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Understanding roles and responsibilities

In the olden days, by which I mean before desktop publishing, job responsibilities were very clearly divided. Designers designed, photographers took photographs, trade shops performed composition and created final films, and printers printed. But desktop publishing changed all that and suddenly designers found themselves responsible for performing tasks that we're previously performed by trained craftsmen. Now designers had to perform color correction and retouching and set type and build completely print-ready files going directly to the printer.

So how are the responsibilities divided now? Well, the designer, and that's you, creates print-ready files to the correct dimensions, adds the correct bleed, uses the correct colors, and then you should check your work. You've been working on it for a long time, it's easy to overlook things. Always check for common problems such as typos and spelling and size and so forth. You want to be sure that you submit the job in the format specified ...

Understanding roles and responsibilities
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Understanding roles and responsibilities provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Claudia McCue as part of the Print Production Fundamentals

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