Artwork Preparation

Not all artwork files are created equal.


File Formats - Vector and Bitmap

What is the difference between a vector and a bitmap (or raster) file? How do they work, and how do I make them? Why you should care about graphics file...

What resolution should my artwork be?

This article addresses the issue of file size, and suitable resolutions for large format printing.

What file size do I need?...

SWOP Specifications - Relevant to Wide Format printing?

SWOP - "Specifications for Web Offset Publications" was first envisioned in 1974. Those specifications have been amended many times since, but...