imagePROGRAF PRO-561

Colours That Know No Boundaries

The 1 524mm (60in) PRO-561 captures the imagination of every professional photographers with its finesse in vivid colours reproduction and stunning print quality.

  • 12 colour LUCIA PRO pigment ink
  • 1 524mm (60in)
  • 500GB Encrypted Hard Disk Drive
  • Impressive media handling system
  • Standard dual roll system
  • Perfect for high quality fine art and photography prints
  • Robust security, extensive suite of software and solutions


Printer Type 12 Colour 1 524mm (60in)
Number of Nozzles
18 432 nozzles (1 536 nozzles x 12 colours)
Print Resolution
2 400 x 1 200dpi (Maximum)
Nozzle Pitch
600dpi x 2
Line Accuracy
±0.1 % or less
User calibration is required.
Printing environment and media must match those used for calibration.
Required Paper: Plain paper, CAD tracing paper, coated paper, CAD translucent matte film only.
Minimum Ink Droplet Size
Ink Capacity
Sales Ink: 160ml / 700ml
Bundled Starter Ink: 330ml
Ink Type
Pigment Ink: Photo Black, Matte Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Photo Cyan, Photo Magenta, Grey, Photo Grey, Red, Blue, Chroma Optimizer
Printer Language SG Raster (Swift Graphic Raster)
PDF (Version 1.7)
JPEG (Version JFIF 1.02)
Standard Interfaces (Built-in)
USB A Port: USB Memory (Direct Print)

USB B Port: Built-in Hi-Speed, Full Speed (12Mbps), High Speed (480Mbps), Bulk Transfer, Series B (4 pins)

GB Ethernet:
IEEE 802.3 10 base-T
IEEE 802.3u 100 base-TX/Auto Negotiation
IEEE 802.3ab 1000 base-T/Auto Negotiation
IEEE 802.3x Full Duplex
TCP/IP (IPv4/ IPv6)

Wireless LAN:
WEP (64/128bit)

Standard Memory: 3GB
Hard Disk
500GB (Encrypted HDD)

Printing Speed

Plain Paper (A0)
1min 37s (Level 5)
2min 49s (Standard)
5min 35s (High)
Heavyweight Coated Paper HG (A0)
2min 49s (Standard)
5min 35s (High)
8min 20s (Highest)
Glossy Photo Paper HG 170 (A0)
5min 35s (Standard)
8min 50s (High)
14min 54s (Highest)

Media Handling

Media Feed and Output (Single Roll)
Roll Paper: Front Load, Front Output
Added Roll Paper:
One Roll, Front Load, Front Output (Default)Cut Sheet Paper: Front Load, Front Output
(Manual Feed using Media Locking Lever)
Media Width (Roll / Cut Sheet) 152.4 ~ 1 524.0mm
Media Thickness (Roll / Cut Sheet)
0.07 ~ 0.8mm
Minimum Printable Length
Roll Paper:
101.6mm (exclude Cloth and Canvas media)
200.0mm (Cloth and Canvas media)Cut Sheet Paper: 203.2mm
Maximum Printable Length Roll Paper: 18m
(varies according to OS and application)Cut Sheet Paper: 2 133.6mm (with stand)
Maximum Outer Roll Diameter
170mm or less
Borderless Printing Width (Roll Only)
515.0mm(JIS B2), 728.0mm(JIS B1), 1 030.0mm(JIS B0), 594.0mm(ISO A1), 841.0mm(ISO A0), 254.0mm (10.0in), 355.6mm (14.0in), 431.8mm (17.0in), 609.6mm (24.0in), 914.4mm (36.0in),1 066.8mm (42.0in), 1 117.6mm (44.0in), 1 270mm (50.0in), 1 371.6mm (54.0in), 1 524mm (60.0in)
257.0mm(JIS B4), 297.0mm(ISO A3), 329.0mm(ISO A3+), 420.0mm(ISO A2), 152.4mm (6.0in), 203.2mm (8.0in), 304.8mm (12.0in), 406.4mm (16.0in), 508.0mm (20.0in), 558.8mm (22.0in), 762.0mm (30.0in), 300.0mm, 500.0mm, 600.0mm, 800.0mm, 1 000.0mm and custom roll width (152.4~1 524.0mm)

Dimensions & Weight

Physical Dimensions (W x D x H) & Weight (kg)
(include roll holder set, exclude ink and print head)
Main Unit + Stand + Basket:
1 999 × 984 × 1 168mm (Basket Open)1 999 × 766 × 1 168mm (Basket Closed)143kg

Main Unit + Roll Unit + Stand + Basket:
1 999 × 984 × 1 168mm (Basket Open)
1 999 × 766 × 1 168mm (Basket Closed)


Packaged Dimensions (W x D x H) & Weight (kg)
Printer (Main unit with stand and pallet):
2 227 x 915 x 1 022mm
212kgRoll Unit:
2 133 x 562 x 461mm

Power & Operating Requirements

Power Supply
AC 100 – 240V, 50 – 60Hz
Power Consumption
Printing: 97.0W or less
Sleep Mode: 2.0W or
Power OFF: 0.3W or less
Operating Environment
Temperature: 15℃ ~ 30℃
Humidity: 10% ~80% RH (no dew condensation)
Acoustic Sound
[Acoustic Pressure]

Operation: Approx. 48dB

– Standard)
Standby: Approx. 35dB or less than

[Acoustic Power]
Operation: Approx. 66dB or less
(Glossy paper – image; Print Priority – Standard)
(Measured using ISO 7779 standard)


Required  Roll Unit: RU-63
Optional 50.8mm (2.0in)/76.2mm (3.0in) Roll Holder: RH2-66