ART UPLOAD REQUIREMENTS
Files should never be between 60 - 150 pixels per inch (ppi or dpi) at life size (1:1 scale)
Rasterized graphics - must be built in cmyk and submitted in a .tiff (with lzw compression) .pdf, or .psd file types.
Rasterized file size – most files when saved with lzw should not exceed 1 gb. Please consult with our design team if your file exceeds this limit.
All graphics should be in cmyk colorspace
72-100 pixels per inch (dpi) at life size (100%) - banners, signs, grand format; environmental graphics
125 pixels per inch (dpi) or higher at life size (100%) – posters, pop banners, fine text
Create outlines on all fonts
Save files as .pdf (adobe illustrator) or .eps (encapsulated post script) or .ai
If Adobe Illustrator CC is being used, save your file down for CS6.
VECTOR GRAPHICS – Must be in CMYK and saved as .PDF, .AI (Adobe Illustrator) or .EPS (Encapsulated Post Script) format and convert all fonts to outlines.
WE DO NOT ACCEPT: Graphics in MS Publisher, MS Word, MS Excel, Corel Draw, Quark, or any other types not compatible with Adobe products.
CMYK (Cyan-Magenta-Yellow-Black) All files must be CMYK
SOLID BLACK To ensure a solid deep black please use a CMYK build of: C=80 M=80 Y=80 K=100
PMS (PANTONE MATCHING SYSTEM) COLORS If your graphics have PMS colors and are color critical please call them out on the content proofs.