Your ideas and projects are the guiding principles. Our major concern is to realize your vision and help you to find the best solution and implementation possible. Please feel free to contact us using the form below. For information regarding the submission of the artwork, please look further down the page, we will guide you!

About your artwork

  • Make a print ready PDF with all text converted to outlines.
  • Always include a 5 cm bleed (2 inches).
  • Save you PDF as Acrobat 7 (PDF 1.6 or newer).
  • Please enclose colorproofs, layouts. Set flat colors as PMS, or else as CMYK.


We accept your artwork as a PDF from PC or Mac. Artwork without text and logos can also be sent as psd, tif or jpeg. It is important that your artwork contains high res images and also that any linked file is included.

We can help!

To convert open document formats to PDF. We can also help you scan, make layouts, convert artwork, retouch and more. For a price estimate please contact suitable office (see contact box on this page).

Image resolution
Images up to 10 sqm (100 sqft) should have at least 50 dpi. Bigger images should have at least 30 dpi. This in scale 1:1.

Send files

Artwork can be delivered via e-mail (max 10 Mb), to our FTP, ZIP-file or USB.

Color Profile

At Big Image we use the “Europe ISO Coated FOGRA39” profile. The adaption to your specific material occours when we rip your original.

The profile should be available in most softwares that support icc-profiles, however if you need to you can download it here.

Download color settings file for Photoshop

Calculate resolution (1:1)

This page can help you find the best resolution when you scan your original. Extra non printed material should not be counted into the total sqm. Note that if you choose to work in a resolution significantly smaller than the suggested one, please ask us if it´s possible or not.

M2 Enter the amount of square meters (ex. 15)
SQ FT Enter the amount of square feet (ex. 150)
DPI Recommended resolution in "dpi"
MB Filesize in "CMYK".
MB Filesize in "RGB".
MB Filesize in black & white "grayscale mode".
Will it be visible?

Height of your printed layout?

MM In millimeters! IN In inches!

Height of your final print?

CM In centimeters! FT In feet!
Your layout enlargement factor X

Pin your printed layout to the wall and observe it from 3 different distances, note the different distances in the fields to the left.
In centimeters or feet!

Very clear:

CM real life Meter

FT real life Yards


CM real life Meter

FT real life Yards

Not adequate:

CM real life Meter

FT real life Yards

Once field to the left has been filled, calculate 2 and read real life values to the right.