Professional Photo Printers




  • Micro ink droplets for precise print

  • High resolution photo printing

  • Superb photolab-quality print head

  • Only change the ink which runs out

  • High longevity pigment ink

  • Chroma Optimizer clear ink

  • Prints up to A3+ and 35cm wide

  • Use and share over network

  • Print plug-in for photo applications

  • Print directly onto disc

  • Direct printing from camera

Specifications in detail


  • Print Resolution

    Up to 4800¹ x 2400 dpi

  • Print Engine

    Inkjet 12 Single Inks System

    LUCIA inks with Chroma Optimizer

    FINE print head with 4pl droplet size

  • Photo Lab Quality Speed

    A3+ (SG-201 or PP-201): Approx. 2min 55s¹

    A3+ (PT-101 colour or mono): Approx. 4min 20s¹

  • Borderless Printing

    Yes (A3+, A3, A4, Letter, 36 x 43cm, 25 x 30cm, 20 x 25cm, 13 x 18cm, & 10 x 15cm sizes¹

  • Direct Disc Printing

    Available as standard

  • Two Sided Printing

    Available by manual operation only

  • Driver Features

    Black and White Print, Vivid Photo, Manual Colour Adjustment, Clear Coating settings, Photo Noise Reduction, Monochrome Effects, Collate, Multiple page per sheet print, Booklet print, Poster print, Scaled print (20-400%), Fit-to-Page print, Quiet Mode, Auto Power Off settings¹


  • Ink Cartridge Configuration

    12 separate ink tanks:

    PGI-29PBK (Photo Black)

    PGI-29MBK (Matte Black)

    PGI-29DGY (Dark Grey)

    PGI-29GY (Grey)

    PGI-29LGY (Light Grey)

    PGI-29C (Cyan)

    PGI-29PC (Photo Cyan)

    PGI-29M (Magenta)

    PGI-29PM (Photo Magenta)

    PGI-29Y (Yellow)

    PGI-29R (Red)

    PGI-29CO (Chroma Optimizer)

  • Ink Tanks Life - 10x15cm Photo Printing

    Number of 10x15cm photos¹

    Photo Black: 1225 photos*

    Matte Black: 1345 photos*

    Dark Grey: 670 photos

    Grey: 790 photos

    Light Grey: 1320 photos

    Cyan: 1800 photos*

    Photo Cyan: 1375 photos

    Magenta: 1755 photos*

    Photo Magenta: 1055 photos

    Yellow: 1280 photos

    Red: 2460 photos*

    Chroma Optimiser: 429 photos

    * Estimated Supplemental Yield

  • Ink Tanks Life - A3+ Photo Printing

    Number of A3+ colour photos¹

    Photo Black: 111 photos

    Matte Black: 505 photos*

    Dark Grey: 119 photos

    Grey: 179 photos

    Light Grey: 352 photos*

    Cyan: 230 photos

    Photo Cyan: 400 photos*

    Magenta: 281 photos

    Photo Magenta: 228 photos

    Yellow: 290 photos

    Red: 454 photos*

    Chroma Optimiser: 90 photos

    * Estimated Supplemental Yield


  • Paper Types

    Plain Paper

    Canon Pro Platinum (PT-101)

    Canon Pro Luster (LU-101)

    Canon Pro Premium Matt (PM-101)

    Canon Plus Glossy II (PP-201)

    Canon Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201)

    Canon Matte (MP-101)

    Canon Museum Etching (FA-ME1)

    Canon Photo Stickers (PS-101)

    Other Fine Art, Canvas and Glossy Photo Papers¹

  • Maximum Paper Input

    Rear Tray: Max. 150 sheets

    Manual Feeder: 1 sheet

    Direct Disc Print Tray: 1 printable CD, DVD or Blu-Ray Disc

  • Paper Sizes

    Rear Tray: A3+, A3, A4, A5, B4, B5, Letter, Legal, 25x30cm (10x12"), 20x25cm (8x10"), 13x18cm, 10x15cm

    Manual Feeder: A3+, A3, A4, Letter, 36x43cm (14x17"), 25x30cm (10x12"), 20x25cm (8x10")

  • Paper Weight

    Rear Tray: Plain paper (64 to 105 g/m²) and supported Canon special media up to approx. 300 g/m²

