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means of producing reproductions of written material or images in multiple copies. There are four traditional types of printing: relief printing (with which this article is mainly concerned), intaglio, lithography, and screen process printing.
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A set of standard colours for printing, each of which is specified by a single number. You can buy a Pantone swatch book containing samples of each colour. Some computer graphics software allows colours to be specified as Pantone numbers. Even though a computer monitor can only show an approximation to some of the colours, the software can output a colour separation for each different Pantone colour, enabling a print shop to exactly reproduce the original desired colour.
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We are living in a time that requires inventiveness and imagination," Laurie Pressman, vice-president of the Pantone Colour Institute, said.
Pantone points out the influence of technological development and space-travel advancements over the past year--likely referencing the recent revolutionary work of Robotics company Boston Dynamics and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk--that will undoubtably continue to progress and impress us in 2018.
Leatrice Eiseman, the executive director of the Pantone Color Institute, said that "It's (Ultra Violet) also the most complex of all colors, because it takes two shades that are seemingly diametrically opposed - blue and red - and brings them together to create something new.
Radion LED--UV LED-cure litho and web offset inks available in process colors, Pantone colors and opaque white.
Traditionally, matching Pantone colors required color expertise and the use of expensive workflow software.
The experts at the Pantone Color Institute in Carlstadt, New Jersey, have chosen the two colours in a complementary pairing that spans fashion, media, packaging, houseware and a desire for more tranquillity and calm in actual life.
Pantone licensee Sephora, for example, continues to merchandise Marsala and 2014's Color of the Year, Radiant Orchid.
With the whole greater than its individual parts, joined together, Serenity and Rose Quartz demonstrate an inherent balance between a warmer embracing rose tone and the cooler tranquil blue, reflecting connection and wellness as well as a soothing sense of order and peace," said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute.
In fact, Pantone believes the blend reflects a gender neutrality that has strengthened over the last year or so and is sure to carry through to 2016 and beyond, said Laurie Pressman, vice president of the institute, based in Carlstadt, New Jersey.
As the first printer in Canada to achieve Pantone Certified Printer Status, Pazazz underwent a rigorous certification process that looked at its entire operating process--not just the final output," says Murphy Keeley, VP of marketing and services, X-Rite.
Pantone: Color Puzzles" is a fascinating book of six color puzzles in yellow, orange, red, blue, green and purple, with sharp artwork and color shapes by artist Tad Carpenter and colors by Pantone.