Higher Education

301 Inkjet Tips and Techniques: An Essential Printing Resource for Photographers, 1st Edition

  • Andrew Darlow
  • ISBN-10: 1598632043  |  ISBN-13: 9781598632040
  • 528 Pages
  • © 2008 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $30.00

About

Overview

The tools and techniques necessary for great digital output are now readily available and more affordable than ever. "301 Inkjet Tips and Techniques: An Essential Printing Resource for Photographers" shows photographers of all levels how to make high-quality prints through step-by-step instructions and hundreds of full-color examples from more than 20 professional photographers and other artists. You’ll discover how to choose the right inkjet printer for your output needs, how to save time and select the proper materials when prepping files and prints, how to manage your digital images, how to create captivating portfolios and framed art, and much more. Whether you are a professional photographer or a serious hobbyist this book will help you learn how to enhance and perfect your digital output skills and use your computer and inkjet printer to better express your vision and creativity. You can read the book cover to cover, or only the chapters that feature the specific tips and techniques that interest you. A comprehensive index and a searchable companion web site will ensure that you find the information you are looking for. Additional content for this book, including hundreds of clickable links to many of the resources covered throughout the book can be accessed at: www.inkjettips.com

Features and Benefits

  • Contains 301 specific tips and techniques in the form of descriptive examples with screen shots and other color images.
  • Specific tips cover top-selling printer brands, as well as inks, paper, etc.
  • Photographers of all levels can take advantage of photo printing techniques to create high quality prints in their home, office or studio.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Getting Started
Chapter 2: File Preparation: An Overview
Chapter 3: Choosing an Inkjet Printer
Chapter 4: Color Management
Chapter 5: Black and White
Chapter 6: Inkjet Paper, Canvas, and Coating
Chapter 7: Portfolio and Presentation
Chapter 8: Specific Printer Tips and More
Chapter 9: Inkjet Paper Tips
Chapter 10: Art Reproduction, Canvas, and finishing
Chapter 11: Portfolio and Marketing Tips
Chapter 12: RIPs, B&W, and Color Management
Chapter 13: Exhibitions, Editioning, and Image Tracking
Chapter 14: Packing, Lightning, and Framing
Chapter 15: Unique Art Applications
Chapter 16: Additional Tips and Print Permanence
Index

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

Mastering Digital Black and White: A Photographer's Guide to High Quality Black-and-White Imaging and Printing  (ISBN-10: 1598633759 | ISBN-13: 9781598633757)

The very nature of black and white photography places a premium on creative interpretation of the image. Advances in digital technology have expanded both the precision of imaging techniques and the interpretive possibilities for black and white imagery. Never before has such a wide array of tools been available to photographers who have a passion for black and white. "Mastering Digital Black and White" is written for these photographers. It serves not only as a comprehensive guide for creating black and white images and prints, but also examines the role of artistic craft in the imaging process. Learn how to employ your digital tools as extensions of your photographic vision. Read in-depth interviews with, and view images from, five accomplished photographers as they discuss their process and inspirations. Prepare to indulge your passion for gallery-quality black-and-white images in the digital darkroom.

List Price = $39.99  | CengageBrain Price = $39.99  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $30.00

Mastering Digital Printing  (ISBN-10: 1592004318 | ISBN-13: 9781592004317)

Providing an enhanced edition of the first, every page of this book has been reviewed, overhauled, updated, or revised with an emphasis on “current” and “changing” technology. This full-color guide provides all the information necessary to execute the latest advanced printing and image-editing techniques. It is the definitive resource to the digital imaging and printing revolution. With an in-depth understanding of digital printing, readers learn a number of techniques including how to choose the right inkjet printer, inks and papers; make a great inkjet print by following the complete, step-by-step workflow process; and determine and test for print permanence. This book is illustratively easy to follow and visually inspirational, offering plenty of sidebars, charts, diagrams, and photos as well as an exciting gallery of the best in digital fine art. Filling the need for a very large audience, “Mastering Digital Printing, 2nd Edition” can be useful to traditional artists, digital artists, printmakers, art marketers, vendors/suppliers to the industry, trade and arts organizations, and art schools and training workshops. Due to changing technology, references to equipment, supplies, hardware, and software have been reviewed and updated with all new products highlighted wherever possible. Concise and comprehensive, this encyclopedic resource guide provides readers with a thorough introduction to this new expressive medium.

List Price = $39.99  | CengageBrain Price = $39.99  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $24.00

Student Supplements

Mastering Digital Black and White: A Photographer's Guide to High Quality Black-and-White Imaging and Printing  (ISBN-10: 1598633759 | ISBN-13: 9781598633757)

The very nature of black and white photography places a premium on creative interpretation of the image. Advances in digital technology have expanded both the precision of imaging techniques and the interpretive possibilities for black and white imagery. Never before has such a wide array of tools been available to photographers who have a passion for black and white. "Mastering Digital Black and White" is written for these photographers. It serves not only as a comprehensive guide for creating black and white images and prints, but also examines the role of artistic craft in the imaging process. Learn how to employ your digital tools as extensions of your photographic vision. Read in-depth interviews with, and view images from, five accomplished photographers as they discuss their process and inspirations. Prepare to indulge your passion for gallery-quality black-and-white images in the digital darkroom.

List Price = $39.99  | CengageBrain Price = $39.99  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $30.00

Mastering Digital Printing  (ISBN-10: 1592004318 | ISBN-13: 9781592004317)

Providing an enhanced edition of the first, every page of this book has been reviewed, overhauled, updated, or revised with an emphasis on “current” and “changing” technology. This full-color guide provides all the information necessary to execute the latest advanced printing and image-editing techniques. It is the definitive resource to the digital imaging and printing revolution. With an in-depth understanding of digital printing, readers learn a number of techniques including how to choose the right inkjet printer, inks and papers; make a great inkjet print by following the complete, step-by-step workflow process; and determine and test for print permanence. This book is illustratively easy to follow and visually inspirational, offering plenty of sidebars, charts, diagrams, and photos as well as an exciting gallery of the best in digital fine art. Filling the need for a very large audience, “Mastering Digital Printing, 2nd Edition” can be useful to traditional artists, digital artists, printmakers, art marketers, vendors/suppliers to the industry, trade and arts organizations, and art schools and training workshops. Due to changing technology, references to equipment, supplies, hardware, and software have been reviewed and updated with all new products highlighted wherever possible. Concise and comprehensive, this encyclopedic resource guide provides readers with a thorough introduction to this new expressive medium.

List Price = $39.99  | CengageBrain Price = $39.99  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $24.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Andrew Darlow

Andrew Darlow is a photographer, educator, and digital imaging consultant. For over 15 years, he has consulted on the topics of digital photography, digital output, and color management. He has written and edited numerous articles and reviews on the topics of digital and fine art photography, inkjet printing, and Photoshop techniques, and his work has been included in many photography publications, web sites, and books. He has lectured and conducted seminars and workshops around the world at conferences and for photography organizations and schools, including the Arles Photo Festival, Columbia University, and the International Center of Photography (ICP) in New York. His work has been widely exhibited and his inkjet prints are held in numerous private collections. For more information, visit www.andrewdarlow.com.