Color Ready! Day 5

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Friday, September 25, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Color Ready! Day 5

Get Color Ready!

In a perfect world, the color you print for your customers is always accurate, and they're always completely delighted with the final product. In reality, we know that this isn't always the case. Getting control over color, setting the right expectations, and producing repeatable, predictable color results is a challenge. The final printed product is influenced by many factors--from perception to communication to production variables and more!

The PRINTING United Alliance Color Ready! event will give anyone involved in the color printing supply chain a convenient, powerful, and practical learning experience. You'll get valuable and actionable ideas and techniques that will help you get better control over the color you print.

Up your color knowledge--get Color Ready!

Friday, September 25, 2020

2:00-3:00 p.m. EDT

Managing Spot Colors in a Digital World

Dan Gillespie, Director of Technical Services, Alder Color Solutions

One of the most powerful features in any RIP software is the ability to manage spot colors. Learn how to create custom spot colors and manage existing Pantone spot colors to get the best reproduction possible from your RIP. Learn how to troubleshoot for those times that a customer has made a mess of things. Use your printer's full gamut and hit spot colors that you may have thought were out of reach.

What you'll learn:

  • Understanding Pantone spot colors and limitations with digital printing
  • Defining spot colors to match your design files with your RIP
  • Getting the best match using your printer's full gamut
  • How to match custom colors using spot colors