Magazine standard

Ads with correct colour profile for a quality colour reproduction!

The colour profile, for the conversion of RGB to CMYK - used in Photoshop - determines the colour of the printed ads!

Medibel+ - i.e. every publisher in Belgium - asks to use the following colour profiles:

Since the use of the correct colour profile is very important for the print quality, Medibel+ asks to include the used profile in the file name of the ad:

Magazine standard
File name Image conversion profile Download profile
Filenaam_IC.pdf ISOcoated_v2_300_eci.icc


There is also a possibility to check whether the created colour proof meets the ISOcoated_v2_300_eci (FOGRA 39) proof demands by applying an Ugra/Fogra stub and to compare it afterwards to a test file. 

The test files can be downloaded here:
- Media Wedge v2.0
- Media Wedge v3.0