Collection: Gobo Art Work Specifications

Where to Buy Apollo Products?

Apollo products are sold exclusively through our network of authorized dealers. To purchase Apollo product use our Cart2Quote system by adding a product to your quote where you can select one of our authorized dealers to send your quote to. Or contact an authorized dealer directly.

We can create your gobo from a wide variety of file types. However, the higher the quality of art, the better the gobo. We have identified file types that create the highest quality gobos. We will also accept physical “hard” copies of artwork.

Need help creating artwork? Our professional gobo designers are available at an hourly rate.

Our Customer Care team is available to answer any questions.


Metal Gobos

Artwork preferences for metal gobos:

- Vectored or line art
- 1800 x 1800 file
All fonts changed to outlines
Mac files, do not compress

Preferred file types:

.ai (Adobe® Illustrator®), .eps, or .pdf (Adobe® Acrobat®)

Accepted file types:

.ai, .eps, .jpg, .pdf, .psd or .tif files

Not Accepted:

.bmp, .cdr, .doc, .dxf, .dwg, .gif or .png files

ColourScenic® or SuperResolution®

Glass or Plastic Gobos

Photos - artwork preferences for glass or plastic gobos:

    - 600 DPI resolution or higher
      - 1800 x 1800 file
        - Mac files, do not compress
          - Color Mode: RGB or CMYK

          Logos - artwork preferences for glass or plastic gobos:

            - Vectored or line art
              - 1800 x 1800 file
                - Mac files, do not compress
                  - Color Mode: CMYK (preferred), RGB (accepted)

                  Photos - preferred file types:

                  .psd ( Adobe® Photoshop®), .jpg, .tif

                  Logos/line art - preferred file types:

                  .ai (Adobe® Illustrator®), .eps, or .pdf (Adobe® Acrobat®)

                  Accepted file types:

                  .ai, .eps, .jpg, .pdf, .psd or .tif files

                  Not Accepted:

                  .bmp, .cdr, .doc, .dxf, .dwg, .gif or .png files
                  Original/physical photograph or artwork – 100% of size