As printing plates are at the core of the printing process, their quality is of the utmost importance. Matched to the right paper and images, the result can be an award-winning work of print. Ever wondered how a high-quality offset printing plate is made though?
The principle of Day & Night printing is relatively easy. Two different or identical images are printed with a white layer in between. When using two different images, you get a ‘day effect’ when looking at the print without backlit, while you can obtain a so-called transparent ‘night effect’ when putting a light source behind the substrate.
Borderless printing without contaminating your wide-format engine? Use kraft paper. When printing borderless on a flatbed wide-format engine, taping the media is a very labor-intensive and often tedious task. Especially when you have a large production of panels, a more automated solution is welcome. In this case, the use of brown kraft paper or [...]