Creative

Below, you will find examples of creative advertisements from past or current advertisers. These advertisements are good examples and portray the highest level of visibility for our clients.

On this page, you will also find Bulletin Speculation Sheets to compare the different dimensions and options for billboard size. Also, if you are creating your own artwork, the mechanical dimensions are a guideline on how to create a billboard advertisement.

Artwork Specifications

  9′ x 37.4′
(specs)
10′ x 32′
(specs)
12′ x 40′
(specs)
10′ x 20′
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10.5′ x 36′
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14′ x 48′
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Production Size 9′ 37.4′ 10′ 32′ 12′ 40′ 10′ 20′ 10.5′ 36′ 14′ 48′
Bleed Size
(6″ on each side”)
9.5′ 37.9′ 10.5′ 32.5′ 12.5′ 40.5′ 10.5′ 20.5′ 11′ 36.5′ 14.5′ 48.5′
Mechanical Size 4.5″ 18.7″ 5″ 16″ 6″ 20″ 5″ 10″ 5.25″ 18″ 7″ 24″
Mechanical Bleed Size
(.25″ on each side)
4.75″ 18.95″ 5.25″ 16.25″ 6.25″ 20.25″ 5.25″ 10.25″ 5.5″ 18.25″ 7.25″ 24.25″

Suggested Mechanical Size

  • Output Resolution 300dpi
  • Mechanical Scale 1/2″ = 1′
  • Bleed Size: 6″ (Production)

Photographic Images

All high-resolution images should be accompanied by a client approved proof for color. All photographs should be saved in CMYK mode, not RGB. If you build the artwork with layered Photoshop files, please include files on the disk.

Page Layout

Please build your file to the mechanical size above. Be sure to include all placed graphics and images as well as all printer and screen fonts. If you build the layout in Illustrator please include any embedded photographs separately.