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Attending press checks

Your very first press check can be a bit intimidating, especially if you've never been in a running pressroom. Huge, loud equipment, serious busy pressman and your job running at high speed through the rollers. That can make you feel that you're under a little bit of pressure. And if the press run is at two o'clock in the morning, that's not much fun. But it doesn't have to be scary, if you're well-prepared. If you see a press check looming in your future, see if you can go with a friend or colleague to their press check beforehand so that you can see what goes on. What should you bring with you? Well, be sure to bring the contract proof if you have it, a folding dummy if you have that.

Any of your original hardcopy comps, those are really helpful. And if you need any ink or paper swatches that you used as a reference when you were beginning the job, those are handy too. Honestly, it's better to bring too much than to wish you hadn't left something important at home. O...

Attending press checks
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Attending press checks provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Claudia McCue as part of the Print Production Fundamentals

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