Share Email Print

Proceedings Paper

Lasers In The Graphic Arts
Author(s): S. Thomas Dunn; Barry V. Harris
Format Member Price Non-Member Price
PDF $14.40 $18.00
cover GOOD NEWS! Your organization subscribes to the SPIE Digital Library. You may be able to download this paper for free. Check Access

Paper Abstract

Over several hundred years of refinement, the graphic arts industry has become skilled in producing images, in the form of printed pages, that maximize both esthetics and information content. Skills of graphic arts practitioners include typeface design; selection of proper combinations of typefaces with proper character spacing for maximum readability; balancing of page components and layout for best economical information transfer; and optimizing picture reproduction techniques consistent with mechanical printing processes.

Paper Details

Date Published: 20 September 1982
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 0390, High Speed Read/Write Techniques for Advanced Printing and Data Handling, (20 September 1982); doi: 10.1117/12.935043
Show Author Affiliations
S. Thomas Dunn, Dunn Technology, Inc. (United States)
Barry V. Harris, Dunn Technology, Inc. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0390:
High Speed Read/Write Techniques for Advanced Printing and Data Handling
Leo Beiser, Editor(s)

© SPIE. Terms of Use
Back to Top