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press proof

[′pres ‚prüf]
(graphic arts)
Proof removed from the printing press to inspect line and color values and overall quality; this is the last proof before the complete printing is done.
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Customers can bring in a DVD, and we can print them a press proof in 20 minutes.
He says that in general, there are four alternatives available when it comes to proofing: a press proof, monitor proof, a digital halftone proof produced with a system such as Kodak's Approval, and an inkjet proof.
The Indigo results are probably within 95 to 97 percent of accurate to matching a press proof and our customers are reacting very favorably to the results they see," said Phil Dickert, General Manager of Quebecor imaging Chicago.
This certification signifies that the combined proofing system matches a SWOP Certified Press Proof sufficiently to be used in the production of publications.
Ed Templeton has been off in Europe at large finishing up final details and approving the press proofs for his long awaited book, Deformer.
The Wallace contribution encompasses over 30 years of the award-winning illustrator's work and includes the art from his 21 published books, as well as rough pencil drawings, drafts for published and unpublished manuscripts, correspondence with publishers, teachers, librarians and children, book layouts and press proofs.
In addition to labels and packaging prototypes, VersaUV produces press proofs and is supported by leading commercial color management and proofing solutions from CGS, EFI and GMG.
In addition, because no special inks are required, the Epson Stylus Pro 7900CTP can also be used to make high-quality press proofs, imposition proofs, and even high-quality, short-run, posters up to 24-inches wide.
Adding Presstek's press to the mix has broadened our revenue streams to include short-run projects, press proofs and ultra-long-run projects that we previously could not produce profitably.
IDEAlliance SWOP (Specifications for Web Offset Publications) certification of the Canon iPF x100 Series large format printers and EFI media assures graphics, publishing, packaging and production professionals consistent and accurate color to match the appearance of certified press proofs used in print production.
IDEAlliance SWOP (Specifications for Web Offset Publications) and GRACol (General Requirements for Applications in Commercial Offset Lithography) Certification of the Canon iPF x100 Series large format printers and CGS media assures graphics, publishing, packaging and production professionals consistent and accurate color reproduction in order to match the appearance of certified press proofs used in print production.
Bahn said that the digital color press also gives customers genuine press proofs so clients know exactly how the job will look when it's printed.