Resolution is in the brushstrokes


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Resolution is in the brushstrokes

If you've ever reproduced a photograph with an inkjet printer, you've most likely learned the lesson that, as output size increases, greater image resolution is required. Most of us learned this lesson the hard way, by printing a low resolution image at a large size. The result is a blurry rendition of the image that looked sharp and crisp on-screen. The prevailing rule of thumb is that a photograph destined for printing must contain sufficient resolution for output at a specific size. These are wise words when printing a photograph, but you'll be surprised to learn that you can cheat this supposed commandment when interpreting a photo into a painting.

So what I want to do here is enlarge this image, so I can print a very large size of it out when I print it on a inkjet printer. And let's take a look at the current image size. So, 240 is a good resolution for inkjet printing, and right now if I printed this image out it would be roughly sixteen by ten inches, which is okay,...

Resolution is in the brushstrokes
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Resolution is in the brushstrokes provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by John Derry as part of the Digital Painting: Architecture

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Design
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Photoshop Wacom
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