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Pete's Tips 5 - check image before upload


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Pete's Tips 5 - check image before upload

8 Nov 2008 9:57AM   Views : 382 Unique : 329

This is a quick way to see how a photo will look once it's uploaded before you upload it. many members at some point upload a photo and find it's not looking how they'd hopes. That's because your image editing program may display the image differently than the browser. To see instantly just drag the file from your desktop into your browser window and it will open and view like it will when it's been uploaded on ePHOTOzine. It's better if you set your profiles right in the first place, but this is a quick solution for those who haven't.

Tags: Upload Image Browser


Boyd 14 11.2k 11 Wales
8 Nov 2008 10:10AM
Also if you're using the Save For Web and Devices function in Photoshop there's a little button (preview your optimised image in a browser) at the bottom of the dialogue page which will open your image in your browser of choice - in CS4 there's a big button called preview which does the same thing.

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LisaRose 11 172 4 United States
8 Nov 2008 5:19PM
I just tried it. This is a great tip...thank you!
Coleslaw 12 13.4k 28 Wales
9 Nov 2008 10:23AM
You can use preview function of EPZ as well when you upload?
HPalin 10 30 Finland
13 Dec 2008 11:07PM
Also, in PS you can use Proof setup ->Monitor RGB and then click Proof Colors (Ctl-Y)

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