Image processing case study
Outsource2india, a pioneer in the outsourcing industry, has now proven its excellence at image processing. O2I now performs the entire image processing work for a large photography company in Norway who has 13 photo studios spread across Norway.
The customer to whom we are providing image processing services currently owns 13 studios across Norway and has plans of doubling this number to 21, by expanding into Sweden and Denmark. By the end of this decade, our customer hopes to open 200 studios across Europe.
During the project, our customer would upload 100 to 120 folders on the FTP, on a daily basis. Each folder would approximately contain 35 to 40 images. Although there is a time difference of 4 hours between Norway and India, the Outsource2india team has never failed to deliver the enhanced images 48 hours ahead of the deadline set by the customer.
The image enhancement work that Outsource2india provided to this customer included:
- Image editing
- Panorama stitching
- Color correction
- Background editing
- Black and white to color
- Clipping path
- Layer mask
The services that O2I provided to a large photography company in Norway
The Team at Outsource2india
At Outsource2india, a highly skilled team of professionals handled the image processing work for this customer. The team consisted of certified animators and designers. For this project, the team used, Adobe Photoshop CS6, Adobe Illustrator, Indesign and Quark Express amongst others. The image editing team works on dual monitors.
The delivery cycle compressed by 40%
With the prompt delivery from Outsource2india, the customer was able to deliver the images to their customers ahead of time. Thus the customer compressed its delivery cycle by 40% in terms of time.
60-70% savings on human resources & real estate
Employing human resources is expensive and hard to come by in Norway. By outsourcing, the customer was able to save about 60-70% by using the trained and certified human resources of Outsource2india. Our customer was also able to save on valuable real estate by outsourcing their business to Outsource2india.
The customer was assured of utmost security as each designer in the O2I team, used a unique user name and password to access the system.
Outsource2india strictly abided by the non-disclosure agreement signed during the initial contact stage and maintained confidentiality throughout the project.
Quick turnaround time
The team at Outsource2india ensured quick delivery consistently and never failed to deliver the enhanced images 48 hours ahead of the customer’s schedule. This prompt delivery gave the customer a cutting edge advantage in the competitive market of photography.
60% increase in sales
The team at Outsource2india not only ensured timely delivery, but also ensured a high standard of quality, by working closely with the customer and understanding their way of working. By effectively meeting the required expectations, our customer was able to benefit from a significant increase in sales.
A big save on management time
The customer’s core business is photography and by outsourcing image enhancement to Outsource2india, the customer’s management team was able to concentrate on their core competence and grow in their business.
After six month of working with this customer, a 4 member team, headed by Jacob William (CEO of Outsource2india) visited Norway for 2 weeks to meet the customer’s expectations and to better understand their way of working. The team was present at the "viewing sessions", held at the customer’s studio.
The team also interacted with the customers, who took a look at the pictures enhanced by the Outsource2india team. The visit to Norway highlighted the important contribution of Outsource2india to the customer’s business.
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