Each journal has its specific requirements and guidelines of images that are to be submitted. While drafting your manuscript, it is critical for you to create figures that meet the journal guidelines. Otherwise, there are high chances for the manuscripts to receive desk rejection. As these journal instructions are very technical, only a professional graphic designer is capable of formatting the figure files. With our Artwork Preparation service, you can save your time and effort and let our professional graphic designers worry about the journal requirements.
Our team of design specialists and reviewers are trained to prepare figures by following technical artwork guidelines. They have experience working on a range of formats such as JPEG, EPS file, or TIFF image. They can take care of various artwork requirements including:
Artwork Preparation


  • We ensure that the figure files follow the specific journal guidelines and instructions
  • You receive high quality figure file formatted by professional graphic designers
  • We have experience of working with different figure formats to correct the size, dimension, resolution, font, color, etc. of the artwork

How it works?

Send us your final editable figure files and other relevant information such as target journal name/URL

Our designers will format your artwork to meet the journal’s technical requirements, while an expert reviewer checks the figures for consistency and accuracy.

You check the delivered files and resend to us for revisions
(as many times as required, within 60 days).

Price and turnaround time: $15/figure, 2 images/business days

Frequently asked questions

The experts working on figures are professional graphic designers who are familiar and experienced with working on software such as Photoshop, Coral Draw, Illustrator, etc.

Under this service, we will only format the already created figures/graphs in your manuscript to meet your target journal guidelines. Unfortunately, creating figures/graphs is outside the scope of this service.

Each journal has its specific requirements and guidelines of figures that are to be submitted. Under this service, our experts will ensure that your figures meet the journal guidelines by adjusting the artwork resolution, changing the file format, resizing the image, changing the fonts, etc. Our experts use tools such as Adobe Illustrator to make these changes.

If you require any additional changes to the delivered files, you can resend to us for revisions for as many times as required, within 60 days. Further, we can reformat your figures to meet the guidelines of a new journal.

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