Printing your photos

Discussion in 'Beyond the Basics' started by lycrarob, Apr 23, 2005.

  1. lycrarob

    lycrarob TPF Noob!

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    Im at a loss with figuring out what type of printing process to look at for when clients are wanting portraits taken.
    Any thoughts on what types and brands of printers will give me the best best quality thats available.
    Do you think Ink Jet or ?
     
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    Ant TPF Noob!

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    I don't print very much but I think that inkjets are a bad idea if you want a high quality print, particularly if it's for a paying client. Typically they tend to be lower quality and can fade faster.

    If I want something to a high standard I take it to a high street printers. They'll take images straight off a CF card and do a proper chemical print on them. They come out far superior.
     
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    dye sublimation printers are far superior in quality than inkjet....
     
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    Christie Photo No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    If you're not doing this on a regular basis, and need large prints, why not send it out to a photo lab?
     
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    lycrarob TPF Noob!

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    I plan on printing alote of pictures. So I think Ill look at the dye sublimation systems out there.
    What brands would most of the professionals use?
     

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