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Trying to find the right photo printer can be a challenge. We have photo printer reviews that'll help make your decision easier. Color or Black-and-White, from Canon to Epson to HP, check out our latest printer reviews.


Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Printers For Black&White

For making gallery-quality prints, you need to have the right tool

Seeing a big, beautiful black-and-white print on the wall makes an impact that a computer screen simply can't duplicate.

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Printers For Big Landscapes

An Ansel Adams-esque landscape is up to being displayed big. We’ll show you the best of the best in inkjet printers and explain the technology of printing.

Ansel Adams was a legendary craftsman who labored over the creation of perfect prints.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Gadget Bag: Make Your Best Fall Prints

You can create rich, vivid prints of fall color when you have the right printer for the job

The shadows have grown longer, the air is cooler, and there’s crispness in the air. Yes, warm summer days have made way for fall, and with fall comes the event so many landscape photographers look forward to every year.

Sunday, July 1, 2007

Epson Stylus Photo 1400

Big, beautiful, cost-effective prints, up to 13x19 inches

For several years now, I’ve printed most of my images with the Epson Stylus Photo 2200, and it has been very good to me. When I had an opportunity to use the large-format Epson Stylus Photo 1400, I found it delivered colorful, archival-quality prints, with the added bonus of direct printing on CDs and DVDs—all at a list price of $399. Remarkable.

Thursday, March 1, 2007

Canon imageProGraf iPF5000

A large-format printer for big color and B&W enlargements

The benefit of digital cameras with resolutions of 8 megapixels and higher is the ability to make larger and larger prints. It’s because of these increased resolutions that large-format inkjet printers have gained in popularity among professional labs and photographers producing their own enlargements. With its imageProGraf iPF5000 printer, Canon offers a printer capable of producing exceptional color and black-and-white prints.

Thursday, December 1, 2005

Epson Stylus Photo R2400

Impressive black-and-white prints are within your grasp

This past summer, some friends of mine bought a new condo in Southern California, although they must have promised their first born to the mortgage company with prices the way they are. The condo was a sizable step up from their rental apartment, and in addition to a lot more square footage of floor space, it has a lot more wall space than the former residence (along with a second full bath and a balcony). Suddenly, the collection of wall art that had filled the old place barely made a dent on the walls at the new one. I should have suspected there were ulterior motives when I found myself invited over for a big dinner (with plenty of good wine). Somewhere between grilled salmon and crème brûlée, the innocent question was posed, "So, Chris, do you have any prints of your photographs you could give us for the walls?" I don’t sell them, so why not give them away?


Tuesday, November 1, 2005

Epson Stylus Photo R1800

Get superb print quality fast, plus CD/DVD printing capability

A great print is something most outdoor photographers cherish. The Epson Stylus Photo R1800 offers superb printing up to 13x19 inches (13x44-inch panoramas), but, of course, when new printers come out today, many photographers wonder if it’s worth upgrading to the new and improved. They accept the "new," but wonder about the "improved."

Thursday, September 1, 2005

Epson Stylus Photo RX620

Gain space with a scanner-printer combo

One new challenge to the digital photographer is space around the computer. Scanners, printers, card readers, extra hard drives and big monitors all vie for real estate on your desktop. One way to create more room is to use an all-in-one printer and scanner. Up until recently, though, they didn’t fare favorably to stand-alone units. The Epson Stylus Photo RX620 is designed for some serious photo usage, however, which you can tell right away from its Stylus Photo designation.

Monday, November 1, 2004

HP Designjet 130

Create posters of your favorite images without leaving home

The HP Designjet 130 printer provides outdoor photographers the ability to produce poster-sized prints at home. For those of us who have a desire to make prints that are markedly larger than 8x10 inches, Hewlett-Packard has made a 2400 dpi printer that delivers large-sized prints that are comparable to what we’ve become accustomed to via a traditional lab.

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