problems on Epson 1160, 2000P.
All in all modern epson printers produce amazing results. But
I seem to have found a weakness which I'm finding most
frustrating. I am one of those crazy people who hopes to sell
prints so I have to be a little fussy. I worked in a professional
color processing lab for some five years so have enough knowledge
of color matching to be dangerous.
Ultimately I bought a 2100P. It is much better but some banding is still present, this time yellow and in a different place.
John Houghton wrote:
Eddie, I tried a print of your flower on a 1290 with Print-Rite cartridges
installed and I could see no evidence of a purple band like the one in your
sample. I assume you were viewing in daylight. My inks exhibit a magenta
shift due to metamerism in artificial light..
Thanx, this is useful data point. A 1290 using pigment might be different. One possibility is that yellow pigments don't work down to the 4 pico litre drop sizes. Since yellow never seems to clog I doubt it but who knows?
Had a similar problem recently on an EX using lyson fotonic inks. Photo was
sand going into shadow (so kind of beige colour going to black) produced a
I'm just waiting to get a 2100 so I'll be looking out for a similar effect.