Tag: image

Billboard Image Quality

What’s Your IQ?

In the digital billboard market, your IQ is more than a measure of intelligence - it is your Image Quality. Learn how choosing your display based on Image Quality is the smart choice for you.

Breathtaking Borders for Back to School

Congratulations! A few weeks ago, we celebrated our 1,500th subscriber!  As a thank you, we held a drawing and all of our blog subscribers were entered.  One lucky person was selected to work with our Creative Services teams to create a FREE piece of CUSTOM content! I am happy to announce our winner!  Congratulations to longtime subscriber, Gayla ...

Image Tools: Drawing Tab

Have you ever noticed an extra tab that appears when you click on an image in your layout in Content Studio? If so, have you ever actually clicked on it to see what it’s all about?  Have you ever actually tried it out? It’s ok if you haven’t, because that’s what we’re going to be ...

Create Scrolling Images in Content Studio!

Do you have an image that’s too large for your display, and cropping and resizing the image just isn’t an option?  If so, you can use Content Studio to scroll the image across your screen so everyone can see it! This works by adding the graphic to multiple layouts and then using the transitional effects ...

Importing & Creating Headshots Revisited

We receive a lot of phone calls and questions about how to import pictures of people, particularly headshots, onto displays and actually have them look good.

Making Marvelous Monochrome Content

This week, we will focus on a topic that has been a long time coming. For those of you who have monochrome displays, today is your lucky day! We have put together a best practices guide just for you. Monochrome displays are capable of producing a variety of shades in a single color. The two ...

Word of the Day: Transparency

Did you know that GS6 displays support the use of transparent PNG files? That’s right, and better yet, we found a free online program where you can use .bmp, .gif, .jpg, .jpeg, or .png files to create a transparent image! What’s a transparent image and why would I want to create one? Transparent means that ...

Have a Spooktacular Halloween-On us!

Halloween is right around the corner, and we want it to be a fun and successful day for you! You may have received a treat in your email from Daktronics recently: a Halloween template for your display to help make your business stand out. Our new template is so versatile that you can use it ...

Monochrome Miniguide

This week, we will focus on a topic that has been a long time coming. For those of you who have monochrome displays, today is your lucky day! We have put together a best practices guide just for you. Today’s blog will cover the best practices of content creation for monochrome displays. We'll also include some ...

How to put text over images and videos in Content Studio… and have it appear at different times

Two weeks ago, we talked about placing text over images and videos in Content Studio. If you didn’t read that article, I recommend you check it out before continuing  with this one. It  covers a lot of the basics: How to put text over images and videos in Content Studio Now that you’re all caught ...