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This article is about a printing method. For rock types, see Lithology. For the microfabrication process, see Photolithography. Charles Marion Russell’s The Custer Fight (1903), with the range of tones fading toward the edges v t e Lithography (from Ancient Greek λίθος, lithos, meaning ‘stone’, and γράφειν, graphein, meaning ‘to write’)[1] is a method of printing originally based on the immiscibility of ... Read More »


This article is about the process of reproducing text and images. For the handwriting method, see block letters. For other uses, see Print (disambiguation). From top to bottom, left to right: cylinder seal of a scene, block used for woodblock printing, Korean movable type, printing press, lithograph press, offset press used for modern lithographic printing, linotype machine for hot metal ... Read More »

3D printing

For methods of transferring an image onto a 3D surface, see pad printing. For methods of generating autostereoscopic lenticular images, see lenticular printing and holography. A three-dimensional printer v t e 3D printing is any of various processes in which material is joined or solidified under computer control to create a three-dimensional object,[1] with material being added together (such as ... Read More »