Glossary

D

Data Compression

Technique of reducing the amount of storage required to hold a digital file to reduce the disk space the file requires and allow it to be processed or transmitted more quickly.

Deep Matte

Duggal’s Digital C department now offers a deep matte Fuji paper: a beautiful fine art paper that is particularly great for pastels and softer B&W images on color.

Desktop Publishing

The technique of using a personal computer to design images and pages, and assemble type and graphics, then using a laser printer or imagesetter to output the assembled pages onto paper, film or printing plate. Abbreviated DTP.

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