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Does anyone know of imaging editing software that ...

by JMFlatt / August 22, 2009 10:33 AM PDT

Does anyone know of imaging editing software that will allow me to divide an original image into uniform rectangles which can each then be printed in a larger size, say A-4? While there are lots of jig-saw and puzzle-making programs, I can't find one that will allow me to create a collage of uniformly-sized elements larger than the original.

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 4, 2009 1:34 AM PDT

I did the following. I would resize the image (DPI, size, etc) with IRFANVIEW and then print it at 1:1 size and let it print out the sheets then cut and paste the whole thing on the wall because we didn't have a wide 36 or 48 inch printer.

Would that do the trick?

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Does anyone know of imaging editing software that...
by JMFlatt / September 4, 2009 9:05 AM PDT
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R. Proffitt
Thanks for your suggestion.
I have since found a piece of free software (Posteriza) which really does exactly what I want - and very simply too. I'd recommend it.
Cheers!

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Your printer
by PhotoMan / September 6, 2009 3:52 AM PDT

Check your printer settings. My Canon allows me to print in tiled sections. I recently make a 33"x102" banner using it (36- 8 1/2x11 sheets).

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Your printer
by JMFlatt / September 6, 2009 7:22 AM PDT
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G'day, PhotoMan!
Thanks! I have a Canon iP5200 so I will check-out your suggestion. Cheers, mate!

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Your Printer
by JMFlatt / September 6, 2009 7:32 AM PDT
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Hey! PhotoMan!
Great! So simple... Your suggestion re the printer settings also did the job... Thanks!

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