outdoor printing resolution
Resolution & Scale Charts for Large Format Prints
The chart below is broken down by various common sizes, and recommended scales and their resolutions. The numbers throughout these guidelines are not required, but simply meant to serve as a helping hand for when you are setting up various sized artwork in relation to the size you will be printing. If your size falls in between any of the sizes listed, please use the specs for the smaller of the two sizes.
Resolution For Outdoor Banners
|PRINT SIZE||Scale||Size of Scale||Resolution||File size|
|12″ x 12″ inches – 1′ x 1′ foot||1/1||12″ x 12″||300 dpi||49.4 mb|
|18″ x 12″ inches – 1.5′ x 1′ foot||1/1||18″ x 12″||300 dpi||74.2 mb|
|24″ x 12″ inches – 2′ x 1′ foot||1/1||24″ x 12″||300 dpi||98.2 mb|
|24″ x 18″ inches – 2′ x 1.5′ foot||1/1||24″ x 18″||300 dpi||148.3 mb|
|36″ x 24″ inches – 3′ x 2′ foot||1/1||36″ x 24″||300 dpi||296.6 mb|
|48″ x 24″ inches – 4′ x 2′ foot||1/1||48′ x 24′||300 dpi||395.5 mb|
|48″ x 36″ inches – 4′ x 3′ foot||1/1||48′ x 36′||276 dpi||502.1 mb|
|96″ x 48″ inches – 8′ x 4′ foot||1/1||96″ x 48″||169 dpi||502 mb|
|120″ x 60″ inches – 10′ x 5′ foot||1/1||120″ x 60″||135 dpi||500.6 mb|
|192″ x 96″ inches – 16′ x 8′ foot||1/1||192″ x 96″||85 dpi||508 mb|
|240″ x 60″ inches – 20′ x 5′ foot||1/2||120″ x 30″||192 dpi||506.3 mb|
|240″ x 120″ inches – 20′ x 10′ foot||1/2||120′ x 60′||136 dpi||508 mb|
|288″ x 96″ inches – 24′ x 8′ foot||1/2||144″ x 48″||138 dpi||502.1 mb|
|360″ x 120″ inches – 30′ x 10′ foot||1/2||180″ x 60″||112 dpi||516.8 mb|
|600″ x 120″ inches – 50′ x 10′ foot||1/4||150″ x 30″||172 dpi||507.8 mb|
|1200″ x 192″ inches – 100′ x 16′ foot||1/4||150″ x 24″||192 dpi||506.3 mb|
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- Will you be using your banner exclusively indoors, outdoors or both?
- Do you need a banner that is capable of withstanding wind and rain?
- Will your banner be displayed on a stand, with poles or attached to a surface?
- Does your designer understand the size-specific file requirements for your project?
- Will you be needing just one banner, or multiple units for simultaneous events?
- At what distance will spectators realistically be able to read your message?
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Parties and Corporate Events
Whether it’s a corporate holiday party, a business Open House, or a summer celebration among co-workers, the right banner can add style and atmosphere to any function or party. Use them to congratulate a colleague on a recently-achieved milestone, or to showcase your corporate mission statement when hosting tour groups or important visitors. Outdoor Banners are easy to clean and can be stored until needed for your next event, or displayed indoors for added ROI.