Digital Retouching and Restoration

Please come in to our studio at 355 Boylston Street so we may review your originals, discuss customized solutions to your individual needs, and offer you a competitive estimate. We use industry-standard software and hardware to produce your custom-order 2D work at the highest quality.


BetterLight Large Format Digital Capture Systems

Canon Digital Camera Systems

Hasselblad-Imacon Film Scanning System

Epson V750 Pro Flat Bed Scanner

Atiz BookDrive Pro Scanning System

Issuu Page Turning Software Cloud Solution

Apple Computer Systems/MAC OSX

Adobe Creative Cloud Solutions

Including Word Searchable OCR

ColorMunki/Multiple Calibration Sytems

Epson Professional Large Format Printers: 17", 44", and 64" Wide

+MultiColor UltraChrome Archival Pigmented Inks

Complete Custom Archival Framing Solutions

Giclée printing and dye sublimation

The word Giclée was first used by Nash Editions in the early 90's. They wanted a word to describe their new inkjet product.They had to differentiate it from other printing technologies. They came up with Giclee (spraying of ink in French) as a marketing tool to hype their new printing system. As the years have passed, the term signifies the highest quality print that can be made using the inkjet process.

Giclée printing at Boston Photo Imaging is available in large and small sizes. Whether you are an individual or an institution, we can help you achieve beautiful and lasting results. Make yourself stand out as an artist by taking advantage of our printing capabilities. You can also make precious gifts out of your personal images for your friends and family.

We print on a variety of substrates such as photographic paper, fine art paper, satin cloth, canvas, metal plates, ceramic tiles, and glass plates. Our Epson wide format printers use eight to eleven unique inks - providing a complete range, the best hues, and brilliant depth in the image.

Many years of perfecting inkjet technology has helped BPI become one of the finest providers of high quality inkjet printing. Experience, quality equipment and the finest materials allow BPI to produce the highest quality prints available.

Custom finishing for
matting, mounting, and framing

We use only the highest quality archival materials in our on-site framing studio. Our staff is available to work with you to find the finishing options that will best compliment your images and setting. All custom mats, glass, and plexiglass are cut and assembled here on the premises to insure perfection. All work is completed in one location, start to finish, ensuring that your valuable originals and framed pieces’ care is never compromised.

If you want to have multiple images framed together, we can also help you design a framed piece with multiple mat windows.

We offer mounting of images to a variety of substrates including foamcore, gatorboard, and sintra using only archival materials and the utmost care for your prints.

Substrates that will
make you stand out in the crowd

Photographic Papers


LexJet E-Satin

LexJet Glossy

LexJet Premium Archival Matte

Hanhnemuhle Photo Luster

Hanhnemuhle Photo Gloss

Fine Art Papers


Epson Ultra Smooth Fine Art

Epson Cold Press Bright

Epson Hot Press Bright

Epson Exhibition Fiber

Hanhnemuhle Baryta FB

LexJet Metallic

Other / Special Media


LexJet Matte Canvas

LexJet Glossy Canvas

LexJet Satin Cloth

Ceramic tile (satin/glossy)

Metal panel (matte/silver)

Glass tile (glossy/frosted)

Printing in the Past

Boston Photo Imaging has produced high quality photographic prints since 1990. Originally a full service photo lab, BPI originally produced photographic "C prints" using traditional darkroom methods.

It became evident in the mid 90's that digital printing would be the wave of the future. BPI purchased The Kodak LED 20 inch digital printer in 1993. This printer was our first step into digital printing. LED's exposed the image on to photographic paper and was processed using traditional photographic chemicals.

Following the LED printer, BPI moved into inkjet printing. The first printer was the Novajet Pro 50 in 1996. Since that time BPI has constantly upgraded to the latest inkjet technologies. Large format Epson printers using archival pigmented inks are now being used to do all of our printing. All inks and substrates used at BPI are archival.

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