While the concept of color relates to our sense of sight, it usually isn’t perceived accurately with our eyes alone. To help us overcome the limitations of our naked eye, we rely on spectrophotometers for measuring color in the print industry.
PRINTING United Alliance has announced the schedule for the upcoming COLOR Conference, occurring March 12-14 in Dallas, TX as part of the upcoming PRINTING United Technical Event Series.
Many printers are familiar with the print quality programs required by some of their customers. For the brand, a print quality program assures that the printed product meets their color requirements. Brand colors are important and print materials often serve as a direct representation of a brand. Whether it’s a product label, packaging or even a brochure, print quality can significantly influence a customer’s perception of a company.
Learn from Idealliance G7® Expert Trainers Ron Ellis January 22-26 during live online G7 Expert training & certification to become a certified G7 Expert and leading color, process control and G7 implementation specialist.
Perfect color in wide-format printing can often prove elusive. Misaligned expectations, improper file preparation, inconsistent viewing conditions, overlooked maintenance, and knowledge gaps all conspire against printers seeking to deliver quality and efficiency. Yet simple steps can help minimize headaches while maximizing the potential of these powerful production technologies.
Following PRINTING United Expo in Atlanta, GA it is clear that the industry has taken a renewed focus on color & print quality to leverage the available technology. Color was on display across the Expo as leading print technology providers demonstrated their ability to produce innovative products across packaging, commercial print, wide format displays and graphics, inkjet, textile and other print applications.
FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Communication Division, proudly announce achievement of Digital Press System Certification (Electrophotographic Category) for three of its market-leading print solutions from Idealliance, a leading developer of specifications and certifications in the graphic communications industry.
Idealliance is proud to announce that Screen has achieved the Digital Press-Inkjet certification for its True Press Jet250HD+ with EQUIOS version 3.4.
In September’s edition of the PRINTING United Journal, hear from Joe Marin, senior vice president, member services for PRINTING United Alliance, about common misconceptions designers have regarding color printing, and how printers can help.
This week, we take a look back with David McDowell, an industry veteran and leader in color standards and specifications, and member of Idealliance Print Properties Committee.
Earlier this month, Idealliance Taiwan held G7® Expert certification education and training in Taichung, Taiwan, a three-day G7 printing calibration and international certification standard course.