Tag: color

Debenu adds LIB edition of Quick PDF Library

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Debenu, the company behind Acrobat plug-in developer ARTS PDF, has updated its popular PDF SDK. With version 7.23, Quick PDF Library now includes a LIB edition of the SDK for use with C and C++.

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PDF Standardizer released

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Following its announcement in November of last year, PDF Standardizer was commercially released on Feb 24. A joint project by Enfocus Software and Alwan Color Expertise, the new product combines Alwan’s CMYK Optimizer technology with Enfocus’ PitStop Server, using Enfocus FullSwitch tool to automate the workflow.

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Enfocus and Alwan unveil industry-first PDF Standardizer

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Enfocus and Alwan Color Expertise have joined forces to develop Alwan PDF Standardizer, an application designed to bring simple, reliable PDF standardization and quality control to the graphic arts market.

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PIA/GATF’s 2007 Color Management Conference coming in December

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The 2007 PIA/GATF Color Management Conference will be held on December 9th-11th, in Arizona and features keynote speaker Todd Storbeck, senior publishing professional at Hallmark Cards Inc.. Storbeck will be delivering a keynote speech titled, ‘Delivering the Vision for Desktop Color Reproduction at Hallmark Cards’.

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Getting color right for print in PDF files, Part 1: Enfocus PitStop Professional

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Want to know how to get the color right in your PDF files? It is now easier than ever to produce reliable print-ready PDFs, however many creative professionals still make mistakes when outputting PDF files for print. This article from XChange Training’s Pat Gilmour aims to help print professionals deal with colour issues in PDFs that have been incorrectly created by DTP operators.

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Best of Planet PDF 2 coming soon

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Planet PDF has just announced the second edition of what will become an annual ‘Best bits’ compilation. Known as the Best of Planet PDF, the free publication contains Planet PDF’s biggest articles from 2004. Volume 2 is 83 pages full of select Planet PDF news features, tips, interviews, product information and more that was published at Planet PDF during 2004.

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Softproofing with Acrobat 6 Professional’s Preflight Tools

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Part two of two in John Clifford’s ‘PDF and Soft Proofing’ series. Acrobat 6 Professional has a number of preflight tools that come in very handy during the softproofing phase of your print workflow. John Clifford outlines how to take advantage of these tools during the softproofing phase.

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Traditional Proofreading in PDF

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Part one of two in John Clifford’s ‘PDF and Soft Proofing’ series. Acrobat 6’s enhanced feature set allows for traditional proofreading marks to be used in ‘soft’ PDF proofs. John Clifford explains how to make the best use of Acrobat to save paper without alienating your proofreaders.

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PDF and Color Spaces

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An introduction to color spaces and the use of color management processes to ensure faithful print production output.

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Color Spaces in Practice

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So which color space is the best? How do PDF color spaces relate to those for PostScript? These and other real-World considerations are tackled in this piece.

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