EFX Subscriptions

Questions & Answers

Here you can find answers on how to do things and ask questions about things not listed.

How to Print

Postby jovialjosh » Oct Wed 12, 2022 2:59 am

I am considering getting a subscription but I'm unsure on how to go about printing the covers. Is there a type of paper that works best? What are your guys' process for printing a cover from this website? Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Default Avatar
Passive Member
Topic author
Posts: 2
Topics: 2
Joined: August 16, 2022

Re: How to Print

Postby tmscrapbook » Oct Wed 12, 2022 11:57 am

I use Epson Presentation Paper MATTE 8.5"x14" paper. My covers looked great with it. I also use an Epson inkjet printer to print them. I print my covers from Photoshop. I'm a MAC user and printing can be done from the application called Preview. It comes with the MAC. Just make sure that you turn off the "scale to fit" option before printing. It works great.
User avatar
Site Moderator
#1 Seattle Seahawks Fan
Posts: 3109
Topics: 316
CoverArt: 19193
Joined: December 18, 2010
Occupation: Retired Mathematics teacher
Location: Washington State, USA
Medals: 12
Contributor Of The Year 2022 (1)35,000 Downloads (1)25,000 Downloads (1)15,000 Downloads (1)
Contributor Of The Year 2021 (1)Contributor Of The Year 2020 (1)EFX Camp Counselor 2020 (1)Contributor Of The Year 2018 (1)

Re: How to Print

Postby Wrench » Oct Wed 12, 2022 3:09 pm

What Pam said except I use a Canon printer and a PC and print from inside Photoshop
Click on Image Below To View My Covers Image

User avatar
EFX Comp Organizer
If It's Not Broke Chewie Will Break it
Posts: 8643
Topics: 1093
CoverArt: 1734
Resources: 292
Joined: July 24, 2012
Occupation: Retired ASE Auto Tech, Annoy Chewie, Pamie and Sell Computers
Location: Under the Hood of a Car or Inside a Computer
Medals: 12
Speling Be Champian 2022 (1)The Immutable One 2021 (1)Most Obnoxious Shouts 2020 (1)EFX Mascot 2020 (1)
Captain Obvious 2019 (1)EFX 5K Post Club (1)2017 March Label Contest (1)EFX ShoutBox Champ 2016 (1)

Re: How to Print

Postby Sarge » Oct Wed 12, 2022 3:11 pm

I use a Canon G3260 Pixma printer, matte photo paper from Red River paper, print all cover images with Photoshop.  I use both a PC and Mac to print covers.
User avatar
Posts: 223
Topics: 12
CoverArt: 788
Resources: 11
Joined: January 17, 2006
Occupation: Fully Retired
Location: Left Coast of East Coast

Re: How to Print

Postby Jazzy » Oct Wed 12, 2022 5:10 pm

Epson Presentation Paper MATTE 8.5"x11 with a Cannon PRIXMA printer via Photoshop.
User avatar
It must be 5 O'clock somewhere on this planet....Beer Time!
Posts: 7835
Topics: 475
CoverArt: 792
Resources: 75
Joined: December 6, 2012
Occupation: Retired
Location: Québec
Medals: 3
EFX 5K Post Club (1)2016 Design Merit Contest (1)

Return to Questions & Answers

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


EFX Subscriptions