When we say the importance of Patent Illustration. We mean the art of replication of a real object or a functional model of a system into a 2-dimensional image. For better understanding by the common man. Nowadays it has become important to have illustrations attached to your patent application. And these illustrations are then referred to as patent illustrations. The patent law demands the addition of at least one drawing if at any point within the application. An illustration can explain better. It is highly advantageous for the applicant to make his/her patent more convincing with the help of illustrations.
It is not in the patent if it is not there in the drawings!! Is it true?
Yes, it is very much true leaving aside the case of a chemical compound composition. In all the other fields of invention. One can add a drawing or two. The examiner can understand the invention in a crystal clear way mainly through illustration. If the illustration is not able to do justice to explaining. Then the examiner is sure that it is not in the patent. Therefore a neat and clear illustration has all the power. To make or break this deal of attaining the patent. This explains that most people prefer watching pictures as compare to reading words.
An invention speaks for itself only through a well done up illustration. Here is where an illustrator comes in. A patent illustrator has the knowledge. And the expertise to visually represent the machinery, structure, and biological elements. Like the change in a DNA strand with great detail and precision. An illustrator’s ability is cultivated over several years. And conveys the minutest of the details to a broad point of focus.
Need for an adept patent illustrator
A patent illustrator is aware of all the requirements of patent offices across the world. They take care of the applicant’s invention and come up with inventive steps that help the applicant magnify specific attributes in their drawings. There is no denying that it is only a drawing that will save the applicant’s and the inventor’s aspirations. There are many competent patent illustrators who always advise and follow the specific guidelines given by the patent offices. At Digital Suntech there are exceptional patent illustrators who take utmost interest and care while designing the illustrations for your applications. Here the due focus is also given to identifying certain inconsistencies that a patent official might miss. This definitely eases office work in the future. Drafting an application and drafting a patent illustration requires the same amount of expertise, diligence, and skill, hence you need experts for the same.