The first part of this chapter looks at the technical aspects of printing, how to choose a suitable file size for the print you intend to make, and what to do if you have to print it at a different size than originally intended. It includes a simple workflow from the camera to the final print setting and basic recommendations on what steps to take and in what order. This is aimed at the beginner using Painter and also covers sharpening and problems with printing textures.

You also need to carefully choose the paper on which to print; a high quality textured paper can make a huge difference to the final print. I use Permajet art papers in the ...

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