Paper Spectrum is a supplier of photographic, fine art and giclee papers for use with inkjet and laser printers. We also specialise in blank greetings cards, mountboard, foamboard and associated products.
We are based in Leicester, East Midlands (very close to the National Space Centre) and customers are very welcome to stop by our premises to make a purchase or to ask for advice.
We offer free custom ICC profiles for any customers using the Pinnacle brand of papers.
Customers - The majority of our customers are professional photographers, camera club members, producers of home-made greetings cards, architects, graphic designers, producers of inkjet fine art and educational outlets.
Laser Paper - We stock a range of popular branded laser papers including Xerox Colotech in standard gloss, supergloss and silk finish. Xerox Nevertear, Evolve recycled, but also more specialist laser copier films and self adhesive products. All of which offer the highest levels of quality.
Photo Inkjet Paper - great prices for popular brands:
Hahnemuhle Photo inkjet Paper - includes Lustre, Gloss, Matt and canvas media
Epson Photographic inkjet Paper - trusted and reliable grades such as Photoquality, Heavyweight Matte, Archival Matte, Double Weight Matte, Premium PhotoGlossy Premium, Semigloss and Premum Photo Lustre remain popular choices.
Ilford Galerie papers have been "industry standards" for many years. After a short period out of production the likes of Ilford Galerie Prestige Smooth Pearl, Smooth Gloss and Gold Fibre Silk are available again in and stocked in depth.
Pinnacle Photographic inkjet paper continues to grow in popularity and now offers an even wider breadth of product, offering outstanding performance and value for money. The range now includes Premium Photo Lustre, Photo Gloss, Photo Satin, Photo Matte, Fibre Gloss and Warmtone Baryta. 10" rolls of Premium Lustre are a new addition.
Spectrum Value Photo Papers are an excellent offering for price concious buyers who still need good quality paper.
Search by Paper Size The most comprehensive range of photo paper sizes anywhere
6x4 size photo paper (150x100mm)
7x5 size photo paper (178x127mm)
8x6 size photo paper (203x149mm)
10x8 size photo paper (254x203mm)
A4 size photo paper (210x297mm)
A3 size photo paper (420x297mm)
A2 size photo paper (420x594mm)
A1 size photo paper (594x841mm)
Panoramic size photo paper A4 (210x594mm) A3 (297x900mm).
Fine Art Inkjet Paper - Top Brands and value for money.
Hahnemuhle Fine Art inkjet Papers have been arranged into 3 main groups;
Hahnemuhle Smooth Matt Fine Art paper
Hahnemuhle Photo Rag 308, Photo Rag Duo 276, Photo Rag Bright White, Photo Rag Ultrasmooth 305 & Hahnemuhle Bamboo
HahnemuhleTextured Matt Fine Art papers
Albrecht Durer 210, Torchon 285, German Etching 310, William Turner 310 and Museum Etching 350.
Hahnemuhle Gloss fine Art papers
Photo Rag Baryta 315, Photo Rag Satin 310, Photo Rag Pearl 320, Fine Art Pearl 285, Fine Art Baryta 325 , Baryta FB 350
Pinnacle Fine Art inkjet Papers have many comparable papers to Hahanemuhle grades which offer very similar performance and archival quality but will also typically save 30% on price.
Blank photo Inkjet and Laser Greeting Cards -
Demand for our extensive range of photo, fine art and laser greetings card blanks contiues to grow. We have an extensive range of Pre creased cards made from a variety of paper stock available with, or without envelopes which offer outstanding print quality and value for money.
Pre creased Photo inkjet greeting card stock - 240gsm glossy inkjet greeting cards, Pinnacle Matte 230gsm greeting cards, FibreGLOSS 320gsm cards, FibreMATTE 300gsm cards
Fine Art Inkjet Greeting Cards - Cotton Rag Cards, Smooth Fine Art Cards, Etching Textured Cards, Watercolour Cards.
Pre-creased Laser Greeting Cards - Hi Gloss Cards 250gsm, Smooth Matt Cards 250gsm & 300gsm
ICC Colour Management Support - In order to help our customers achieve accurate colour and the very best printing results we offer a full colour and profile service which is free to our customers.
Original Inkjet Cartridges
We offer highly competitive prices on original Epson and Canon inks for large format printers and A3 sized sheet fed printers.
Mounting and Display Products - a comprehensive range of mounting product for display and presentation.
Pre cut mount board, Mounting board available in a range of popular colours and sizes including A1, A2, A3, 500x400mm, 20x16"
Pre-cut picture window mounts, We keep a range of mat mounts in popular colours in the following sizes 10x8, 12x10, 16x12, 20x16, 500x400mm
Foam centred board Foam board is an ideal product for mounting presentation and display purposes. We keep 5 main variants:
White 3mm Foamboard - A1, A2, A3
White 5mm Foamboard - We keep biodegradable 5mm White foamboard in the following sizes;
A1 5mm White Foamboard
A2 5mm White Foamboard
A3 5mm White Foamboard
30x40" 5mm White Foamboard
60x40" 5mm White Foamboard
White Self Adhesive 5mm Foamboard
Black Foamboard 5mm
We also supply related supplies including spray adhesives, tapes, cutting mats, tracing & layout pads and spray booths at highly competitive prices.