Epson Large Format Printers – The Next Generation of Large
Epson large format printers are an area in which this company really
shines. They offer top quality products catering to everything from the
needs of professional freelance photographers through to signage for
advertising and marketing campaigns.
Epson’s large format range starts with
its series of 17-inch wide photography printers. These printers include
different print head and ink technology from what you’ll find in a
typical workplace or home printer produced by Epson. These innovations
are designed to push the quality of images as close to real life as
The ink used is Epson’s UltraChrome HDR, which differs from the
DURABrite ink used by Epson’s lower quality machines. UltraChrome
includes ten different ink colors to give and extremely accurate,
bright and high quality finish to the images you print.
These printers can be used by a range of different professionals in
various lines of work. Any work that involves request client approval
of an image before forging ahead with a project can be easily completed
with this printer – you’ll be able to display your ideas and work in a
professional, high quality format. These machines produce prints of a
high enough quality to be sold if you’re a professional photographer,
or looking to get into this line of work. They’re also ideal for
producing fine arts prints.
Many of the Epson large format printers are also available in
sizes, either 24 inches wide or 44 inches wide, allowing you to choose
the machine which best suits your needs.
Epson have pushed the boundaries of signage
printing with the development of the Stylus Pro GS6000 solvent printer.
This printer, capable of producing images up to 64 inches wide, is a
fast and versatile unit designed to list image quality to a new level.
This machine is for serious business purposes, with a price tag just
This machine uses solvent-based ink, which is designed to be friendly
both to worker health and the wider environment. Epson offers other
64-inch wide format printers, such as the Stylus Pro 11880, which has a
significantly lower upfront acquisition cost at only $10,000. This
machine is capable of producing high quality glossy and scratch
resistant prints. Again, this machine uses innovative ink technology to
increase print quality.
Computer to Plate Printing
When it comes to producing aluminum
printing press plates, Epson has proven once again to be an innovative
company. The Epson Stylus Pro 7900 represents the pinnacle of Epson’s
achievements in this field. This machine is designed to both lower
plate production costs and ensure a high quality print from the press,
Large Format Printing Materials
As well as the printers, Epson
produces a wide range of media for the production of top quality prints
for different purposes. For instance, the company produces a line of
Velvet Fine Art Paper designed to add class to any fine art print.
Other media options include glossy photo paper with extra luster.