you may the person who going to purchase expensive DTP software like Pagemaker and Corel Draw for your DTP works, but after hearing the rates of these software you may getting big shock, don’t worry, now you can get free open source desktop publishing sofware which are also rich in features.
Scribus is an open-source program that brings award-winning professional page layout to Linux/Unix, MacOS X, OS/2 and Windows desktops with a combination of “press-ready” output and new approaches to page layout. Underneath the modern and user friendly interface, Scribus supports professional publishing features, such as CMYK color, separations, ICC color management and versatile PDF creation.
Scribus is powerful software that helps you create great looking documents of all kinds. It also comes with a lot of support options to help you achieve the best result.
don’t you download it after hear this features?
Passepartout is an Open Source* Desktop Publishing* application for the X Window System*. The goal of this project is to create a system capable of producing pre-press material of professional quality, but also to be a useful tool for any enthusiast with access to a printer. The main focus is on making it easy for the user to create publications with a flexible layout, typical examples being magazines, brochures and leaflets.
Passepartout is still in the early stages of development, but it is already quite usable. It should compile on most Unix-like operating systems.