All the received files pass the entrance control procedure for compliance with the following requirements. We strongly encourage you to read and strictly follow these requirements to avoid different kinds of annoying problems in the printing process of your print run.
GENERAL RULES FOR THE PREPARATION OF LAYOUTS FOR PRINTING
Platform: Mac OS/PC
The media on which the orders can be accepted: USB, external hard drive (usb).
PREFERRED FILE FORMATS
Desirable: Adobe PDF (3-5 mm bleed on each side)
Adobe InDesign – With bleeds of 3-5 mm on each side, layout+links+fonts ). Must be accompanied by font files used in the publication (PostScript and/or TrueType) and graphics files used in the layout. Graphics must be in CMYK color coverage, resolution 300 dpi in 1:1 scale.
Adobe Illustrator – All fonts should be translated in curves. With bleeds bleed of 3-5 mm on each side.
Adobe Photoshop (TIFF). Possible, but not desirable, because the quality of text information would suffer a lot. The color scheme is CMYK, 1:1 size plus the bleed box is 3-5 mm on each side, resolution 300 dpi
UNACCEPTABLE FILE FORMATS
ATTENTION: Files Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point cannot be accepted as an original layout, because these files we can use only as source texts.
Important: You must provide a printout of the layout, or carefully check the layout to send us by e-mail preview. In the case of absence of printing, responsibility for errors and inaccuracies of the play will be on the customer. Claims in such cases will not be accepted.
THE FORMAT OF THE DOCUMENT
The format of the document: for files that are made in publishing software and programs of vector graphics, the document size must exactly match the trim size of the magazine. It is necessary to make the bleeds trim size, not less than 3-5 mm. For PDF-file size must exactly match the format plus cut 3-5 mm on each side.
REQUIREMENTS FOR PROOF
Display on the screen, digital proofing, prints with a printer or a digital printing machine 100% cannot be a standart of color and will give only an approximate idea about the color! Precise color control is possible by using a test print, made in our studio on our printing machine on paper, which will be used later on Your circulation.