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I have 14.7 megapixel camera & the file sizes are too large

by ericv95 / October 5, 2009 5:50 AM PDT

Is there free software for editing? I just wan tot be able to reduce the file size so I can upload pictures to websites such as ebay or craigslist. The camera takes beautiful photos but I cant list anything on ebay unless I figure out how to reduce the file size. Any help or suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

EV

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The few I use. TITLES ONLY.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 5, 2009 6:50 AM PDT
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Re: files to big
by Kees Bakker / October 8, 2009 6:03 PM PDT

My Canon has a picture quality setting for such cases. I could use a lower one when making a picture for eBay then when making a picture I would like to print on 20x30". This directly translates to file size.

Kees

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My camera is a Cannon as well
by ericv95 / October 9, 2009 12:19 AM PDT
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Great idea! I'll read my manual(What a novel idea.)
Thanks for the help.

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