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Gobo Art Work Specifications

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  • We can create your gobo from a wide variety of file types. However, the higher the quality of art, the better the gobo. We have identified file types that create the highest quality gobos. We will also accept physical “hard” copies of artwork.

    Need help creating artwork? Our professional gobo designers are available at an hourly rate.

    Our Customer Care team is available to answer any questions.

Metal Gobos

  • Custom Metal Gobo Examples
    • Artwork preferences for metal gobos:
      • Vectored or line art
      • 1800 x 1800 file
      • All fonts changed to outlines
      • Mac files, do not compress
    • Preferred file types: .ai (Adobe® Illustrator®), .eps, or .pdf (Adobe® Acrobat®)
    • Accepted file types: .ai, .eps, .jpg, .pdf, .psd or .tif files
    • Not Accepted: .bmp, .cdr, .doc, .dxf, .dwg, .gif or .png files

ColourScenic® or SuperResolution®

Glass or Plastic Gobos

  • Custom Glass or Plastic Gobo Examples
    • Photos - artwork preferences for glass or plastic gobos:
      • 600 DPI resolution or higher
      • 1800 x 1800 file
      • Mac files, do not compress
      • Color Mode: RGB or CMYK
    • Logos - artwork preferences for glass or plastic gobos:
      • Vectored or line art
      • 1800 x 1800 file
      • Mac files, do not compress
      • Color Mode: CMYK (preferred), RGB (accepted)
    • Photos - preferred file types: .psd ( Adobe® Photoshop®), .jpg, .tif
    • Logos/line art - preferred file types: .ai (Adobe® Illustrator®), .eps, or .pdf (Adobe® Acrobat®)
    • Accepted file types: .ai, .eps, .jpg, .pdf, .psd or .tif files
    • Not Accepted: .bmp, .cdr, .doc, .dxf, .dwg, .gif or .png files
    • Original/physical photograph or artwork – 100% of size