CS Digital: A Practical Guide to CS Digital Possibilities is the only guide available that shows exactly what CreateSpace's color digital printing capabilities are. Developed over four months of testing and proofing, demonstrates the types of graphics issues that designers need to know as well as the two most important question: how well does CreateSpace print color and how to get the most out of your images when printed through CreateSpace. Unique to this book are the two color reference pages. One shows a calibrated Macbeth ColorChecker with RGB values, grayscale stepwedge, color ramp; the other shows a variety of full color photographs with a range of fleshtones. The original RGB files are free to test your system and show exactly how well CS will print color for you!
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Most color reference books are not focused on a specific printer, nor do they give you the actual original art—what the actual book or reference images were printed from—so that as a practical reference, you have no idea what is possible because you do not know what the printed work came from. One color reference book actually converts the RGB colors, the colors most people work in, to CMYK, and it gives the uncorrected RGB formulas, saying you can render them on your computer to compare to the book's color swatches: how, the book's colors were altered prior to printing . . . then it says the RGB and CMYK colors, are the same—and they are dull! CS prints color dead-on, bright and exciting: if you know the !
CS Digital is the only graphic reference book you need to get the most out of CreateSpace color digital printing.
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Digital lith print
Chromolithography is a method for making multi-color prints. This type of color printing stemmed from the process of lithography, and it includes all types of lithography that are printed in color. When chromolithography is used to reproduce photographs, the term...