Many events are designed for memories. From movie premieres to dance clubs to trade shows to weddings, there is always a desire to make sure that you and others can create long lasting memories of the events – as well as make the events accessible to those that want to share them. One of the most effective ways to do this is with custom step and repeat banner here at Blue Dot Signs. These full color backdrops are an impressive, effective way to make sure that all of your events become long lasting memories and branding opportunities. Start your order online today by filling out our Request a Quote form, or contacting us at 908-486-7000.
Backdrops are large, full colors signs that go behind people. Although they are often used for photos, they are also great backgrounds to any type of important event, which is why they are frequently seen as press conference and trade show backdrop displays. Indeed, many press conference backdrops and trade show booth backdrops are designed with the same purpose – to be remembered.
When you decide to order display backdrops, you’ll have your choice of customization options. Every design is created specifically for you, printed on a display using our large format printing service. With custom backdrops, you’ll be able to choose from:
It is sometimes possible to make custom step and repeat banners in unique custom sizes. But the standard sizes of our backdrop stands are as follows:
Backdrops are made from a variety of different materials. There is heavy canvas, muslin, vinyl, seamless paper, and velvet. There are also other forms of cloth, polyester, Chroma Key, velour, and many others. Vinyl is the most commonly used as it can be printed on so that the design maintains its clarity and color saturation.
Other fabrics can show designs as well, or can be used as a plain backdrop without graphics. When graphics are used on the backdrop, printing can be completed with essentially any custom design. Some of our specific design options include:
We also have very affordable graphic artists on staff that are happy to work with you to create the exhibition backdrops and custom photo backdrop printing that you need, so that your final design looks like it was created by a true professional.
A step and repeat is an affordable way to make a statement and elevate your event whether it is upscale or more casual. Those planning events choose to step and repeats because they are:
To set up a step and repeat at your event, Blue Dot Signs both offers our own banner installation services, all of which are licensed, insured, and bonded. If you prefer to install yourself, we provide you with all of the information you need to combine and put together these backdrops on your own.
At their core, backdrops are simply a large sign for branding. But in practice, they are often much more than that. Custom red carpet banners backdrop printing is how celebrity events and movie premieres turn photos into opportunity, with logos in the background of each shot. Nightclubs and bars use step and repeat backdrop banners so that people can share them on social media.
There are even backdrops used in photography, and fashion backdrops used in NJ fashion shows. You may even find some backdrops in retail, as a way to decorate a kiosk. Overall, backdrops have become a part of mainstream branding efforts, and an integral part of how companies manage their marketing efforts.
Blue Dot Signs is the number one choice for any type of banner, backdrop, sign, or display. We are here to match the vision you had for your company and will go out of our way to make sure that your sign looks it's absolute best. If you are interested in learning more about our custom printed backdrops, or you are ready to order your sign call Blue Dot Signs today, and let our team of experts assist you with your custom signage and backdrop needs. We serve all over New Jersey and are happy to help those in NYC (Brooklyn, Manhattan, etc.) and other surrounding areas as well. Simply contact Blue Dot Signs at firstname.lastname@example.org and order your fully custom Backdrops today.
Sometimes. Trade show backdrops are often made with material that can be re-used, such as tension fabric. Photo backdrops, which also tend to be permanently placed in one location, may be made of something as simple as paper, because it doesn’t need to be portable. The level of detail on the print may also be important, and some materials do not handle the detailed printing that photo backdrops need. However, they can be similar in both size and appearance.
Backdrops can be very detailed. In fact, large format printing makes it possible to create a highly detailed backdrop that is as high-res as a photo. The only limitations are the design you create.
There is no right or wrong backdrop material depending on your budget and where you plan to use it. But canvas, muslin, and vinyl all make excellent backdrops. Seamless paper, velvet, and other materials all make useful photo backdrop materials as well, but fabric and vinyl seem to be the more popular options
It is mostly the terminology. Step and repeat banners are backdrops where people are expected to take photos, leave, and then let someone else take photos. Other forms of backdrops are those used in photography, those placed behind trade shows, etc. Sometimes the two terms are used interchangeably.
As mentioned, there is heavy canvas, muslin, vinyl, seamless paper, and velvet. There are also other forms of cloth, polyester, Chroma Key, velour, and many others. We’re happy to recommend other materials as well. In general, however, it is often best to stick to vinyl.
Yes. We have more standard step and repeats on hand that can be rented out for a short time. This is a great option if you need a plain background for only one event.
With so many variables in customization, it’s impossible to give one pricing. Instead, we can provide an estimate for your banner when you get in contact with us.
Our efficient process makes it possible for us to complete backdrops in a few days, often as few as two. We also welcome rush orders if you need your backdrop sooner.
Yes. We can travel to you for installation services in any of the 5 boroughs, as well as NJ. If you are outside of this area, we can confirm whether or not installation services are available.
They can so long as a weather proof material such as vinyl or fabric is used. Even then, it is best that they are only used outside when it is not raining. They should be properly secured in case of wind and should not be left outside for extended periods.