Saving for the web


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Saving for the web

If you're planning on putting a photograph on a website, a blog or elsewhere online, it's important that you save the photo in the correct format, usually, the JPEG format, and make it as small as possible but with the kind of photo quality that you wanted to have, so that it's fast to download at the viewers end but on the other hand, so that it still looks good. And those two qualities, small file size on the one hand, and acceptable photo quality on the other, are always a trade-off when you're preparing an image for the web. Elements' Full Edit workspace provides a special interface where you can prepare an image for the web.

It's called the Save for Web workspace. To access that workspace, I'm going to go up to the File menu, after I finished editing my photo and go down to Save for Web. And that opens the photo here in the Save for Web window. On the left is the original photo and on the right is a copy of the photo optimized for the web with whatever se...

Saving for the web
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Saving for the web provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 8 for Mac Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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