Print 18

Brian and I had the opportunity to visit Print 18 yesterday and learn more about all the new equipment and technology.  The printing industry has made several large changes over the past 30 years.  The industry as a whole is continues to change rapidly. As we move from “Print isn’t Dead” to “The future is […]

Stochastic Printing vs. Conventional Printing

FM, AM, XM, Hybrid, Staccato, Segundo, stochastic, conventional, 200 lpi, 175 lpi, 20 micron, 10 micron, first order, second order; what is the difference between stochastic printing vs. conventional printing? NOTE: Screening is the process after rasterizing PDF files in the RIP (raster image processor) during prepress. Halftone screening is done through software and creates very small dots, […]

Are you ready for Print18?

In just a few short weeks, Print18 opens in one of our favorite locations.  If you have not yet registered, now is the time.  This yearly event is here to help GROW your knowledge and your business.  With over 75 education sessions and hundreds of exhibitors, this event continually brings the latest and greatest of […]

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5 years of InkOnDaPaper

Today marks a huge milestone for the InkOnDaPaper team.  It was 5 years ago today, August 22nd, when we founded this little blog.  We were sitting in a small apartment kitchen in Chicago’s River North neighborhood when our wives told us we should “STOP TALKING ABOUT PRINTING SO MUCH!”.  It may not have been those […]