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Text formatting?
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Hey guys, I thought I read a post on the forums before about newspaper style text formatting, but I can't seem to find it now.I'm looking for a way to format my text the same way the newspaper does. …Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by TimT Feb 29, 2012.

I might buy an OFFSET PRESS today!
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I think I've lost my mind.There's a guy selling an AB DICK 360 offset press not far from me.  This is the offset press that I learned how to pring on in high school.  It's also similar to the one…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Thug Nerd Aug 18, 2011.

 

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Lubomyr Tymkiv left a comment for Atomic Heat Ray
"We invite you to take part in the First International Exhibition "ZINESHOW" in Ukraine. Participation is free. Any technique. Any theme and format. No return. Deadline: 15/04/2013. Exhibition on the…"
Dec 5, 2012
TimT replied to Atomic Heat Ray's discussion Text formatting?
"The way to avoid the word stretching at the end of paragraphs is using a tab at the end of those paragraphs. Should have said that before!"
Feb 29, 2012
Kriss Stress replied to Atomic Heat Ray's discussion Text formatting?
"I use justify in all of my zines - it stretches some words about, but overall, it looks so much cleaner to me than the standard issue left and right alignments."
Feb 28, 2012
Atomic Heat Ray replied to Atomic Heat Ray's discussion Text formatting?
"Awesome!  Exactly what I was looking for.  Thanks man! "
Feb 28, 2012
TimT replied to Atomic Heat Ray's discussion Text formatting?
"The only problem with it is sometimes if you only have one tiny word in a line, and it's justified, that tiny word will be stretched over a veeeeeeeeery long space."
Feb 28, 2012
TimT replied to Atomic Heat Ray's discussion Text formatting?
"It's called 'justify'. It's one of the alignment settings in Word - there's left alignment, right alignment, centre alignment, and justify. It should be in one of the visual toolbar when you open Word, but if not go to…"
Feb 28, 2012
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Text formatting?

Hey guys, I thought I read a post on the forums before about newspaper style text formatting, but I can't seem to find it now.I'm looking for a way to format my text the same way the newspaper does.  e.g. there will be three colums of text but the text in each column is all the exact same width.  I'm talking about how whenyou   read  the   newspaperit has the words spaced outlike    this    so     they   all(columns) come  out  even.Does this make sense?  Is there a program that does this?  Is…See More
Feb 28, 2012
Thug Nerd replied to Atomic Heat Ray's discussion I might buy an OFFSET PRESS today!
"Do you make your zine using a home printer? I ask because what you said sounds like me before I discovered that you can refill your own printer ink cartridges for soooo much cheaper. What I do is buy refill ink by the ounce and refill the cartridges…"
Aug 18, 2011
Atomic Heat Ray commented on Aj Michel's blog post I am doing a KICKSTARTER for my new zine!
"Also, don't know if you've read through the forums.. but I recently bought an offset press and I'm going to need some practice printing.  Maybe we could work something out where I print your zine for the cost of paper and…"
Aug 13, 2011
Atomic Heat Ray commented on Aj Michel's blog post I am doing a KICKSTARTER for my new zine!
"Donated!  Hope you reach your goal!"
Aug 13, 2011
Atomic Heat Ray replied to Adrian Fynch's discussion First aid for heavy partiers
"In the mid- to late 90s I remember seeing some thing on MTV news about some group that goes to raves and gives people first aid who are having bad acid trips and od'ing on extasy and all that.  I don't know what the group was called…"
Aug 10, 2011
James N. Dawson left a comment for Atomic Heat Ray
"Great! I'll get 'em in the mail today!"
Aug 9, 2011
Atomic Heat Ray replied to Atomic Heat Ray's discussion I might buy an OFFSET PRESS today!
"@James N Dawson -  I'll send you a private message with my address!  I'd love to see your work!   @Malcolm R JOhnson -  I wanted the 360 not just for its small size, but also for the fact that it's so simple. …"
Aug 8, 2011
Dan 10things replied to Atomic Heat Ray's discussion I might buy an OFFSET PRESS today!
"Bummer on not scoring the press. Here's the info on Drop Target pinball zine: http://droptargetzine.blogspot.com/p/drop-target-shop.html   Microcosm also carries it, but I did the combo order of the first two issues directly from the…"
Aug 8, 2011
Malcolm R. Johnson replied to Atomic Heat Ray's discussion I might buy an OFFSET PRESS today!
"I worked in offset printing for about 25 years and ran many different kinds of presses including the A.B. Dick 350 and 360 presses. I highly recommend this press. I very seldom had any major problems with them and most of that was a lack of…"
Aug 7, 2011
James N. Dawson replied to Atomic Heat Ray's discussion I might buy an OFFSET PRESS today!
"I have zine called DIY Printer Wannabe.  I'd like to send you issues 1 & 2.  Do you have a physical address I could send them to?  I'd love to see anything you get off your machine."
Aug 7, 2011

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At 10:01am on December 5, 2012, Lubomyr Tymkiv said…

We invite you to take part in the First International Exhibition "ZINESHOW" in Ukraine. Participation is free. Any technique. Any theme and format. No return. Deadline: 15/04/2013. Exhibition on the blog http://zineshow.blogspot.com All works will be exhibited also in the gallery "tymutopiyapres" http://tymutopiyapres.blogspot.com is not a commercial gallery. Welcomed but not "necessarily" summary of your zine or about you or your creative work (this is necessary for further elucidation of the project and possible documentation). Zines for the exhibition please send air mail: "Zineshow" A/C 9875, Sadivnycha 19/1, 79038, Lviv, Ukraine. mailposht[.]gmail[.]com

At 5:37am on August 9, 2011, James N. Dawson said…
Great! I'll get 'em in the mail today!
 
 
 

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