[scribus] Washed out images in PDF printing to Adobe

Peter Nermander peter at nermander.se
Sat Jan 1 11:34:32 CET 2011

> Images in PDFs created by printing to Adobe Acrobat 9 are noticeably
> different than those created by exporting to PDF in that the images are
> washed out in those created by printing to Adobe. Both types of files have
> been submitted to CreateSpace for printing with predictable results. The
> images come out brighter on books that are printed from PDFs created by
> exporting from Scribus. Has anyone else noticed this? Is there a way to
> eliminate this problem with Adobe?

When exporting directly from Scribus, did your choose Web/Screen or Printer?

When printing to Acrobat, did your choose RGB or CMYK? (I'm not sure
it's even possible to "print" a CMYK PDF that way.)


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