Gauging print size


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Gauging print size

Throughout this chapter, we'll be approaching the Print options in the order that I think you're most likely to need them. For example, your first and foremost concern when printing an image from Photoshop is how big is it going to be? Are you printing a small postcard size image? Are you printing a large poster size image? How big do you need that image to be? So in this exercise, I'm going to show you how to gauge and modify that Print Size. Now some of this we've seen before back in chapter 3, but it's worth refreshing your memory, because it all really comes into play when you're printing from Photoshop.

Now I'm working inside this image called The joy of color.psd found inside the 11_printing folder. I'm seeing this image at the 66.7% zoom ratio. So not yet 100%, and yet it seems gargantuan. We're not seeing most of the image as warranted by this thumbnail here. There is a lot of the photograph that's missing. I'm zoomed in on these color chiclet...

Gauging print size
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Gauging print size provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 One-on-One: Fundamentals

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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