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The age old question : Monitor View vs Printed Image

GaryPk

Bailey, US
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GaryPk Silver Member Nikonian since 01st May 2012
Wed 05-Jun-13 02:32 PM

I have a hi-res calibrated monitor and an Epson 1430 printer. I use Epson Photo Luster and Metallic paper. Print from Lightroom using ICC profiles.

What I see on the screen is a beautiful backlit image. Even adding a little brightness in the Lightroom Print Module I get flat prints with not even close to the same POP I see on the monitor. Is my expectation unrealistic ?

Here is an example of one I am trying to print:

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