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DPI Resolution with Mac

taso 14 2 Canada
19 Apr 2008 3:54AM
I have a new I mac, and no matter what camera i use, it says my DPI is 72. I need 300 for some newspaper work i'm doing. Does anyone know how to do that without photoshop?

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_ 13 535 4 Virgin Islands, British
19 Apr 2008 10:17AM
What software are you using to edit your shots on the iMac?
Don't get hung up on dpi etc when sending shots to the press, just send them your edited shots as full size(i.e not interpolated up or down).

phil_24 12 532 2 England
21 Apr 2008 12:19AM
Open it in photoshop and then see what the dpi is.....i think you'll find its 300dpi but your screen shows it as 72dpi.

I have an imac and my photos are all 300dpi - but shown as 72dpi becuase of the screen (like most computers)
taso 14 2 Canada
21 Apr 2008 10:42PM
Thanks for your comments everyone! Very helpful.

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