Glossary of Terms - V
Abbreviation for volatile organic compounds, petroleum substances used as the vehicles for many printing inks.
Liquid applied as a coating for protection and appearance.
Vector graphics are drawn in paths. This allows the designer to resize images freely without getting pixilated edges as is the case with bitmapped images. The vector format is generally used for in printing while the bitmap format is used for onscreen display.
Small area or room that is set up for proper viewing of transparencies, color separations or press sheets. Also called color booth. See also Standard Viewing Conditions.
Decorative design or illustration fade to white.