File Specifications

Applications. Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop Up to CS6. Adobe Acrobat. Microsoft files are not suitable for larger prints, please save as hi-res pdf.

Colour Management. Matrix preferred working space is Adobe RGB 1998. CMYK-ISO Coated. Please save all files as CMYK.

Colour Matching. Please use the CMYK swathes for Pantone reference, we are unable to match specials, fluro’s, metallic etc. Colours may vary slightly from output device to device. Printed proof recommended for critical jobs.

Images. Must be supplied at suitable resolution for output at final size, min 75dpi, max 300dpi. Illustrator pics link to
original, do not embed.

File Upload. Matrix can accept emails up to 10mg, larger files up-load on website ‘File Up-Load’ button.

Setting Up Artwork. Artwork may be set up at 10%, 50%,100%. Allow all images resolution for final size, cmyk. Rich
black 50C, 25M, 25Y, 100K. Add bleed,min 5mm, 10mm for mounted prints. Allow also for any pockets, rope
edge etc.

PDF Artwork. Please save as Hi-Res PDF/X-3 file format.

Cut Path Artwork. Supply as separate layer Illustrator file.

Terms and Conditions.
Please do not send any valuable material to Matrix Digital P/L that you have not insured. We take no responsibility for goods that arrive without first written agreement that we will accept and have viewed your insurance document.
Matrix Digital accept no responsibility regarding freight deliveries as we use outside couriers who have their own insurance.