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How can i imorove the Image qualityt? My camera image size has always been set on 'large & fine' which tranlates into a 300dpi image when I open it in Photoshop. Suddenly, large and fine only puts out a 180dpi image. Do you know what might have happened to lower the image quality?

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Re: How can i imorove the Image qualityt? My camera...

Actually, you should not have to resort to RAW to get it. Best pixel quality in both RAW *and* JPG LARGE FINE modes on this camera are listed on both the camera and in the manual at a resolution of 3456 x 2304. However, since not even Canon Tech support knew the answer I don't blame ya LOL. Figured it out myself. It only gives 8MP JPGs in the advanced modes. Any of the basic modes will give a max of 4MPs, and I used the macro function a lot - thus my 4MPs. :)

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Thx Slimsl - I shouldn't have to shoot in RAW to get my 8MP resolution. Especially not since it tells me on both the camera and in the manul that JPG on L mode (fine) also has a 3456 x 2304 resolution, just like RAW.
I believe I narrowed it down, though by trying a few different things. Looks like it won't do 8MPs in the BASIC modes. I will only get it shooting in the ADVANCED modes (P, Av, Tv etc).

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Re: How can i imorove the Image qualityt? My camera...

Best qulity you can get with canon 350d is RAW format, but you cant shoot raw in automatic mode , when you switch camera to manual mode you will see raw option is enabled. if not JPEG (EXIF 2.21) - Fine will capture your images at 8MPX with 3456 x 2304 resolution.

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