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Genuine Fractals

There are several programs available that can do a better job of enlarging images than Photoshop, and if you often need to do that kind of work you should definitely consider getting hold of one. For the following example I used Genuine Fractals (by onOne software), which acts as a Photoshop plug-in and is available for both PC and Mac platforms. Genuine Fractals allows you to save an image either in a lossless or almost lossless condition.

As your Web image will not bear any more loss than it has already been subjected to, let us assume you would want to save it in lossless format. When you reopen it, you can specify a resolution and size that are considerably larger than the original, and end up with a much better result than ...

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