Hold the media by the edges. Fingerprints will affect the quality of the image. l A fresh pair of cotton gloves should be used while handling bare media to avoid sweat and grease marks and oil transfers on to the media, which could interfere with the print quality. l Store the media in cool, dry place (20-25oC, 55% ±10% RH) away from direct sunlight. l When not in use, the media should be stored in its original packing. l Store the media in flat position, to avoid curling.