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Vector & Raster Graphics in Offset Printing

One of the simplest graphical concepts to understand before sending files to your printer is that there are two basic types of graphics; vector graphics and raster graphics. Both are perfectly suitable for press, but each is optimal in different situations. In fact, many press ready files will contain a mixture of both of these…

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2014 Calendar Contest Winners!

This years calendar photo contest was another success! We had just under one hundred entries again, and many stunning examples of photographic passion and skill. Ultimately our voters had to decide on just fourteen images and this years contest was closer than ever. Many great entries missed by only one vote. We are proud to…

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2014 Olympus Calendar Order Form

[half] [/half][half end=”true”] Thank You! These Calendars are to show our appreciation to all of our valued past, present, and future clients. The calendars are also free for any service partners, associates, or friends of Olympus Press. You can order more than one so please take as many as you will use (or giveaway).  Calendars…

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Periodic Table of Popular Typefaces

a classification and popular ranking of typefaces based on the traditional periodic table

Free to Share and Print – High Res Links Below: We are a commercial printer and we created this poster primarily as a free giveaway to our clients, but also for anyone else who might be interested in typefaces. The original was printed on 100lb gloss using our unique High Definition process on a 40″…

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Printing Inks

image of color pigments

There are many different colors in the world. Some are vibrant, others are soft, and when it comes to printing, capturing true colors is an art. All printing inks start with the same three ingredients; colorants, vehicles and additives. How these ingredients are combined is what creates a solid foundation for superior printing. Colorants, likes…

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Supersonic Turnaround

Here at Olympus we enjoy a challenge! Seattle Aero wanted to update their look, have folders created, translated in three languages… and all before a trade-show. This gave us a short deadline! We accepted the challenge and with supersonic accurate speed, we were able to provide Seattle Aero with a modern new look that is…

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