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Battle Of The Prints

Canvas Prints
Getting artwork printed on canvas is a process that has been here for quite a long time. Firstly done with a process of offset printing, now it is done in the recent times by using the methods of dye sublimination or printers with inkjets and are commonly referred as giclee. The objective is to generate the look of this oil painting and old fashioned appearance to a printed photograph and this is quite a favored style.Printing on canvas blocks with frameless frames has come to be one of the most mainstream methods to exhibit an artwork as it is quite cheaper compared to traditional framing. With the method of canvas wrap, what you get is an image that is printed on a wrapped material around a frame that is closed at the rear giving you a frameless piece.You will not get as much of a brilliant vibrancy and a higher resolution with a canvas print, however it can be wonderful if you pair and match a suitable image to print. It is cheaper. It is classic. And it has original warmth to it.

Acrylic Photo Prints
Acrylic photo printing goes by more than one name. It is also called acrylic face and often times as photo mount. But it is generally called as Plexiglas (plexiglass). Lucite and Perspex are common names too but they are mostly just brand names. If you look deeper, you will find two different procedures of generating this type of a print. First is directly printing the image on to the material and the second is printing on to a paper initially and then mounting it to acrylic. The print is actually behind a glass pane which gives it its unique appearance. The latter mentioned mount process is quite more difficult and happens to be more expensive. But it also is worth all of that effort. The face mount technique gives a superior pop of color and vibrancy. The reason for that? There are two reasons if speaking precisely. First, colors always tend to look better when they are printed on white paper that is high in quality and secondly, the face mount method benefits from the reflective feature of acrylic. Having the remarkable property of holding a ray of light mirrored between its surfaces, creating what we call the WOW factor when you see the finished product, along with amazing color quality with almost a 3-D effect. None other method of display printing can counterpart with this, making it the reason to be extremely popular among specialized photographers. For more information, please click here.photo-panels-classic

Novelty Items For Wedding Presents

Most people nowadays use the wedding registry to get presents for the happy Mr. and Mrs. to be because it is easier and much more convenient than buying something separate. Furthermore, you can avoid buying unnecessary items for the couple that they will never use and instead, get them something that they would actually use. However, there are some instances when you absolutely want to get them something highly personal so you avoid the registry like the plague and… what?Here are some suggestions for novelty items that you can buy for them:
Period Pieces
One of the most interesting and valuable things you can gift the new couple is something that has acquired more value now, such as a bohemia crystal glass set from the 1920’s. They don’t make them like it anymore. The same goes for furniture, paintings and jewellery. If you can afford it and you know they are a couple who will recognize worth when they see it, invest in some period piece. If they are not the sort of people to appreciate material possessions, buy them something that they can use such as an old fashioned compass or a Swiss army knife.
One of a Kind
A custom made or customized crystal decanter set is a fabulous gift to give someone, especially if all the pieces are engraved with their initials and the date of the wedding. Custom presents are interesting because they are one of a kind and no one else will have one. This is very valuable when it comes to, for instance, antique furniture or jewellery because collectors pay more for pieces that are rare. It is also a nice way to commemorate a joyous occasion and if it’s something that they can use in their day to day life, then you would be reminding them of you and their wedding day all in one.Another one of a kind thing you can do if they geek out about any fandoms is to custom make weapons and other props from the movies, books or comics so that they can swing their own lightsabers.
Holiday Away
One of the best novelty presents you can give away to a couple is to give them a sponsored vacation. It doesn’t have to be several days long; a couple of nights would do, but a couple would highly appreciate having a getaway in some romantic location like misty hills or by the beach. Try to give them a full board package in a hotel or guest house because while everyone will give them material possessions as presents, few people would give away something that helps with the emotional and spiritual growth of the couple.So next time you have to give away a wedding present, be as novel as possible.