ColorCasters Color Management Boot Camp (Online)

June 22 to 25, 2020

Register Now

Fee

$399

Who Should Attend

Owners, managers, pre-press and production

Contact

Shelby Sapusek
Phone
  • Main: 866-912-6567
Email

shelby@colorcasters.com

Website

https://colorcasters.com/product-category/sgia-color-management-boot-camp/

Registration Deadline

Jun 18, 2020, 18:00 PM

Color Training for your Business

In this onlineSGIA Color Management Boot Camp hosted by ColorCasters and sponsored by Mimaki USA, you will learn from SGIA certified instructors about color theory and principles, goals of color management, device calibration, time-tested procedures, newest print standards, spot colors, and print verification.

This is an online boot camp and will be conducted from 2:00 - 4:00 (EST) each day for the duration of the event -- check with Shelby Sapusek for details.

Take control of your color with this hands-on workshop. If you are:

  • Struggling with color control
  • Having difficulty getting approval from your customers
  • Wanting to produce better and more consistent color
  • Curious about brand and spot colors

You need to attend ColorCasters event as SGIA certified instructors take you through the SGIA Color Management boot camp to make large-format inkjet color management work for you.

“The light went on for me when I understood why GCR is so important!” Barry Key, Galileo Consulting.

Although some color concepts are common across the printing industry (offset, flexo, screen), SGIA's exclusive workshop concentrates on the unique aspects of large format inkjet.

SGIA certified instructors will teach you all about:

  • Color theory and principles
  • Goals of color management
  • Device calibration
  • Time-tested color management procedures
  • The newest print standards, including Brand specifications
  • Spot Color management and verification
  • Print Validation
  • Hands-on media profiling

“I'm looking forward to more consistent color with less finger crossing!” Mike Althaus, Corporate Communications Group

You will learn

  • Color management concepts
  • Print standards and specifications
  • Color measurement instrumentation and profiling software
  • Instruction for device calibration and media profiling
  • Print Verification
  • Hands on RIP workstations and spectrophotometers
  • Software for profile viewing and quality control

Thank you to our Supporters

Mimaki USA, Chromix, ColorCasters, and SpotOn!

This online workshop is conducted by SGIA certified instructors. The focused, small-class setting allows you to master principles of color management. Learn from the industry's top instructors and walk away with confidence and skill. Register now — space is limited. All workshops are taught in English.

SGIA may on occasion take photographs and/or video of its program participants for use in print materials or by electronic methods. Your entry into SGIA facilities, participation in SGIA programs or participation in SGIA events grants permission for SGIA to use these photographs and/or video in its marketing and public relations efforts.

*Minimum class size requirements must be met 30 days prior to workshop start date in order to hold workshop. Do not book your travel until you are notified that the class is a "go."

Download the SGIA Control Print and bring your prints to the class with you.

SPEAKERS:

Raffel_Jim

Jim Raffel
CEO
ColorCasters, LLC and ColorMetrix Technologies LLC

Sapusek_Shelby

Shelby Sapusek
CMO
ColorCasters, LLC

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Monday, June 22 – 2 to 4 p.m. EST
Basic Color Theory
Color Targets

Tuesday, June 23 – 2 to 4 p.m. EST
Anatomy of Inkjet
Measurement Devices
Monitor Calibration (homework)

Wednesday, June 24 – 2 to 4 p.m. EST
Monitor Calibration continued (questions)
Color Management Pyramid
Test Print Explanation

Thursday, June 25 – 2 to 4 p.m. EST
Spot Colors
Color Verification

Friday, June 26 – 1 to 4 p.m. EST (optional, free)
Walking through profile creation

Requested Personal Profile Session (up to 3 hours, date/time TBD, extra cost including test print submission fee for Certification). Profile creation using attendee’s software and equipment

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