Moving forward: The Adobe PDF Print Engine


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Moving forward: The Adobe PDF Print Engine

If you look back over the last 25 years or so, it's obvious that PostScript has played a large part in the world of printing, graphic design and publishing. However, we know that things like PDF and transparency, which allow us to be more creative in new ways, aren't necessarily compatible with PostScript. In fact, that incompatibility alone is the only reason why we need transparency flattening to begin with. Now most of the image setters out there and most of the people who work in Pre Press are familiar with PostScript and those systems already in place. However, Adobe has been working on the next generation of technology to allow future publishing workflows to get even better.

One of those ways is through the Adobe PDF Print Engine. With this technology, the whole context of transparency flattening is no longer necessary. That's because the Adobe PDF Print Engine actually allows a printer to print PDF natively without any need for PostScript at all. Now the important thi...

Moving forward: The Adobe PDF Print Engine
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Moving forward: The Adobe PDF Print Engine provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Beyond the Basics

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