Oct, 2014 9:27 am

Do You Know What Your Jpegs are Doing?

2022-01-27T11:37:41-08:00By |Digital Image Files|Comments Off on Do You Know What Your Jpegs are Doing?

Are you storing your image files as JPEGS? If so, you may inadvertently be losing clarity and detail over time, compromising print quality. It is a surprisingly little know fact that JPEGS are NOT a particularly great way to store your artwork files. For anyone who edits their own artwork images, you may be surprised to [...]

Sep, 2014 1:27 pm

Scanning and Photographing Artwork to Make Prints

2022-01-27T11:38:30-08:00By |Digital Image Files|Comments Off on Scanning and Photographing Artwork to Make Prints

Is scanning or photographing artwork better for reproductions? You want to make your painting or drawing into a full size reproduction, or maybe made into art cards. How do you know if you should get your artwork scanned or get it captured (digitally photographed)? Scanning: Scanning provides much higher resolution images - up to 6400 dpi [...]

Jan, 2014 12:12 pm

How to scan or photograph your art

2022-01-28T09:31:13-08:00By |Digital Image Files|1 Comment

Want to try creating your own digital files for art cards and press prints? Here is what you need to know to photograph artwork and get good results. Camera Settings If you have a RAW setting on your camera, use it. If not, put your camera on its highest quality and image size settings. More [...]