Join Jan Kabili for an in-depth discussion in this video Troubleshooting image size issues, part of Creating Photo Books with Blurb.
You really don't have to spend time worrying in advance about the size of the…photos that you bring into BookSmart for inclusion in a book,…particularly if you bring in photos directly from your digital camera. That's…because most digital cameras shoot JPEGs that are large enough for most of the…image containers in BookSmart, and if you try to place a photo into an image…container that is too big for that size photo then BookSmart will warn you that…the photo won't print well at that size, and it will even downsize the photo so…that it does print well.…
I brought in a couple more images to my My Photos library to show you this.…I am going to start with this large image, which is the same size at which it…came out of the digital camera. And I am going to bring it into this page layout.…This is the starter page layout that was created by the startup wizard…earlier in this chapter.…These layouts contain relatively large image containers. If I drag this large…image into this large image container, I get no warning from BookSmart because…
- Planning a photo book
- Color managing photos for BookSmart
- Laying out pages in BookSmart
- Troubleshooting image size in BookSmart
- Importing photos to Bookify
- Adding, deleting, and moving pages in Bookify
- Downloading and installing Blurb's InDesign plug-in
- Uploading a PDF to Blurb
- Ordering and selling photo books
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Ready to Make a Book
2. Using Blurb BookSmart Desktop Software
3. Using Blurb Bookify Online
4. Using PDF to Book
5. Ordering and Selling Your Book
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