Production for Graphic Designers / Edition 4

Production for Graphic Designers / Edition 4

by Alan Pipes
     
 

Covering recent technological advances in graphics and print production, this book explains the standard pre-press and printing processes, with attention to digital direct-to-plate offset and on- demand color printing. It also discusses Web production, highlighting the opportunities for online design work. Three hundred illustrations are featured, more than half in… See more details below

Overview

Covering recent technological advances in graphics and print production, this book explains the standard pre-press and printing processes, with attention to digital direct-to-plate offset and on- demand color printing. It also discusses Web production, highlighting the opportunities for online design work. Three hundred illustrations are featured, more than half in color. Pipes is a freelance illustrator and Web-master.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131940499
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
07/01/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.06(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface 9

1 Introduction 11

2 Text & Type 27

3 Illustration 77

4 Computers & their Peripherals 111

5 Prepress 137

6 On Press 165

7 Digital Design 221

App Standard sizes for paper, books, and envelopes 246

Glossary 248

Abbreviations and acronyms 260

Further reading 261

Website resources 263

Magazines and journals 264

Organizations 265

Index 266

Picture credits 272

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