Printing enlargements: How big can you go?

An utterly non-technical discussion about getting big prints from your camera. The Question: A common question heard from budding photographers is “How big can I print from my [insert megapixels here] camera? Printing your first enlargement is a nervous affair....

Preparing files for a wrapped triptych canvas

Triptychs are wonderful, I reckon.  You know, one photo chopped into three parts and hung as three separate photos?  They are groovy.  Not just triptychs either – you can have diptychs (two segments), quadtychs, quintychs, etc.  Yeah, yeah, I made those last two...

Printing big

A couple of days ago I found myself with some time to kill (early for an appointment) in Brisbane’s CBD.  So I went for a leisurely walk, with no particular purpose other than the faint hope of finding a bakery (mmm … baked goods …). If I had found a...

Canvas is great!

I often see photographers on forums saying “I’m thinking about getting a canvas printed – is this photo good enough?” There’s a very simple rule here:  If you like it on screen, you’ll LOVE it on canvas. Canvas is wonderful. ...