Color Management Group Color Management Boot Camp (Mexico City, Mexico)
September 22 to 23, 2020
Calzada de las Aguilas 1992, Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico
Who Should Attend
Owners, managers, pre-press and production
- Main: 408-779-7858
Sep 15, 2020, 18:00 PM
Color Training for your Business
In this SGIA Color Management Boot Camp sponsored by the Color Management Group and hosted by Andres Tamez, 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 boot camp is hosted by Andres Tamez, Asesores y Solucion en Color, S. de R.L. de C.V., Calzada de las Aguilas 1992, Col. Lomas De Axomiatla, Del. Alaro Obregon, C.P. 01820 Ciudad de Mexico.
*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."
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 the Color Management Group's 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 with leading edge RIP technology
“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 measurement devices
- Software for profile viewing and quality control
Thank you to our Supporters
a tamez color consulting
This 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. This workshop will be taught in Spanish.
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.
Download the SGIA Control Print and bring your prints to the class with you.
Ben Starr is a Color Management and Workflow Expert, with a BS in Printing Management from Western Michigan University. For over 10 years he has provided color and workflow installation and training services for many leading creative agencies, pre-media, and print production facilities. Ben has also had several opportunities to work in color management research and development, and some of the findings from this research has been published in various industry publications. Additionally, Ben's research has yielded new efficiencies at the companies he's worked for. Ben has also spent several years leading pre-media departments for traditional and digital print.
What is color theory? What are the principles of color theory? How do I set goals for color management? How do I calibrate a device? Can I time-test procedures? What are the newest print standards? How do I perform a print verification? In this 2 day workshop on color management, you will get the answers!
Check our agenda for the color management boot camp.
9:00 am – Introductions
* Speaker Introduction
* Workshop Policies
* The Notebook
* Schedule of Events
* Participant Introduction
Basic Color Theory
10:15 am – Break
10:30 am - Lecture: Color Targets and Strategies
* Color Targets
12:00 pm – Lunch
1:00 pm – Lecture and Hands-on: Color Targets and Strategies continued
* Introduction to Media Configuration and measure prints from students (feedback)
2:00 pm – Break
2:15 pm – Monitor Calibration
3:00 pm - Anatomy of Inkjet Printing
4:30 pm - Lecture: Measurement Devices
* Measurement Conditions
9:00 am – Questions
Lecture: Color Management Pyramid
10:30 am - Hands On: Media Configuration & Profiling
Breakout to RIP stations for hands-on profiling
12:00 pm – Lunch
1:00 pm - Hands On: Media Configuration & Profiling continued
Breakout to RIP stations for hands-on media configuration and profiling
3:00 pm – Break
3:15 pm – Overview of Control Print Answer Key
Lecture & Hands On: Spot Color Management
* Spot Color Lecture
* Spot Color Replacement Hands On
Lecture & Demonstration: Verification
* Lecture: Verification Software
* Software overview (Demonstration)
* Verify/Print Analysis - From Media Configurations Completed in Class