Sign & Digital Graphics

Recognized Supplier Guide '20

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S D G M A G . C O M • M A R C H 2 0 2 0 • 6 5 Contrast Let's address the most common defi- ciency—contrast. Correcting an image that has aesthetic potential but inad- equate contrast (Figure 2) can vastly improve image quality. Looking at the image on screen is one way to tell if the contrast is deficient especially if the image is in dire need of a radical adjust- ment. If the problem is subtle however, looks can be deceiving. The image may appear OK to the untrained eye but even a slight adjustment can show significant improvement. The best way to determine what adjustments are needed is to mea- sure the contrast. Histograms A histogram is a graph that displays the brightness levels of pixels in an image. Photoshop has a dedicated histogram panel. To view the Histogram panel, choose Window > Histogram. The graph 2 This image has aesthetic poten- tial but poor con- trast. email us at to find a dealer near you. Visit Year Anniversary Where Finishing Comes First Discover the Gfp difference Proven performance. Professional results. Affordably priced. No space for a proper finish? Roll the FT60 Finishing Table up to any laminator and get a flat transfer surface at a fraction of the cost of a Flatbed Applicator. Use one side to feed prints for laminating or mounting. Use the other side as a backlit cutting mat for trimming and weeding graphics. When you're done, fold the table 90 degrees, roll it away, and enjoy all the advantages of your high-speed roll laminator. Add a Finishing Table to the front and rear of your Laminator to improve workflow. Look again. This table is a perfect fit for any shop. Features you need…and affordably priced • Two-sided work surface: choose cutting or feeding • Roller ball transfer surface • Backlit cutting mat • Lightweight, space-saving portability • Simple set-up and operation • Better workflow • Available through dealers nationwide Pivots 90 degrees

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