*1,761 solid PANTONE Colors, including 560 new market-ready hues
*Portable fan guide format
*Ink mixing formulas in parts
*Each color easily identified with a distinct PANTONE Number or name
The "must have" guides for designers, printers and color decision makers - now with new Artist edition covers. PLUS SERIES FORMULA GUIDES for selecting, specifying and matching solid PANTONE Colors feature 644 new colors included since 2010 - with 84 added last year. The new colors fill out our expansive palette with beautiful new Blushes and Pinks, and clean and vibrant new Blues, Greens and Violets. Graphic designers, pre-press professionals and printers now have a total of 1,761 color choices to unleash their passion and let their creativity soar. The product now has Artist Edition Covers. We selected an artwork from a member of our PANTONE CANVAS Portfolio Sharing community and segmented it to create seven new inspirational covers. Purchases of the FORMULA GUIDE Set will receive a random combination of two covers that will add vibrant splashes of color to any workspace. All new colors have been specially formulated to print using a uniform ink film thickness, making them easily matched on press. Compatible with today's digital workflows as colors easily updated in leading design applications. Ink formulations are provided to aid printers in mixing colors. Included lighting indicator tool determines if lighting conditions are suitable for accurate color selection and matching. A color correction tool is provided, which enables easy color balancing and creative control of digital images. This product includes a free download of PANTONE COLOR MANAGER Software for updating PANTONE Colors in popular design applications. PANTONE Colors are internationally recognized for color communication and are globally available. You can specify PANTONE Colors with confidence even if your manufacturing is half a world away. Set of two guides, coated and uncoated.