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Events
  • Campus offices and facilities are closed on Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.

    Ahamnson Hall and Galef Center are open Saturday May 23 and Sunday May 24, 9-6.

    Graduate Studios are open to those students who have approved access.

  • Patrons Circle Tour

    May 30| Special Event
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    Otis' Patrons Circle Tour of Downtown L.A.!

    Discover how the creative economy is transforming downtown Los Angeles.  Studios and galleries continue to move to the heart of our city and into areas that were off the beaten path just a year ago. Otis Patrons Circle members will enjoy an Otis-inspired tour of downtown L.A.'s vibrant scene.  

    Tour includes:
    Visit to Kent Twitchell's ('77 MFA) new studio, followed by a short ride to see a few of his downtown murals

    Inside peek of Cynthia Vincent's ('88 Fashion Design) fashion design studio

  • Design Week 2015

    Jun 21| Special Event
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    OTIS’ MFA GRAPHIC DESIGN PROGRAM HOSTS:

    Design Week June 21-27, 2015

    I AM THE CITY

     

    VISITING ARTISTS

    Field Experiments: Benjamin Harrison Bryant, New York and Paul Marcus Fuog, Melbourne And Karim Charlebois-Zariffa, Quebec/NYC

    www.field-experiments.com

     

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Color Printing Guide

 

This page contains some outdated information. See also: Print Accounting.


LOCATION & HOURS
  • ACS printing services is located in the Ahmanson Building Rm 401.
  • Printing hours during the Fall & Spring semesters are

 

PRINT COSTS

Epson Large Format

 

HP Large Format

 

Color Laser

 

Semimatte Photo - - -

$7/sq. ft

Matte - - - - - - - - - -

$4/sq. ft

8.5 X 11 -

$0.50

Luster Photo - - - - - -

$7/sq. ft

Semi-Gloss - - - - - - -

$4/sq. ft

11 X 17 -

$1.00

Epson Matte - - - - - -

$7/sq. ft

B/W CAD draw. - - -

$2/sq. ft

12 X 18 -

$2.00

Epson Canvas - - - -

$9/sq. ft

Backlit Film - - - - - -

$5/sq. ft

 

 

Clear Film - - -  - - - - -

$6/sq. ft

 

 

 

 

Sticker Paper - - - - -

$7/sq. ft

 

 

 

 

 

Large Format prints must be paid in full when you submit a Large Format Color Print Request Form and there will be NO REFUND. You may get credit for printer error.

Large Format Color Print Request Form

 

SETTING UP YOUR FILES
Color Laser:

          - Print files must be saved as: .Ai, .eps, .pdf, .Tiff, .psd or .indd

          - The color mode on the files must be set to CMYK

          - All photoshop layers should be flattened and maximum of 300 dpi

          - Fonts must be outlined or included with the project.

          - Accepted Medias are: CD, DVD, ZIP, USB KEYS, & or EXTERNAL HARD DRIVES.

Large Format

          - Print files must be saved as: .Ai, .eps, .pdf, .psd or .tiff

          - The color mode on the files must be set to RGB

          - Fonts must be outlined or included with the project.

          - Accepted Medias are: CD, DVD or ZIP

          - If you would like your files to be printed with crop marks please make sure to set them up and specify it on your REQUEST FORM.

 

TURN-AROUND
  • Color Laser Prints - Same Day
  • Large Format - If the job is submitted by 4pm it will be ready for the next day. During Midterm and Final weeks it might take longer than a day, due to the volume of job orders that come in. Please ask one of our technicians for a time estimate on your job during those weeks.