Trade Show Graphic Specification

Inkjet +Vinyl

SPEC DIGITAL PRINT CUT VINYL
PREFERRED FILE FORMATS
Adobe Illustrator 


Adobe Photoshop

Up to CC


Adobe IllustratorVector art only

 

Up to CC

EXPORTING FILE FORMATS Must be exported to Adobe PDF or flat TIF/JPGFROM:

Adobe InDesign
Corel Draw

Macromedia Freehand
any non-Adobe program

Must be exported to Adobe PDF or EPS    FROM:

Adobe InDesign
Corel Draw
Macromedia Freehand
any non-Adobe program

PREPARATION & PHOTOGRAPHIC IMAGE RESOLUTION FOR BEST RESULTS:

  • Recommended file format: LZW-compressed TIF files.
  • Build at actual size, as single image. We will divide into panels.
  • Do not add crop or registration marks.
  • Image PPI (DPI) should be between 75 and 150.
  • Send as CMYK or RGB format (both accepted)
  • If building within a template file, turn off visibility of template layer before submitting final file.
    • If building in Illustrator:

    • Embed images AND send linked files.
    • Convert fonts to paths or send all font files used.
    • “PDF Compatible File” must be checked.
QUESTIONS:
Ron Perovich
Kimberly Briones
214.343.2000
x270
x275

If particular spot colors are required, please provide Pantone colors.

Colors are matched as closely as possible within the limitations of our digital printers.

FOR BEST RESULTS:

  • Files MUST be vector format for shape-cut graphics.
  • Recommended file format: AI, EPS, or PDF.
  • Avoid fonts sizes below 48pt. at full size.
  • Convert fonts to paths or send all font files used.
  • Paths should be closed, filled with no stroke.
  • Send as CMYK or RGB format (both accepted).
  • Raster Effects (drop shadow, glow, etc.) can not be reproduced in cut vinyl.
  • Gradients, blends and pattems can not be reproduced in cut vinyl.
QUESTIONS:
Ron Perovich
Kimberly Briones
214.343.2000
x270
x275

If particular spot colors are required, please provide Pantone colors.

Colors are matched as closely as possible within the available colors of vinyl.

TO SEND PRINT READY* ARTWORK

(YouSendlt.com, client´s website, etc.)

(YouSendlt.com, client´s website, etc.)

*Print ready means jobs supplied on a disk will have all pictures cropped and placed the way it’s going to look on the final product. They should be at 100% actual size and the text should be proofed for spelling and grammar and converted to outlines (or paths) if in illustrator.