Offset printing, also called offset lithography it’s a method of mass-production printing in the images of metal plates are transferred
Offset print the media. In sheet-fed offset printing, individual pages of paper are fed into the machine.
One of the most important functions in the printing process is prepress production.
Cyan, Magenta, Yellow,and Key The CMYK model works by partially or entirely masking colors on a lighter, usually white, background
Offset lithography is one of the most common ways of creating printed materials
A few of its common applications include: Newspapers, Magazines, Brochures, Catalogue, Office Stationery & Books. Compared to other printing methods, offset printing is best suited for
economically producing large volumes of high quality prints in a manner that requires little maintenance.
Few Advantages of Offset Printing
- Quick and easy production of printing plates.
- Offset printing is the cheapest method for producing high quality prints in commercial printing quantities.
Few Disadvantages of Offset Printing
- Slightly inferior image quality compared to rotogravure or photogravure printing.
- Time and cost associated with producing plates and printing press setup. As a result, very small quantity printing jobs may now use digital offset machines.
All printing technology has its own identifying marks, as does offset printing. In text reproduction, the type edges are sharp and have clear outlines. The paper surrounding the ink dots is usually unprinted.