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  • tapdn
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Re: Currently preferred file formats
Reply #30

Working on a movie script, right?  :laugh: Or is it your autobiography?

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usually fried mate - sometimes pickled - often scrambled - never beaten
~ Sir B. Monsteaure
No, he's well within his rights to diss cake. Pie, on the other hand, is waaaayyyy off limits.
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  • DigitalCrapShoveler
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  • Mighty Joe's Son
Re: Currently preferred file formats
Reply #31
You survived? I believe you still do it. Don't count those fuckers out just yet. Watch your back Tap.
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"Does it really matter? There's shit in the meat and we're all pink inside. Live a little..." The Gnub

"I look forward to the sweet release of death..." Dave, on behalf of all Prepress

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  • Stiv
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Re: Currently preferred file formats
Reply #32
 :vampkitty:
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  • tapdn
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Re: Currently preferred file formats
Reply #33

You survived? I believe you still do it. Don't count those fuckers out just yet. Watch your back Tap.


You may be on to something... isn't it always the "short timer" gets killed in those war movies?
usually fried mate - sometimes pickled - often scrambled - never beaten
~ Sir B. Monsteaure
No, he's well within his rights to diss cake. Pie, on the other hand, is waaaayyyy off limits.
~Youston
I'm just a stupid printer WTF do I know
~Farabomb

  • DigitalCrapShoveler
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  • Mighty Joe's Son
Re: Currently preferred file formats
Reply #34
... or the venerable "older dude."
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"Does it really matter? There's shit in the meat and we're all pink inside. Live a little..." The Gnub

"I look forward to the sweet release of death..." Dave, on behalf of all Prepress

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  • Joe
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Re: Currently preferred file formats
Reply #35

... or the venerable "older dude."


Huh? What? You say something Jr.?
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  • DigitalCrapShoveler
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Re: Currently preferred file formats
Reply #36
Just that the old nice guy usually buys the farm in movies, to make room for the vengeful youth. I'm on your side of the fence Joe, don't kill the messenger.
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"Does it really matter? There's shit in the meat and we're all pink inside. Live a little..." The Gnub

"I look forward to the sweet release of death..." Dave, on behalf of all Prepress

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  • Joe
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Re: Currently preferred file formats
Reply #37
GET OFF MY LAWN!!! :angry:
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You know you are getting old when work is a lot less fun and fun is a lot more work.

  • DigitalCrapShoveler
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  • Mighty Joe's Son
Re: Currently preferred file formats
Reply #38
See? I don't make this shit up. Now get back to work.
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"Does it really matter? There's shit in the meat and we're all pink inside. Live a little..." The Gnub

"I look forward to the sweet release of death..." Dave, on behalf of all Prepress

Member #285 • OG PH8 • Award-Winning • Population Control Enthusiast • Master of Freehand Jobs • Hater of All • Prodigy of Addition & Subtraction


  • Joe
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Re: Currently preferred file formats
Reply #39
Yes Master...
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You know you are getting old when work is a lot less fun and fun is a lot more work.

  • DigitalCrapShoveler
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Re: Currently preferred file formats
Reply #40
Mr. Cannon, you have the conn. I'm outta here. And don't poop in my seat again.
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"Does it really matter? There's shit in the meat and we're all pink inside. Live a little..." The Gnub

"I look forward to the sweet release of death..." Dave, on behalf of all Prepress

Member #285 • OG PH8 • Award-Winning • Population Control Enthusiast • Master of Freehand Jobs • Hater of All • Prodigy of Addition & Subtraction


  • gnubler
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Re: Currently preferred file formats
Reply #41

GET OFF MY LAWN!!! :angry:


:kiss:

Sorry, DCS. This man just stole your thunder.
Hicks • Cross • Carlin • Kinison • Parker • Stone •  Colbert • Hedberg • Stanhope • Burr

"As much as I'd like your guns I prefer your buns." - The G

So,  :drunk3: i send the job to the rip with live transparecy (v 1.7 or whatever) and it craps out with a memory error.

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Re: Currently preferred file formats
Reply #42
My preference is for PDF,PSD and TIFF.

  • gnubler
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Re: Currently preferred file formats
Reply #43
I prefer compressed JPGs. Small file size and anyone can open it on their computer. All my customers send me their logos as JPGs so I figure that's the way to go to match that quality.  :laugh:
Hicks • Cross • Carlin • Kinison • Parker • Stone •  Colbert • Hedberg • Stanhope • Burr

"As much as I'd like your guns I prefer your buns." - The G

So,  :drunk3: i send the job to the rip with live transparecy (v 1.7 or whatever) and it craps out with a memory error.

Member #14 • Size 5 • PH8 Unit 7 • Paranoid Misanthropic Doomsayer • Printing & Drinking Since 1998 • doomed ©2011 david

  • Joe
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Re: Currently preferred file formats
Reply #44

I prefer compressed JPGs. Small file size and anyone can open it on their computer. All my customers send me their logos as JPGs so I figure that's the way to go to match that quality.  :laugh:


Don't make me get my whip out. :whip:
Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite | Prinergy 6.1 | Adobe Creative Cloud 2014 | Two Luscher XPose 160 CTP units

You know you are getting old when work is a lot less fun and fun is a lot more work.