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How to build borders into your print


If you have a specific image size and border size required for your prints, here's how to build the borders into your file using Photoshop before uploading. Let's say you have an image shot with a 2x3 aspect ratio and you want it printed on a 20x30" sheet of paper. The image should have 1" white border on the long dimension, and even borders on the top and bottom.

  1. This image has a 2x3 aspect ratio. When the image size is 30" long, it's 20" tall. 
  2. Set the dimensions of your image size. For this example, it would be 28" wide. You'll see the height dimension becomes 18.667".
  3. Use Photoshop's Canvas Size (Image>Canvas Size) to add canvas around the image to create borders.
  4. The image will now be centered on a 20x30" sheet.
  5. Upload your image using our upload and order tool. Select "Actual Size" for your print size.
  6. When you get to tab 3 (Paper and Borders), select "Keep Borders in File".

Then choose the print quantity and add to your card.


 

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