© 2004 by Ralph W. Lambrecht, all rights reserved


Presentation Is Everything


Mounting and Matting Prints

Solid steps to successful print presentations

In addition to supporting and protecting the print, the main function of the mount is to isolate the print and clear the immediate image surroundings from visual distractions (fig.1), thereby providing an aesthetically pleasing, neutral and complementary viewing environment, without any attempt to compete with the image for attention. A truly successful image can probably stand on its own, but even the best image benefits from appropriate presentation, if we want to portray its full potential. ...

Get Way Beyond Monochrome 2e now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.