Last Updated: 05/05/2016
ugra/fogra Media Wedge
print standards wedge for proofing
The ugra / fogra Media Wedge is a very useful control wedge for use in proofing, the Media Wedge CMYK has become the internationally recognised proof reference standard.
Common practice for contract proofs requires that the ugra / fogra Media Wedge be included on each printed proof so that the proof can be validated.
The resulting measurement values must conform to the nominal ISO 12647 values and the ISO 12647-7 tolerances.
Reading the proof with printed Media Wedge using the X-Rite i1Pro2 spectrophotometer.
Reading and analysis of the printed Media Wedge a can be achieved with basICColor control. Producing a PDF report and optionally printing a label.
The ugra/fogra Media Wedge is recognised globally as the control medium for the digital contract proof and has been used worldwide in its different versions since 1997. Any proof that is designated as a contract proof must contain an ugra / fogra Media Wedge CMYK.