Brisbane Sun has quality assurance methods prior to material being accepted for publication.
Full Page: 37cm x 8cols is 370mm (height) x 260mm (width)
175mm height x 260mm width (8 cols)
175mm height x 128mm width (4 cols)
* 3cm minimum depth
* 6 column tabloid advertisements are not acceptable
* Maximum tabloid size is 30cm x 8 column unless full page
We accept all supplied artwork for PC.
We accept CD-ROM and DVD. 3.5-inch Floppy Disks will not be accepted.
A colour proof must be supplied with all disk artwork.
No compressed graphics will be accepted (ZIP or Stuff-It files will not be accepted)
No Freehand documents will be accepted
No Corel Draw documents will be accepted
No 'Microsoft Powerpoint' documents will be accepted
No 'Microsoft Word' documents will be accepted
No 'Microsoft Publisher' documents will be accepted
No film or bromide will be accepted
No Quark documents will be accepted
We cannot use artwork from a fax
We prefer Acrobat Distiller PDFs. Use only the PDF Distiller settings provided. Use only Acrobat Distiller to create the
Do not use the PDF Writer. Do not use PDF filter within the application, for example,
Send PDF as an attachment. Clearly indicate the date the ad is to appear, size and publication in which it will be appearing.
The image area of the PDF must be the exact size of the ad to appear. Do not provide bleed or crop marks.
We prefer JPG or TIF format with no compression
All custom colours and RGB must be converted to CMYK
When building advertisements, do not have type under 14-point bold coming out of more than two colours. This is requested for page registration purposes.
Pictures must be 200dpi in an .EPS or (preferably) .TIF format. Internet pictures at 72dpi are not acceptable.
30% dot gain
Maximum Ink Saturation 230%
Ensure RGB to CMYK colour setting in Photoshop is SWOP Newspaper
All complete display advertising material for the
Brisbane Sun (full-colour, spot-colour and mono) must be sent electronically.
DO NOT send to our Brisbane local office.
Please send to firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternate e-mail addresses are: email@example.com
, firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Brisbane Sun can arrange to design and create your advertisement for $10.00 per single column
For more information on our design service, phone our Advertising Department on 1-800 231-311.
Office: 30 Glen Gully Road, Eltham, Vic 3095
Phone: 1-800 231 311. Fax: 1-800 231 312.
International Phone: (03) 9439 9927. Fax: (03) 9431 6247