Flick

Flick

Lives in United Kingdom Oxford, United Kingdom
Works as a author/illustrator/photographer
Joined on Sep 1, 2003

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  • Mark McCormick wrote: In Mavericks (and maybe one or two earlier OSX versions) you can also use Colorsync Utility. It's a free app installed with OSX. Open the target image in Colorsync utility,...
  • I just had to do this for some paper i bought that is discontinued and had no profiles for my printer. The place I bought it from do icc profiles. they asked me to download the Adobe print utility,...
  • 3sgilbert wrote:  guess I forgot to mention its a Canon Pixma 9000 mark ii. I-- Shawn You didn't forget, you mentioned it in your original message :)
  • Phil Hill wrote: Flick wrote: I can only agree about inkjet printing versus darkroom. I went back to art school in 1997 to do photography and digital imaging (Photoshop 5 had just come out, the...
  • AikenMooney wrote: To the OP, listen to Flick. To Flick, congrats, you have it right. Thank you :)
  • I'm also pretty new to printing (at least inkjet printing) but I'm getting perfect results 99% of the time and the !% are pretty close. Why? Because I'm using a Colormunki calibrated monitor, icc...
  • Zone8 wrote: Flick wrote: Only if you were to use matte spray on non matte papers. Otherwise it should not alter a thing. Joe OK, thanks, so if it helps protect the prints, that's on my shopping...
  • Only if you were to use matte spray on non matte papers. Otherwise it should not alter a thing. Joe OK, thanks, so if it helps protect the prints, that's on my shopping list!
  • You started in the darkroom as a young baby right? I have some original Epson PRO9000MKII claria ink prints on cheap Red River Ultra Pro Satin that were framed, in low cost 13 x19 frames from the...
  • Thanks guys - sounds like a good thing then Flickhttp://www.flickr.com/photos/flickm3/
  • Phil Hill wrote: In terms of longevity, the latest inks (Pro-100) are supposed to be improved over previous generations. I’m getting slightly better Pro-100 print quality than from my pigment-based...
  • Thanks everyone, your answers back up what I'd already researched. I use acid free paper, so fingers crossed. Are the photo buying public knowlegable about inks etc? I'm not sure the kind of market...
  • ChicagoRob wrote: I wouldn't bet the ranch on any of Canon's claims. Papers make a difference, with some being better than others. Based on my eight years of experience with Canon dye printers, I...
  • Created discussions chromalife 100 inks
    How archival are they really? Allowing that it depends on paper used etc. I've read various opinions on the internet: they are really proof for 300 years; they won't last a year on the wall; they...
  • E Dinkla wrote: Howard Moftich wrote: Although you could *send* Mr. Dinkla a couple of sheets and eventually, the data would make it into Spectrumviz (although since the paper is EOL'd), it may...
  • Dave Gibbs wrote: I have lightroom 5 an epson px730wd but when I print it allways looks different, I looked on LR an setting only give me option too let printer manage...
  • jtoolman wrote: As you yourself determined, the difference is quite minimal. Only on Glossy and possibly luster papers will it really make a slight difference. Matte papers have higher Dot Gain...
  • Donny_B wrote: Unless I am understanding you wrong Flick you can do 16 bit in Windows 7 with the latest XPS driver Ooops, sorry guys! Well, i did say I might be wrong :)
  • Replied in Cartridges
    EWD wrote: Does anybody know if the cartridges have a region code in the chip? The Pro 100 seems not to. I bought mine from America via eBay, where it was still around half the price it would be...
  • Thank you for the vote of confidence, Joe, though I still have a lot to learn about papers etc. i'm about to send a printed RGB chart to the place I bought the Hawk Mountain paper for them to do me...
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