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Old 08-08-2010, 05:40 PM
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What do these things mean?

What is the difference between pixel dimensions and document size?

Is the document size the PHYSICAL size that the image will print at?

I want my image to print at roughly 60 x 40 cm. Are the settings I have used in the screenshot correct?

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Old 08-08-2010, 06:21 PM
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The number of pixels x and y is just that, nothing to do with printed size.

The number of pixels/inch determines document size (assuming you are printing 1:1 ratio). In this case, the settings are correct.
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Old 08-08-2010, 06:29 PM
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Thanks Fred.

How big can I print a photograph out of a 5D MKII and still keep good resolution?

I have to keep the converted JPEG DPI (PPI) at 200
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The figure quoted seems to be to print at about 300 pixels per inch for high quality, 150 ppi for OK quality.
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