DALIM SOFTWARE Case Study
ES brings beautiful books
An early adopter of ES has found the software’s productivity, collaboration features and flexibility in configuration to be of huge benefit in handling large volumes of fine art book production.
When most of us hear the phrase ‘hardback book’ we don’t think of a book so big that it comes with its own presentation table, but that’s exactly what Pelé, a limited edition celebration of the life and career of the Brazilian football superstar, is. And while the size may be extreme, the repro skills that went into preparing it from scores of archive photographs are the same that London-based DL Imaging applies every day to a wide variety of fine art books and magazines.
Formed in 1988, DL Imaging decided in 1992 to focus specifically on digital repro, which at that time was a very young market. Up to 2010, the company produced a large number of magazines for financial specialist publishers, but as finance director Rexford Ladd explains, “All the magazines’ editorial staff had Macs by then, so we could see that work going in-house. We decided to concentrate on colour work, mostly for book clients.”…Download the full DL Imaging case study here. PDF