- Acrylic Info
- Hanging Options
- Image Customization
- Production & Shipping
- Image Requirements
Get the Wow-Factor with Acrylic Prints
Seeing your photo on an Acrylic Print is an eye-popping experience. The combination of super-vivid printing, professional-quality materials, and the depth and details of your photo creates a truly magical effect. In fact, of all our Photo Art products, a Posterjack Acrylic Print is the one that will make your photo really stand out.
It's all in the Details
Posterjack Acrylic Prints are best-in-class and it’s the details that really make us shine. We’ve refined our Acrylic Prints to match the quality of the very best photo ateliers in Europe, making sure that each and every detail is absolute perfection. Every Acrylic Print is made with thick, ¼-inch, 99.9% optically-pure acrylic. We protect the backside of the print with a white stability board for extra longevity and protection against moisture and handling. We even go the extra mile by polishing the edges to a crystal-clear sheen so that light refracts from the edges, resulting in a seamless image reflection from face to edge. Words don’t do it justice – you’ve got to see it for yourself!
Hanging Options to Suit Your Décor
When you have your photo made into an Acrylic Print, you are provided with a choice of two great hanging options. Our Standoff Kit will lend an industrial look to your print that’s perfect for those who like to create that edgy décor style. Or, for a super-clean look and feel, our sleek Float Mount System is completely hidden when your Acrylic Print is on the wall. For smaller print sizes, we also offer a smart-looking easel that’s great for placing your Photo Art on a desk or table.
Photo Presentation Perfected
If you want to display your photos just like the world’s leading photo art galleries, a Posterjack Acrylic Print is the perfect choice. We’ve won over many of America’s leading gallery owners, art aficionados, and professional photographers. We are super-excited to see how much love this product is receiving and can’t wait to create one just for you!
Displaying Your Acrylic Print
We offer a choice of two great hanging options. Our popular Float Mount System is ideal for those who like a sleek, clean, and unframed look, or, if you prefer your Photo Art to have a bold, industrial feel to it, you’ll love our Standoff Kit. Please note that you can select your preferred hanging option after you upload your photo.
FLOAT-MOUNT HANGING SYSTEM
Customize Your Image
Sometimes a photo needs a little help to get it looking just the way you want. When you upload a photo, you have the option to crop the image so it’s perfectly composed, add a border choosing from a large variety of different colors and sizes, or even add a creative effect to your photo. Effects options include Black & White, Sepia Tone, Solarize, Pop Art, Charcoal Sketch, and Linocut. Have fun and see what each effect looks like – if you don’t like it, simply click on Original Color and your photo goes back to how it was before you started.
BLACK & WHITE
Where does Posterjack ship to?
We ship our products anywhere in the USA. All of our products are shipped via FedEx.
How much does shipping cost?
Our standard shipping rate is $9.99. This is a flat rate and applies to your entire order, regardless of the product, quantity, or size. We offer free shipping on all orders over $150.
Can you guarantee my Acrylic Print will arrive in good condition?
All orders are packaged with our time-tested, super-tough packaging materials. That said, accidents do happen and if your order does get damaged during shipping, you will be completely covered as all of our shipments are fully insured.
How long does it take you to produce my Acrylic Print?
Posterjack Acrylic Prints take approximately 8-12 business days to produce. Please note that this is an average time. Because each piece of art is a custom product, production times can vary slightly.
How long will it take for my order to arrive?
Shipping times vary depending on which part of the country you live in. As soon as your order is shipped, you will receive an email with a tracking number so you can monitor the progress of your shipment online. For more information, please visit our Production & Shipping page.
Free image quality check
When you upload a photo to Posterjack, the very first thing we do is take a look at your image resolution, compare it with your chosen print size, and then provide you with a quality score which can be seen immediately after uploading your photo. This free image quality check only takes seconds but ensures you’ll be happy with your Acrylic Print – no more second-guessing as to whether or not your photo is suitable for printing in a large format. If your quality score isn’t as high as you would like it to be, you can try switching to a smaller print size. If your quality score is unsuitable, you will not be able to proceed through the checkout process as print results will not meet our high standards and will be considered unacceptable. In this case, please choose either a smaller print size or a photo with a higher resolution. Please feel free to contact customer support for additional help.
What type of file should I upload?
We process the four most common image types. All digital cameras and graphic design programs will produce at least one of these file types. The types we accept are JPEG, TIFF, BMP, & PNG. Our preferred file type is JPEG, which produces excellent print results and efficient file sizes! If your image is in a different format, please save it as one of the above formats before submitting to us.
If you aren't a big color geek, don't worry, your camera produces images in a color space we can handle (typically sRGB). If you prefer you can also upload images in Adobe RGB, or any other popular RGB Color Profile. Please do not upload images in the CMYK color space.
How large of a file can I upload?
You can upload files up to 50 MB in size. Should your images be larger than 50 MB, the best place to start would be checking they are saved in JPEG format (TIFF's generally produce larger file sizes, at no real advantage for print quality). If you need further assistance with file sizing, please contact us for details.
Your print sizes are listed under aspect ratio categories. What is an “aspect ratio”?
The “aspect ratio” of a photo, in its simplest terms, refers to the rectangle size of the image. Photos can be taken as long panoramic rectangles, shorter rectangles, squares, and anything in between. The “aspect ratio” measurement is a technical way of expressing the exact rectangle size for a photo or image. This is expressed as the relative length of the long edge of the image, compared to the short edge. Here is an infographic to help explain!
What is an Acrylic Print?
A Posterjack Acrylic Print is a modern and fresh way to display your photos. The look is very clean and simple, which puts the focus on the quality of the product. We reverse the photo and print directly onto the back of a piece of ¼-inch, 99.9% optically-pure acrylic. Next, we seal in the print and add opacity by printing a flood coat of white behind it.
How does an Acrylic Print compare to an Acrylic Face Mount?
An Acrylic Face Mount is an older method of making acrylic art which requires printing the photo onto paper, and then adhering the face of the print onto the back of an acrylic. Here’s a chart to help you better understand the differences:
|Posterjack Acrylic Print||Facemount Acrylic|
|Your photo is mirrored then printed directly onto the acrylic. No glue or adhesive is used and the result is 100% optically pure.||Your photo is printed on paper, then the face of the print is adhered to the back of the acrylic. Depending on the quality of adhesive, the product may last a number of years, but eventual peeling and delamination will occur.|
|We seal the back of the print with white ink infused with titanium for an extremely durable finish.||The back of the print is made of photo paper, resulting in a product that is easily damaged by scratches, gouges, water, etc.|
|Our Acrylic Prints are suitable for use in humid and damp conditions. Yes, they can be hung in a bathroom!||Face Mounted Acrylic will be destroyed if exposed to humidity as the paper will absorb the moisture and start to bubble.|
Will my photo go right to the edge of the acrylic?
Yes. When we print your photo on the acrylic, the image goes to the very edge of the sheet. Posterjack Acrylic Prints have a laser polished edge, so you can see the colors shining through the edge of the print, which is an amazing feature. Take a look at our product shots in the viewer above to get a close look at the polished edge and borderless printing!