A few years back after I had bought an Epson photo printer, a R2880 model, I started printing my monochrome images and found them rather disappointing. This Epson model had 8 inks, but it only used 3 for monochrome as far as I understood it. It had an ‘Advanced Black and White’ mode that I used but sometimes I was aware of a slight colour cast and I didn’t think the darkest tones were ‘black enough’.
However I was still learning how to adjust my images in Photoshop and I hadn’t got a calibrated monitor for my PC.
I looked around and discovered the system devised by American Jon Cone called Piezography.Continue reading