Are modern printer inks colour fast?

  manrow 20:44 07 Dec 2008

Or will they fade especially if exposed to sunshine?

Does this also apply to shop/factory produced colour photos?

  lotvic 20:52 07 Dec 2008

some are, some aren't click here
you have to research the different types of ink.

  woodchip 22:47 07 Dec 2008

Not Water Proof and they fade

  manrow 07:42 08 Dec 2008

Are colour laser printers the answer then?

  Andsome 08:29 08 Dec 2008

If you keep the photos on your computer or a CD or DVD, you can always make fresh copies. Any colour will eventually fade in light, it always happens with curtains, or furniture in the light of a window.

  woodchip 15:44 08 Dec 2008

Colour Laser is what I use, they are Waterproof, but how long pictures last I do not know. But even a Normal Film Photo Print will fade if left in the light

Mine is a Epson Acculaser 1100

  manrow 22:16 08 Dec 2008


that looks expensive to operate and probably not for personal use?

  woodchip 23:04 09 Dec 2008

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