Tickets for movie theatres and cinemas.

Frequently Asked Questions

Artwork Guidelines

Season Tickets/Digital

Software
Adobe Creative Suite
(InDesign, Photoshop,
Illustrator, Acrobat)

Image Format
InDesign (.indd)
Photoshop (.psd)
Illustrator (.ai)
PDF (High quality print setting)

Resolution
Halftone: 300dpi (@100%)
Line Work: 600dpi

Thermal Tickets

Software
Adobe Creative Suite
(Photoshop, Illustrator,
Acrobat)

Image Format
Photoshop (.psd*, .tif, .eps)
Illustrator (.ai* or .eps)
PDF (High quality print setting)
* preferred method

Resolution
Halftone: 300dpi (@100%)
Line Work: 600dpi

Screen Values
MAX LPI: 150; MIN LPI:85
MAX DOT SZ:95%; MIN DOT SZ:4%

Line Thickness
MINIMUM: .5pt

Type Size
MINIMUM: 4pt
MIN REVERSE PRINT*: 8pt
*San Serif Type only

All Other Tickets

Software
Adobe Creative Suite
(Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat)

Image Format
Photoshop (.psd*, .tif, .eps)
Illustrator (.ai* or .eps)
PDF (High quality print setting)
* preferred method

Resolution
Halftone: 300dpi (@100%)
Line Work: 600dpi

FONTS

Please create all text in InDesign, Illustrator or a text layer in photoshop, raster based type will yield poor results. If you can not supply all fonts you are using, please outline them. If a font used is not supplied to us, National Ticket will substitute at our discretion.

FILE TRANSFER OPTIONS

  • Email (US): ticket@nationalticket.com
  • Email (International): intdept@nationalticket.com
  • FTP: National ticket company has a dedicated FTP site for our customers can access to transmit files to large to send via email. Please ask your Account Executive or CSR for login information.
  • CD/DVD: When sending artwork files via overnight carrier please forward to your company representative at:
    National Ticket Company
    5562 Snydertown Road
    Paxinos, PA 17860

PLEASE NOTE

National Ticket Company will provide graphic services in order to provide continued service and support to our valued customers. We have the capabilities to provide additional Design/layout services for a nominal fee. Please see the attached document that outlines our services. You will be notified by your customer service representative if the artwork you provide to NTC requires additional services.

ARTWORK FREE SERVICES

Up to one hour of design and/or prepress layout services. This includes redesigning or reworking client supplied files.

ARTWORK CHARGES

Design, prepress layout, redesigning or reworking client supplied files in excess of one hour. NTC's design / prepress layout rates are $75/hour.


pdfPrintable Artwork Guideline Sheet (PDF)

infoSeason Ticket/Digital Guidelines and Templates Click Here.

infoData File Requirements and Guidelines Click Here.

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SPECIALS

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