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Forum topic by docholladay posted 08-08-2010 05:46 AM 669 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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docholladay

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08-08-2010 05:46 AM

I’m using PhotoBucket in order to post photos in my blog entries. However, only part of the photo is visible such as the following:

about half of the picture cuts off to the right. How do I fix/prevent this?

Thanks,

Doc

-- Hey, woodworking ain't brain surgery. Just do something and keep trying till you get it. Doc


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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 08-08-2010 05:50 AM

Crop the photos to no more than 800 pixels wide before you post them on PhotoBucket. Then when you link them to your blog they won’t be cut off.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#2 posted 08-08-2010 08:08 PM

I use Flickr, and have no problems…
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#3 posted 08-13-2010 02:45 AM

Good question Doc. and thank Charlie for the answer….BC

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#4 posted 08-13-2010 11:13 PM

I’m having the same problem. I took the picture at 640×480 pixels, and it crops off the right hand side of the photo.

I resized it using the photobucket editing, sized it down to 75%. Same thing.

I used to know how to do these things, but every time they update things I have to start over.

-- in the confusion, I mighta grabbed the gold ...

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