, family portraits, couple photos etc. Option available for displays are:-
- Single canvas photo - 1 single photo which can be collage or bordered photo
- Split canvas display - multiple photos splited
- Wall displays
- Theme displays
- Event based themes
You can think of themes like an event - college reunion, farewell etc, it can be a family tree, hobbies, outstanding accomplishment, thank you letter, wall art, remembrance etc.
Sizes available in Canvas
All these canvases are stretched after print thus keeping it crisp, resolute and durable. These are available in widely 4 undermentioned sized.
- Square - 30x30, 20x20, 40x40 inches
- Rectangle - 30x20, 20x30 inches
- Panoramic - 60x20, 60x30, 100x50, 135x45, 80x40, 90x30, 120x40, 130x65, 150x50 inches
- Long rectangle - 60x30, 80x40, 100x50, 120x60, 150x75 inches
You can go with border wrapping of the canvas or color finishing. Border wrapping is wrap, mirror, color. Color finishing is available in any solid color, black and white, sepia, drawing, oil painting. These are stretched & wrapped around high quality wooden frame. This is also called satin canvas. It has a low sheen finish.
UV High quality printing
3D canvas printing is also available. Cotton canvas with matt finish is used for printing your photos. All canvases provided comes with the string ready for instant hanging. There is no wood work etc required, all products are ready to use. After printing which is done on high quality UV machine. Protective finish is applied to the canvas, so that color don't fade over decades. The ink used is high quality with extreme UV resistance.
Taking care of your Canvas
It is advisable to take good care of your canvas. They resist most scratches, smudges, finger prints etc. Depending upon the environment in which these are displayed they can catch on to the dust. To remove dust simple use soft brush vacuum cleaning. It is important to note that do not use water or any kind of cleaning fluids as they may permanently damage the print or certain area where it is applied. Canvas by nature has matt finish and soft, dry cloth should be ideal. Damp cloth should also be avoided for cleaning.
Is my PHOTO good to print
Your image i.e photos which need to be printed on to the canvas should be high in resolution. We recommend high resolution pics in 300 DPI or more taken from DSLR camera. If you have photos from your phone with 5 mega pixels camera or more than avoid going for bigger prints. If you are not sure about the quality email us the photos. We can do minor color adjustment, resolution improvement, red eye removals, date stamp removal etc.
If you are looking for canvas print in the roll format without any frame then we have rolled canvas prints as well. These comes in thin wrap which is 0.75 inch and thick wrap which is 1.5 inches. You can use them as hanging canvas or can do framing from source trusted at your end. You would be responsible for any issue with framing at your end.