Mar, 2022 2:18 pm

Digitizing Services

2022-03-01T14:20:37-08:00By |Digital Image Files|Comments Off on Digitizing Services

Scanning and Photographing • Digitizing your Art • Image File Services We have three digitizing levels depending on your image file needs. 1. Digitizing Services - (for in-house printing) Creating digital files for in-house printing - When having your paintings scanned or photographed and printed with us; we will provide you with a cleaned up, cropped, and technically [...]

Feb, 2022 3:54 pm

Digitally (computer) created art & colour matching

2022-02-25T16:01:18-08:00By |Digital Image Files|Comments Off on Digitally (computer) created art & colour matching

Why don't printed colours match what I see on the monitor? Printers just can't print colours the way they look on a monitor, period. An image may look great on the monitor but doesn't print true to the screen. These colours will never be a perfect match because the image on the screen and the image [...]

Oct, 2019 9:57 am

Best Painting Practices for Fine art Reproduction.

2022-01-27T11:32:52-08:00By |Digital Image Files|Comments Off on Best Painting Practices for Fine art Reproduction.

Best Painting Practices for Fine Art Reproduction. Here at Art Ink Print we take great care to reproduce our clients original artworks as faithfully as possible. Creating a high quality digital image is the foundation for every print job, a low resolution or poorly lit photograph results in distorted printed images with potential colour casts and [...]

Jan, 2017 10:28 am

How to share digital image files

2022-01-28T10:01:25-08:00By |Digital Image Files|Comments Off on How to share digital image files

If you have created your art digitally or have high quality photo's of your hand crafted masterpiece, share it with us with the greatest of ease, following these handy tips! Our online order forms are the easiest way to get started, and allow you to add all releveant details such as size and paper [...]

Oct, 2014 9:27 am

Do You Know What Your Jpegs are Doing?

2022-01-27T11:37:41-08:00By |Digital Image Files|Comments Off on Do You Know What Your Jpegs are Doing?

Are you storing your image files as JPEGS? If so, you may inadvertently be losing clarity and detail over time, compromising print quality. It is a surprisingly little know fact that JPEGS are NOT a particularly great way to store your artwork files. For anyone who edits their own artwork images, you may be surprised to [...]

Sep, 2014 1:27 pm

Scanning and Photographing Artwork to Make Prints

2022-01-27T11:38:30-08:00By |Digital Image Files|Comments Off on Scanning and Photographing Artwork to Make Prints

Is scanning or photographing artwork better for reproductions? You want to make your painting or drawing into a full size reproduction, or maybe made into art cards. How do you know if you should get your artwork scanned or get it captured (digitally photographed)? Scanning: Scanning provides much higher resolution images - up to 6400 dpi [...]

Jun, 2014 11:31 am

File Naming Conventions for Artists

2022-01-28T09:30:05-08:00By |Digital Image Files|Comments Off on File Naming Conventions for Artists

File Naming Conventions If you've ever struggled to find an image you need and gotten lost in endless folders in your computer you will understand the importance of having a system to organize your files. A file naming convention will make it easy to use your computer's search function to pinpoint what you are [...]

Jan, 2014 12:12 pm

How to scan or photograph your art

2022-01-28T09:31:13-08:00By |Digital Image Files|1 Comment

Want to try creating your own digital files for art cards and press prints? Here is what you need to know to photograph artwork and get good results. Camera Settings If you have a RAW setting on your camera, use it. If not, put your camera on its highest quality and image size settings. More [...]