• Project Day: Digital Inkjet Printing

  • Sun, 01-03-2020 at 11:00
  • Stills
    23 Cockburn Street
    EH1 1BP Edinburgh
Project Day: Digital Inkjet Printing - Stills - Edinburgh

This one day course is designed to help photographers take their images from the screen to final professional-quality prints! It will walk through the processes and techniques needed to take the mystery out of this often-daunting and overlooked part of the creative process! The course will give participants the skills and confidence to take their digital files through preparation in Photoshop, optimization, and onto physical test printing, adjustments and final output on Stills large format Epson inkjet printer. It will cover areas critical to the desired outcome including screen and print calibration, paper choice and ICC profile use. By the end of the day students will have two final A3 prints on different print surfaces.Course OutlineThe class will include a section on evaluating the working image and processing the file to maximise print quality output. You will then use Adobe Bridge, Adobe Camera Raw & Adobe Photoshop for the optimisation process.Participants will be guided in preparing their images ready for test printing, before evaluating and adjusting. There will be discussion about using ICC profiles, screen and print calibration, colour rendering, canvas sizing, and sharpening for final print output on various media. There will be plenty of opportunity for participants to ask questions at every stage, so that you feel confident and can make informed decisions throughout the whole process.