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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 11-19-2012, 11:48 PM Thread Starter
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posting clear pictures

How does everybody post these crystal clear pictures? Is it the quality of the camera or am I just doing something wrong? The pictures I take look extremely good on the computer but as soon as I resize them (to meet website resctrictions) and post them they look blurry??
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post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old 11-20-2012, 01:20 AM
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It's best to use external website to store pictures , like photobucket , flickr, snapfish and than use direct link from that website to post the pictures.

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post #3 of 8 (permalink) Old 11-20-2012, 06:00 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks kubalik....I will give that a shot.
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post #4 of 8 (permalink) Old 12-05-2012, 06:50 AM
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This is depends on your camera to make clear and great resuly of photos the professional photogrpahers are using high quality of cameras and make these photos best and natural look so this is why they captured best result of photos....
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post #5 of 8 (permalink) Old 01-09-2013, 09:51 PM
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kubalik, i will have to try that too. thank you!
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post #6 of 8 (permalink) Old 01-09-2013, 10:15 PM
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Most of the high quality pictures that you have seen are most likely taken from a dslr camera. It gets clean up and cropped through imaging software.

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post #7 of 8 (permalink) Old 01-16-2013, 07:02 PM
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Gear and proper software are important, but not as important as proper technique.
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post #8 of 8 (permalink) Old 01-17-2013, 12:11 AM
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I like the fact that you can now post a large photo, they resize it to make them all a standard size for display until you click on the top banner, before they would just reduce your shots by 25% automatically.

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