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Adobe Photoshop is a digital image editing application for the Internet, print, and other new media disciplines. Photoshop editing skills have a broad relevancy. Social Media is extremely popular in today’s society. Sites like Pinterest, Facebook, LiveJournal, Model Mayhem, LinkedIn, Photo.net all have size limitations for images. With the ever expanding social media, Photoshop has many tools and effects that allow users to alter and enhance photos.
This Instructables article will show you how to resize two different ways, crop, and desaturate a photo using Adobe Photoshop with a PC or Mac. Below you will find a video that demonstrates how to desaturate a photo.
Step 1: Step 1: How to resize a photo (1st option)
Open Adobe Photoshop, which should look like this.
Step 2: Step 2
On the menu bar, click on “File” and then choose the “Open” option.
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Click ‘Libraries’ and the double-click on ‘Pictures Library’.
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Double-click on ‘Sample Pictures’
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At this point we will be using a sample picture of penguins to illustrate further usage. This is a default picture that comes with all PCs, if you have a Mac do not worry, you may choose any photo of your liking in your photo library. Double click on the penguin picture to select photo and the penguin photo will appear in Photoshop.
Step 6: Step 6
Go to the menu bar and click on ‘File’ then choose the ‘Save for Web and Devices’ option
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On the ‘Save for Web’ window, check if the present option is set to ‘JPEG High’. If not click the down arrow on the preset option and choose the ‘JPEG High’ option.
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In the Image Size section of the window, change the percentage setting and press Enter (ex. 100% to 50%)
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Click Save to replace the original image
Step 10: Step 1: How to resize a photo (Option 2)
Go to the menu bar and click on ‘Image’ then choose the ‘Image Size’ option.
Step 11: Step 2
In the Image Size, adjust the pixel dimension by picking either a new width or height (ex. if the width was 1000 pixels change to 800 pixels). When you change one dimension, the other is automatically adjusted.