Fixing CMYK blacks


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Fixing CMYK blacks

Rasterizing issues. That's not the only problem when opening a PDF in Photoshop. Another problem we have is that it will change the color structure. Take this ad for example. I'm in Acrobat 10. So I'm going to go to View > tools > Print Production. Output preview and it's got spot red. Now some of you are asking, well wait a second Russel, isn't that a good thing that it changes the color structure? Cause I don't want spot red, I want CMYK red, and opening it in Photoshop takes care of that for me. All right.

I'll give you that. Let's take a look, and see what happens. Let's close out of this. Let's go to bridge. And I'm going to drag that right on top of the Photoshop icon. Here, I can tell it's asking me to rasterize. Let's keep it high, let's go 619 megabytes, that's a big file. I could convert to CMYK here. Wow, 26 megabytes. Let's go for it, all right? This computer's strong enough. I'm goi...

Fixing CMYK blacks
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Fixing CMYK blacks provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Russell Viers as part of the 11 Things Every Newspaper Should Know About PDFs

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Design video2brain
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