    Manual Feeder: Canon special media up to approx. 350g/m² and 0.6mm


  • Interface Type - PC / Mac

    Ethernet: 10/100Mbps (auto switchable)

    Hi-Speed USB 2.0 (B port)

  • Interface Type - Non PC

    USB PictBridge


  • Software Included

    Windows and Mac Driver

    Print Studio Pro plug-in¹

    Colour Management Tool Pro (download)

    My Image Garden with Full HD Movie Print²

    Easy-WebPrint EX (download)³

    Quick Menu

  • Supported Operating System

    Windows 10 (32 and 64bit)

    Windows 8 (32 and 64bit)

    Windows RT

    Windows 7 (32 and 64bit)

    Windows Vista (32 and 64bit)

    Windows XP (32bit)

    Mac OS X v10.4.11 or later

  • Windows System Requirements

    Windows 7: 1GHz or faster CPU, 1GB RAM (32bit) / 2GB RAM (64bit)

    Windows Vista (32 and 64 bit): 1GHz or faster CPU, 512MB RAM

    Windows XP SP2, SP3: 300MHz or faster CPU, 128MB RAM

    Browser: Internet Explorer 6 or higher

    CD-ROM Drive

    Display: 800 x 600 or better

  • Mac System Requirements

    Mac OS X v10.6: Intel Processor, 1GB RAM

    Mac OS X v10.5: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G4, G5, 867MHz or faster)

    Mac OS X v10.4.11: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G5, G4, G3), 256MB RAM

    Browser: Safari 3 or higher

    CD-ROM Drive

    Display: XGA 1024 x 768 or better


  • Power Source

    AC 100-240V, 50 / 60Hz

  • Power Consumption

    Off: Approx. 0.4 W

    Standby (connected to PC via USB): Approx. 1.6 W

    Standby (all ports connected): Approx. 1.8 W

    Time to enter Standby mode: 2 minutes

    Printing: Approx. 24W¹

  • Temperature Range

    Operating environment: 5° - 35° C

  • Humidity

    Operating humidity: 10 - 90%RH (no condensation)

  • Acoustic Noise Levels

    Approx. 35.5 dB(A)¹

  • Dimensions (W x D x H)

    695 x 462 x 239 mm

  • Weight

    Approx. 27.7 kg

All specifications subject to change without notice.

Print speed may vary depending on system configuration, interface, software, document complexity, print mode, page coverage, type of paper used etc.

Ink yield may vary depending on texts/photos printed, applications software used, print mode and type of paper used. For yield information see

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  1. ¹ Ink droplets can be placed with a minimum pitch of 1/4800 inch.

  2. ¹ 11"X14" image printed with borders onto A3+ paper in default settings using ISO/JIS-SCID N2.

  3. ¹ When printing on Fine Art Papers top and bottom margins are minimum 30mm.

  4. ¹ Some features available in Windows driver only.

  5. ¹ Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 29102. Values obtained by continuous printing.

  6. ¹ When printing ISO/JIS-SCID N2 pattern at 11"x14" size continuously on A3+ photo paper Pro Platinum (PT-101), with the default settings using Windows 7 printer driver and Photoshop CS4.

  7. ¹ Support for a range of non-Canon papers. ICC profiles and Art Paper Printing Guide instructions manual can be downloaded from

  8. ¹ Print Studio Pro is a printing software plug-in for the Canon Digital Photo Professional (3.12 or later), Adobe Photoshop (CS4 or later), Adobe Photoshop Elements (8 or later), Adobe Photoshop Lightroom (2.7 or later).

    ² Full HD Movie Print is available for MOV and MP4 movie files created by Canon digital and video cameras. Requires installation of software bundled with Canon video or digital camera, from which the movie was captured. MOV files require: ZoomBrowser EX / ImageBrowser (version 6.5 or later), MP4 files require: ImageBrowser EX (version 1.0 or later).

    ³ Easy-WebPrint EX requires Internet Explorer 7 or later.

  9. ¹ When printing ISO/JIS-SCID N2 pattern on A4 size plain paper using default settings.

  10. ¹ When printing ISO/JIS-SCID N2 pattern on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II using default settings.