Where to go for a huge print

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  1. 2F/2F

    2F/2F Member

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    Hello,

    There is a color neg that I would like to print approx. 6 ft. by 9 ft. A&I here in L.A. only goes up to 4 ft. wide. Any suggestions? I would not be opposed to, and in fact I would prefer, billboard-style litho prints in sections, but that is probably too exorbitantly expensive for me.
     
  2. David A. Goldfarb

    David A. Goldfarb Moderator Staff Member Moderator

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    Duggal does all kinds of enormous printing, translucent material that goes on the sides of buses, huge mesh banners that hang down from buildings, output to carpeting, whatever. www.duggal.com
     
  3. Thomas Bertilsson

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    Don't know how big Carnie and gang at Elevator goes, but it could be worth giving them a call. They're one of the sponsors here.
    Their web site is http://www.elevatordigital.ca
     
  4. Larry.Manuel

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    Golden Color on Olympic Boulevard in Beverly Hills has an horizontal enlarger on a track and a vacuum wall to hold paper. He makes very large prints.

    GOLDENCOLOR PRODUCTIONS
    9020 W. OLYMPIC BLVD.
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA 90211
    (Between DOHENY & ROBERTSON)

    Ph. (310) 274-3445 800-444-2551
    http://www.goldencolor.com/

    His place is all optical. I have him do my large enlargements and other custom color work.

    Steve
     
  6. BradS

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    I love L.A. !

    (well, after twelve years up here, not as much as i once did but still, just a little bit).

    EDIT: man, that has got to be one of the worst web sites I've seen since gasser's re-did theirs!
     
  7. Stephen Frizza

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    what a shame your not in Australia. I am able to print from colour neg and colour transparency by hand up to 50inches x 4 meters with no problems.
     
  8. Steve Roberts

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    Not much help being in the UK, but I have this morning taken delivery of a foam-mounted print measuring 3m x 1.7m. This was done by Eagle Signs in Plymouth from a d*****l source taken by our staff photographers here. The print is to serve as a background in our videoconferencing suite, hence the 16:9 aspect ratio. Cost was £412.
    Steve