Illustrations, photography, typography & image editing
The cover is the face of a book and therewith the eye-catcher of your thesis. Optima works with specialized cover designers who also are glad to make the cover for your thesis. Making covers is a profession. Our specialists are academically trained and know better than anyone how to design a cover. Optima covers are never just a combination of photo and text! Take a look for yourself.
Do you wish Optima to take care of your cover? Our experienced designers know how to make a cover. After discussing your wishes they will translate your idea into an appealing design. Optima is not for nothing known for its beautiful covers! View our covers and judge for yourself.
Cover design by example
As a PhD student you are very intensively involved in one specific topic. The moment you want to make a cover for your thesis yourself, you will undoubtedly have many ideas about this. The design is in general all alone, you only have problems with the finishing touch or make the pdf file print-ready. In that case, we design the cover in our graphic software programs into a professional print file that meets all requirements for a perfect result.
Create your own cover
You provide the cover yourself and deliver a ready-to-use pdf file. What do you have to pay attention to? Of course it is possible to hire a designer at your own choice or to take care of the design itself. we are happy to help with the design process to ensure that the cover design is technical aspects in order for the printing proces. Optima has the knowledge to help you with this. In addition, we offer a wide range of extra services.