Ready to Print

Publisher: Gestalten
Size: 21 × 26 cm
Pages: 288
Weight: 1.4 kg
Cover: PVC cover, bookmark ribbon
Language: English
Publication date: July 2011
ISBN: 978-3-89955-325-3
Availability: 2
199.00 PLN
Handbook for Media Designers. A user-friendly handbook that helps designers to prepare their files for optimal printing. Ready to Print is an easy to follow reference for designers that thoroughly explains each stage of how to prepare data for prepress and production. Clearly structured chapters on “Paper,” “Printing Techniques,” “Typography,” “Trapping,” “Color,” “Image Editing,” and “PDF” as well as abundant descriptive graphics impart essential knowledge in a comprehensive way. From the traits of various types of paper to the recommended settings when exporting data into a print-ready PDF, the book thoroughly explains both opportunities and hurdles in pre-print and production. In short, the book shows all designers how to create the best-possible print product.