About the Author: Don Weston Started working in the printing industry over 50 years ago and remains the mentor of the owner of Weston Graphics, Inc. Online Printing Services available. In my early selling days, I would walk into a major corporation’s purchasing department and see ten to twenty printers waiting for appointments. It didn’t… Continue reading Online Printing Services | Selling Printing – Or Almost Anything
Los Angeles Graphic Design way back in the day before computers and desktop publishing. Here is a peek into the past. At this point in time, if I were a betting person, I would have bet there would be an invention that replaced the setting of type, one letter at a time. Sure enough, a… Continue reading Los Angeles Graphic Design | More Typesetting
Commercial Printing Los Angeles Color Photographs: Now that you are acquainted with how B & W photos are prepared for the press, you are ready for a giant leap to 4-color process. Basically the process is the same with a couple of important additions. Colors used are Cyan—Magenta—Yellow and K for black; CMYK. Each color… Continue reading Commercial Printing Los Angeles | Printing 101 Color Photographs.
Typesetting & Graphic Design Los Angeles In the very beginning type was carved by hand in wood, however, we are not going that far back here. We will start at setting the type by hand, picking the letters out of a typesetter’s wooden type box. This box contained type in individual metal type faces. Typesetters… Continue reading Graphic Design Los Angeles | IN THE BEGINNING: Typesetting