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Preparing for Print

Preparing for Print

i talked to 1st and 2nd year VisCom students at BCU [Birmingham City University] about considerations and technical set up when designing for print

James Coleman

May 11, 2012
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  1. preparing
    for print
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  2. TECHNIQUES
    FLEXOGRAPHY DYE INKJET DIGITAL LITHO
    PAD RELIEF ROTOGRAVURE SCREEN
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  3. OFFSET LITHOGRAPHY
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  4. DIGITAL PRESS
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  5. COLOUR
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  6. RGB
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  7. CMYK
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  8. SPOT
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  9. METALLIC
    VARNISH
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  10. FINISHING
    FOLDING CUTTING EMBOSS FOIL-BLOCK LAMINTE BINDING
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  11. STOCK
    UNCOATED MATT SILK SATIN COATED GLOSS PRESS BOARD GSM
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  12. SPECIFYING PRINT
    FINISHED SIZE
    PAGINATION
    COLOUR
    FINISH
    STOCK
    RUN
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  13. SPECIFYING PRINT
    FINISHED SIZE
    PAGINATION
    COLOUR
    FINISH
    STOCK
    RUN
    A4
    12pp
    4 colour process
    SADDLE-STITCH
    224gsm EDIXION CHALLENGER
    500 / 1000
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  14. THE PRINTER
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  15. FILE SETUP
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  16. DOCUMENT
    SET UP
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  17. DOCUMENT
    SET UP
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  18. DOCUMENT
    SET UP
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  19. IMAGES
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  20. FONTS
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  21. RICH
    BLACK
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  22. PREFLIGHT
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  23. PREFLIGHT CHECKS
    PAGINATION
    IMAGE RESOLUTION
    LINKED SOURCES
    FONTS
    COLOUR MODE
    BLEED
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  24. SUPPLYING FILES
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  25. Friday, 11 May 12

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