What is Perspex Face Mounting? Perspex (Acrylic) Face Mounting, also known as Reverse Face Mounting is the process of mounting a photographic print between a sheet of Perspex and an Aluminium or Dibond backing sheet. Prints are first bonded using optically clear silicone adhesive, creating an airtight bond with no air bubbles. Our face mounts… Read more »
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Whether you’re looking to protect, preserve or enhance your images, our diverse range of of mounting services offers a wide range of exceptional quality solutions – all produced in-house by our skilled, professional team.
What is Glass Face Mounting? Glass Face Mounting is the process of mounting a photographic print between a sheet of toughened glass and an aluminium or Dibond backing sheet. Prints are bonded using optically clear silicone adhesive, creating an airtight bond with no air bubbles. The glass that we use is durable and highly resilient… Read more »
What is Aluminium Mounting? Aluminium mounting is a popular choice for photographers or artists looking to give their work a sleek, contemporary finish. Photographic prints are mounted to a 2mm thick aluminium sheet, precision cut to the exact size of your print before the edges are polished. Although mounting on aluminium is perfect for achieving… Read more »
What is Dibond Mounting? Dibond, an aluminium composite, is comprised of two ultra-thin 0.3mm aluminium panels sandwiched around a polyethylene core. Dibond is lightweight, rigid and will not delaminate or warp due to the material’s low thermal expansion – making it a perfect permanent mounting solution for photographs or artwork. We can produce Dibond mounts in… Read more »
What is Foamex®? Foamex® is a lightweight mounting board which has a polyurethane foam core and is characterised by its light weight and semi-rigidity. Foamex is often used to mount work for Box (spacer) frames, tray frames or as a mounting solution for artwork that is to be hung directly on the wall. Why should I… Read more »
Foamboard mounting is lightweight yet rigid and suitable for lightweight and temporary displays, as well as within framed works. What is Kapa™ Foamboard? Kapa™ Foamboard is made up of three layers – an inner hard foam polyurethane core clad with a reinforced aluminium layer (adding protection for photographic images) and outer covering of card. Why Should I… Read more »
What is MDF Mounting? MDF mounting creates a substantial, three-dimensional feel for photographic prints. We are able to offer MDF mounts in 12mm or 18mm thicknesses, with the option of natural, painted black or white edges, and in sizes up to 96 x 48 inches (2 438 x 1 219 mm) Our MDF mounts are supplied with… Read more »
About our Student Photographic Mounting 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. With every service that we provide, you have access to our expert team of technicians, who are happy to… Read more »