What is Metallic Inkjet Paper?
Metallic Inkjet Paper is a photo paper that has a slight metallic sheen, giving your prints an extra 'pop' that sets them apart from others. The metallic qualities of this paper lie in the base of this paper, so no special inks are necessary to print. All you need is a photo realistic inkjet printer.
Our Simply Elegant line of inkjet metallic media includes both a Gloss and Pearlescent finish surface type. Chrome Pearlescent has a wet lab photo paper look and feel with a smooth metallic touch. Simply Elegant Metallic Pearl is an inkjet luster photo paper that shows the slightest hint of metallic in prints.
Is Simply Elegant Metallic Compatible with My Printer?
If you own an inkjet dye or pigment based printer, you may print on Chrome Metallic Inkjet Papers with no problem.
What Profiles Should I Use When Printing on Chrome?
When Printing on Simply Elegant Metallic Chrome Gloss Paper, choose your printer's best Glossy Photo Paper or Luster Setting. When Printing on Simply Elegant Chrome Gloss, use your printer's best Luster or Satin Paper Setting. Using these profiles have shown to work best with Epson, Canon and HP printers. Advanced users can also choose to create their own profiles for metallic inkjet paper if they wish to do so, however, we've tested the stated settings in our print lab and they yield impressive results.