These plaques are used to display news article, magazine article or other documents you would want to preserve. The image is sublimation printed into the metal so it will not distort or tarnish over time. Great reproduction photos and sharp detail on company logos. The metal is available in Gold, Silver, Bronze or White Aluminum. Plaque choices include Cherry, Walnut, Oak, Black Matte or Mahogany and others. Make sure you select all the options available when ordering these plaques. They make great keepsakes.