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Video series of topics on achiving color excellence and top performance in professional digital printing

Get inspired by the experts in industrial #colormanagement. Color Excellence matters to our common customers and partners. That’s why our instruments include intelligent color measurement technology for top performance in professional digital printing.

Let’s talk how we can help your organization towards #topperformance.

Color Excellence in digital backlit printing

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Color Excellence in digital backlit printing

Since many years Andre Schwarz solves customer’s most critical color problems in digital printing. One of the challenges is to print true colors for backlit applications. Andre, how do you help to achieve color excellence?

André Schwarz:

We are in 2021 and from my experience there are still many customers out there not knowing how bad they are actually printing and what is possible with their equipment.

In Backlit printing it is still quite common to just use a frontlit profile and print double-strike.

Top performance in digital textile printing

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Top performance in digital textile printing

When it comes to digital textile printing for the fashion industry, Joe Tschudi has seen it all. He consults many printing companies worldwide in setting up the perfect print workflow. A major factor is the repeatability and reproduction of the correct colors on textile. Joe, can you explain to us what matters to establish a top performance textile workflow?

Joe Tschudi:

When brands or print service providers hire me to profile their equipment I always ask how they would rate their own process stability.

And of course their answer is always: very good!

Color Excellence comes with verification

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Color Excellence comes with verification

As Founder and owner of the color management agency Colorcasters Jim Raffel dedicates his work to help customers and find solutions for their challenges in printing. In the majority of cases having color problems equals losing money, therefore a good color management workflow is key to a successful printing operation.
Jim, what can be done to feel in full control of the printing process?

Jim Raffel:

Viktor: Jim, what can be done to feel in full control of the printing process?

Jim: I think the simple answer is verification. And for me, that means what's measured ...

Top performance through printer calibration

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Top performance through printer calibration

Andrea DeRossi is one of the leading color management consultants in Italy and has helped more than 700 companies with their color questions.
Digital printers are expected to print the right colors, but oftentimes there is a lot of work that needs to be done to assure that.
Andrea, why high color quality starts with printer calibration?

Andrea De Rossi:

The quality of the color in digital printing starts with the calibration of the printer because the qualitative yield and the economy of each reproduction process depends on the essential optimization of the printing machine used.

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