Holograms can be seen on many items ranging from bank cards and clothing to entry visas and university certificates. Holograms change colour and brightness of specific areas when viewed from different angles giving the impression of movement and image "flip". They are used to protect a company or institutions brand as well as to prevent counterfeiting. Holograms can be produced using a variety of different methods. Starting with lower security dot matrix hologram to the high resolution electron beam hologram and can be produced as registered single image holograms or in continuous wallpaper holograms.
- Dot Matrix - A fast and economic hologram, yet lower resolutions and security features compared to others.
- 2D/3D Laser - Good range of security features making it hard to copy.
- Electron Beam - Highest level of security, including hidden features and nearly impossible to copy.
Security Foiling are independent world leading experts in Hologram security with extensive knowledge of the Hologram market. Hologram have a wide range of covert and overt security features and Hologram application technologies.
- Multiple viewing angles
- Fine line detail
- Narrow angle viewing
- Tamper evident
- Hidden information revealed with reader
- Image flips
- Micro maps
- Kinetic effects
- Multiple layers
- Non-diffractive areas
Where are they used?
- National ID
- Driving licence
- Bank notes
- Credit and banking cards
- Airport security
- Windscreen vignettes
Holograms are specifically designed to deter the criminal against forgery and copying but their bright
and colourful look also enhance the reputation and brand value of the documents and cards being secured.
For more information on our Holgram security features, please call us on: +44 (0) 1473 707204