About our Student Photographic Framing services Aware of the fragile state of student’s bank accounts and the need to foster new creative talent, Genesis Imaging is proud to offer all students 20% discount across all of our services. We realise that for your degree shows, you expect your work to be finished to the highest degree. Our… Read more »
Bespoke Photographic Framing
Professionals choose to work with us because of the quality of our services and our bespoke approach. Our framing department provide beautiful, bespoke photographic framing solutions to leading photographers, artists, creative professionals and individuals alike who require high quality and beautifully finished framework.
We use anti-reflective Artglass as standard for our framing, which is the best option for reflective-free and neutral viewing. This incorporates a 70% UV filter to protect your valuable artwork from fading. In addition to traditional glazing, we also offer durable and lightweight Perspex – perfect for larger frames.
When in comes to passé-partout’s, or window mounts, we only use the finest 8-ply acid-free and neutral PH museum conservation-quality board, which is certified by The Fine Art Trade Guild and offers exceptional preservation qualities that conform to the highest conservation standards. The wooden mouldings we use for our framing are from sustainable sources that are managed to meet environmental, social and economic needs for both the present and future, as certified by the FSC scheme.
What is Spacer (Box) Framing? ‘Spacer’ or ‘box’ framing uses a ‘fillet’, or ‘spacer’ which runs alongside the inner edge of the frame and provides a separation between your artwork and the glass of the frame. Why should I choose Spacer (Box) Framing? Alongside the contemporary aesthetic achieved with spacer framing, the separation between your artwork… Read more »
What is a Window Mount or Passe-Partout? ‘Passe-partout’ (or passepartout) is a french term for a mat, paper or cardboard sheet placed over the print and under the glass in a picture frame. Aside from enhancing visual appeal, window mounts offer protection for photographs and artwork by providing separation between the artwork and the glass… Read more »
We offer exhibition-quality, bespoke lightbox framing to compliment our ultra-slimline, lightweight fine art lightboxes. LED Panels vs Traditional Fluorescent Tubing We use only the highest quality LED panels to illuminate all of our lightboxes – this not only gives us greater flexibility in the size we can produce, but also means that our lightboxes are evenly-lit from… Read more »
What is Tray Framing? Tray framing offers a glassless, contemporary framing solution that achieves a 3d, ‘floating’ effect for your images or artwork. Your images are firstly mounted to Dibond – a lightweight aluminium composite known for its rigidity – which adds protection to the print and provides a firm base for framing. A smaller… Read more »
What is Classic Photographic Framing? Our bespoke classic gallery photographic framing service produces frames exactly as you would see in many international galleries and major exhibitions worldwide. Why Should I Choose Classic Photographic Framing? We stock a wide range of exhibition-quality mouldings in a broad range of colours and finishes and our specialist staff are able… Read more »
What is Keyline Framing? Keyline frames offer a lightweight, glassless finishing option for your photographs and artwork. Why should I choose Keyline Framing? Without glass, keyline frames are more lightweight than traditional framing and reflections on artwork are minimised – allowing your work to be seen in all of its glory. Keyline frames are a popular solution… Read more »