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Laser Prints
Ink jet Sheet Prints

Ink jet Poster Prints

Budget Poster Prints

Fabric Ink jet Prints

Specialty Media Ink jet Prints

Laser Color Copies

Large Format b/w Copies

Bookbinding

Departmental Services

Services available in the Self-Service Area

*FabLab Services

 

How to place an order:

Online
Online ordering is not available for jobs originating from FIT's departments using the budget-to-budget transfer process--please drop off jobs at the service desk (Pomerantz Center, D529A). Please visit our Online Ordering page for details. This service is only available for FIT's current students and employees.

PrintFX Service Desk (Pomerantz Center D529A)
During open hours of operation, turn in your files via USB, memory cards, external hard drive, etc. or put them into our file server drop-box, GFX100, which is accessible on-campus only. Then, complete an order form by either downloading it or coming to PrintFX. This service is only available for FIT's current students and employees.

Services:

Laser Prints
Economical. Budget quality presentation laser printing using plain or card stock paper.  *Double sided printing available.  
Single-sided pricing: 8.5"x11" Matte or glossy plain $1/sheet.  Transparency $3/sheet.  12"x18" Matte or glossy plain $2/sheet. 8.5"x11" Matte or glossy card stock $2/sheet. 12"x18" Matte or glossy card stock $3/sheet.
 
Double-sided pricing*: 8.5"x11"  Matte or glossy plain $2/sheet. 12"x18" Matte or glossy plain $4/sheet. 8.5"x11" Matte or glossy card stock $3/sheet. 12"x18" Matte or glossy card stock $5/sheet.

*Double-sided printing policies: Files must be a multi-page pdf. PrintFX staff will not combine multiple files for you. Front & back alignment is not guaranteed, and will vary greatly. Double-sided printing is not recommended for files that need to be cropped/trimmed to a precise size or lined up exactly front to back. Please see samples at front counter.



Ink jet Sheet Prints

Premium portfolio quality Ink jet printing using premium quality Epson brand sheet paper. Matte, luster, glossy.  Watercolor (13x19 only)

8.5"x11" -- $5.00
13"x19" -- $7.00
17"x22" -- $10.00


Ink jet Poster Prints

Premium portfolio quality ink jet printing using premium quality Epson brand roll paper. Matte (64"), luster (60"), glossy (60")
24"x30" Epson Matte Poster Board ($30 each).    30"x40" Epson Matte Poster Board ($40 each). 

24" rolls -- $.70 per linear inch*
44" rolls -- $1.00 per linear inch*
60"-64" rolls -- $1.50 per linear inch*

*Linear means only the length of your file is calculated for payment.

 
Budget Poster Prints
Economical. Presentation quality roll paper. Printed at a lower resolution. Ink jet color: Bond or vellum printed on an ink jetcolor printer. Laser B&W: Bond or vellum printed on a b&w toner printer.
Ink jet Color     36" wide rolls -- $.50 per linear inch*
Laser B&W      36" wide rolls -- $.20 per linear inch*
*Linear means only the length of your file is calculated for payment

Fabric Ink jet Prints
Non washable / non dry cleanable ink jet fabric printing. $2.00 per linear inch*
42" Crepe Georgette
44" Cotton Broadcloth
41" Silk Charmeuse
40” Chiffon
44" Belgian Linen
44" Nylon Lycra
44" Artist Canvas fabric
*Linear means only the length of your file is calculated for payment

 

Specialty Media Ink jet Prints
44" Epson Canvas ($2.00 / linear inch*)
42” Self-adhesive Phototex ($2.00 / linear inch*)
24” Self-adhesive white vinyl ($1.50 / linear inch*)
24” Self-adhesive clear vinyl ($1.50 / linear inch*)
44" Epson Fine Art ($2.00 / linear inch*)
44" Epson Back-Lit Media ($2.00 / linear inch*) Limited quantities. Please inquire.
*Linear means only the length of your file is calculated for payment

  

Laser Color Copies
Economical. Budget quality laser copies plain or card stock paper. 8.5x11 transparency available.
8.5"x11" -- $1.00 (matte or glossy plain)   /  $2.00 (matte or glossy card stock)  /  $2.00 (transparency)
12"x18"  -- $2.00 (matte or glossy plain)  /   $3.00 (matte or glossy card stock)

Large Format B&W Copies
Economical. Budget quality copies using bond or vellum roll paper.
36" rolls -- $.10 per linear inch*
*Linear means only the length of your file is calculated for payment 

Bookbinding
Wirebind:
Choice of black, white or silver wirebinding. Optional 8.5"x11" clear or black cover. Maximum binding length is 11" & thickness is 1". Note: Self provided covers subject to approval and customers must cut their covers to size at time of drop off.
$3.00 per bind
$1.00 per PrintFX cover

 

Hardcover Bookbinding: 

