We specialize in offering solutions regarding your issues with color separation. Our clients range from manufacturers to designers, photographers to press houses, and anyone else with an issue of getting the right color. The following is list of services of Color Lines.
Drum & Flat Bed Dot Scanning
Digital Color Proofing
Computer to Plate
Binding & Finishing
Color Lines experienced imaging technicians are highly trained and knowledgeable in a wide variety of graphics applications. They use the latest in software/hardware applications to give each client the best possible representation of everything from rough concepts to final art.
Our design and production staff exhibits the typical “Type A” Color Lines employee behavior, aggressively tackling each challenge and focusing on improving processes to meet or beat our clients’ deadlines.
We use the latest versions off all desktop editing, design, and color correction software to ensure the best quality possible. With calibrated monitors and light viewing booth, what you see, is what you print.
For all your requirements in printing magazines and books, our professional operators will help you create signatures and page impositions according to the press specifications. We use the latest software in the market for accurate impositions.
Drum & Flat Bed Scanning:
Color Lines uses only the latest equipment when it comes to scanning. Our Scanners can scan original artwork, transparencies, printed material, film (negative or positive), and line art up to 50 x 60cm and deliver a quality digital file on a CD or DVD.
Digital Color Proofing:
Following strict color measurements and calibration tests, we can ensure a perfect color proof that meets all of your requirements. We have four conventional proofing equipment that uses printing offset plate and regular offset ink to match the press environment. Also, our digital proofer with built in ICC profile to match the printing press delivers nothing but a perfect proof for a perfect end product.
Computer to Plate:
Our state-of-the-art Computer-to-Plate (CTP) technology enables our highly skilled, dedicated staff to produce plates directly from digital information, which are cleaner, allow a quicker make ready and sharper images on press. We act as a seamless extension of your business delivering these benefits in an individual service to suit your needs and location. The use of CIP3 in our workflow ensures a perfect color matching system through all the production phases.
Full-color offset sheet fed printing has first-class impact with maximum reader appeal. Color Lines can handle your full-color printing jobs with maximum quality and fast turnaround times, whether it be 500 or 100,000 copies or four color process or spot color printing of a multipage document on a GTO size to 100 x70cm. UV coating is used to add a high gloss and durability at a lower cost than film laminate, in either an overall or spot pattern. Let Color Lines UV coat your next cover, packaging, or any other printed piece that needs a higher gloss for protection or effect.
Binding & Finishing:
During the final steps of producing your printed materials, our bindery technicians match their impeccable skills with state-of-the-art equipment. This ensures the highest level of project quality- without sacrificing your deadline. Our bindery and finishing features a full range of options to fit your specific project needs and time constraints, including:
• In-line drilling
• Saddle stitch
• Perfect Binding
• Custom work
Critical cross-overs and clean folds are examples of the small details that make a Difference in the appearance and function of your finished product. These are the details that demonstrate our expertise. From simple direct mail to multi-page catalogs, we have all the tools necessary to meet or exceed your expectations.