subject of archaeology comes up in general conversation, many folks will
probably think about Harrison Fords hair-raising exploits as Indiana
They may see the renowned archaeologist and master of the bullwhip scouring the globe for treasures like the mystical lost Ark of the Covenant or the mysterious Crystal Skull of Akator.
Indys daring exploits hardly portray the dedication and exceptional skills of real life archaeologists who spend years studying human history by excavating sites and analyzing the artifacts they find.
The work at Salmon Ruins, New Mexico, is a prime example of these painstaking efforts. For over 35 years, teams of archaeologists have been working at the 250room Chacoan Anasazi pueblo that has produced an amazing collection of over 1.5 million artifacts and samples.
project also brought together 36 authors who documented the decades of research
at Salmon Ruins.
The result was a three volume report containing architecture, chronology, ceramics studies, archaeobotanical and other analytical studies. The scholarly report is a joint publication of the Center for Desert Archaeology and the Salmon Ruins Museum.
Producing the massive report proved to be a textbook case history for printing on demand and another example of Coprescos ability to handle jobs that others wouldnt think of touching.
look at the specs may not show anything out of the
Print a 1,270-page, three-volume black & white archaeology report.
No sweat for a conventional printer, right?
hundreds of black & white and color photos that must be interspersed with
drawings, charts and tables.
The competition wavers.
critical illustration detail for halftone and four color images due to the
technical nature of the graphics.
Specify that color illustrations be integrated into the required locations within the single color book.
Potential bidders begin to drop by the wayside.
Specify a total print run of 700 books split across three runsand produce the complex job on a nonprofit academic budget.
winner: Coprescos 100% digital on demand
Fact is, most conventional printers wouldnt even quote a job like this. Yet, it runs flawlessly through our shop.
The client provided meticulously prepared PDF files that were color split by Coprescos production department so that specified process color images could be printed on our digital color press.
covers, printed by Copresco, were then laminated to improve the professional
appearance and durability of the three reports.
The final volumes were perfect bound with imprinted spines for easy referencing on bookshelves and drop shipped to multiple locations.
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