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My wife does newsletters, websites, posters, etc.
For community organizations
When she goes to meetings
She uses a simple 6-year-old point & shoot for photos
Auto-everything, jpeg, low resolution
Good enough for on-line under 800 pixel long side images?
When she makes large (24×36) posters & programs
She brings out the big gun
That would be me and my D800E
I’m the tech guy around here
When she brings home an image
I do a 5-10 minute post-processing job
And the result is more than good enough
For internet low-res display
Case in point – what I just finished for one of her newsletters
Modern post-processing tools are magical
Before & After LR5
Click image for 1600 pixels wide (the above is 450 pixels)
The actual version is 3,648 wide
Better than good enough for this small-scale web display
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