Automatic typographic-quality typesetting techniques

a state-of-the-art review
  • 98 Pages
  • 1.71 MB
  • English
U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards; for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. , Washington
Computerized typeset
Statement[by] Mary Elizabeth Stevens and John L. Little.
SeriesNational Bureau of Standards monograph -- 99
ContributionsLittle, John Llewellyn, 1919-, United States. National Bureau of Standards.
LC ClassificationsQC100 .U556 no. 99
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 98 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20098379M

Contents Page Foreword. HI uction 1 Purposeandscopeofreport 1 Background 2 aphicqualityandthecompositorfunctions 9 3 File Size: 8MB.

Book Composition While newspaper composition has held the lime-light in terms of practical production operations involving high speed, high quality, automatic com--position to date, book composition advantages are at least on the horizon.

One of the major gains from semi-automatic and automatic composition tech-Cited by: 5. Get this from a library. Automatic typographic-quality typesetting techniques: a state-of-the-art review.

[Mary Elizabeth Stevens; John Llewellyn Little]. From Introduction Purpose and Scope of Report: "This report is one of a series prepared for the Research Information Center and Advisory Service on Information Processing (RICASIP), and intended as a contribution to improved cooperation in the fields of information selection systems development, information retrieval research and mechanized translation."Cited by: 5.

Automatic typographic-quality typesetting techniques: a state-of-the-art review Item Preview. Phototypesetting is a method of setting type, rendered obsolete with the popularity of the personal computer and desktop publishing software, that uses a photographic process to generate columns of type on a scroll of photographic paper.

The first phototypesetters quickly project light through a film negative image of an individual character in a font, then through a lens that magnifies or. On April 7, Mary Elizabeth Stevens and John L. Little of the U.S. Department of Commerce National Bureau of Standards published Automatic Typographic-Quality Typesetting Techniques: A State of the Art very well documented and illustrated page report described and illustrating the latest developments in phototypesetting and computer-driven hot metal typesetting machines.

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Department of Commerce, Washington, DC,p See also Charles P. Bourne and Trudi B. Hahn, History of Online Information ServicesMIT Press,pp. File Size: KB. A character generator, often abbreviated as CG, is a device or software that produces static or animated text (such as news crawls and credits rolls) for keying into a video stream.

Modern character generators are computer-based, and can generate graphics as well as text. History. The Linotype machine was a "line casting" machine used in printing sold by the Mergenthaler Linotype Company and related companies.

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It was a hot metal typesetting system that cast blocks of metal type for individual uses. Linotype became one of the mainstay methods to set type, especially small-size body text, for newspapers, magazines, and posters from the late 19th century to the s and.

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Part of the Tools and Techniques for Computer Typesetting series. The series editor may be contacted at [email protected] This book shows how you can publish LaTeX documents on the Web.

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Here we are giving an comprehensive presentation on typography. the presentation wll be helpfull for both the beginner and professional graphic designer. Keyboard speed, and the typographic quality of Typesetter composition, are limited only the compositor’s skill.

The Keyboard is mechanically faster than any operator. In semi-automatic operation the within-line rate of speed is approximately character and function codes per minute.

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ELEMENTS OF COMPUTER TYPOGRAPHY Pages and galleys reviews the aesthetic criteria which play a part in traditional page make-up, and introduces techniques for automating judgements based on them. In manual typesetting, these judgements are made by layout specialists who work from "galleys" containing the various types of material (main text Cited by: 8.

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