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VIP’s remarkable software tools are only half the story. As a user, not only will you receive comprehensive around-the-clock technical support, you’ll also gain access to a range of industry services designed to thin-out your in-tray and make the production process even smoother.

At the click of a button - directly from indesign - you can off load your labour intensive retouching work or cutouts to the VIP team. Once the work is carried out the page slips straight back into the regular VIP workflow. It really is as simple as that!

Services List




Ad Gateway Services

In magazine publishing, the bottom line is all about advertising. From a business perspective, ensuring that ads are chased promptly and appear correctly in the finished title is arguably the most vital task in the entire production process. With that in mind, the VIP advertising gateway includes a host of customisable pre-flight check options, as well as hard and soft proofing options. Our extensive international experience eliminates advertising worries.


Cut-outs

Take advantage of the VIP production teams nimble fingers the next time you need to mask off an image or trim out a background. With hundreds of skilled production staff standing by we can handle high or lo volume loads and whats more it can all be submitted at the click of a button!


Retouching

With over 20 years of retouching experience, VIP's production team are so adept at photographic manipulation that, frankly, we don’t believe anything we see anymore. From low-end fast turnaround images to the highest quality showcase photographs, we’re here to make sure it’s all easy on the eye.


Proofing

Hard proofs of your title can be promptly prepared in low-end laser print or glorious photo-quality. Alternatively, leave the analogue world behind forever and plump for a colour-managed, high-definition on-screen “soft proof”.


Scanning

Whilst a large amount of imagery is created digitaly these days, there is still a need for good quality scanning. Whether you require a perfect match for that high end fashion print or just a brighten, sharp and boost on your straight forward image. The VIP team have just the skills you need.


Asset Management

In the world of on-line content and international syndication, asset management is crucial. We offer a secure centralized website where your images, DTP and PDF files can be managed and accessed easily and in one location.


Colour Management

Any image that lands in the VIP system can be fully colour managed by our expert team. Corrections and adjustments are made to industry standards, and tailored to specific regional requirements, such as European ISO offset and gravure profiles, and US Swop standards.


Page Make-up

From cut-outs and colour correction to page lay-out and positioning, the VIP production teams expertise in desktop publishing and production gives VIP users the opportunity to expand their team on demand. Send your images and your DTP documents to us, and we’ll turnaround the finished – and polished - page in double quick time.