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Old 01-14-2007, 08:41 AM   #3
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However, the right way to go about it (and this may work with your other software as well) is to use Photoshop or similar image/color editor to convert the file to CMYK before placing the images in the layout. That way you can correct the virtually inevitable color shifts in the conversion process.
If you mean rasterizing a PDF in Photoshop and converting to CMYK there, then as a publisher who has to deal with the files I say NO! The quality loss is significant, typpe is rasterized... Bleah!

Rather, open the PDF in Acrobat, apply a CMYK profile to it, then re-distill.
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