Discover the importance of reviewing the final dieline file with the manufacturer for final production as well as preparing files for print and being on press for a press check with packaging. Also, review the importance of choosing a photographer for packaging and the documentation of the packaging process.
- [Instructor] Once your files are delivered to the printer…the next thing that will happen is scheduling…when your project will go on press.…This is an exciting stage,…because now you really get to see it all in action.…I won't go too deep into all the press check details…as that topic is covered in depth in courses right here.…So I'll just walk you through an overview of what to expect.…Bottom line, your printer will provide you a window of time…for you and your client to come in and do a press check…and that's exactly what you will do.…
You will be taken on the floor to work with the printer…to approve the press quality of the print job.…If you're working with a true professional…who loves their craft, you will be in good hands…as they truly are experts…who are passionate about what they do.…In fact, this is where I learned the most,…directly from the printer on press,…when they're calling out everything that is going on,…what to look for, what to expect, and how to correct.…You can get any better training than that.…
- Analyzing the brand, product, and customer
- Defining the package needs
- Design development
- Finalizing the design