How to Crop & Resize a Photo to Exact Dimensions using Photoshop

How to resize a photo to the exact dimensions using the crop tool in Photoshop.

Resizing a photo has become an essential skill with the adoption of social media as people are finding more need for imagery to fit certain spaces online like facebook, instagram, twitter and LinkedIn to name a few.  Since Photoshop is most used for editing the photos, and if not then most of the other photo editing software has a similar interface, I decided to share how I resize photos to the exact dimensions.

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Perfect pictures with picture element

One of the biggest challenge of responsive web design are images. In the quest ofpicture tag in html5 delivering crisp images web designers and developers have increased the size of data being transferred for images. Since images attribute to 60% of the bandwidth used to optimize the user experience it is important to have the ability to show different image sizes on different devices.  Images are one of the biggest obstacles in implementing truly responsive web design. Different solutions have been suggested to overcome the problem of implementing responsive images in web design. One of the solution, using srcset attribute, was discussed in a earlier postContinue reading “Perfect pictures with picture element”

Got a great idea? – get $10 million support from Google

Google as part of it’s 10th anniversary if offering $10 million as a reward for changing world’s best ideas into products. The project is called “Project 10 to the 100th”. Participants can submit ideas in 7 categories. They include

  1. Community: How can we help connect people, build communities and protect unique cultures?Google project10tothe100
  2. Opportunity: How can we help people better provide for themselves and their families?
  3. Energy: How can we help move the world toward safe, clean, inexpensive energy?
  4. Environment: How can we help promote a cleaner and more sustainable global ecosystem?
  5. Health: How can we help individuals lead longer, healthier lives?
  6. Education: How can we help more people get more access to better education?
  7. Shelter: How can we help ensure that everyone has a safe place to live?
  8. Everything else: Sometimes the best ideas don’t fit into any category at all.

How to submit and to read the rules continue reading…

Got a great idea? – get $10 million support from Google

Google as part of it’s 10th anniversary if offering $10 million as a reward for changing world’s best ideas into products. The project is called “Project 10 to the 100th”. Participants can submit ideas in 7 categories. They include

  1. Community: How can we help connect people, build communities and protect unique cultures?Google project10tothe100
  2. Opportunity: How can we help people better provide for themselves and their families?
  3. Energy: How can we help move the world toward safe, clean, inexpensive energy?
  4. Environment: How can we help promote a cleaner and more sustainable global ecosystem?
  5. Health: How can we help individuals lead longer, healthier lives?
  6. Education: How can we help more people get more access to better education?
  7. Shelter: How can we help ensure that everyone has a safe place to live?
  8. Everything else: Sometimes the best ideas don’t fit into any category at all.

How to submit and to read the rules continue reading…