Artwork Specifications for Service in Rhode Island
At Print World in Rhode Island, we want to make sure that your project is printed at the highest quality. Please read throughout Artwork specification requirements. Contact us today at (401) 885-6262, should you have any questions.
PC Formatted Zip Disks
Email Attachments (Under 2 MB)
For all documents please send print ready PDFs or:
All page layout files
All linked image files (photos and other images that you place in your layout)
All TrueType Fonts used in your documents
Full color hard copy (the most current version)
These rules apply for ALL page layout programs.
B&W Line Art: A high quality laser print or a 600-1200 dpi electronic file.
Color: A 300 dpi CMKY file. Scan original at anticipated output size or larger.
Grayscale: A 300 dpi grayscale file.
Save scanned images in .tif, .eps, .bmp or .jpg formats
Always scan your artwork at the anticipated output size or larger.
WE CANNOT ACCEPT WEB IMAGES. WEB RESOLUTION (72 dpi) IS TOO LOW
Include all page layout files - .qxd
Include all support files - .tif or .eps
• Include all page layout files - .pm • Include all support files - .tif or .eps (DO NOT EMBED IMAGES or FONTS)
• Save as .eps • Include any placed images • Change spot colors to CMYK for four-color jobs • Create outlines on all text (this eliminates font issues)
Save as .eps or .tif
Scan original photos at anticipated output size or larger
Convert color files to CMYK mode
NOT RECOMMENDED FOR ART WITH SMALL TEXT
WE CANNOT WORK WITH WEB GRAPHICS.
DO NOT use Publisher clip art photos or Illustrations
Use Pack and Go for a commercial printer (under file menu)