File Preparation

American Graphics LLC in providing the best in banner/signage production requires the artwork to be in the following formats:

  • Camera-ready, color-separated mechanical art at 1/4 size
  • Computer generated art as electronic files

When supplying electronic files, please include:

  • Fonts, or convert all fonts to outlines
  • Color printout of your design.

When supplying electronic scans, please supply a 300 dpi scan at 1/4 size.

We prefer Illustrator or EPS files. Placed images should be provided at least at 50 DPI at full size, 100 DPI at half size and 200 DPI at 1/4 size. However, American Graphics can discuss each client’s individual needs to determine whether the artwork will be satisfactory for the overall design.