Best resolution for a 2x2m design in Photoshop ?


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What PPI should a large format artwork for print be done at?

I am required to create a 2x2m design that will be printed. I'm using Adobe Photoshop CS5.

What is the best width, height and resolution? I think it is odd to create a 2x2m document! Do you?

4/13/2017 12:46:00 PM

If the requirement is 2m x 2m, whether it's a client or your professor doing the asking, then you will produce a 2m x 2m poster and you will smile while you do it. ;-)

A 2m wide poster is intended for viewing at not less than 2m, probably more, so you will be more than adequate at 100 ppi (150 if there is a lot of fine detail). There's no particular reason to scale this. You can set up a 200 cm square document in Photoshop, and it will export to PDF.

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2/21/2012 9:34:00 AM