For immediate release:
& BeBeyond launch 3P Print & Photo Publisher
01.10.2010 - 1STEIN and KODAK first
presented the Desktop Publisher application on the Photokina
in Cologne in 2006. The Desktop Publisher, currently in version 3.0, is a DTP
application for home and professional users, who want to create versatile and
fancy photo books and calendars from their photo collections and order them
online. 1STEIN and KODAK launched their strategic partnership on photo book
software in late 2005.
The Desktop Publisher 3.0 has a huge set
of features and is fully brandable in user interface
and functionality. It can be connected to a backend server, which handles and
processes the print orders. The complete out-of-the-box photo book solution is
called "3P Print & Photo Publisher" and is sold by 1STEIN & BeBeyond to digital print service providers, photo
retailers and photo labs. A typical branding of the Desktop Publisher including
the KODAK order backend can be tested at http://www.fotobook.co.uk (English) or
Features of the Desktop Publisher include:
photo and text effects, projective and curved text, semitransparent
backgrounds, gradients and textures, autofill pages, IPTC
support, Richtext editor, photo frames and
transformation, cliparts and backgrounds, arrows and
maps, page numbering, automatic image enhancement functions, cropping and
rotation, automatic red eye removal, customizable page layouts and templates,
page validation and PDF export, step-by-step order wizard, online & offline
order workflow and CD/DVD burning.
KODAK describes 3P as follows: "The 3P
Print & Photo Publisher suite provides print businesses with an
easy-to-use, customizable solution for producing and selling photo products
such as photo books, cards, calendars, mugs - and more - over the internet. The
end-to-end solution encompasses all the necessary process steps involved in
producing photo products, and incorporates a simple re-order process. Different
items, such as calendars, postcards and books, are easily managed as one order.
Powerful image manipulation functionality within the client software allows
consumers to edit, enhance or automatically improve pictures based on the
content of the image. Consumers are also able to log in and re-order without having
to upload the data again."
The Desktop Publisher has received many awards and is considered to be
one of the most flexible, brandable and feature-rich
DTP layouters on the market.
The 3P Print & Photo Publisher suite including the Desktop Publisher
is currently available in German, English, French, Spanish, Italian and further
EAMER languages. The pricing model includes license and maintenance fees, but
does not require users to pay any variable fees per book.
About 1STEIN Corp.
1STEIN (pronounced "Einstein") is dedicated to providing
digital camera owners with affordable and professional image organizing and
editing software. 1STEIN's slogan "Your vacation is too short for a bad
picture" can be understood as a quest to deliver professional software
with excellent service and support, leaving you more time during your vacation
to find those beautiful motives and snapshots, and guiding you in the lifetime
preservation of your priceless memories.
Magazines are issued free “CodedColor PhotoStudio” coupons
for their readers, if they write about CodedColor PhotoStudio or 3P Desktop Publisher. Full versions can be
included on Software CDs or in Software Archives.