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#1 Frau Farbissina

Posted 30 November 2012 - 12:50 PM

Hi there

I have some photos that I am going use to make a couple of photo canvases for DH. I just would like the pictures to be enhanced as in colour/brightness adjusted and so on, so that they are at their best when printed. I have had a go myself, but not feeling too good about my results. Could someone please have ago for me? PLease keep them in the large size of possible.

thank you so much!   original.gif

Photo 1
Photo 2
Photo 3
Photo 4
Photo 5
Photo 6

ETA it appears that photo bucket has reduced their original size in the link above - anyone know where I can load them that will have them at their largest? TIA

Edited by Frau Farbissina, 30 November 2012 - 01:00 PM.

#2 follies

Posted 30 November 2012 - 01:00 PM

I know you want to keep them as big as possible but how big is the canvas?

#3 follies

Posted 30 November 2012 - 01:07 PM

Do you have bigger files? The one I just opened is approx 30cm to 27cm but only 72px per inch. To get it to print copy I need to get them to 300px per inch so I would have to bring the size down to 7cm2.

#4 Frau Farbissina

Posted 30 November 2012 - 01:11 PM

The canvas is 12x 12 inches

There will be 3 photos on each canvas.

Photos 3 and 6 will be larger on one half of the canvas, and the others wil each be smaller on the other half (2 pic each)

like this

The red is the part that will be wrapped around the frame

ETA Follies yes I do have larger ones, but it looks like photobucket reduced the ones I have linked to. I could email you the originals if you PM me your address?

Edited by Frau Farbissina, 30 November 2012 - 01:13 PM.

#5 follies

Posted 30 November 2012 - 01:12 PM

If you like I will pm you my email address. Email me the photos and I will get them done by the end of the day.

#6 follies

Posted 30 November 2012 - 01:17 PM

12 x 12 is really small for that design. I can edit them using indesign into that configuration and make it a pdf. Printers prefer using pdfs then jpg.

However they are such great photos I would do a canvas each with no white space.

#7 Frau Farbissina

Posted 30 November 2012 - 01:53 PM

Actually you're right, 12x12 will be rather small. I guess I could go larger! And I just realised that they will be 40% off if I get the order in by Sunday. I am using the software that is on the Harvey Norman website, so there are several configurations to choose from, I just need to drop the photos in.

#8 follies

Posted 30 November 2012 - 01:58 PM

How much is it with 40% off? Officeworks do it at a great price as well.

Also I pm'ed you my email.

#9 follies

Posted 30 November 2012 - 02:02 PM

Just checked it out, office works regular price is cheaper.

#10 Frau Farbissina

Posted 30 November 2012 - 02:05 PM


I'll check out office works too

i have emailed you, thank you!!  biggrin.gif

Edited by Frau Farbissina, 30 November 2012 - 04:02 PM.

#11 follies

Posted 30 November 2012 - 04:26 PM

Have emailed you the finished photos, hope you like them.

#12 Frau Farbissina

Posted 30 November 2012 - 11:15 PM

Yes, thank you follies - they are fabulous! I can't wait to see the finished product!  biggrin.gif

#13 josephe

Posted 14 May 2013 - 01:33 AM

I hope this helps, a great photo reducer I use is infranview. I use it for Facebook. It helps reduce a photo when it is too large and the photo does not get messed up when it is smaller. I used to try Microsoft Paint, but the picture never looked good doing this.

Edited by josephe, 14 May 2013 - 01:34 AM.

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