Tag: file preparation

CMYK - No Such Colour

Posted on May 23, 2012 at 12:12 AM

IMG CMYK v2

We are so far into the digital age yet there is still a bit of confusion about CMYK (and RGB) colour models. I'll do an overview of the CMYK colour model and the affect on digital print it has. The biggest misconception is that a colour specified as CMYK percentages alone represents an actual colour. It would be wrong to accuse a digital printer for producing incorrect colour if the only thing you provided was a combination of CMYK percentages such as those seen in corporate identity manuals. Read on to find out why...

Tags: colour management, file preparation, quality control

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