If you are looking to purchase a Libro Portfolio or have Booksmart Studio produce your prints for your portfolio. Please be sure to visit our dedicated Libro shop website at http://www.librocollection.com.
If you are looking to purchase Fine Art Metal or have Booksmart Studio print on the fine art metal. Please be sure to visit our dedicated Inkjet Metal shop website at http://www.inkjetmetal.com.
Fine Edition Printing.com
If you are looking to work with Booksmart Studio to produce your Fine Edition Inkjet Prints for an exhibition or just start an open edition. Please be sure to visit our dedicated Fine Edition Printing shop website at http://www.fineeditionprinting.com.
Custom ICC Profiling.com
Order your custom ICC Profiles now. Please be sure to visit our dedicated Custom ICC Profiling shop at http://www.customiccprofiling.com.
Booksmart Studio is proud to offer the Libro Collection as a high-end digital print portfolio system. Photographers and artists have the option of choosing between three grades of book cloth/leatherettes; Canson Infinity, Epson, Inkpress, Innova, Hahnemuhle, and Museo inkjet papers; and five finished sizes. The elegant design of this portfolio/album system allows individuals to layout, print, and then reassemble the pages for a professionally crafted, finished portfolio. We can also print for you in-house on either our inkjet printers or our HP Indigo depending on your budget.
Booksmart Studio’s inkjet printable aluminum creates extremely archival, durable, and luminous prints on five different metal surfaces. The precoated metal accepts most pigment or dye inks, and can be cold laminated or coated for a durable finish. The Fine Art Metal series is more archival than the dye-sub materials most labs are offering because you will print direct with your pigment inks onto the surface. Yes, our material is more expensive and requires more finishing work then dye-sub metal prints. However, you cannot get a more archival print combination on metal for your fine print.
Booksmart Studio has created many of the generic ICC profiles you download from most of the leading fine art inkjet manufacturers on the market (Berger, BF Inkjet Media, Canson Infinity, Innova, Strathmore, & Museo). We also offer our custom ICC profiling services for RGB or CMYK printers to anyone that demands the utmost control over their color. We have various device and software combinations that will help insure that we can provide the ICC profiles you require.
Book Publishing is our specialty with a strong emphasis on the fine edition book utilizing inkjet technology or our 6 color HP Indigo. Our specialty is in producing books that are handcrafted and never just glued to ensure they will stand the test of time. Another important aspect of our book production, is that we NEVER use a template, as each book project is approached uniquely from concept to a finished product. In our studio we are constantly looking to push the boundaries of The Book. We also offer services for every aspect of making a fine edition book including binding, designing, enclosures, & printing books.
Booksmart Studio’s philosophy is deeply rooted in the belief that the collaboration between the artist and the printmaker results in the finest work. We will not sacrifice this collaboration for the quick buck, as we define ourselves as fine edition printmakers. This model comes from the traditional printmaking background that Booksmart Studio’s owner holds with his MFA in Printmaking & Book Arts. The digital fine edition influence comes from his MS in Electronic Publishing, the combination has created a unique perspective on printmaking (digital or traditional) and the notion of the atelier.
Booksmart Studio: Your Fine Edition Print Specialist
15 wide-format printers, bookbindery, & our HP Indigo, we can fulfill all of your fine edition printing needs! Every project, is a unique project handled in-house in our
very unique and extensive print studio, offering all of our services under one roof!
Fine edition books 100% handmade by our artisans
We do not have standard sizes or templates! Why limit creativity???
All of our book production is completed in-house in Rochester, NY
Full letterpress studio in-house, Pistachio Press.
Capable of producing true duotone or tritone B&W books.
Our books are all handmade
Our hardcover books are all sewn. We DO NOT use glue bindings for hardcover books.
Every project is custom which means are creative options are limitless.
If you book order is large enough for offset printing, we only use printers here in the USA. 95% of the time in Rochester, NY.
Our HP Indigo has the flexibility for 6 color digital offset printing, allowing for spot colors.
Ability to create a truly high-end book with our inkjet printers for continuous tone, 100% cotton paper, and a wide color gamut.
We will work with any book structure, this is where we excel because we believe the book is an art form not just something you download.
One-on-one attention for your book project because we want to push the boundaries of the creative book form.