A Short Course on Soft-Proofing

This lecture is an extension of the Printer Optimization lecture. It primarily describes in more detail printer black point compression, soft-proofing, and out-of-gamut colors. It is a 60-minute PowerPoint presentation biased towards Photoshop, but most techniques can be applied to other image editors.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Why Soft-Proof
Soft-Proof Limitations
Soft-Proofing in Photoshop
Gamut Warning
Final Topics:
•  Take Notes
•  Compensate for Viewing Light
•  Workflow for Fine Adjustments
•  Proof at Full Scale
•  Customize Ink Density and Printing Speed
Q & A

Presentation notes are available to lecture participants as a text-only PDF document via email.

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