four-color printing

four-color printing

[¦fȯr ¦kəl·ər ′print·iŋ]
(graphic arts)
A method of reproducing full-color originals, such as paintings and color photographs, by overprinting a series of four plates in yellow, magenta, cyan, and black ink.
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The logistics chain of this market comprises: - reception of files, - layout of documents, - four-color printing of documents, - an identical production process irrespective of the volume of sheets to be produced, - archiving Digital printing of PDF images, - enveloping and postage, - enveloping and packing, - delivery to postal services or a courier service, - storage and stock management of the various supplies.
The two versions, for men and women, were conceived in the same manner: each box with its magnetic flap cover is completely wrapped in silver polyester paper using four-color printing to create a carefully balanced chromatic harmony.
The third technology is Spectrum, which uses UV ink to produce results similar to six- or seven-color printing via four-color printing.
The Greenwood Commonwealth, one of Emmerich's four Mississippi dailies, runs WPC's Quad-Stack for four-color printing with its older King Press units.
Springtime came at last for illustrators when four-color printing sparked the golden age of magazine illustration in the 1930s.
It will employ UV inks printed through a fixed array of print heads for high speed four-color printing with 300 dpi resolution.
In seeking a suitably intensified setting for this kind of information, Coleman and his designers were vying with the high-quality, four-color printing they saw in the imported American glossies, like the advertisements that McCale and Hamilton had found so mesmerizing.
Many people marveled that modern technology allowed Gannett to beam the content to strategically located high-speed, four-color printing presses that enabled morning delivery nearly everywhere in America.
While the content, of course, must be tailored to your specific product and message, consider the following as part of your design: Color Your insert will stand out from the mostly black-and-white newspaper pages, so even a little color or certainly four-color printing will carry a strong impact.
The SPARK print engine offers 4000P1 one-pass four-color printing in process and spot colors.
The four-color printing process introduces some uncertainty into color reproduction.