James Cropper Paper is a custom speciality papermaker and converter, and one of the world’s foremost makers of coloured paper. The business is renowned globally for papers that support industries from luxury packaging to framing and digital imaging. Here is a changing gallery of various photography and film projects commissioned directly by James Cropper Paper.
Every year 250 kilometres of red paper is produced at James Cropper in Cumbria, destined for the Poppy Factory where it is turned into 40 million Remembrance Poppies for the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal. 
Mixing surface colour at the finishing plant
Testing pigment in the colour lab at James Cropper
Diana Beltran Herrera works with paper as her main material. She is a designer and an artist, currently collaborating with
James Cropper creating unique paper art for the launch of the new product ‘Dolcelicious’. 

Mixing pulp in the mill.
The walls of the paper mill.
Studio photography of specialist packaging by James Cropper 
Specialist paper surface
Making and testing paper samples in the colour lab
Specialist double sided paper
The floor in the paper mill.
Mark Cropper. Chairman at James Cropper
Mixing various pigments with pulp in the paper mill.
Inside the paper mill.
HRH The Queen visits James Cropper paper mill.
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