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Canon pixma 9000Pro..Mono prints

danbrann Plus
13 637 17
27 Mar 2009 7:52PM
I have just purchased A canon 9000 pro printer and am not too happy with the black and white prints.
Can anyone advise on producing exhibition mono prints from this machine.
Thank you in antcipation.

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User_Removed 11 2.2k 3 United Kingdom
27 Mar 2009 8:07PM
Matt paper ? I find the texture more appropriate.

It's why there's a 9500. The 9500 does true grey printing and carries extra black ink to compensate. The 9000 does composite grey from the colour palette.
Lawrence 15 195 1 United Kingdom
27 Mar 2009 8:40PM
Sorry cant help as I have the same problems on my Canon IP8500 bought 2 years ago. Brownish color cast for B&W prints.
NEWMANP 10 1.6k 574 United Kingdom
27 Mar 2009 10:36PM
you need a custom profile setting up for the specific paper you are using and let photoshop control the colours not the printer,
its a problem just about everyone has, i used scs imaging sheffield,
used to have magenta caste now beautiful blacks.
not expensive
danbrann Plus
13 637 17
28 Mar 2009 6:59PM
Thanks guys. I think profling may be the way to go.

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