The Lab @ Silver Eye offers professional fine art printing and scanning equipment, digital workstations, and print finishing equipment. Our services include on-demand professional inkjet printing, scanning, and retouching. Our knowledgeable staff will help you make stunning prints for your projects.

SERVICES

Silver Eye offers museum-quality inkjet printing, scanning, and retouching services and we specialize in fine art photography. Our knowledgeable staff will work with you every step of the way to bring out the best in your images. Have questions or want to place an order?

LOCATION

The Lab @ Silver Eye is located at 4828 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15224 in the Penn Avenue Arts District.


PRINTING

We print work on a variety of papers using our Epson P7000 printer. Maximum width for most of our media is 24 inches.

Exhibition Printing includes proofing services on your choice of papers including: Canson Platine Fibre Rag 310gsm and Canson Baryta Photographique 310gsm.

Work Printing prints directly from your files onto your choice of papers including: Epson Premium Luster 260gsm, Hahnemühle Photo Matt Fibre 200gsm.

8 x 10 11 x 14 16 x 20 20 x 24 24 x 30
Exhibition Prints $9.44 $17.83 $37.78 $56.67 $85.00
Work Prints $8.33 $15.73 $33.33 $50.00 $75.00
BYOP $6.11 $11.53 $24.44 $36.67 $55.00
Final cost may vary depending on job details.

GETTING STARTED

The first step is getting in touch and letting us know more about your project. You can make an appointment to stop by the lab to see paper and print samples and to get a detailed quote for job. Silver Eye will produce a small test print for each of your images so you can make sure everything is perfect before we run the full job. Once you sign off on the test prints we’ll run the job and have prints ready for you in a few days.

Labor

Scanning, print finishing, framing, retouching, color correction, dusting, and other labor are billed at $40 per hour.

Turn-Around Time

Turn-around times vary and depend on the job. Rush arrangements may be made for an additional fee.

Invoicing and Payment

Invoices that include variable work such as hour-based labor may not represent an original job-quote or estimate due to unforeseen changes in the job requested by the client.

All jobs over $2,000 require 50% payment at the start of the job. Client will be invoiced upon completion of services and/or shipment of materials. Payment is due upon receipt of invoice.

Shipping

We charge for shipping tubes and other material and handling fees related to shipping such as Glassine interleave and flat packs. Shipping is billed at cost and can be paid for along with a completed order, or by providing us with a UPS or FedEx account number.

Limit of Liability

We are extremely careful in handling all film, prints, digital files, and art, however submitting these materials to us constitutes an agreement by the client that any damage or loss by Silver Eye Center for Photography or anyone working for or at our establishment, will entitle the client only to the replacement of a like amount of film, paper, or material used in the production of the original.

Client must pick up originals upon completion of the work or pay for return shipping of work. We are not responsible for any work left in house for more than thirty days.

Questions? Email us at lab@silvereye.org