Learn to Print Photo's Like A Pro

Learn to make fantastic inkjet prints to sell or to impress your friends.
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  • Lectures 11
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 8/2015 English

Course Description

In my course, "Learn to Print Like a Pro", you will learn all of the important aspects of preparing an image for inkjet printing. This course is designed for beginners all the way up to experienced printers. For this course, you will need an inkjet photo printer, computer, and some sort of image editing software. The course is structured so you can complete it in a day or two, so you can get to the fun part of making great prints. You should take this class to sharpen your printing skills and to produce a final project, a completed and professional looking final print!

What are the requirements?

  • The basics of photography and image editing would be helpful.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Make great inkjet prints of their photos.
  • Present the prints in a profession way.

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone with a photo printer looking to improve the quality of their prints.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Start Here

This video gives you a basic foundation of printing practices.

Cost of Printing Reports


Top Consumer Grade Photo Printers


1 question

Review of the first lecture.


This video will show you how to use a screen calibration device to make sure your screen matches your prints. At the end of the video, I show you the before and after and it didn't get captured by the screen capture software so you won't see a difference, but there was a big difference.


This video will show you how to install ICC profiles for different inkjet paper types on a Windows computer.


Link to a website with instructions on how to install your ICC profiles.


In this video, I will show you how to make a custom icc profile for any type of paper as long as you have a device capable of doing the calibration.


How to print in Photoshop.


This video will show you how to use the Develop Module to soft proof your images before printing.


This video will show you the basics of the print module.


This video will show you how to download, install, and use print templates.


In this video, I walk you through the process of matting a custom sized print.

Final Project

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Instructor Biography

Gary Detonnancourt, Learn to Create More Than A Snap Shot

Gary has been a professional photographer since 2005. He started part time as the photographer for his home town, taking photos of town events and scenery. Gary also started a Camera Club in order to further the hobby of photography in our area. He is still currently the President of the Club and offers seminars at the club's monthly meetings. During his time in the camera club he has won many camera club competitions with his nature and studio photography. Gary also does stock photography for agencies like Shutterstock, Istock, Alamy, and Dreamstime.

Gary has been an educator for the last twenty one years in the areas of science, technology, and photography. In 1998, Gary was awarded the technology teacher of the year award for the state of Rhode Island by Microsoft and Technology & Learning Magazine.

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