Crop to the perfect print size Photoshop CC


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Cropping to the perfect print size

One of the assumptions that is made when we use the Image Size dialog box to resize our images is that the file has already been cropped to the correct aspect ratio and that you want to use all of the information within that image. But that's not always true. Sometimes you might have an image that is at a different aspect ratio. Let me show you what I mean. If I go into the Image menu, and then choose Image Size, if I wanted to print this say at four by five inches, at 300 pixels per inch, when I enter in five inches, you'll notice that the height changes to three, because it's not the correct aspect ratio. Again, if I change the height here and try to enter in four, well, then I don't get five inches for my width.

So, when you use the Image Size dialog box to resize an image, you need to make sure that it's at the correct aspect ratio before you enter in the image size. I'll cancel out of here and we're going to do this a different way, and that...

Cropping to the perfect print size
Video duration: 3m 51s 14h 58m Beginner Updated Oct 06, 2014

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Cropping to the perfect print size provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Julieanne Kost as part of the Photoshop CC Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop
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