Services

Civic ProFrame

With a long established reputation for delivering quality and unrivaled customer service we can help you with any custom framing requirement. We offer excellent value services and can accommodate very quick turn around when required. All framing is completed on site and our open plan workshop lets you see our professional staff at work.

CanLab Photographics

Canlab operates a Noritsu film processor, digital film scanner and chemical print lab using only real Kodak Professional photo paper. Daily quality control monitoring ensures you’ll always get the best results.

Products and Services

What we can do for you

Quality custom framing

We can frame your:
Prints
Certificates
Artworks
Collectibles
Sports memorabilia

Many of our regular customers rely on us exclusively for their framing requirements, and we are the preferred supplier for several government departments.

Custom Matting

We are equipped with state of the art computer guided mat cutting machine. We can cut matboard to any size (1000 x 1500mm max), in a wide range of colours, with multiple openings and irregular shaped openings if required. Capabilities also include embossed borders, v-grooves, intricate cut or drawn patterns. Bulk discounts are available for exhibiting artists and students.

Canvas Stretching

Our senior framer, has over 30 years experience stretching canvas and other materials and is happy to provide advice on any of your stretching requirements.

Ready-made Frames 
and Mats

We stock a small range of commercially made frame in standard sizes up to A1. For a more economical alternative to full custom framing, irregular shaped pieces can often be fitted to standard frames with the aid of a custom cut mat. We also keep on the shelf a range of custom made frames designed especially for ANU and Canberra Uni degrees.

Film Processing

35mm and 120 Colour Negative Film processed onsite daily. Colour correction, optimization and custom image formatting services available.

You’ll find our Pricelist here.

Slide and Negative Scanning

35mm and Medium format negatives and 35mm slides scanned to high resolution jpeg file with Colour correction and dust/scratch removal.

Photo Restoration

Photographs are scanned into a computer, digitally retouched with Photoshop and then printed. Many of the photographs that make up your family history have become damaged and worn over the years. Canlab offers a wide range of photoshop restoration and optimisation services.

Quality Prints

Highest quality wet process photographic printing to Kodak Professional photographic paper. Colour correction, optimisation and custom image formatting services available. We can print onsite up to a maximum size of 8 x14 inches and can provide larger prints up to 24 x 40 inches through our partner lab in Melbourne.

Canvas prints

Prints of all sizes to 58 x 300cm can be produced in house on canvas paper using our Epson printer. 
Set your files to 180ppi – RGB (not CMYK).