The 2016 Summer Olympics are upon us! Over the next few weeks, dozens of the world's finest athletes will compete for gold, silver and bronze. While most of us aren't in Rio going for the gold, we can't help but be inspired by those coveted medals. One great option for adding metallic shine [...]
Here at DPI Direct, we take great pride in our community and welcome the opportunity to give back. Last weekend, we sponsored the AIGA San Diego Student Portfolio Review. AIGA, the professional association for graphic designers, welcomed graduating graphic design students to the event hosted at Liberty Station. Each student set up a portfolio, [...]
This week, a professional photography crew came to DPI Direct to capture some images of Sam Mousavi and our equipment. We can't wait to see how they turned out, but in the meantime, check out these behind-the-scenes pictures! We were also in full production on the Komori, so we had to break [...]
DPI Direct is thrilled to announce that just this week, the San Diego Small Business Administration named our CEO, Sam Mousavi, the 2016 Small Business Person of the Year. This award recognizes a member of the small business community for staying power, growth and innovation—all of which have been at the [...]
Since incorporating our first Truepress Jet2500UV, SCREEN has been an amazing partner in the large format department. Today, print is flying off the W3200UV like "hotcakes", and DPI Direct is excited to announce our next bit of wide format news in this video...
On March 9th, we began installation on the Komori Lithrone GL-640 + HUV/AQ at DPI Direct. This is the first of its kind in San Diego; extended delivery is 41’ long and weighs in at 101,000 pounds. We are so proud that this awesome new press calls DPI Direct home! [...]
Did you hear the news? Earlier this month, we announced our merger with Digital One Color, now a member of the DPI Direct family. You may have printed with the former Digital One Color, and you may be familiar with their award-winning equipment and outstanding large format print quality. From fine art to vinyl wall [...]
For immediate release. SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Jan. 8, 2016. DPI Direct, a DigitalPro company, announced today that Digital One Color has merged with and taken the name: DPI Direct. DPI Direct and Digital One Color have long shared a passion for innovation and new technologies. Clients within southern California and across the country now have [...]
Layered Photoshop or Adobe Illustrator vector files... Layers make it easier to breakout which parts are raised or smooth raised. We are doing some CRAZY artist prints using this process. It is a slow printing process and therefore relatively expensive. But artists can reproduce their work accurately and with dimension. Consider this 2.5D, not [...]
Installed in overnight at Sports Authority in Torrance CA, this installation for Nike was to promote the Los Angeles Marathon. It involved multiple printing and installation techniques.