How to print QuickGuide theprintspace

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What paper to choose?
C-type vs Giclee

Choosing the right paper for your artwork is important. Here are some tips on what papers work best. Want to see our papers in the flesh? Order a sample pack to see the quality for yourself.

 

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Preparing your file to print

Making sure your file is in tip top shape is crucial. Be sure to check the resolution, file size and dimensions of your image before saving.

 

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Placing your order online

With our easy to use upload system, once you’ve uploaded your print ready file you can store it on thehub, no need to re upload each time you want a print!

How big should I print?

Choose a size

  • inchesmm
  • 16X20"406mm X 508mm
  • 20X30"508mm X 762mm
  • 30X40"1016mm X 1270mm
  • 30X50"1016mm X 1270mm
  • 40X60"1016mm X 1270mm
  • 50X75"1016mm X 1270mm

Knowing how big or small to print your artwork can be tricky. Here are some examples of how big your artwork will look at certain sizes.

Photographic prints with sofa example
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Pixels

  • 1600x1200
  • 2048x1536
  • 2464x1632
  • 2592x1944
  • 3008x2000
  • 3072x2304
  • 3504x2336
  • 3488x2616
  • 3872x2704
  • 4064x2704
  • 4330x2887
  • 4974x3318
  • 4904x3678
  • 5612x3742
  • 5488x4145
  • 6708x4474


Megapixels

  • 2MP
  • 3MP
  • 4MP
  • 5MP
  • 6MP
  • 7MP
  • 8MP
  • 9
  • 10MP
  • 11MP
  • 12.5MP
  • 16.5MP
  • 18MP
  • 21MP
  • 22MP
  • 30MP
  • 33mm film
  • 6x6inches film
  • 6x7inches film
  • 5x4inches film
  • 10x8inches film

12x10"
305x254mm

14x11"
356x280mm

20x16"
508x407mm

20x24"
610x508mm

30x20"
762x508mm

30x40"
1016x762mm

60x40"
1524x1016mm

How big can I print?

With this handy guide, you can see how big your files can be printed at without losing crucial detail and resolution. Some JPEG files may print to a larger size if they are compressed, open them in photoshop to see their true size.

Exceptional

Finest quality achievable on that medium. This quality value will generate the most superior image quality.

Excellent

Small differnece frmoexceptional that could only be noticed in very large prints. This quality value will produce outstanding image quality.

Ok

Superior to average but not quite at level of excellent. This quality value will produce very pleasing photographic prints.

Acceptable

Good quality that most photographers would consider to be of sufficient print quality.

Poor

Low resolution resulting in larger prints being undesirable in terms of quality.Lacks sharpness and detail in comparison to average level. However small prints can be made with acceptable quality.
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