The Canon / Freestyle / Digital Inkjet Printing Center

Showing you how to make the PERFECT PRINT, every time…Guaranteed!

Are you frustrated with digital fine art inkjet printing?   Join us everyday at the Korakia Pensione where you will learn about the tools you need to make a PERFECT PRINT the first time, every time! See first hand the Freestyle Proven Printing Method featuring wide-format printing demos, color management tips, inkjet paper learning sessions, custom profiling examples and much more! Bring a thumb drive and we will print your image on a Canon imagePROGRAF wide format printer. Sponsored by Canon imagePROGRAF, Canson Infinity, and Freestyle Photo & Imaging, this event features everything you will want to know about taking control of the printing process.

Here is what you will learn:

See, Touch and Feel over 200 Different Inkjet Papers!

Freestyle Photo & Imaging Sr. VP of Business and Product Development, Eric Joseph, will have on display to see, touch and feel a complete selection of inkjet papers from over eight different manufacturers, empowering you with the technical and artistic knowledge to make the right choices for your digital printing. Join him one on one for an Inkjet Paper Psychotherapy Session and see why the paper makes a difference!

Color Management – Simply Explained, Demystified & Demonstrated

Learn what monitor and printer color profiling and color management is all about and how critical it is to controlling the digital printing process. Products demonstrated will be the BenQ Widescreen LED Backlit QHD Adobe RGB Color Management Monitor, X-Rite i1 Display Pro Monitor Calibration System, Colorthink Pro v3 Profile Analyzing and Visualization software and GTI Print Viewing Stations.

Basic Digital Printing for Beginners Who Want to Print Like Professionals

Learn the basics of digital printing. Questions such as file formatting, resolution, sizing, basic file preparation and inkjet printing terminology and operations will be covered. Bring a thumb drive and we will print your own images on a Canon imagePROGRAF PRO 2000 wide format printer on your choice of inkjet papers.

Canon specialists Jim Walters and Arthur Vandover will be available to answer any questions on Canon’s PRO line of wide format printers.

Event is open to all participants of Palm Springs Photo Festival and is free of charge. Demonstrations will take place daily as follows:


Sunday, September 20th – 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Monday, September 21st – 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

Tuesday, September 22nd – 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Wednesday, September 23rd – 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Thursday, September 24th – 11:00 am – 6:00 pm (Special Workshop Group Day)

Address: The Korakia Pensione, 257 S. Patencio Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Contact [email protected] if you would like to arrange a set appointment on any of the above topics. Great for individuals or small groups.