1. F

    Image appears smaller in Photoshop than in Mac Preview

    My first post and probably a stupid question but I just can't understand this: Why do my photos look a lot smaller at 100 % zoom in Photoshop than on the web or Mac preview? When I check the image size and DPI they are exactly the same (for example 1500x1000 pixels, 72 DPI). Please help me...
  2. K

    Can someone help me increase the resolution on this image?

    We want to have this printed on pint glasses for our wedding, and the company doing it said they need it to be at least 300 dpi. We pretty much exhausted our photoshop skills making the image. Can anyone help us?
  3. M

    Need help with Road Sign resolution

    Hey everyone! I designed a couple signs in photoshop, and sent it to the graphic design company. This is my first time doing this, so there are going to be some glitches. The issue I am having is tone of the signs needs to be 12 by 8 feet, the other 8 x 8 feet with 100 dpi. When I sent the...
  4. I

    High Ends Scans of Antique Photos for Digital Restoration

    I own CS3 & CS6 and have completed some basic restoration work, but I have two 1870s Carte de Viste images that will require 3rd party restoration and colorization. As each is small, both being around 2.25" x 4", I am interested in scanning them at a very high optical dpi so as to enlarge them...
  5. Rekov

    Illustrator Difficulties exporting from Illustrator at a specific DPI

    Answered: Difficulties exporting from Illustrator at a specific DPI I am attempting to export a raster version of my Illustrator file, which is 3 inches wide by 4.5 inches tall. I am trying to export the image at 1200 dpi, so it would be 3600 pixels by 5400 pixels. Whenever I try to do this...
  6. A

    How to reduce PDF size (Photoshop)

    So i created a flyer for my cousin, quite new to PS. Only ever really saved in JPG before. No matter what i do, i can not reduce the file size for this. - I have tried reducing image size from 300 dpi to 100. - I have tried 'smallest file size' option when saving. - Watched YouTube Videos...
  7. M

    Scanning, DPI issues with resizing a layer.

    Hi there, working on a project for a DJ friend of mine, he asked if I could put 50 12" sleeves on one canvas 10x5 with a gap and drop shadow on them, now I did some product photography last year so know the basics of outlining the sleeve and arranging multiple layers then smart object for the...
  8. N

    Laggy & crashy computer/photoshop

    I really am not sure what is going on, but it seems to be related to files. The first time it happened was when I was working on an especially large file around 1gb and suddenly the whole computer started to lag to the point I was barely able to save it, mouse would barely move (refreshing every...
  9. L

    Won A Design Contest Need Help Getting My Design Ready For Printing

    I won a shirt design contest and they suggested I send in a vector image but I don't have a copy of Illustrator and I designed it in Photoshop. So they said bitmap images were fine but they have to be 300 DPI and be at least the same size it's going to be on the shirt. My problem is...
  10. Z

    any way to retain the vectors of PSD smart objects for printing?

    any way to retain the vectors of PSD smart objects for print? I am not sure how to summarize my problem well into one sentence, I will simply describe my workflow and my goal I draw the comics in AI, compose everything into square boxes of different sizes. Copy the AI vectors into a PSD...
  11. P

    Photoshop DPI question

    I have a very large file (psb) for print, can i change the dpi to lets say 50 and work on it that way, and when it is finished change it back to 150dpi without losing quality? It is way easier to work that way, sincs working at 150 is immensely slow. Thanks!
  12. Z1000

    Crop affects dpi in Photoshop CS5?

    I'm prepairing big file for printing, A1 format, 7016*9933px at 300dpi. I wasn't completely satisfied with result, so I needed to crop edges a bit, but that affected dpi resolution which changed to 2.5dpi and it allows me to raise it only to 76dpi but I need 300 for printing. Then I've upscaled...
  13. Marcia Funebre

    Web graphics and Retina/4k displays

    Traditionally, we created web graphics in screen resolution which for the most part translated to 72 DPI. With the arrival of HD displays such as Retina and 4k monitors I see some shift happening. In order to guarantee optimum display of web design elements wouldn't we have to offer them in...
  14. E

    Does multiple scaling cause resolution loss?

    Hello everyone, I had an 18MP picture (3456x5184 pixles) and I was trying to fit it into an A1 canvas of a 100 dpi so I used free transformation to scale it down. Later on, I have decided to make the canvas of 150 dpi instead of 100. Would increasing the resolution now make my picture look...
  15. S

    Printing DPI What PPI?

    I am getting a large poster printed. The place I am getting it printed says the printer is 150dpi. What PPI should I use for my image? I have tried to upload a image that is 150PPI and it gave me an error saying invalid file type. 72PPI and 144PPI worked though. Is there someway of working out...
  16. A

    Need help with a resolution problem

    Hey all. I'm new to the forum, and not too great at photoshop yet, so thanks in advance for any help. I can really use it. I'm having a problem getting a photo to look good in the project I'm currently working on. It's a stock photo of a large painting and I got it off the web. It said it was...
  17. W

    Resultion in Photoshop image is not the same after saving

    Hello, I am coding the html for a client who has provided me with a PSD file. One of the pages in the PSD is the print version of a page. When I go in the menu to look at the image size, I see 8.5 wide by 11 in high, resolution: 72ppi. My problem is that when I cut the top banner (which is...
  18. I

    Scaning images

    Im not sure if i have placed this in the right place or if i need to be asking other people but i am looking to get a scanner printer for use at home so i can scan hand drawn images and printed images such as photos or other such media, to create things like logos (web) and posters/art (photo...