General layout information

Make sure all necessary elements are delivered: fonts, images, etc. 

Fonten

  • All fonts must be present (PDF) or delivered (native files); therefore both printer and screen fonts.
  • Avoid electronic bold or italics (menu styled) and use the correct font.
  • The minimal character size for a text with 1 colour: 5
  • The minimal character size for a text with 2 or more colours: 9

Images

  • all used images must be High Resolution (magazine rotary press: 300 dpi - paper rotary press: 200 dpi) TIFF, JPEG or EPS CMYK, enclosed (PDF) or delivered (native files)

  • the image can be enlarged to a maximum of 130% and reduced to a minimum of 20% of the original size.

  • ICC profils for image processing (magazine profiles)

Wood free ISOcoated_v2_300_eci (FOGRA39)
LWC PSO_LWC_Improved (FOGRA45)
MFC PSO_MFC_paper_eci (FOGRA 42)
SC SC_paper_eci (FOGRA40)
IMPROVED MAGAZINE VDB_MAGAZINE
    • Printing procedure: offset

    • Standard lines 150 lines/inch  

  • ICC profils for image processing (newspaper profiles)
NEWSPRINT DBL_Sublima_2010

NEWSPRINT_MFC_MAT

KR_MFC_MAT_Sublima_2010

NEWSPRINT_MFC_SAT

KR_MFC_SAT_Sublima_2010
NEWSPRINT_SC KR_SC_Sublima_2011

IMPROVED NEWSPRINT

VDB_KR_Sublima_2010
    • Newspaper

    • Printing procedure: offset

    • Standard lines 150 lines/inch

Surfaces

  • minimum screen value: 5%.

Overprint

  • the upper colour element in a layout or illustration must be set on knockout.
  • standard overprint for black text is set on 95%.

Contacts

Please enquire if your printing is performed on a newspaper or a magazine web offset press.
Please enquire about the type of printing paper used!