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2002 Printer Processor Buyer's Guide




Kodak Professional 8500 Digital Photo Printer. Digitally prints all standard photo sizes up to 8 x 10 inches in less than 75 seconds. With thermal dye diffusion technology, this printers enables continuous tone output at 314 dpi, and the ability to produce both matte and gloss finishes. [M, C, P, B, O]

ESECO-SPEEDMASTER
918-225-1266/800-331-5904; fax: 918-225-1284; eseco-speedmaster@worldnet.att.net;
www.eseco-speedmaster.com
Speedmaster Table Top Paper Processor. Washed/washless-all common processes; models 14 inches through 55 inches wide; variable speed (normally 20 inches/minute); microprocessor-controlled auto-replenish; replenisher tanks; level indicator; thermostatic dryer. [M, C, P]

Speedmaster ProSpeed Paper Processor. Models 20 inches-32 inches wide-all common processes; washed/washless; variable speed with some models up to 71 inches/min.; microprocessor-controlled; replenisher tanks; 7-day timer. [M, C, P]

Speedmaster Wide Track Paper Processor. Models 43 inches-80 inches wide-all common processes; washed/washless; variable speed with some models up to 71 inches/min.; microprocessor-controlled; replenisher tanks; 7-day timer. [C, P]

Speedmaster Micro Film Processor. C-41/E-6/b&w sheet or roll film; 6 inches wide, up to to 21 inches/minute; microprocessor controlled; replenisher tanks; rack carrier; feed cover. [M, C, P]

Speedmaster Professional Film Processor. C-41/E-6/b&w sheet or roll film; 8 inches-20 inches wide models, some up to 25 inches/min.; microprocessor-controlled plus wash water options; replenisher tanks; rack carrier; feed cover [M, C, P]

Speedmaster Dip&Dunk Film Processor. C-41/E-6/b&w sheet or roll film; microprocessor-controlled LCD display; push and hold, user-selectable; auto-replenishment available; custom film racks available. [C, P]

FUJI PHOTO FILM USA
800-800-FUJI; www.fujifilm.com
Fujifilm Pictrography 4000II. Incorporates Fujifilm's proprietary laser exposure thermal development dye transfer process to consistently produce sharp output from a wide variety of paper sizes, including postcard, photographic-standard 8 x 10-inch, 10 x 12-inch and 12 x 18-inch, A4, letter, A3, double letter and various wide paper sizes. A recommended option is Fujifilm's PrintSuite software. It has a SCSI-II interface and includes a new printer driver for the Power Macintosh and Windows 95/98/2000 NT v.4.0 systems. Bundled with an Adobe PhotoShop Plug-in, the Pictrography 4000II supports a wide range of printing applications. The new EverRich Pictro-Paper boasts the same resistance to fading during light storage as conventional color papers. [M, B, C]

Fujifilm Frontier 350/370 Digital Lab Systems. C-41/E-6/b&w laser-printing minilab printer/processor prints on high-quality Fujicolor paper from film or digital files, on rolls as large as 8 inches x 575 ft.. The core of Fujifilm.Net service that links customers with photofinishers over the Internet; high speed 1.3 megapixel CCD scanner for double-density readings at 15 megapixels; Hyper-Tone image processing performs advanced custom printing functions. [M, B, C]

Fujifilm Frontier 390 Digital Lab System. Designed to interconnect with the Fujifilm Aladdin Picture Center and Fujifilm.net to provide a totally seamless and integrated imaging system that offers a full range of photographic, digital and online services, the incredibly fast, high-capacity Frontier 390 can deliver 1,900 4R prints per hour and approximately 2,300 4R-size prints per hour in full-automatic operation. Provides the full range of services for traditional silver halide photographic prints and, when used with Fujifilm's Photo Imaging Controller, additionally accepts a wide range of digital sources, including data from digital still cameras and digital files saved on CDs, PC cards, Zip disks and other removable storage media. Features the higher-capacity SP-2500 scanner/image processor that combines three high-resolution CCDs to accurately scan negative and reversal films in a wide range of film sizes and formats. The Frontier 390 utilizes a solid-state laser exposure system to provide revolutionary print quality at high speeds. [M, B, C]

Fujifilm Frontier 330 Digital Lab System. This new compact digital minilab delivers exceptional prints and features a full range of digital imaging services. Interconnects with Fujifilm Aladdin Picture Center and Fujifilm.net to provide a totally seamless and integrated imaging system that offers a full range of photographic, digital and online services while designed for easy installation anywhere - 1,450mm(W) x 760mm (D) x 1,530mm(H) and a 13 sq. ft. footprint. Compatible with Frontier application software. The scanning unit uses a newly-designed one inch plus large area CCD for effective results. Boasts impressive productivity with approximately 650 3R size prints per hour. Print sizes range from 3R to 8R, plus index prints, panorama prints and A4.[M, B, C]

FP363SC and FP563SC AL Film Processors. High capacity film processors capable of processing both 24mm advanced Photo System and 135 film as well as 110, 126, and 120/220 film sizes. The FP563SC AL model features an automatic film loading unit which can hold up to 20 rolls of 135 or 24mm APS film cartridges. Processing capability of the FP563SC AL is 56 rolls per hour for 135 24 exposure film and 24mm APS 25 exposure film. For the FP363SC, processing capability is 36 rolls per hour for 135 24 exposure film and 24mm APS 25 exposure film. [M, L]
Pictrography 3500. The Pictrography 3500 uses Fujifilm's Laser Exposure Thermal Development and Transfer Technology, which requires no chemicals or toner to produce ultra high quality photographic prints while a photosensitive material called Donor helps to ensure optimum color and texture reproduction. [M, C, P, B, O]


   







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