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Walk down a typical street in any major city, like San Francisco, and you’ll see posters hanging all over the place; in shop windows, on utility poles, buses, and benches.

Walk into a shopping centre or public building and you’ll be sure to find a variety of posters telling you what to buy or where to go.

Posters have long been an eye catching way for advertisers to get their message across. SFBayPosters.com understands that since our inception! But until recently, poster printing has also been somewhat expensive.

Prior to the development of digital printing technology, the most common method for poster printing was lithography.

So what draws the audience attention solook at this poster for example try to look at this poster and see where youreyes land first and where it stay the longest so if you were methis is the thing that I would see first the big title and the second I would seethe largest illustration in the poster that immediately draw the attention andfollow that is all the subtitle the introduction objective methods resultconclusion that type in both typeface and with a very distinctive color on itand then my I will draw again to the illustration and then to thegraph and all the charts say and finally it's the text that's the last thing Iwant to look at and something in this example you can see that in thisbeautiful poster if I delete all the text out you can see that it still makea very beautiful and impactful poster because 90% of the poster isillustration is all the figure graph maps that draw the attention of theaudience so I went to talk to poster judges and some of the students that win the best poster award so these are few checklists that everyone recommendswhen you design a poster so first you need to have a clear flow either is fromtop to bottom (vertical poster) or from left to right (horizontal poster) you need to arrange into your content sothat it will lead the eyes of the audience and follow the flow thesequence that you wanted to and second you need to have a clear takeawaymessage it's very important to address why this research is important whyshould people care that's the one main thing that the poster judges are lookingfor and you need to address also like what did you do and what did you file inthe methodology and in the result in discussion part so very clear maybe youcan use bullet points Oh doesn't it pull upon it has been avery clear message so third you know design should be should content of 80%illustration like figure graph and stuff and just 20 percent of text to elaborateand to give a context of what are you presenting in the illustration and allthe graphs should be self explanatory it means that if the graph need you tobe there to explain to audience it is completely filled already so youcan put some detailed notes in small text next to like figure number one andthen you can put a note over there and also when you want to add any text tryto limit it in less than three line paragraph and also less than three typeof France in the whole design and also three different size so make sure youleave enough of blank space to breathe in your design and lastly you can designthe poster follow a theme color for example if you research about the oceanyou can choose like a bluish color or if you smoke something about industrialmaybe some gray black scale might be look interesting so you can use the eyedrop to choose to color accordingly and so what should you avoid in design aposter so try to avoid chaotic poster don't just put everything from yourpublication into the poster and then just present it as it and don't put allthe experiment and results you find in the poster because poster is the limitedspace and then you need to draw the attention of the audience and after thatyou can explain more you don't need to put everything in the poster and make itbusy so keep it less than three three conclusion three result that isI could enough and try to stay away from BC takes because no one wants to readtext so just imagine a poster is like a exhibit in the museum so people justwalking by and then they stop at the one that draw the attention and then theylook at the artifact which is the illustration in your poster and then ifthey is still interested they look at the small taste underneath to have acontext to understand more so that is the purpose of the poster and lastlystay away from complicated graph with unnecessary data so if it doesn't serveany purpose don't put it there if they have the graph there and you say justignore this graph you don't need this this is more important so just ideallythe ones are not important to me just keep the one that important anddeliver the point so I always wanted to think poster as 70% infographic and 30%scientific paper so if you can fuse these two you have a very interestingand beautiful looking a scientific poster.

Lithography is an offset printing process which involves creating an image on a plate, then using that plate to transfer the image to a rubber blanket and then to the paper.

A system of water repulsion is used to protect non-printed surfaces from absorbing ink.

Lithography provides extremely crisp and clean prints especially where photographs are used as part of the image.

But the downside is cost. On a per-piece basis, Lithograph printing is cost-prohibitive for small quantities, because set-up time for the press is built into the price. Regardless of how many prints are being made, set-up costs are the same.

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The only way to bring the per-piece price down is to order in large quantities. It’s not uncommon for printers to have minimum quantity requirements in order to justify the time and expense of press set-up.

Advances in digital printing are revolutionizing poster printing as well the entire print industry.

Layouts and images are now often designed before hand by the customer and delivered to the printer on a disc. This eliminates the need for the services of the print shop’s in-house layout department, saving time and money.

With digital there are no plates to prepare, no inks to blend, and no monitoring of presses to assure consistency.

Digital printing uses large-scale inkjet printers attached to a standard desktop computer.

A minor amount of image manipulation might be required to match the image to the printer’s format, but once that’s done it only takes a mouse click and you’re off and printing.

And modern fade-resistant inks mean a final product which rivals lithography in overall quality.

Additionally, the efficiency and speed of digital printing today result in a lower cost per piece for smaller jobs.

It virtually guarantees a consistent product throughout the run and also allows further runs be produced with no additional set-up.

For individual consumers, digital printing offers them the ability to make a poster or two for their own family gatherings, holidays, and other special occasions without ever leaving home.

Images can be created on the home computer then uploaded to the site of an online print shop. One just needs to enter payment and shipping information and then wait for his posters to arrive. It couldn’t be simpler.

There’s still plenty of room for both lithography and digital in the world of poster printing.

Each has its advantages and disadvantages depending on customer needs. Yet regardless of which process is used, one thing’s for certain: the print industry continues to evolve.

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