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Jun 14, 2010 08:47 |  #1

When I crop to 4x6 in Photoshop... my 21 MP images go down to 2.2 MP. Is there a way to just cut things out of image (crop) without losing so much information?


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Jun 14, 2010 08:52 |  #2

Your images coming out of the camera are ALREADY 4x6 (2:3 to be "exact" ;) ) so you must be doing something else besides simply "cropping"




  
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Jun 14, 2010 08:57 |  #3

Are you talking filesize or mega-pixels? Saving in PS with level 9 or 10 will give you about a 2.2 MB file -- which is normal.


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Jun 14, 2010 10:12 |  #4

4x6 at 300 ppi = 1200 x 1600 pixels = about 2 Mp ;)

If you don't want to resize, leave the "ppi" field empty in the cropping tool.


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