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2018 MTS Calendar Contest - posted on 12th Nov 2017 at 8:48 PM
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#1 Old 6th Nov 2017 at 7:53 AM
Default Good Screenshot/Photo editing program?
Hi all,
I've been wanting to build and upload houses to the download forums, however, my applications are turned down because the photos are too small, and when i enlarge them, they go blurry and pixelated.

Does anyone know of any free screenshot/editing programs? I'm not too fussed, as long as it's completely safe, free and produces good quality pictures.

Admin, please move this post if it doesn't belong in this forum. I didn't know where else to put it.

Thanks
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#2 Old 6th Nov 2017 at 8:29 AM
First off, you can't take a small picture, enlarge it, and retain the same amount of sharpness. It WILL be blurry. You can take a large picture and make it smaller and keep most sharpness, but not the other way around.

GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a free and popular alternative to Photoshop: https://www.gimp.org/downloads/.

If you're looking for just a simple screenshot annotation tool, try Greenshot: http://getgreenshot.org/downloads/
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#3 Old 6th Nov 2017 at 10:06 AM
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Originally Posted by ajaxsirius
First off, you can't take a small picture, enlarge it, and retain the same amount of sharpness. It WILL be blurry. You can take a large picture and make it smaller and keep most sharpness, but not the other way around.

GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a free and popular alternative to Photoshop: https://www.gimp.org/downloads/.

If you're looking for just a simple screenshot annotation tool, try Greenshot: http://getgreenshot.org/downloads/


Thank you
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