What paper does Bob Books use?

Bob Books currently offers 6 paper types, Classic, Gloss coated, Matte, Lustre photographic, Gloss photographic and Matte photographic paper. 

Classic Paper

Our original paper offers superb quality 200gsm classic paper, printed using top of the range HP Indigo 7000 printers. The paper is perfect bound with either hardback or paperback cover and has a gorgeous satin finish.

Gloss coated Paper

Our gloss-coated paper books are produced to the same high quality as our classic paper. They are printed using top of the range HP Indigo 7000 printers on 200gsm paper. Once printed, the pages are treated with a high-gloss finish.

Matte paper

Our matte paper books are produced using Kodak Nexpress high density printers on 170 gsm paper.

Gloss photographic paper

Your images are exposed onto the 300 gsm Fuji lustre photographic paper and then developed through traditional chemical photographic processes with high-shine professional finish.

Lustre photo graphic paper

Your images are exposed onto the 300 gsm Fuji photographic paper and then developed through traditional chemical photographic processes with a soft, textured finish.

Matte photographic paper

Your images are exposed onto the 300 gsm Fuji matte photographic paper and then developed through traditional chemical photographic processes with a soft matte finish.

Our Classic, Gloss-coated and Matte paper books features end papers used to join the cover of your book to the inlay are 120gsm. As this is stock paper, we can not print on these pages. With appropriate storage and careful treatment, papers of this kind will ensure your Bob Book will be age-resistant.

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