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Maris, Why would one need to 'smart blur' a sky, and what reasons do you give for the "you should certainly sharpen"? Harvey Ferdschneider partner, SKID Photography, NYC "Maris V. Lidaka Sr." wrote: > You should certainly sharpen. Whether you need to smart blur depends on the > image, perhaps one with a large expanse sky or something similar. > > Maris > > ----- Original Message ----- > From: "john gale" <email@example.com> > To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> > Sent: Sunday, June 02, 2002 12:50 PM > Subject: Resolution and print quality > > > > [snipped] > > But what about some more general things that I've heard people refer > > to, but am not quite sure how they might help / hinder? In other > > words, what's the general process that people usually go through to > > get from a scanned image to a printed image? Say I get a 4000ppi > > negative scan, and want to print a 5x7 from it. This gives me > > roughly 800ppi, so I should scale it down to 720ppi. But what about > > other things that might increase the quality of the print? Should I > > sharpen / blur the image? Should I smart blur to get a more > > continuous tone? > > > > > > !john - Turn off HTML mail features. Keep quoted material short. Use accurate subject lines. http://www.leben.com/lists for list instructions.