Excellent papers have been introduced in recent years by manufacturers such as Hahnemuhle, Harman, Epson, Crane, Ilford and others. My current favorite paper is Hahnemuhle Fine Art Baryta 325. I am using it for all of my portfolio prints and fine art prints. It has a sturdy feel and a richly textured surface. I prefer it over smooth papers. It works beautifully for both black-and-white and color photographs.
Fine Art Baryta is a relatively new paper from an old manufacturer. Hahnemuhle has been in business since 1584! Their papers are used by painters, graphic artists, illustrators, bookbinders and photographers.
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