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User currently offlineDonder10 From Canada, joined Oct 2001, 6659 posts, RR: 22
Posted (9 years 3 months 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 2615 times:

Hi,
I've had a request for a photo in a format of 300DPI but can't say that I'm too clued up on what this equates to in terms of image quality.Is there a formula involving DPI and image size?Is 300DPI roughly the standard for a print?
Thanks a lot,Alex

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User currently offlineRedfox From United Kingdom, joined Sep 2003, 172 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (9 years 3 months 1 day 8 hours ago) and read 2585 times:

Alex,

The information that you have been supplied may be partial, DPI stands for Dots Per Inch so to translate into pixels x pixels we need a size. A standard 6 x 4 photograph at 300dpi would require 6 x 300 and 4 x 300 size image. 1800 x 1200 size photograph would equal 6 x 4 at 300dpi.

Hope this helps

Stephen Fox


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