What color spaces (RGB formats) does Creator Studio support?
For best results, we recommend saving images in sRGB. Using other RGB formats can result in some distortion or loss of color in your images. For Adobe RGB, the difference will be small, but for some other formats like ProPhoto RGB, the difference will be very noticeable, both on the screen and in your printed book.
If you have images saved in a different color format that you wish to convert to sRGB, you can do so using an external editing application (such as Photoshop) before importing the image into Creator Studio. If you save the modified version as a copy, you will retain the unmodified original in case you want to go back to it.
Tip: If you use "soft-proofing" or a similar function to get an idea of what an image will look like when printed, keep in mind that our printers do not use the standard CMYK (cyan magenta yellow black) format; we use a six-color format called Indichrome that adds orange and violet hues to broaden the range of colors that can be represented accurately and vividly in printing.
What are Creator Studio's minimum system requirements?
Minimum System Requirements Creator Studio is compatible with Mac OS X version 10.6 or newer. If you have a version older than 10.6, we suggest upgrading your system or using a different computer. We recommend using a dual core, 1.83GHz or faster ...
What is the cost to use Creator Studio software?
The software is absolutely free. All you will pay for is the printed books (plus taxes and shipping if applicable)
Can I design yearbook pages outside of the Creator Studio software?
You can design yearbook pages using Adobe Photoshop or Adobe InDesign. Adobe InDesign users Templates for InDesign are available for download here Please make note of the bleed line, crop zone/wrap zone, safe margin zone, and spine area (for ...
Creating a PSPA Portrait CD
It is highly recommended that schools select a photographer who is familiar with and uses the PSPA format for your portraits. Doing so should provide you access to a formatted portrait CD (also called a PSPA disc) that will allow you to easily flow ...
Password Protected Storefront
The optional storefront password will add an additional layer of security for schools that want to ensure that only persons invited by the school can purchase a book. 1) Click on “Store Settings” next to your store name in Creator Studio. 2) In the ...