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PROFESSIONAL RESULTS & COMPETITIVE PRICING

FIRST IMPRESSIONS   ABOUT  SERVICES ⬅  

PORTFOLIO: RETOUCHING   TESTIMONIALS  CONTACT

Professional retoucher Mark Veldhoven of Pixel Ink Retouching in Torotno, Canada.

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Photo Shoot Assistance

Capture the exposures and assets needed to efficiently and best achieve the perfect image in post retouching


  • Onsite, in-studio photo consultaion

    and preliminary retouching

  • Digital assembly of selects with artwork

    for on-the-fly assesment

  • Avoids reshoots and uneccesary

    post retouching expenses


RETOUCHING with BENEFITS

Complete image services. Fast, friendly and reliable. Questions? Call, email or simply fill out the Quote Form.

Enhancements and Manipulation

Carefully crafted commercial and consumer images


  • Compositing

  • Refinement

  • Realistic



   Surreal


   Stylistic  

  • Fashion and beauty

  • Portrait

  • Scenic

  • Travel

  • Architectual

Scanning

Have your photo's professionally scanned and optimized for publishing, printing or digital archiving.

  • Reflective

  • Transparency

    4 x 5", 8 x 10", 35mm slides and negatives.


   Fluid mounting


   Resolution up to 6400 DPI

  • Retouching and repair

Certified Proofing

Industry-standard IDEAlliance ISO certified

   SWOP, GRACoL and SNAP proofs

   Review and approve your designs and colour before

   going to press. Submit with final files to printer as

   approved colour reference.


Used for:

       Magazine covers, pages and ad submissions

       Commercial printing and publication designs

        Newspaper ad submissions

       Colour selection tests

        Spot colour proofing

        Advertising designs

        Colour correction and matching

Posters

  • Sizes up to 17 x 22" or Banners 17"w


Final Files

  • Archived to CD or DVD

Call for pricing

Production Art

  • Layout

  • Typesetting


   Vector and raster Illustration

Prepress

  • File preperation for printing press and

    digital printing

  • Consultation


   Preflighting


   Dieline, varnish, emboss, deboss, foil

    and spot creation and setup

PREPRESS & PRODUCTION ART

Prepress Image Preparation

Beautifully prepared images for books, magazines, catalogues, posters and

other printed mediums


  • Image, profile, tone, ink density and bleed

    asesment and optimization to printer and  

    paper specs


   Colour correction, consistancy

    and matching

  • Neutral balance correction and consistancy

  • Retouching and enhancment

   Scanning and proofing

Call for pricing

Call for pricing



View under 5000k (D50) lighting conditions

for optimal assesment.

RETOUCHING and COLOUR CORRECTION

PROOFING, SCANNING, PRINTS and POSTERS

Photo Repair

Restoration of old, dull or damaged photographs


  • Scanning

  • Cleanup, repair and restore

  • Print for your frame, photo album

    or digital archive

Calibrated Studio

Reliable Colour Workflow

  Mark maintains a carefully calibrated

  monitor and printer profiled workflow for

  predictable colour correction and reproduction

  for commercial CMYK printing press SWOP,

  GRACoL and SNAP colour profiles.

  

Used for commercial offeset printing, this proof is based on the G7 process and is the accepted methodology in modern printing organizations in North America. If you deliver a certified proof that conforms to GRACoL 2006, you can expect to match on press.

Used for magazine proofing. This printing standard is based on the G7 process and is designed to reproduce the printing charactoristics of a heat-set web press used in magazine production in North America.

Used for newspaper colour ad submissions. Based on the G7 process and defined by the SNAP standards organization. Images for newsprint require a maximum total ink density of 220 - 240% in most cases. Pixel Ink Retouching can help with that as well.

GRACoL PROOF

SWOP PROOF

SNAP PROOF

Photo prints

  • Epson premium photo papers

    13 x 19", 8 x 10", 5 x 7", 4 x 6" and custom sizes.

Call for pricing

Colour Capture

Measure any surface and match to the

nearest Pantone spot colour or it's values in sRGB, RGB, CMYK and HTML.


A valuable service when critical colour identification is essential such as matching garments or products to be printed in catalogues or accurately identifing Pantone

spot colours.


ADS, CAMPAIGNS, BOOKS, MAGAZINES, CATALOGUES, PACKAGING, DISPLAY,

WEB, SOCIAL MEDIA, CUSTOM

& PERSONAL IMAGERY