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Wingman

Kimberley, CA
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Wingman Silver Member Awarded for sharing his excellent work and continued contribution to the forums, most notably at the Aviation forum. Donor Ribbon awarded for his generous support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 Nikonian since 02nd Dec 2002
Thu 11-Feb-10 06:14 PM

I print with an Epson 3800, using mainly Epson Premium Glossy, semi-gloss and Premium presentation matte papers. I am curious about ink usage. I would assume that the glossy, semigloss and lustre papers would use a fairly similar amount of ink per print. Does matte paper use more ink due to its more absorbent surface? I sometimes do proofing on the matte paper because the paper itself is cheaper, but I wonder if increased ink use might cancel out the difference.

Thanks

Neal Nurmi

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