Glossary of Terms
Like any industry, ours uses a variety of terms. If you want to find out what they mean, you are in the right place! Simply click on a letter to see its list of terms. If the term you are looking for isn't listed in our glossary feel free to contact us so that we may help you as well as add it to our list.
1. The lay of paper fibers relative to tightness or looseness which affects the bulk, the absorbency and the finish of the paper. 2. The degree of tone, weight of darkness or color within a photo or reproduction; measurable by the densitometer. Reference, densitometer.