Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Recent Posts
[Today at 01:35:01 AM]

[Yesterday at 08:05:04 PM]

[Yesterday at 04:52:27 PM]

[Yesterday at 04:43:11 PM]

[Yesterday at 10:23:14 AM]

[July 28, 2014, 06:20:04 AM]

[July 26, 2014, 11:03:34 PM]

[July 24, 2014, 05:55:17 AM]

[July 24, 2014, 12:01:18 AM]

[July 21, 2014, 06:00:16 AM]
OPR Theme-o-matic

Locations of visitors to this page
Total Members: 853
New This Month: 12
New This Week: 2
New Today: 0
Sorry, you do not have permission to view pictures!
Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: Photobucket and the Forum  (Read 935 times)
G3User
OPR Resident Expert
****
Online Online

Location: Sydney, Australia
Posts: 493



« on: April 27, 2012, 01:59:48 AM »

I found out by accident some time ago that you can load full size images to Photobucket to display in a forum post rather than scaling it yourself
.
Photobucket will scale to produce two versions. The largest can have a long dimension of 1200 or so pixels and a smaller image 4-500 pixels. The smaller is shown on the forum page and if you click on it you will get to see the larger image.

With less compression the larger image is much easier to make a judgement on.

You can also right click on the forum image to get the option to copy the image, you actually get the larger image and can paste it into your editing program if you want to play with it.

Probably most old hands know but I can't recall seeing it mentioned anywhere

Athol
Logged
Hannie
Site Admin
*****
Offline Offline

Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Posts: 3420



WWW
« Reply #1 on: April 27, 2012, 03:02:40 AM »

Good information Athol. thanks for sharing.

Hannie
Logged

Hannie Scheltema
Distribution Coordinator
hannie@operationphotorescue.org
Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to: