Conclusion: If you started in photography with a dark room, like i did, a print size of 11x14 is standard. There is no support for this in the paper profile. This is not acceptable. I will get rid of this printer as soon as i can. I have been a fan of Canon for about 20 years but no longer.
Cons: Difficult to use, Difficult Setup, no support for 11x14 paper, canon does not sell 11x14 paper, front paper feed is a joke
Conclusion: Purchased the Pro9500 Mark II to enable me to print large pictures after vacation trips. I have owned it for about 2 years now. First impression, excellent. Pictures come out with amazing clarity. After printer was left unused for a couple months, the paper feed for large prints quit working.
Summary: the printer is an amazing printer. prints on multiple surfaces as well as page sizes. Great quality prints especially photos. Printer is larger than a normal printer but who cares when it does what it can.
Summary: Ink is expensive and nobody seems to stock it. i buy it on line without a problem, i just have to wait for it to come in the mail.You must use canon paper or it jams. Quality of print good but it took some finessing to get good color match from monitor to printer.
I have obtained excellent results with this printer.
7 February 2013
Summary: This printer is high resolution presentation grade color or B&W printer. If you need an office grade printer, this is not the right printer for you. The ink consumption when printing pictures is between 6-fold and 10-fold when compared to document printing.
Best photo printer for either color or b&w I've ever owned.
6 August 2012
Summary: Produces some of the best prints I've ever seen. I compared a HP 6 color print (K,M,LM,C,LC,Y) to its 10 color prints (9 actually only uses one of the blacks-Photo Black,Grey, Green, Red, Magenta, Light Magenta ,Cyan, Light Cyan and Yellow).