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My pictures are only 72 DPI. How can I change the resolution to higher quality?

Is there a way to change the camera's settings so that my pictures are already at a higher quality, higher DPI, such as 300 DPI? Or do I need to do this w/Photoshop. I am interested in selling my artwork and the files need to be at around 300 DPI. Thank you.

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  • Chris Feb 21, 2012

    Okay, thanks. Yeah, I kinda figured it out by reading more articles online. The site I am going to submit my art is more concerned with PPI, and not DPI anyhow. Thx for your help!

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The dots per inch setting (DPI) is meaningful only when printing the picture. As such, the camera simply fills in a default value of 72. You can change it in Photoshop or any other photo editing program. The resolution setting on the camera only changes the number of pixels in the picture, not how you print it.

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