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Re: dpi for digital negatives

Thank you for your help, Sandy. I really appreciate it very much.

"Dogs come when they are called; cats take a message and get back to you later."
Mary Bly

----- Original Message ----- From: "Sandy King" <sanking@clemson.edu>
To: <alt-photo-process-l@usask.ca>
Sent: Monday, October 29, 2007 1:19 PM
Subject: dpi for digital negatives


If you are printing the negative on an inkjet printer there is no need to use more than 360 dpi at the printing size for Epson printers.

You would need more resolution if making the negatives with other types of output, imagesetter, Lambda, etc.

Sandy King

At 12:34 PM -0700 10/29/07, Marilyn Dalrymple wrote:
Can I ask what dpi setting is the best for non-silver, digitally printed negatives, please?