Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, announced the availability of three new papers for its Canon DreamLabo 5000 Production Inkjet Printer. With the addition of single-sided Metallic, double-sided Glossy paper, a single-sided Luster paper, users of the DreamLabo 5000 printer can continue to produce superb quality in photo albums, photo books, catalogs, calendars and greeting cards, now with a wide variety of papers among which to choose.
The new papers were specially produced for photo laboratory customers, and include the following:
• Metallic (single-sided): A high-quality addition that is ideal for the pages of premium photo albums, as it brings out and enhances the colors of the prints.
• Glossy (double-sided): With the DreamLabo 5000 printer offering double-side printing capability, this glossy paper provides a media to show off rich contrast and realistic colors and is excellent for making double-side photo book pages and calendar pages.
• Luster (single-sided): A photographic paper suited for professional photographic prints. This paper is ideal for photo album pages and offers a single side option to the current Double Side Luster paper.
With the addition of these three papers, there are now seven different papers available for the DreamLabo 5000. The Canon DreamLabo 5000 Production Inkjet Printer introduced in 2011, offers the retail photo printing and high-end print-on-demand (POD) markets optimal performance and productivity. Its integration of FINE (Full-photolithography Inkjet Nozzle Engineering) print-head technology is designed to offer exceptional photo and text quality. The printer also offers an alternative to traditional silver halide processing technology, coupling its strengths with the advantages of inkjet printing. The DreamLabo 5000 Printer features the ability to print using automatic double-sided printing, which is especially convenient when printing pages for photo albums and on-demand two-sided photo books.