How can I tell how big my current image is?
You can get details of how big your image is in px by checking the properties of the file. Locate the file on your hard drive or media card, click the right mouse button, scroll down to 'Properties' and click your left mouse button, assuming you are using XP/Visa click the 'Summary' tab and this will display the properties of your image. Use the table below to work out whether the picture can be used big enough for the magazine.
How big should I supply my image sizes?
To work out how big your digital image can be used in the magazine, we have supplied a chart below showing the maximum size we can use your digital image(s) based on the mega pixel setting your on your camera.
|Megapixel||Resolution||Width (cm)||Width (inches)|
|All the above measurements are approximate and based on a print resolution of 250 pixels per inch (2.54cm)
Example 1600px / 250px(1 inch) = 6.4(inches)
|1||1280 x 960px||13cm||5.12inch|
|2||1600 x 1200px||16.26cm||6.4inch|
|3||2048 x 1536px||20.81cm||8.19inch|
|4||2240 x 1680px||22.76cm||8.96inch|
|5||2560 x 1920px||26.01cm||10.24inch|
|6||3032 x 2008px||30.81cm||12.12inch|
|7||3072 x 2304px||31.21cm||12.28inch|
|8||3264 x 2448px||33.16cm||13.05inch|