What is image size?


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What is image size?

In this exercise, I am going to lay out the basic concept of image size inside of Photoshop. This is one of these core topics that you've got to wrap your brain around before you can make any meaningful sense of the program. So here is how it works. Image size is the dimensions of your image, that is how many pixels wide, and how many pixels tall. And we care about pixels more than the other measurements, more than inches and centimeters, and all that stuff that means something in print, but doesn't have any meaning on screen.

So this very simple concept. How wide is the image? How tall is the image in pixels? That's image size. But it begs a lot of questions. For example, how many pixels do you need? How many pixels should you capture with your digital camera? How many pixels should you be scanning? What resolution value should you use? How many pixels do you need for smooth output? What if you don't have enough? Can you add more pixels inside Photoshop? Should you ever subtract pi...

What is image size?
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What is image 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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