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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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Epson's latest dye-sublimation printer, the F7170, is designed for the roll-to-roll digital textile market and integrates true roll-to-roll support for unprecedented levels of performance, reliability, and image quality for printing on fabrics and soft signage.
The Durst Rhotex 320 is the first industrial speed dye-sublimation printer offering the highest quality fabric printing available.
Sony offers its Model UP-DR80MD medical-grade digital printer, a full-page, dye-sublimation printer for fast and cost-effective performance for a range of advanced surgical and ultrasound applications.
introduced the UP-DR150 digital photo dye-sublimation printer.
A full-color dye-sublimation printer, it prints continuous-tone photo ID cards edge-to-edge on standard CR-80 PVC cards.
Grace uses a Kodak SLR professional camera, a Kodak professional Dye-Sublimation printer and Kodak software.
a provider of film and digital photography, has launched 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.
The Datacard SP75 Plus card printer is a high quality, lightweight, dye-sublimation printer that provides in-line, dual sided printing and laminating.
The Canon Elura 50 is the latest in Canon's line of DV camcorders to include a Direct Print feature, allowing users to connect directly to a Canon Bubble Jet Direct Printer and the Card Photo Printer CP-10 dye-sublimation printer.
This compact dye-sublimation printer prints high quality, long lasting borderless 4 x 6-inch photos in about a minute.
As the first dye-sublimation printer on the market for under $100, the SELPHY CP510 model will carry an estimated selling price of $99.
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.