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Real World Print Production with Adobe Creative Suite Applications by Claudia McCue

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Digital Printing Advantages

The gap between digital and conventional offset is closing, and the premium digital print offerings from vendors such as Xeikon, Kodak, Xerox, and HP Indigo are beginning to rival the appearance of offset printing while still offering the additional appeal of customization and short runs.

Short Runs

Without the need to image and mount plates, toner-based digital printing offers some advantages here. The minimum run for a digital job can be 200 or less, rather than 10,000. This can lower the cost threshold for color printing for many jobs.

Variable Data

You’ve received those compelling personal letters: “Dear [Your Name Here].” Such customization is the most basic form of variable data publishing (VDP). Since each ...

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