What should I attach as reference images? What should I attach as reference images?

What should I attach as reference images?

Stefan Pintaric Stefan Pintaric

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While our team of Science Illustrators will do their own research to create your accurate custom icon, we need your help getting started. Depending on complexity, we typically require 3-5 reference images to work on your request. 

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Reference images should be in the desired viewpoint with all necessary structures and key features in clear view. 

Types of reference images

We ask that you submit a variety of reference images to help guide our illustrators. Here are 3 types of reference images we encourage you to attach, whenever possible.

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Qualities of a good reference image

A good reference image is scientifically accurate and easily legible. When attaching a reference, please make sure that each image meets the following criteria:

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