High definition printing technology

Enables higher half-tone resolution, bringing detailed graphics and photographic imagery to life

Why use this effect?

  • Achieve sharper images and finer lines
  • Perfect for fine print detail
  • Great for creating an optical illusion of a third color by partly overlapping screens

Things to know

  • High Definition Printing allows us to increase the resolution of halftone and to print it with less dot gain in production
  • Laser-image plate technology delivers creative design options
  • High Definition printing is available on all can sizes
  • We recommend design ideas are submitted to ensure the final artwork is feasible*
  • Compatible with all filling processes including retort

*For all our design guidelines for this special finish and available colors visit the Ball print guidelines portal

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What if you could see more of our special effect inks in action?

What if you could see more of our special effect inks in action?

Our special effects inks and finishes can drive demand and ROI – the only limit is your imagination. Better yet, regardless of customization, the aluminium remains recyclable.

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Let’s work together on your next campaign and make ‘what if’ a reality for your business with our range of special effect inks and finishes. Contact our team below and see what’s possible!

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