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51-9151.00 - Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

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Reprint originals for enlargement or in sections to be pieced together.

51-5111.00 Prepress Technicians and Workers
  • Generate prepress proofs in digital or other format to approximate the appearance of the final printed piece.
  • Perform "preflight" check of required font, graphic, text and image files to ensure completeness prior to delivery to printer.
  • Operate and maintain laser plate-making equipment that converts electronic data to plates without the use of film.
  • Operate presses to print proofs of plates, monitoring printing quality to ensure that it is adequate.
  • Arrange and mount typeset material and illustrations into paste-ups for printing reproduction, based on artists' or editors' layouts.
  • Operate and maintain a variety of cameras and equipment, such as process, line, halftone, and color separation cameras, enlargers, electronic scanners, and contact equipment.
  • Scale copy for reductions and enlargements, using proportion wheels.
  • Activate scanners to produce positive or negative films for the black-and-white, cyan, yellow, and magenta separations from each original copy.
  • Perform close alignment or registration of double and single flats to sensitized plates prior to exposure to produce composite images.
  • Mount negatives and plates in cameras, set exposure controls, and expose plates to light through negatives to transfer images onto plates.
51-5112.00 Printing Press Operators
  • Start presses and pull proofs to check for ink coverage and density, alignment, and registration.