New Epson r3000 prints darker than old Epson 4000

Started Feb 2, 2013 | Discussions thread
Dan Montgomery
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Re: New Epson r3000 prints darker than old Epson 4000
In reply to Bruce Oudekerk, Jul 19, 2013

As previously noted, one of the first comments about dark prints from the R3000 are found in Vincent Oliver's review of this printer on this website. He stated that his monitor was correctly calibrated.

I've found some settings that, while not perfect, work fairly well for me and often do not require a lightening layer:

Under Color Management, leave the default:

Printer Manages Colors

Under Media Settings, set:

Mode: Adobe sRGB, not the default Epson Standard (sRGB).

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