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clicknimagine Plus
10 723 101 India
17 Apr 2020 11:24AM
Can anybody suggest me the best possible way without loosing quality to resize an image of 25mb (6000x4000 px) to 4mb with minimum 1000px on the longest dimension...

Or is there any dedicated software beside photoshop to do the same...
ensign 13 224 1 United Kingdom
17 Apr 2020 12:43PM
Hi Clicknimage,

If you have Photoshop it can be done via the drop down under image.
Just select image size and fill the data.

Bernard.
silverscot 7 193 Scotland
17 Apr 2020 12:54PM
Hi Clicknimage,
Have used {hotozoom Pro for this, sharpness is improved when used for reduction. Various options for reduction including pixel.
clicknimagine Plus
10 723 101 India
17 Apr 2020 12:59PM
Bernard, i can't see any option for resulting image size in MBs, i am using photoshop cc currently...
ensign 13 224 1 United Kingdom
17 Apr 2020 1:20PM
Hi Clicknimage,. I just use the pixels count box and insert the number ie1000.
mrswoolybill Plus
14 2.4k 2288 United Kingdom
17 Apr 2020 1:31PM
Somnath, you say you want a minimum of 1000 pixels on the longest side. My approach would be to resize to 1000 pixels and see what that gives in MBs. If significantly below 4 MB, you can increase pixel size until you get to that level. If above 4MB then reduce image quality until you get there.
clicknimagine Plus
10 723 101 India
17 Apr 2020 1:37PM
Moira i am looking for a solution instantly where i can pre select the resulting image size in MBs...

As you have said Moira, i can do it but in several attempts...
Philh04 Plus
15 2.2k United Kingdom
17 Apr 2020 2:03PM
Photoshop... Save for web?

File > Export > Save for Web (Legacy)...
chase Plus
15 1.9k 479 England
17 Apr 2020 8:53PM
This might help but the narrative is a little on the east side and his explanation is not brill.
17 Apr 2020 10:20PM
Trial and error with the Image size box in PS CC, set it to 'Preserve details 2.0' - 1367 pixels longest side x 1022 pixels shortest side, gives an image of 4Mb. This seems to work whatever the pixels/inch ratio is.
dark_lord Plus
16 2.7k 706 England
18 Apr 2020 5:14PM
I've taken a screenshot in Lightroom of the export dialog.
You can specify dimensions and put a limit on file size.
I don't have PS on this machine but I guess there's somehting similar.
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