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In today's busy and fast-paced life, Outdoor Ads are perfect for reaching people on the go.

Increasingly people are spending less time at home, and as a result are less exposed to traditional media like TV, radio, newspapers and magazines.


Billboard Printing and Production

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Billboard Printing - Print Specifications

We utilise the latest, cutting edge, large format, digital print technology. This allows us to create billboard skins to all sizes with speedy output at high resolution. This gives our agency and media partners the peace of mind the job will get done on time and at a superior quality. We have the ability to print billboards within 24 hrs for any last minute campaigns.

HOW TO SCALE ARTWORK
If your print will be printed with size of less than 6x4 m use the High Resolution specs, if larger, use the Billboard specs. If you’re unsure about viewing distance, use the HR specs or contact your Melbourne Billboards sales representative.

BILLBOARD SPECS
Files with a printed size greater than 6x4 should be set up at 10% @300dpi of finished size. Please add 2.5mm bleed on all sides of art.

HIGH RESOLUTION 6x3m (HR)
Files should be set-up with bleed to one of the following scales: 33% @ 300dpi, 50% @ 200dpi, 100% @ 100dpi

HOW TO SUPPLY ARTWORK
CD/DVD, EMAIL up to 10 megs or upload via www.banzoo.com.au to send large files.

MAC FORMATS
Adobe CS3-6,

PDF FORMATS
All PDF files need to be supplied at 300dpi, CMYK, set-up to the correct scale and created using ‘Press Quality’ settings

PC FORMATS
Files submitted from PC programs need to be saved in an Apple compatible format. All typefaces need to be converted to
curves/paths/outlines. From Corel Draw, export as adobe illustrator.

UPLOADING / SENDING
we use www.banzoo.com.au to upload, download or send all our files, particularly if the file is too big to email.

BLACK
All blacks to be supplied as CMY = 60% and K = 100% (disable overprint)


For more information on Billboard Printing see our website www.billboardprinting.com.au or

Call us now on: 1300 750 922