In addition to a complete in-house E6 processing and colour management facility, MWA Viewfinder operate three state of the art drum scanners to provide for the highest level of colour scanning services, providing customers with a pre-press service that exceeds industry standards. MWA Viewfinder also offer a complete photo manipulation and design service with on-site graphics, photo editing, and web design specialists
MWAViewfinder use high-end drum scanners operated by experienced professionals to scan your images (transparency, negative and artwork originals) to suit a variety of requirements. Items above A4 size (29.7 x 21cm) will have to be photographed. All scans (except multimedia) are supplied as TIFF files.
These scans are of the highest quality colour, density, contrast and sharpness issues are addressed along with dust removed.
We will match any job-specific file requirements you may have although if unspecified all scans will be done at 300 dpi. Additional work required (such as removal of scratch, scuff or water-damage marks) will be charged as retouching system time.
Drum Scanning Scanning Price List
To ensure the best reproduction of all imagery, we provide image colour profiling services using our range of colour calibrated monitors.
Calibration can be customised to your output devices if required, or generically to cover a range of outputs.
For more information please read the following article Why is Screen Colour Calibrating Important ?
Image Enhancement and Manipulation (Photoshop work)
Our staff have many years experience in photo manipulation and enhancement. Whether it’s taking people out or putting them to a photo, deep etching products, replacing and rebuilding parts of an image. We can provide the serice to you.
Raw File Conversion
Save time – Let our technicians process your raw files
With the advent of digital photography has been it has deprived photographers of one thing – time! Hours of processing raw files into printable images consumes time quickly, the software is costly and the training to learn to use it is expensive.
Our technicians are expert colour workers and will provide print ready colour, contrast, saturation and sharpness corrected tif files with as little information loss as possible.