Re: Screen captures and sizing

Subject: Re: Screen captures and sizing
From: "Gene Kim-Eng" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: "Spectrum Writing " <SpectrumWriting -at- q -dot- com>, "TechWhirl List" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 18 May 2009 10:16:37 -0700

My guess is that your client is concerned about text in the screen
captures losing legibility as the image size is reduced. This is the
most common complaint I hear about screen capture resizing, and there's
not really much you can do about it, except to make the necessary
adjustments to the resolution of the original application display prior
to capture so that resizing is unnecessary. Rasterized text simply does
not scale well.

Gene Kim-Eng


----- Original Message -----
From: "Spectrum Writing " <SpectrumWriting -at- q -dot- com>
> Here is the current comment from a client: Generally, I would like to
> keep
> high quality of screen captures.
>
> Would like to suggest using a tool that can downscale the images with
> a
> smoothing function to keep high quality appearance. (as appear here,
> this is
> just sub-sampling with no smoothing.)

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Screen captures and sizing: From: Spectrum Writing

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