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dye sublimation

[¦dī ‚səb·lə¦mā·shən]
(graphic arts)
Printing process in which rolls of film coated with sublimable dyes are transferred to a receiver sheet by a digitally driven thermal printhead; variations in temperature control the amount of dye that sublimates, thus varying the color intensity.
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A full color dye-sublimation printer, the C16 prints high-quality, continuous-tone photo ID cards edge-to-edge on standard CR-80 PVC cards.
In addition, the new camera can produce high-quality 4x6-inch prints by connecting directly to Canon's new CP-100 dye-sublimation printer.
Fargo's Professional Series DTC525 - a dependable and affordable dye-sublimation printer suitable for larger organizations such as urban high schools - will also be shown at the Fargo booth.
A new dye-sublimation printer, the Canon Card Photo Printer CP-100, is also being introduced.
The P-330 true photo dye-sublimation printer has 5 major uses: 1.
In addition, the S50 includes Canon's exclusive DIGIC Imaging Processor with iSAPS technology to provide enhanced image quality, increased processing speed and improved camera features including a 9-Point AiAF autofocus system for faster and easier focusing; 9-position White Balance; selectable metering modes for precise exposure in almost any shooting condition; selectable Second-Curtain sync flash; an improved Movie Mode that captures clips up to 3 minutes apiece with sound; and Direct Print capabilities with Canon's Card Printer CP-100 dye-sublimation printer and several Canon Bubble Jet Direct printers.
Available in two models, the ColorStream II DP and DPL provide the largest print image size of any desktop, dye-sublimation printer in the industry.
the world leader in film and digital photography, today unveiled the P-400, a professional-quality, high-speed dye-sublimation printer that dramatically reduces the cost of photo-realistic printing for professional and amateur photographers, and digital imaging professionals in a host of other applications.
5" x 5" photo-lab-quality, edge-to-edge color prints with or without borders in less than 45 seconds - making it the fastest dye-sublimation printer of its kind on the market today.
Sony Electronics today announced a new A6-sized dye-sublimation printer that produces virtually flawless high-resolution images in less than 25 seconds.
As the first dye-sublimation printer on the market for under $100, the SELPHY CP510 model will carry an estimated selling price of $99.