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Old Mar 15, 2006, 12:36 PM   #1
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No matter if i take all my photos in hi res (8.0 mp, extra fine), all the photos are in 72 dpi? somebody can tell me why???
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Old Mar 15, 2006, 4:40 PM   #2
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That's because it's common resolution (smallest pixel size) what screens can show... so as you see that's quite much lower than what's used in printing where 250/300dpi is commonly used.

That value itself doesn't affeect to content of image in any way.
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Yep. You could think of 72 dpi as "viewing resolution," and the size you decide to print will determine the "printing resolution."
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