Electronic File Specifications
Acceptable Applications on Macintosh/PC Format:
Quark Xpress 6 or earlier
Adobe Illustrator CS or earlier
Adobe Photoshop CS or earlier
Adobe InDesign CS or earlier
In addition to the above programs, ads can be submitted in the Adobe Acrobat PDF format. Acrobat PDF files must be in high resolution, CMYK and include at least 1/8-inch image bleed for full-bleed ads.
In any format other than Adobe Acrobat, fonts must be included. Only postscript Type 1 fonts, no True Type fonts. If your ad uses True Type fonts, you must convert them to outlines/curves.
Acceptable Graphic Formats:
Encapsulated PostScript (EPS)
Tagged-Image File Format (TIF)
Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG)
Macintosh Picture (PICT)
Adobe Illustrator (AI)
Adobe Photoshop (PSD)
Adobe Acrobat (PDF)
Windows Image (BPM)
Kodak Photo CD (PCD)
Photos must be CMYK (if color) or Grayscale
Photos must be at least 200 dpi
When supplying digital file from a page layout program, all links and fonts (Postscript fonts only) must be included.
Files can be compressed into Zip (.zip) Binhex (.hqx) files or Stuffit (.sit) archives