Lots of IT related business processes are being outsourced offshore and clipping path service is no exception. Young people in developing countries are educated and computer literate so its not hard for them to develop skills in photo editing and working around Photoshop. With a 3 month graphic school diploma, a computer and Photoshop installation, a person can start working offering his or her clipping path service company.
While these individual clipping path service freelancer do get their own fare share of clipping path jobs, they are not setup to partner with bigger companies having high volume work. Also, they are not capable of handling large amount of work on a daily basis. Often these individual clipping path service providers have more than one job at hand and at the end, the delivery time suffers. If you have a time sensitive job at hand, these individual clipping path service providers will not be able to meet your need.
If you are looking for clipping path service provider who can handle large volume on a daily basis and 24 hour or less delivery time, you will need to work with an organized clipping path service or photo cut outs outsourcing company.
A professional clipping path service company is usually client oriented and have been in the business for some time. They are skilled at what they do and can deliver the job without you ever needing to do further edits on the images. Cost of clipping path service or photo cut outs may be few cents more but that is understandable as they operate in a company structure, have employees and office space for which they have to pay, not to mention other business related expenses. So at the end the cost get a little higher than that of individual clipping path service providers. But when you break down the cost, you just see a few pennies difference per image which allows you access to high quality clipping path service with quick turn around.
If you need to partner with a clipping path outsourcing company or a photo cut out service company, look for a company that is structured, have a single point of contact, answers your inquiry in less than 24 hours, and willing to do a free trial job so that you can test the quality of their work.