How to Resize Images in iPhoto

iPhoto is a digital photo studio that assists you with organizing, editing, sharing and printing your photos by offering multiple features. It also provides various options when saving photos such as changing the name, type, size and quality of a photo. You can choose iPhoto default settings of small, medium and large to change the size of a photo, or you can choose Custom to set up the size you desire for the photo.

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Choose the resize options from Export.
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Choose Import to Library...
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Choose Import to Library... from the drop-down list under the File tab.

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Locate a photo and click Import.
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In the Import Photos window, navigate to a photo you want to resize and click Import to bring the photo into the library. You are allowed to select and import multiple photos at the same time.

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Select the photo you want to resize.
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Click Photos under Library on the left sidebar and then click the photo you want to resize from the selection of photos that appear. There may be only one if you have only imported one to your photo library.

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Click Export...
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Choose Export... from the drop-down list under the File tab to open the Export window.

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Choose an image type from Kind.
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Choose an image type from the drop-down list next to Kind to change to a different exportation type. For example, you may start with a JPEG and choose TIFF.

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Click Custom to resize the photo.
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Click Custom from the drop-down list next to Size to customize the size of the image yourself. Alternatively, you can choose from among Small, Medium or Large as a means of resizing the original photo by using the iPhoto default settings.

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Choose whether you will resize the image based on width, height, or overall dimensions.
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Choose width, height or dimension from the Max drop-down list as shown in the example to set up the value for the resized photo. Max refers to the maximum value for the option you choose. Choose "dimension" as an example.

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Type a value in the Max dimension box.
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Type a pixel value in the ofpxbox. Dimension resizes the photo based on the value you enter, which becomes the new dimension of the longer edges of the photo, and the photo will be resized and kept to scale. For example, type 400 as the px value to resize a photo with an original size of 4160 x 3120 to 400 x 300.

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Type the name and choose a location for the exported photo.
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Type the name of the photo to be exported in the Save As box and choose a path to save the photo in the Where field. Click OK to complete the resize and exportation.

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