Percentage shade of a colour.
Tagged Image File Format. A type of file, which stores an image.
Pages in a book excluding covers.
The process of overlapping adjacent colours to eliminate the white lines that could appear between them during the print process.
The assembly of text and pictures on a MAC or PC by keyboard or other digital means.
Short for 'typographical error' - a mistake in the copy.
A special varnish which has undergone an accelerated varnish drying process using ultra violet is applied to printed matter to enhance its appearance. A gloss UV Varnish is commonly used and this gives a very shiny effect, especially when used on printed matter with a matt laminate.
Special varnishes applied to printed matter to protect literature from ink smudging or finger marking or to enhance appearance. There are five main types - machine, gloss, matt and silk and UV. Varnishes are commonly used on matt or silk coated paper as these types are more prone to smudging than gloss coated paper. Varnish applied to a specific area of a document is known as spot varnish and when it is applied to the whole document it is termed as an overall varnish.
A preliminary layout, indicating the general design, and the position of the various elements.
Web Fed Press
Presses which are fed by paper from a reel, as opposed to separate sheets. They are normally used for very large print runs.
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