Hardcover Bookbinding pic

Premium Photo Books

  • Portfolio quality inkjet prints on Epson Matte Photo paper (No border)
  • Lay-flat spins open flat to 180 degrees with no seam
  • Soft-touch laminated hard covers
  • Available in two sizes: 6” x 9” landscape book $45. 10” x 10” square book $75
  • Flat pricing includes 15 lay-flat spreads (30 pages) and optional black or white endsheets
     

Standard Hardcover Books

  • Presentation quality double-sided laser prints on glossy or matte paper (with white uneven ¼” borders) or trimmed to full bleed
  • Soft-touch laminated hard covers
  • Available in 8.5” x 11” portrait or landscape
  • $15 binding fee plus $1 per page
  • 20 page minimum, $35.         60 page maximum,$75
  • White endsheets only
     

Hardcover Bookbinding File Setup Guidelines

The artwork and layout of the covers, spine, and all inside pages are completely customizable, but all artwork must be set up using the appropriate design templates. Using our layout templates, create your book files & drop them off at our service desk. 

Download the layout templates here: https://sites.google.com/a/fitnyc.edu/library-printfx/hardcover-binding?pli=1

Turnaround: 1 week

 

Self-Service Area (First come, first serve)

Epson 12x17 flatbed scanner
(2) Color calibrated monitors for Adobe CC softproofing
(2) Wacom Cintiq 22HD creative displays 
24 & 70 paper trimmer; 80 board trimmer. 
6th floor Library, Goodman Resource Center: 50" paper trimmer & 4'x6' cutting mat

Mac Software:

Firefox, Safari. Chrome.
Microsoft Office: Word, PowerPoint, Excel, OneNote, Outlook
Adobe Creative Cloud 2017
Adobe Flash Builder 4.7
Adobe Premier Pro CC 2017
3D Software: CURA (Ultimaker software); MakerBot; NetFabb
Offline Image Viewer (OIV)

 

PC Software:

MS Windows XP Professional
Microsoft Office 2016: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Publisher
Microsoft Visual Studio 2005
Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome
Adobe Acrobat DC
Adobe Flash Player
Adobe CC 2017
Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2017

3D Software:

NetFabb Basic; AutoCAD 2018; Penguin 2.0 SR1 for AutoCAD; MakerBot; CURA 2.6.2 (Ultimaker software); Rhinoceros 5.0; Solidworks 2016 (eDrawings); Pixologic Sculptris & ZBrush; SketchUp 2016 LayOut, StyleBuilder; Lectra V4R1 SP13; ARTstor

Departmental Services
Professional in-house graphic designer available for FIT departments only. Logos, promotional materials, campaign posters, special projects, signs, etc. Please see gallery of examples below. Cost is $35/hr. Completion time varies. Complete a Design Form and if necessary, schedule an appointment for a free design consultation by contacting Jasper Lin, PrintFX Coordinator.  Pay for these services by submitting a signed PrintFX Supply Reimbursement Authorization Form. All forms are available on the forms page of this website or at Pomerantz Center, D529A. Your department is subsequently charged via a budget-to-budget transfer of funds when PrintFX submits this form to Accounting.

PrintFX offers a Pantone color chart that coincides with our printers using the PMS TruMatch color spectrum. A single book will be printed for a faculty member only as a class tool. At this time, we do not print multiples of this. It will be printed onto 8.5x11 ink jet paper, cut and spiral bound. For further inquires, please schedule an appointment

Examples of PrintFX's graphic design services. Available for FIT departments only:

• Animal Therapy event poster - Annual FIT event
• Fashionable Muses event poster - Special collaboration between Composers Now and FIT
• Where Are They Now? poster - Sponsored by the Cosmetics & Fragrance Marketing department
• Different And The Same: FIT Community Photo Portraits poster - Annual FIT event
• WindowsWear: Talks For Entrepreneurs poster - Sponsored by FIT's Entrepreneurship program
• 3D Printing Will Rock Your World poster - Sponsored by FIT's Entrepreneurship program & The Enterprise Center
• Legacy Week Homecoming poster - Annual FIT event
• Vinyl cut stickers - PrintFX / Fablab samples of vinyl cut stickers

  • Animal Therapy event poster

    Animal Therapy event poster - Annual FIT event

  • Fashionable Muses event poster

    Fashionable Muses event poster - Special collaboration between Composers Now and FIT

  • Where Are They Now? poster

    Where Are They Now? poster - Sponsored by the Cosmetics & Fragrance Marketing department

  • Different And The Same: FIT Community Photo Portraits poster

    Different And The Same: FIT Community Photo Portraits poster - Annual FIT event

  • WindowsWear: Talks For Entrepreneurs poster

    WindowsWear: Talks For Entrepreneurs poster - Sponsored by FIT's Entrepreneurship program

  • 3D Printing Will Rock Your World poster

    3D Printing Will Rock Your World poster - Sponsored by FIT's Entrepreneurship program & The Enterprise Center

  • Legacy Week Homecoming poster

    Legacy Week Homecoming poster - Annual FIT event

  • Vinyl cut stickers

    Vinyl cut stickers - PrintFX / Fablab samples of vinyl cut stickers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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