Megarip

Megarip is a software RIP and colour management system built for photographers, designers and print professionals who need consistent, high-quality prints from desktop to grand format inkjet printers.

Megarip is a versatile, stand-alone print solution for producing fine art photography, vibrant photo canvas, durable outdoor display, striking screen prints, and vivid textiles.




Colour Management

  • Megarip features an ICC v4.2 compliant colour management system that ensures the colour fidelity and consistency of your printed images.
  • True 16-bit processing enhances colour depth and control.
  • Monitor calibration provides colour-accurate previews of jobs before commiting them to print.
  • Advanced linearisation calibrates ink channels and grey-balances your printer.
  • Black Point Compensation converts the full dynamic range of your images to the printer's colour gamut.
Colour Management
Workflow

Workflow

  • Megarip understands a wide range of file formats including TIFF, JPEG, PNG, Photoshop PSD, PDF and postscript.
  • Submit or preview files straight from your desktop with integrated menu options.
  • Place jobs into Drop Folders for automatic processing or submit them directly from your design software.
  • Use Jobtickets to control colour, size, effects and other print options across one or more printers. Save them with your jobs for exact-match reprints.
  • Display, monitor and manage your jobs during processing and printing.

Studio & Nesting

  • Automatic Nesting intelligently arranges jobs to cut print times, minimise waste and reduce labour intensive hand-cutting.
  • Megarip features powerful and easy to use Studio application to place images and plan print layouts.
  • 'Canvas Wrap' prints any image ready for professional mounting with gallery, mirrored or coloured edges and back fold.
  • Use Tiling to create billboards of any size.
  • Step-and-repeat allows for easy printing large runs of single or grouped images, or to create textile patterns of any size.
Studio and Nesting
Screen Printing

Screen Printing

  • Screen Print mode automatically separates files into individual process and spot ink plates for film printing.
  • Megarip can function as affordable inkjet computer-to-plate (CTP) system for producing short-run press plates.
  • Print separations using a selected printer ink. Overlay additional inks to increase density or alter the hue of the output film.
  • Customise the screening method, dot shape, screen angle and frequency for each channel.
  • Supercell Mode produces better dot shape and sharp high-quality halftone output.

Printer Control

  • Megarip uses intelligent ink limiting to achieve optimal colour densities, while consuming the least amount of ink.
  • Monitor your printer's current status, ink levels and remaining media.
  • Load Balancing efficiently manages your output across multiple printers.
  • N-Colour Mode allows textile designers to customise and manage alternate printer ink sets.
  • Support for CMYK, Black and White, RGB and multi-colour print modes.
  • Download printer presets via a built-in Media Catalogue to get you up and printing fast.
Printer Control
Unlimited Seats

Unlimited Seats, Unlimited Printers

  • Megarip is a Server/Client based system supporting an unlimited number of local or networked clients at no additional cost.
  • Client interface settings can be individualised or shared with other users.
  • A Secure Mode option allows selective user access to functions and job information.
  • Your subscription gives you access to all supported printer drivers, and allows you to run an unlimited amount of printers.

Megarip Pro

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Print anything, at any size, on any media.

From archival quality photographs, to brilliantly coloured textiles or eye-catching billboards, with Megarip Pro you can print without limits.

Subscription Includes:

Input file formats: TIFF, JPEG, PNG, Scitex CT, Adobe Photoshop PSD, Serendipity Blackmagic Image, Postscript Level 3 RIP - PS, EPS, PDF.

Output file formats: HTML, JPEG, PDF, Photoshop EPS (JPEG), PNG, Postscript, PPM, Scitex CT, Serendipity Blackmagic Image, TIFF.

Printer Drivers: All supported printer manufacturers and models.

Unlimited print size.

21-day free trial period*

Megarip Pro

Megarip Raster Edition

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Master the art of photographic printing.

From epic landscapes to soulful portraits, in radiant colour or timeless black and white. Photography is an art - Megarip Raster Edition makes photo printing your business.

Subscription Includes:

Input file formats: TIFF, JPEG, PNG, Scitex CT, Adobe Photoshop PSD, Serendipity Blackmagic Image.

Output file formats: HTML, JPEG, PDF, Photoshop EPS (JPEG), PNG, Postscript, PPM, Scitex CT, Serendipity Blackmagic Image, TIFF.

Printer Drivers: All supported printer manufacturers and models.

Unlimited print size.

21-day free trial period*

Megarip Raster

 

*only available on first subscription. See our Terms for details and conditions.