Please check below to see answers to commonly asked questions.
1. Litho (offset) printing – mass production method, normally up to A3 size, 75 LPI 0.46 mm thick stock.
2. Inkjet printed posters from A3 size through to 1180 mm wide x 1790 mm high.
Lenticular sheet 40 LPI APET 1 mm thick.
Quantities 1-100 units.
Ideal for Flip and Motion effects. Only modest 3D (depth) effect possible due to the thinness of the stock and printing method.
Murals may be possible -conditional on the artwork.
3. Inkjet 3D posters and murals (tiled panels)
Maximum single panel size 1168 mm wide x 2368 mm high.
Lenticular sheet 20 LPI acrylic 3.5 mm thick.
Printed in Canada.
Ideal for deep 3D effects and high frame rate, smooth animation effects.
Inkjet proofing: 2-3 business days for Motion, and up to 5 for 3D.
High resolution proofing: 3-7 business days.
Custom run litho offset production: typically up to 3 weeks from final proof approval.
Inkjet poster production: typically 7-10 business days from proof approval (Australia and Canada).
Custom run litho (offset) printing generally caters for quantities starting at 2000 postcards, 1000 A5 cards, or 250 A3 posters. We can cater for fewer prints, but recommend double the quantities just listed for more desirable unit rates.
Large format inkjet printing caters for as few as one print. Per unit price decreases per copy thereafter. Note that the first print bears all the setup costs.
I would formerly have referred you to a company which specialised in such requests at very affordable rates. Unfortunately, they terminated the service during the Covid 19 epidemic in 2020.
Digital printing is only available for inkjet printed posters, A3 size and larger. Please refer to the pricing page.
A proof of concept may be possible without any commitment to proceed to a production run. Just ask.
There is of course a higher up front cost as this fee would normally be subsidised when included as part of an overall job. However, if you do subsequently order a print run, then if there are no artwork changes, this aspect will have already been paid for.
Payment for such a proof must be prepaid in full prior to commencement of work.
No other lenticular sheets are available for purchase. A Google search will find businesses which sell packs of lenticular sheets with an adhesive backing ready to use by hobbyists and students.