A&P print sizes????

Discussion in 'Lifestyle' started by KillerJello, Jul 31, 2004.

  1. KillerJello

    KillerJello Guest

    Does anyone have a guide about what size you should print photos? Basically, I have a few digital cameras, and I would like a 'guide' on what print sizes should go with the MP rating on the camera. I want to print as big as I can without losing quality.

    I have a high end printer that prints REALLY nice photos, and the printer can print up to 14X20...
  2. Galactic Gigolo

    Galactic Gigolo New Member

    Nov 23, 2002
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    New Jersey
    Not that I really know much about the subject, but I've made quite a few 8x10s in the past that have come out beautiful while shooting at 4.0 megapixels :dunno:
  3. mojito

    mojito New Member

    Mar 8, 2003
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    2mp = 5x7
    3mp = 8x10 (with little to no cropping)
    4mp = 11x14 (with little to no cropping)
    5mp = 13x19 (with little to no cropping)

    this is just a genreality. SLR's will always be able to print larger files, becuase of the larger image sensor. My old 3mp D30 slr could print 11x14 that were sellable
  4. redna

    redna New Member

    Oct 24, 2001
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    If you've got a high quality printer, why dont you just try some of your 4mp shots at different sizes and see what you like?

    Personally I've turned a 5mp into a 36X28
  5. KillerJello

    KillerJello Guest

    i would waste so much ink it wouldnt be funny trying different sizes.. :)

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