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Wednesday, April 20

2:15pm EDT

VersaWorks Level 3 - Advanced Features & Complex Cut Files

Roland DGA Product Manager and VersaWorks expert, Eric Zimmerman presents the thrid session in a series of three to cover advanced VersaWorks tools and powerful and easy-to-use print/cut functions. For those with complicated files that contain a myriad of design elements to hamper the workflow, this session troubleshoots these issues and offers detailed info about the RVW print/cut function, how it integrates with Adobe Illustrator and how to quickly create cut lines that work for complex files. This is an advanced session for users who are comfortable using VersaWorks for day-to-day tasks. This is the 3rd session in a series of 3 covering the Roland VersaWorks software RIP.

Topics Covered:

  • Advanced Color Management
  • Variable Data Printing
  • How to quickly merge/weld objects to create a perfect contour cut line around multiple objects.
  • How to easily convert strokes into offset paths to create contour cut lines.
  • How to set up and save print cut files that have transparencies in the design.
  • Set up and send a job for unattended print/cut 
  • Replace spot colors inside the RIP and utilize the variable data workflow
  • How to avoid issues with complex cut files and trouble shoot them when they occur

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Eric Zimmerman

Product Manager, Color Products, Roland DGA Corporation
Eric Zimmerman serves as Roland DGA’s product manager for color products, responsible for managing the company’s wide-format inkjet printer line. Zimmerman’s background includes 17 years in the sign industry, including eight years as owner and operator of his own sign shop... Read More →

Wednesday April 20, 2016 2:15pm - 3:25pm EDT
Room 3

3:50pm EDT

Hands On: NASCAR Wrap and Rap with RCR Graphics

Come try your hand at wrapping an RCR NASCAR and shoot the breeze with the RCR team. For the duration of imagiNATION 2016, a NASCAR bodywork example from the RCR Graphics Center (Powered by Roland) will be available and during this special session, Nick Woodward and Jason Ingram will be available to offer installation tips & techniques and answer questions. This is a casual session with no set curriculum. Come and go as you please, bring any questions you have, stay as long as you like. There will be graphics available and installation tools should you want to practice installation. 

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Jason Ingram

Installation Manager, Richard Childress Racing
Jason started working in the industry in the spring of 2008 as a graphic installer. Within two years he was given the position to manage the Application Department and oversee the installation team. In the late summer of 2012 Jason was recruited to Richard Childress Racing Graphics... Read More →
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Nick Woodward

Graphics Manager, RCR Graphics Center
For over five-years, Nick has been the Graphics Manager for Richard Childress Racing (RCR) at the RCR Graphics Center (Powered by Roland) where he's succesfully managed the concept and production of cutting-edge graphics and industry-defining vehicle wraps for NASCAR and the racing... Read More →

Wednesday April 20, 2016 3:50pm - 5:00pm EDT
NASCAR Vehicle
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