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LFP - Large format printers

To the large format printers (LFP), which are mostly ink-jet printer, especially those printers include which show a width of between 1.3 and 5 meters. The world's largest dimensions can be realized with a special printer, which is able to print up to 12 meters in width and up to a length of approximately 50 meters. Such dimensions are special cases, for example when gaffer for theater and film. Large format printing is generally assigned to the digital printing and is also used as a large format printing (LFP).


A layout is the binding design and the basis for the production of print products. In the layout there are the exact dimensions and positions of all fonts and images.

Landscape format

Describes a horizontal orientation of a page format, as opposed to portrait, which is a vertical orientation.