Printing in black and white
If your photo printer has grey ink cartridges, it should be able to produce excellent neutral monochrome prints
Canon and others
Make sure the image you’re going to print is set to grayscale: go to Image>Mode>Grayscale.
Click File>Print and make sure Printer Manages Colours is selected.
There is nothing unique to set for printing in monochrome on Canon and most other printer drivers.
Go to Step 11 of our main walkthrough and the printer driver will do the rest for you.
It doesn’t matter if your image is grayscale or colour, you can print it as monochrome either way.
Click File>Print and make sure that Printer Manages Colours is selected.
In the printer driver, make sure you set Enhanced Black and White; you may also choose Warm or Cool Tone print.
Go to Step 12 of our main walkthrough and the driver will sort out the rest for you.
The addition of ‘grey’ ink tanks in some printers allows for excellent reproduction of monochrome prints