Author Archives: Joseph Eitan

Sandra Reid Transfer Paper Project Using Tote Bags

Customer Project this week features the work of Sandra Reid. Using transfer paper (A4 for light fabrics in this case) and cotton bags for life, Sandra created personalised gifts. Her work includes various gifts from personalised tote bags to personalised … Continue reading

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Adhesive Sprays Hands On Review

In this review, we put the repositionable and permanent adhesive sprays to the test. View Transcript: These are two new products that we have on the Photo Paper Direct website.  The High Tac and the Re Tac self-adhesive spray, so … Continue reading

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Customising Soup Can and Bottle Using Inkjet Sticker Paper

The latest review by the Photo Paper Direct team features a number of creative uses for Inkjet sticker paper such as customising a can of soup with your image, name etc. All from the comfort of your own home and … Continue reading

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Magnetic Wedding Cards Project by Perfect Day Weddings

Customer project spotlight today features the work of Renie Spreadbury from Perfect Day Weddings company. Using the versatile magnetic photo paper with a matt finish, Renie creates magnetic ‘save the date cards’ for couples getting married. These are handmade cards … Continue reading

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Ghiant Re-Tac and High-Tac Compared

A few weeks ago we started offering our customers a choice of two adhesive sprays by Ghiant.  The two sprays are aerosol glues, though they vary in their long-term application. Depending on your precise use, one may suit better than … Continue reading

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Amanda Davis Wall Hangings and Cushions Project

Customer project today features the work of Amanda Davis. She uses the light transfer paper from Photo Paper Direct to transfer her art work and drawings onto fabrics. In her own words ‘this is the best transfer paper I have … Continue reading

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How To Mount Photos On Foam Boards

Our latest step by step tutorial will talk you through the process of mounting an A4 and A5 size photos on a foam board. The same process can be achieved on an A3 board, though you will require an A3 … Continue reading

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Photo Paper Receiving Layer Options

Regardless of the photo paper manufacturer whether it is Epson, Canon, HP or even niche suppliers, photo papers commonly use one of two technologies to accommodate the ink injected by the printer heads. This technology is called the ‘receiving layer’ … Continue reading

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Choosing Photography Paper

Photography paper is a name given to a range of papers that can accommodate large amounts of saturated ink while retaining the high definition, sharpness and true colour reproduction of the original image. This is achieved by coating the paper … Continue reading

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The Impact Of Ink Type On Photo Printing

Inkjet printers are traditionally the choice of photographers looking to print their work. Their colour palette, true sub-tones and 1440 DPI (at least) far exceed the capabilities of laser printers when it comes to photo print quality. There are many … Continue reading

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