Color Application: Preview Color Separations in Illustrator


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Previewing color separations

When you're done working on your file and you're ready to send it out for print you might want to make sure that all the plates are set up correctly so that the separations are going to be right and again this can be helpful if your sending it off for offset printing or if you are an apparel designer and you need to generate different screens for each of the colors that you are using. Illustrator has a feature called Separations Preview which helps you in this process, now this document here called seeds.ai, I actually have several colors here inside of my file, I am using CMYK so I have process colors in my design, but I also have two Pantone colors which I am using which appeared down over here.

So if I want to make sure that every thing is going to print correctly and separate correctly, I can go to my Window menu and I can choose Separations Preview. Now Separations Preview only works when the Over Print Preview setting is turned on, and instead oh having to go all the way ...

Previewing color separations
Video duration: 2m 19s 4h 44m Intermediate

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Previewing color separations provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator Insider Training: Coloring Artwork

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Design
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Illustrator
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