Patent Number: 8,869,696

Title: Method for adjusting color tones of printed matter

Abstract: A method for adjusting color tones of a printed matter includes: a displaying step of displaying an image of a printed matter on a display apparatus (119) by plate data used when a pattern is printed on a printing plate used in printing performed by a printing press; an adjusting step in which an operator adjusts the color tones of the printed matter while referring to the printed matter displayed on the display apparatus (119); and a reference-image displaying step of displaying a reference image of displaying an image of a printed matter obtained when a supply amount of ink used in the printing is adjusted, for reference. In the adjusting step, the operator adjusts the color tones of the printed matter based on the supply amount of the ink in the printing press while referring to the image of the printed matter displayed in the reference-image displaying step.

Inventors: Sugiyama; Masataka (Tsukuba, JP), Inde; Akihiro (Tsukuba, JP), Tanaka; Junichi (Yokohama, JP), Butsusaka; Yoshihiko (Tsukuba, JP), Tsumura; Yusuke (Tsukuba, JP)

Assignee: Komori Corporation

International Classification: G06F 3/12 (20060101); B41F 31/02 (20060101); H04N 1/60 (20060101); B41F 33/16 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-28 0:00:00