Elpical – Image Processing for Publishers
Our origins lie in the digital imaging department of Swedish photocamera manufacturers Hasselblad. Since gaining our independence, we have continued to develop software solutions for image optimization aimed at editors for press and publishing companies.
WE SUPPORT THE PROUD PROFESSIONALS WHO HOLD THEIR CRAFT IN THE HIGHEST ESTEEM – John de Jong, Elpical
We currently reside in Giesbeek (the Netherlands), with an additional sales and support department operating out of Stein, Germany. We are always eager to get to know new publishers and help our current clients. Please do not hesitate to contact us with questions regarding our products and services.
WHAT PUBLISHERS SAY ABOUT US
Thanks to Claro adjustments are no longer ignored, we work more efficiently and the quality of our magazines has improved a lot. What else can you wish for?
BBC is unforgiving when scrutinizing production quality; and knowing that Claro can meet their rigorous requirements makes it (Claro) one of, if not the only, best in class image processing solution. We can bring Claro into any operation with complete confidence.
Elpical Claro is helping us on the operational side by increasing our productivity as well as helping us meet and maintain our quality standards. And working with Elpical has been great.
After deciding to invest in Claro, we are extremely satisfied by the power and simplicity of the application. The excellent technical support delivers same day consultation if we have questions on configuration and settings. It’s one of the most time-saving tools we use in our daily production, and images are processed in a high-professional manner. Roshana Ghader IT Support Manager 53 dots. Lebanon, Beirut
"With the introduction of Claro, we have been able to dramatically improve the efficiency of the image correction process. Until now, all image correction was completed manually. Using Claro has reduced the manual processing by 60%.” Mr. Koizumi, Hearst Japan
Besides the product, the fantastic sales and applications support we have received from the people at Elpical during this process (red.: convince a major newspaper group about Claro) really was a huge contributing factor in the decision to purchase.
In my opinion, the print edition has never looked so good. Photos are clean, precise and nearly color-perfect. The photos look fantastic.
Claro has been an excellent tool and time saver for our magazines. It can quickly auto-tone and color correct hundreds of photos. The customized options allows us to output photos in the exact formats we need to keep our production workflows moving fast.