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    resizing makes the pictures look bad even in photoshop

    hi there people

    what should i do if my pictures in high res are looking bad after resizing them in high quality?

    any way to resize well?

    let me give you an example
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    Quote Originally Posted by shmeds View Post
    hi there people

    what should i do if my pictures in high res are looking bad after resizing them in high quality?

    any way to resize well?

    let me give you an example
    If you're making them larger, nothing. There's only so much information in a small picture and resizing them doesn't add any. There may be a better algorithm that gives better results. And if you want the best results resize by a simple arithmetic factor, like 2:1 or 1:2. Resizing by 1.4142136:1 will make it difficult for the extrapolation or interpolation algorithm to work. And always start out with the largest and best quality, and a png or bitmap.
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    I'm assuming you're resizing the large one down to the smaller one, right? That smaller image looks like it was resized with a poor algorithm. In Photoshop if you resize with Bicubic Automatic you'll get a much nicer image.

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    If you're using photoshop to make images small, just hold the shift button while making them smaller. Then you don't lose quality.

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    I use a free program call IfranView

    Just right click and open your picture which you want to resize with the program.

    Press Control + R and just select the Height and Width you want and save it.


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    hi

    finally a friend has found the problem:
    it was GIF in "indexed color" which he changed to RGB
    then saved in png and saved for the web perfectly

    tnx


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