Chapter 9. How Computers and Printers Create Photographs

How Computers and Printers Create Photographs

If you are now thoroughly enamored of your digital camera and looking forward to printing your pictures yourself as the next step in your growth as a photographer, this just might be the chapter that disabuses you of that notion.

Printing your own primo photographs entails a lot more that pushing them through whatever inkjet printer might be handy, especially now when a lot of printer manufacturers are flooding the market with cheap, and slow, inkjets labeled as photo printers. It’s not that you can’t print photographs on them, but for the quality and the time involved, they’re not worth it. ...

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