That’s not what it looked like on my computer …

That’s not what it looked like on my computer …

Ever wonder why certain colours look different in print and on your computer screen? This is because they use very different types of colour management systems. Commercial printing uses the CMYK process. Computer monitors use the RGB system. CMYK refers to the four ink colours used in color printing: Cyan, magenta, yellow and black. Originally colour printing was produced on metal plates, and each colour […]

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Digital vs. offset printing: Which should you choose?

Digital vs. offset printing: Which should you choose?

When deciding what method of printing to choose for your projects, there are a number of considerations to take into account. Although Wikipedia lists over 20 different types of printing technology, digital and offset printing are the most commonly used methods. What is offset printing? Offset printing is the type of printing that uses metal plates to transfer ink onto paper.  Images are transferred to […]

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