How to Prepare Images for the Web and Email in Photoshop CS6


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Preparing images for the web and email

Here we are going to take a look at the essential and important steps that you need to take so that your photographs look their best, whether you're posting them online or whether you're sending an image as an attachment with an e-mail. We'll be working with this photograph here. So let's say that I want to e-mail this photograph and also post it on a blog or post it somewhere online. Well one of the first steps that we need to take is we need to resize the image. You can access the Resize dialog by pressing Command+Option+I on a Mac, that's Ctrl+Alt+I on Windows or you can go to the Image pull-down menu and here select Image Size.

In the Image Size dialog we want to focus-in on the Pixel Dimensions. And the reason we want to do that is because if the image is going to be viewed on a monitor, well we can't change the resolution. In other words we don't need to worry about the Document Size or the Resolution. Now I know that kind of sounds counterintuitive, bu...

Preparing images for the web and email
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Preparing images for the web and email provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Photographers

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Photography
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Photoshop
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