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Saturday, April 16, 2016
Color Matching Systems II: Color, color matching systems, and best practices.
(Above is the author’s late model color viewing system.)
Color management, how do we do this? PRINT magazine uncovers best practices for printing color in a series of articles by stationer extraordinaire, Nancy Sharon Collins. Check out articles #1. and #2 .
Article #1 covered basic color management history. In the second article, Collins discusses best practices in printing color, how stationers (and printers) deal with color management, including expectations and challenges...on both the client and designer side. Article #2 offers best practices for matching and talks primarily about this in for non-4-color, RGB, or CMYK applications.
Nancy Sharon Collins is the country’s leading expert on bespoke hand engraved stationery and author of "The Complete Engraver" published by Princeton Architectural Press. Her ongoing research is everything having to do with hand engraving, monograms, ciphers, crest, seals, and social stationery.