Downsample for print Photoshop CS6


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Downsampling for print

In this movie, I'll show you how to downsample or reduce the number of pixels inside of an image for print. Now at first, this may seem like a daft idea. After all, if upsampling or adding pixels is a destructive modification, then downsampling or reducing the number of pixels must be doubly destructive, but in fact, whereas you rarely upsample an image in Photoshop, you frequently downsample for a variety of reasons. First of all, let's say we're working in a production environment and we want this image to be 12 inches wide.

But we don't want to hand off this gargantuan file, either to a designer who's going to lay it out in a print document or to a commercial printer because it's going to take forever to upload and is going to waste everybody's time. Instead, what we want to do is downsample the image for the occasion. So here is how it works. Make sure to do all the work that you want to in a high res version of the file and you go ahead and save your work. Th...

Downsampling for print
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Downsampling for print provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS6 One-on-One: Fundamentals

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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