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Art Requirements

Acceptable File Formats for Printing

 

PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE!
NO small gif, web jpegs, PowerPoint, Word or Publisher documents

 

EPS eps-icon.jpg   Encapsulated Post Script (Convert text to outlines or  curves.)
AI ai-icon.png   Adobe Illustrator (Convert text to outlines or curves and embed images.)
PDF 500px-adobe-pdf-icon.svg.png   Adobe PDF (Must be vector or HI RES)
PSD psd-icon2.png   Adobe Photoshop
TIFF tiff-icon.jpg   High Resolution TIFF (120 dpi actual size, 480 dpi 1/4 size)
JPG jpeg-file.png   High Resolution JPG (120 dpi actual size, 480 dpi 1/4 size)
     

           For quicker production, please follow these File Preparation Tips.
  • Format: Best is PSD actual size at 120 dpi. JPG actual size at 120dpi will work too.
  • Proportion: Scale file design to proper output size. 
  • Full Bleed: Not required for banners and signage.
  • Vector Files: NO FONTS! ALWAYS convert text to outlines or curves.
  • Please, NO small GIF or little web JPGs, they will NOT work. EVER. AT ALL. EVER.

 

DIGITAL PHOTOS

Photos taken with a digital camera with an 8 megapixel or higher capacity are preferred. For Example: An 8 megapixel camera can generate a photo that can be printed up to 24" x 32" at 100 dpi. 

SAVING FILES

  • Files can be saved as either an EPS or TIFF file. Sending a copy of the layered Photoshop file of complex images is also an excellent idea.
  • To achieve the highest print quality, set any copy that overlays a Photoshop Image in Illustrator and convert the copy to paths.



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