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Old 04-03-2005, 06:11 PM
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From the Monitor to Paper

Sorry if this has been asked elsewhere but after looking around the Photo-Based Art area for a while I've come up with one major question. How many of you actually print out your work? Or are the majority of people showcasing their work on the internet?

Are there certain kinds of printers or paper that are recommended for this type of media? The images look beautiful on my monitor. Can they look as good on paper??
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Old 04-03-2005, 07:07 PM
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I print quite a bit of my work. And I use (ahem) a humble HP 932 inkjet for most of it. For the really special stuff, and for gifts, or family, I use an Epson 2200. Of course resizing the images to decent print quality is one of the first things I do when I work on a custom piece. One can't discount that.

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Old 04-03-2005, 09:05 PM
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I recently bought a epson R 300 and i have to say i am very happy with mine...

Check here...

Its a small video all about the epson R300 i have never seen such perfect pictures and i have printed off alot of pictures and i mean well into 40 A4 sizes and it still has ink, its amazing actually.
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