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Vintage photographs - DPI?

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Re: Vintage photographs - DPI?

Posted: 17 Oct 2012 6:18AM GMT
Classification: Query
I've been scanning at 1200 dpi. In many older, smaller photos, there is a surprising amount of detail that just sn't seen when the photo is small. When scanned in at 1200 dpi, you are able to increase photo size quite easily. If the detail is there, you will see it in the enlargement.

Should you decide to turn your photos into video family trees, the 1200 dpi photos work fantastically. If you use 300, many times you see pixelization in the photos
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akcorcoran 19 Jan 2012 3:54PM GMT 
akcorcoran 19 Jan 2012 5:39PM GMT 
ron_mesnard 23 Jan 2012 5:48PM GMT 
irishman102 15 Mar 2012 7:38AM GMT 
lgonzale67 17 Oct 2012 12:18PM GMT 
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