Unless specified this is the common finish for litho printed jobs. It is applied on top of the ink and aids in the drying process. It also prevents smudging and smearing of ink. Highly recommended and minimal additional cost.
Spot UV Varnish
A high gloss liquid varnish that may be applied to selected areas of you print job. Artwork supplied as a flat colour on separate artwork. This is a great technique to make certain areas stand out and make colours more vibrant – such as photographs. Stands out best when applied on top of a matt lamination.
Blind Spot UV Varnish
The above varnish is applied to flat colour print / unprinted paper – so the design is subtly printed in varnish only / no ink. A stunning technique that creates a wonderfully textured wall paper effect.
UV Flood Varnish
A liquid varnish applied to the entire sheet – high gloss finish.