TD Images Inc. Artwork & Order Specifications

Artwork Specifications:

  1. File formats we accept: *.tiff, *.eps, *.ai, *.psd, *.pdf, *.jpg, *.png, Corel Draw, Microsoft Word, Power Point, Microsoft publisher.
         Adobe Illustrator - Save file as *.pdf using press setting or an *.eps format. Images should be embedded;all fonts must be converted to outlines.
         Adobe Photoshop - Layers flattened and save as *.tif documents.
         CorelDraw - Save as high resolution *.pdf or *.eps format. All fonts must be converted to curves.
  2. Resolution: All files must be created at a minimum of 300dpi resolution. Lower resolution could result in low image quality.
  3. Colour Mode: For better colour reproduction, please provide your artwork/image in CMYK colour mode (Cyan,Magenta, 
    Yellow, & blacK) since our printers print in CMYK colour mode. All black and white graphics must be provided ingrayscale.
  4. Bleed: For bleed, please add 0.25" to the edge of your artwork in order to provide room for cutting.
    For example: if you want 4"x6" postcard, design at 4.25"x 6.25". Do not place any image or text on the outter most 0.25", as they will be cut off. Please refer to this page for detailed explanations.

For Optimum colour output please observe the following rules:

  • For Solid Black Colour
    If you are using a rich black in a backgrounds & large areas, do NOT use 100K and expect to get rich black, you will get a grayish black. Instead, use: 40C / 30M / 0Y / 100K. Exception to this rule is type: for written type, use ONLY100K, 0C 0M 0Y.
  • For Blue
    Do NOT use too much magenta or you may receive a purple colour. Use: 100C 60M and to make it darker ADD 40K.
  • For Purple
    Do NOT use too much cyan or you may receive a blue colour. Even if your print came out purple before it may become blue next time. Use: 60C 100M and to make it darker ADD black to a MAXIMUM of 40K.

How to order:

  1. Upload your own print ready digital file HERE;
  2. Custom design: Let our qualified graphic artist design your image.
    It will be uniquely designed according to your specifications.
    PDF proof is provided.

Payments:

A 50% deposit must accompany all orders and the balance payable on pickup or before shipment. Exception to this rules are those that have account with us. To apply for account and credit, please send us an e-mail.