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Dyes or Pigments?

What sort of printer ink fits your printing needs?

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Video: Choosing between pigment and dye based printers

Keith Cooper looks at the differences between dye based and pigment based inks for inkjet photo printers. What works best? Is one type a better fit for some photographers (12m 40s)

The video accompanies a more detailed article discussing different paper types and printers and what factors might make a difference in choosing between printers and media.

Dye based printers are cheaper, but can they match the quality of pigment inks? Does print longevity matter, and what difference does printing black and white photos make to the choice?

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