[Gimp-user] 3' x 6' Sign - Word to GIMP

back again... Looking at the printing company PDF the colour mode is CMYK
(cyan-magenta-yellow-black). Not uncommon for a printing co.

They might want your image in that format. Gimp as well as a bitmap editor, only
works in RGB (red-blue-green) mode. Your PDF is also RGB.  A png image is
limited to RGB so that is out, usually a tif or PDF is ok.  There are plugins /
applications / web sites for conversions, some methods not so easy for a

This is your PDF converted to CMYK using ghostscript and a cmyk colorprofile.

attached. Might be ok. 

rich: www.gimp-forum.net

* http://www.gimpusers.com/system/attachments/420/original/cmyk.pdf

rich2005 (via www.gimpusers.com/forums)

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