About Resizing Pictures

Resizing pictures can be made very easy with online tools such as However, there are a few things to note when shrinking or enlarging a photo for the web.

You cannot enlarge a small photograph without experiencing Pixelation, where the image looks jagged, blurry, or both. To eliminate pixellation, you will need a higher quality (higher resolution) picture to start with. If you still have the original picture from your digital camera, it will most likely be large enough to work with - it's always best to make a large picture smaller than to try to expand a small picture, because making a photo bigger will almost always result in loss of quality and clarity.

Picture Resize help

If you are having difficulty performing a picture resize, please take a look at the instructions on our home page. The basic steps are outlined below:
  1. To resize your picture, first choose a picture by clicking the "Browse..." (or "Choose File") button on the main page and clicking the picture you want to resize.
  2. Select your resize settings by using the options that appear after choosing a picture
  3. Click the 'click here to resize' button

If you continue to have trouble with the resizer, feel free to Contact us.

If you need more information on shrinking or enlarging pictures on your computer, the following links may be helpful:

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Note: Pictures are left on our servers for a maximum of 20 minutes, at which point they are deleted entirely.