How large can you print a 12MP photo?

How large can you print a 12MP photo?

Megapixels vs. Maximum Print Size Chart

Megapixels Pixel Resolution* Print size @ 150ppi**
8 3264 x 2448 21.76″ x 16.32″
10 3872 x 2592 25.81″ x 17.28″
12 4290 x 2800 28.60″ x 18.67″
16 4920 x 3264 32.80″ x 21.76″

Is 12MP enough for printing?

If you’re doing the kind of printing most people are, you don’t need a gazillion megapixels. The 10 and 12mp cameras are more than enough for those working up through the sizes the desktop inkjets can produce, and even the 6mp cameras, used well, can produce very nice images at those sizes.

Is 12MP enough for photos?

12 megapixels is sufficient for almost all consumers and content creators. This allows enough resolution to create print a 12″ x 16″ photo. And 12MP is larger than you’ll ever need for online sharing.

How big can you print megapixel?

Viewing Distance

Image Size Pixel Dimensions Excellent
17.9 MP 3456 x 5184 Up to 24×36
21.0 MP 3744 x 5616 Up to 30×40
30 MP 4480 x 6720 Up to 30×45
36.3 MP 4912 x 7360 Up to 40×60

What is the maximum print size for 24 megapixel?

24 megapixels is the sweet spot for value and can produce a beautiful fine art print at 20 x 30 inches or a huge canvas print 60 inches wide.

How big of a print can you make with 16 megapixels?

If you recall that 220 DPI is the maximum discernible resolution to the human eye from 18″ away, then if you are already making 16″ x 20″ prints at 180 DPI with your 16 Megapixel camera, moving beyond about 24 Megapixels will not yield any noticeable improvement in print quality either as you will just be going beyond the 220 DPI limit.

What’s the maximum size of an image at 200ppi?

At 200ppi, the maximum print size becomes: 3266 / 200 = 16.33 inches 2450 / 200 = 12.25 inches If you know how to use image editing software like Photoshop, you can “cheat” even more by increasing the image size, and even doubling the number of pixels in the image.

How big is a 16 megapixel digital camera?

If you have a 16 megapixel digital camera & the maximum image size it offers at 4608 x 3456 pixels settings. Means, it is perfect for a print size of 15.36” x 11.52” at 300 dpi resolution. Certainly more than what an average user would ever need for printing everyday photos.

How big of an image can you print at 72 dpi?

Certainly more than what an average user would ever need for printing everyday photos. If you want to print a billboard at 72 dpi, the same image size will be good enough for a 64” x 48” print. Photo labs recommend at least 250 dpi input for normal prints.

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