Sunday, March 31, 2019

Contrail 003

Contrail, 005 

Some contrails look like they leaped out from behind a cloud.

Friday, March 29, 2019

Dipsy registration

Dipsy Doodles

Viewing at 4800 dpi shows that the color registration of this snack bag is "close enough".  The feed into the bag former is slightly out of alignment, but not enough to not seal the bag.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Charms registration

Charms blue and purple

Lucky red, yellow, and black

Luckily, these charming half tone color registrations look great on the snack bar wrapper.

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Leftover cheese

Leftover Cheez Doodle 

After we are done checking the print registration scans, we find that there sometimes are leftovers.

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Cheez registration

Cheez color registration 1 

Cheez color registration 2 

A scan at 4800 dpi reveals that some of the colors on the color registration of this "Cheez Doodles" bag are slightly off, but not enough to stop the presses.  

Monday, March 18, 2019

Painted doors

Galvanized peel


Covering up graffiti with paint produces its own art.  A good surface prep is usually needed unless the peeling effect is desired.  Color matching is not necessary if the paint itself is applied neatly.

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Painted walls

Graffiti en noir

Graffiti on brick 

Layers of paint that cover up layers of graffiti produce their own works of art. 

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Blue walls and I-beams

Two green I-beams

Seen as a relaxed view 3d stereograph

Having been a meat store / delicatessen and then a dentist office, this empty storefront now awaits its third incarnation.  In the meantime, it is a work in progress, held fast in time.

Sunday, March 10, 2019

Gas box

Gardner GAS Box

This square GAS Box cover was made by Gardner.  It would be a cover for a natural gas shutoff valve located beneath the sidewalk.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Corn pops registration

Corn pops color registrations

Scanned at 4800 dpi, the color registration on this "Golden Corn Nuggets" cereal box is shown to be very accurate.

n.b.  "Golden Corn Nuggets" are a version of "Corn Pops".

Sunday, March 3, 2019

Stainless font too

The knife

This could be a peeling knife.  That knife blade appears to be original to the knife and not a reshape due to sharpening or breakage.  

The font

An example of one the various fonts used by the Ekco Products company on their Geneva Forge brand knives.  Their Stainless font is shown here