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Then and All Most Now
« on: April 05, 2017, 02:49:11 AM »
Des Cater posted this on The Australian Letterpress Fellowship on Facebook. I thought it was worth sharing.

It takes us from the dirty, hot, noisy world of hot metal letterpress newspaper production to the wonderful world of offset printing.

Unfortunately the technology the that made this change possible will most likely spell the death of printed newspapers.


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Re: Then and All Most Now
« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2017, 08:22:11 AM »
And presently, computer aided printing and inkjet printing will soon take over the offset-plates needed for offset-printing....