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Handmade halftones
April 18, 2013 3:29 PM   Subscribe

Throughout the printing process the human printer assumes the role of the machine and is therefore controlled and restricted by the process of using CMYK halftones created on the computer.
posted by Blazecock Pileon (2 comments total) 4 users marked this as a favorite

 
Yes, I will admit to trying this myself, back in the day as a young design student, hand-reproducing a cmyk separation pattern with my Flair pens.

Madness down that path awaits.
posted by Thorzdad at 7:06 AM on April 19, 2013


I remember this being a thing for a short period while I was in high school, though just black and white. It was amazing really how fast people could crank the images out considering they were just putting dots down on paper.
posted by Mitheral at 11:26 AM on April 19, 2013


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