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SUPPORTED FILE FORMATS & ACCEPTED MEDIA
  • Pixel Files :: tiff, jpg, psd
  • Vector Layout Files :: Save your work in the native format of the appliation you are working with.
    - Illustrator :: .ai, .pdf, .eps
    - InDesign :: .indd or export as printable .pdf or .pes
  • Accepted Media :: cd, dvd, zip, xd picture card, secure digital card, memory stick, smart media, compact flash, pc card.
  • RESOLUTION GUIDELINES
  • For Pixel Images, sizes 10x15 and under ::
    - for best/fine detail :: 300dpi @ final print size
    - for normal resutls :: 200dpi @ final print size
    - for adequate resutls :: 100dpi @ final print size
  • For Pixel Images, sizes 11x14-30x40 ::
    - for best/fine detail :: 150dpi @ final print size
    - for normal results :: 100dpi@final print size
    - for adequate results:: 75dpi@final print size
  • For Pixel Images, sizes 30x40 and larger ::
    - contact customer service for details on large format printing
  • DIGITAL FILE SPECIFICATIONS
  • It is not necessary to create your project at 100% of the final size. You may scale so that the dimensions are proportional to the final size. Be sure to note this scaling.
  • Please provide 1/8" of bleed on all sides of your final print dimensions.
  • For banner specs please contact Stephen Welch.
  • FONTS AND SUPPORTING FILES
  • Provide screen and printer fonts files for any fonts used in your layouts OR convert all fonts to outlines.
  • All files used in building your layout (images, etc) must be provided, including embedded images.
  • COLOR REQUIREMENTS
  • Be advised that we can't match what you see on your monitor unless you have a properfly calibrated monitor and identical color settings.
  • ScreenCraft uses and recommends North American General Pupose 2 : U.S. Web Coated (SWOP) v2 for CMYK images and sRGB IEC61966-2.1 for RGB images.
  • PREFLIGHT CHECKLIST
  • Is your file an accepted format and media?
  • Is your pixel file the appropriate resolution?
  • Is your file the appropriate proportion for your output?
  • Does your file have the necessary bleed?
  • Have you included all screen and print fonts in a fonts folder? Or are your fonts embedded?
  • Have you included all supporting files?

  • GIFTS AND DECOR

    Photographic Prints
    Shoebox Scanning
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    Custom Framing
    Custom Canvas
    Mounting and Finishing
    Greeting Cards
    Gift Ideas
    Holiday Cards/Invitations
    Wall Coverings and Murals
    Banners
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    EVENTS/TRADESHOWS
    Backlit Transparencies
    Banners and Vinyl Prints
    Wall Coverings and Murals
    Custom Cut Graphics
    Floor Graphics
    Display Prints
    Labels and Decals
    Fabric Printing
    Mounting and Laminating
    Retractable Banners
    Graphic Design
    Professional Intallation



    RETAIL SIGNAGE/POS
    Banners and Vinyl Prints
    Retractable Banners
    Custom Cut Graphics
    Floor Graphics
    Hanging Signs
    Murals
    Labels and Decals
    POP Displays
    Graphic Design
    QUOTES AND QUESTIONS