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Digital Imaging Unit

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Creative services utilize the current version of the Adobe Creative Suite and include designing posters to announce special events and brochures, plates for publication and theses as well as images for websites. Image correction services are available using Photoshop.

Other services include high quality printing and specimen photography. All devices have custom profiles for very accurate colour reproduction*. 4 printers are utilized; one 17" maximum width and 3 wide format printers for large photographs and high quality posters. All utilize long lasting pigmented inks and high quality photographic paper.

* When used with Adobe Creative Suite applications

As we’re set up only for Western University speedcodes, to make an alternate form of payment I need to ask for a cheque made out to Western University or exact change for payment; regrettably we simply aren’t set up for debit/credit cards. No HST

The unit is open Monday to Thursday and every other Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. While it is probable that walk-in traffic will be served in a timely manner, it is best to set up an appointment with Mitch Zimmer ahead of time to ensure that the printing process can be followed from beginning to end. You can see the availability of the unit by clicking here to view the schedule.

For those who design their own presentation posters for conferences and meetings, you can find some useful tips in FAQ: Formatting a presentation poster for print in the Digital Imaging Unit.

Contact:
Mitch Zimmer, Digital Imaging Specialist phone ex. 86778
Room 2026, Biological & Geological Sciences Building