Digital photography has evolved much in recent years. Nowadays, everyone, from amateur photographers to professionals can try their hand at digital photography by means of the different digital photography cameras available. What more, the digital prints can be directly printed on canvas to create amazing pieces of canvas art. Printing photos on canvas is a great way of preserving and displaying the photography that you have clicked.
Digital photographs are no more limited to a glossy, standard finish. By printing their photos on canvas, people attribute a natural artistic quality to the digital prints that is often lacked by traditional printing. A canvas print combines the vibrant colors and colorful details of digital photography with the unique appearance of oil paintings. Although the quality of camera and the techniques applied for the photography are prime factors in deciding the quality of the photo print, yet the canvas print medium can greatly enhance the appeal of the photograph taken. This is because, unlike ordinary photo paper, the canvas print has a particular texture that provides the advantage of minimizing lower quality resolution of the photograph.
Another advantage of printing photos on canvas is its longevity. By applying water resistant sealers, photos on canvas can survive for a long time compared to regular photographs. The sealers not only protect the canvas print from water but they also protect the canvas to diminish its luster in direct sunlight. If proper maintenance is undertaken, a canvas print can last for a lifetime. Investing in canvas printing is an affordable option that can make photographs last for generations.
Printing photos on canvas is an affordable process and it can be done at as much a minimum expenditure as $50. Thus, by spending a small amount, you can afford a high quality canvas print for your home or workplace. A canvas print adds a style value to your workplace or your home. You can either print your family photos on canvas to create a canvas print or you can even print the reproductions of original art to create a canvas art.
A canvas print is a great gift idea to be given on different occasions. In special occasions like weddings, wedding anniversaries and birthdays, a canvas art print is a great gift idea. Such personalized canvas art gifts have a unique appeal that goes beyond words. The canvas print is able to give a creative touch to the photograph that will not be available in a small, framed picture. The canvas print can be a gallery wrapped canvas or a standard print that places the picture at the front centre. With the help of photo cropping and other digital retouching techniques, a digital art canvas can be a true artistic experience.
However, the camera settings are an important criterion in creating great canvas prints. Dark colors and a dark background will not be so much expressive on a canvas than a digital picture with a bright color. To get the best effects, the camera resolution should be set to a maximum so that the photographs do not get blurred when printed on canvas.