Wordware Publishing | ISBN:1598220365 | 579 pages | English PDF | November 2007 | 18.19 MB
Photoshop CS3 for Screen Printers details the features of Photoshop CS3 and is geared toward print facilities, mainly screen printers and similar types of graphic artists. Features important to these industries include creating a personalized interface, acquiring images from clients' disks, acquiring images by scan-ning existing artwork, importing and exporting images, and creating new images. Color separations also play a big role in these industries, as does printing on specialty films and papers. The Photoshop interface is also discussed, including the toolbox, the palettes, the menu and options bars, and the Adobe Bridge. Additionally, the finer points of printing are detailed, including adding and using crop marks, registration marks, and captions, and producing four-color separations.
With this book:
- Discover the impressive toolset Photoshop provides for creating and editing artwork.
- Learn how to create images and logos best suited for screen printing and offset printing.
- Find out how to perform color separations and print those separations using specialty films and vellums.
- Understand the pros and cons of using spot color, sublimation, heat transfers, and other printing technologies.