Term of the Week: RIP software

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Used mainly in large-format printing, RIP software comes in a variety of different options and acts as a high-powered print driver. The software gives more control over color and saturation levels, as well as a smart nesting feature, which aligns images. 

Read more about the benefits of RIP software