Photography

Norman Silverstone norman at littletank.org
Thu Jun 30 19:43:33 UTC 2005


> I have almost the same printer as you (a Epson Stylus Photo R200 -
> printing should be exactly the same as the R300, the R300 has afaik
> additional card reader capabilities) and also a digital camera (albeit
> not the best one - a Canon A95)

<snip>

> In order to print with the GIMP you have to configure it first to use
> the right printer.
> 
> See http://www.gimp.org/docs/gimp-print/print.html

> But there is a company called turboprint which produces high quality
> printer drivers; you can download a trial version to test it
> (http://turboprint.de/english.html). Yes, it costs money, but in my
> case I think it was worth it. Now I do all my photo printing
> exclusively with Linux. 

This must be one of the most useful pieces of information I have had for
a long time. For the first time I have been able to print from Gimp and
I shall certainly be paying the few Euros for a full copy of TurboPrint.
What a wonderful community this is.

Norman





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