Reprography otherwise known as repro printing is the process of creating and reproducing graphics by means of electronic or mechanical means. Examples of reprography are photography and xerography. It is used in many fields to help in different activities. Reprography has been widely used in construction, architecture, engineering and different arts.
Advertising industries are widely using reprography in their graphics to reach out to clients through state of the art commercials. The process of reprography incorporates new ideas from previously taken images by altering their color, size, texture, and dimension. Other processes used in reprography include laser scanning, microfilming, lamination, quick copying, scanning, and many others.
Reprographics are widely used by engineers to reproduce blue prints as well as architecture plans. Therefore, the key to proper repro printing lies in the equipment. You must use proper equipment so that you produce quality images. Whether the images will appear on signs or if they will appear on billboards, the quality must be high. The advancement of technology has changed a lot in the past few years and the equipment has become more complicated. They have certainly made work easier and the print media is now more advanced. There is more liberty with color, texture, and concepts. You can now get catalogue pictures and images in High Definition or in three dimensions.
It is important to get equipment from quality suppliers, who will provide you with quality work and good prices. There are many vendors in the market so you have to be careful not to purchase fake equipment. The first thing to look for in a quality vendor is authenticity. Look for licensed vendors and make sure that they are providing quality reprographic equipment. You can do this by getting your equipment from brand stores so that you do not purchase counterfeits. Ask for receipts and warranty from your vendor so that you are able to get back to them for inquiries. Even if you do not buy from brand stores, do a background check and read reviews of your potential vendor, to prove their authenticity.
Your vendor should be able to recognize the equipment that you are looking for with precision. This ensures you that you are getting the right equipment. For your vendor seems unsure of the equipment he is about to sell to you, make sure you counter check him for authenticity. You can identify a quality vendor by their prices as well.
Do a research of the equipment that you need and compare the price. The ones that are far away from the bracket are likely to be fakes. Quality vendors are good with customer relations and the services that they give. You should be served with patience, make sure you ask many questions about the equipment before leaving with it.
When you buy equipment from quality vendors, you can get offers on complimentary equipment such as bags, lens cleaners, paintbrushes and many others, you may also be lucky to get discounts and warranties as well as money back guarantees for equipment malfunction. Make sure you make enquiries on some of these when you are buying any reprographics equipment!