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Magenta

Mask
Using an opaque material to block parts of an image from light exposure, also called knockout

Matte
Flat non-gloss paper finish

Micrometer
Instrument used to determine paper thickness or caliper

Middle tones
Tonal values of a photograph or image between highlights and shadows; must be balanced for accurate reproduction

Moire Pattern
An undesirable pattern that occurs when screen patterns overlap due to incorrect screen alignment or angles

 


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