This October, discover the beauty of C-type Lightjet Printing – gallery-like quality, with outstanding colour.


This October, discover the beauty of C-type Lightjet Printing – gallery-like quality, with outstanding colour. We are offering these premium quality A2 prints on Fuji Crustal Archive Paper at R302.00, 40% less than the normal retail price of R504.00. In addition to this, we are offering a 20% discount off Matt or Gloss Diasec if you choose to mount your print.

Let’s talk about the C-Type Lightjet Printing method…

The professional photographers’ preferred choice for exhibitions, C-type or chromogenic colour prints are actual full-colour, professional photographic prints. At Orms Print Room and Framing, we are one of only a handful of companies the world over that offer this specialised method of printing. Produced from digital images, colour negatives or slides, C-Type / Lightjet prints are made by exposing specialised, light-sensitive, photographic paper to light. The paper is then developed and washed using traditional photographic techniques to produce an actual colour photographic print and not an ink-on-paper/photo-quality print.

In addition to full-colour photographic prints, we are proud to offer a highly specialised service: the running of true black and white prints, using fibre-based black and white paper on our LightJet printer.

Lightjet print by Orms Print Room & Framing Lightjet print by Orms Print Room & Framing

Once printed, the image can be framed or mounted to Diasec®.

More info about Diasec®

Diasec® is a patented method of face-mounting the image side of a print to transparent acrylic glass, while the back of the print is mounted onto Dibond®. Sandwiched between the acrylic glass and Dibond®, the print is perfectly flat with a high-gloss finish.

The difference between Diasec® printing vs Diasec® framing? This is one of the most common questions we get asked is. Diasec is actually a framing method, and the print is just one part of this process.

Traditional framing isn’t necessary, as a hanging mechanism is attached directly to the Dibond® backing, which floats the artwork 25 mm from the wall. If you prefer a more contemporary look, the Diasec® mounted artwork can be fitted into a frame.

Lightjet print mounted to Diasec by Orms Print Room & Framing

Lightjet print mounted to Diasec by Orms Print Room & Framing

C-type Lightjet Print mounted to Diasec®

See more about how the Diasec process works below.

Gallery examples of C-Type Lightjet prints

Lightjet print by Orms Print Room & Framing

Above, an example of C-type prints mounted to Diasec for Kimberly Gundle for THAT ART FAIR earlier this year.

To take advantage of our Lightjet print promotion this month, simply contact our Lightjet Printing Specialist, Vincent van Graan via email or give us a call on  021 469 1986.

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Discover C-Type Printing This October!

    1. Hi Riaz. Ok so the A2 lightjet print will be R302.40 at the 40% discounted rate. 2mm Gloss DIASEC is normally R1162 – 20% = R929.60. So that would be the Print + Gloss 2mm Diasec = R1232. Matt Diasec is normally R1394.40. So 2mm Matt DIASEC with the print = R1464.40. I hope that helps. Regards, Michelle

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