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    I'm hoping to take art a-level and photography a-level this year and I'm in need of a good affordable printer. A scanner and A3 printing would be nice additions as well. So if anyone can give good suggestions it would be very appreciated.
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    We have an Epsom and it's really reliable and good quality. I'm not sure if they print for A3 though
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    Do you absolutely need a printer? I did A Level Graphics and the printing department at my college sorted all my printing for me. Check with your school/college before buying a printer as you may find it a waste of money if the college has facilities to do it themselves. Not to mention they'll usually do a more professional job at a cheaper price.
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    (Original post by Pinkberry_y)
    We have an Epsom and it's really reliable and good quality. I'm not sure if they print for A3 though
    Thank you, I'll make sure to search that up
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    Do you absolutely need a printer? I did A Level Graphics and the printing department at my college sorted all my printing for me. Check with your school/college before buying a printer as you may find it a waste of money if the college has facilities to do it themselves. Not to mention they'll usually do a more professional job at a cheaper price.
    My school does print for us but I find it more convenient to print at home since I'll also be using it for my other subjects. Also they gave us summer homework and it requires photos to be printed. But I think I will use the school printer for bigger a3 pieces when I start.
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    The business/school type made hp printers are really good. 😂☺️👍🏼
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    (Original post by electramoon)
    My school does print for us but I find it more convenient to print at home since I'll also be using it for my other subjects. Also they gave us summer homework and it requires photos to be printed. But I think I will use the school printer for bigger a3 pieces when I start.
    That's fair enough. I'd recommend getting them to print anything major for you and save your own ink and paper where possible. I had to print quite a lot of stuff (300 page Computing project, 250 page Graphics project, all colour and on thin card rather than paper) and it would've been far more expensive to do it myself. Not to mention the college gave free printing credit anyway so make use of it where possible.

    Only printer I even know of is the Canon Pro 900 MKII. That's what my brother uses and he does professional grade photography. No idea if you're still able to buy them or what sort of cost but I assume they're expensive. Our home printer is just a generic HP Envy 4500 so nothing fancy. It depends if you want to spend a load of money for something more professional or if you'll just need a cheap printer to tide you over temporarily.
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    Epson is my choice
 
 
 
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