Epson has earned a strong reputation for first-class printers, which offer an outstanding combination of quality, reliability and value for money. However, unless these products are complemented by Epson consumables, users cannot expect to fully capitalize on their investment. Epson understands that printing is a process, with printer, inks and paper working together to offer the ultimate in quality output. With this in mind, Epson produces consumables that offer optimum performance throughout a long, trouble-free, working life.This paper is ideal for printing professional fade-resistant photos with a smooth satin finish. Offering the look and feel of traditional photos giving brilliant images with exceptional detail and clarity. Accelerated tests conducted by Wilhelm Imaging Research indicate that prints made with Epson ColorLife Photo Paper and framed under glass can be displayed under 450 lux illumination for 12 hours per day for approximately 26 years before noticeable fading will occur. This paper is made with a newly developed type of swellable ink receiving coating and is expected to have good resistance to fading caused by ozone and other atmospheric pollutants. To achieve the maximum life for all types of photographs on long-term display, it is strongly recommended that prints be framed under glass.