Topic: Ideas

How to download best quality images from Facebook

Facebook has become the repository of choice for many people’s photos. The ease of upload and ability to share pictures has maintained this popularity.

For many times, viewing the photograph either in the ‘Post view’ or even going that one step further and viewing ‘Full Screen is sufficient. Viewed on a monitor, tablet or phone screen, the resolution and image size is generally sufficient. Facebook’s clever software resizes and adjusts the resolution pf the photo to suit this basic, digital world and reduce bandwidth needs (and you data use!)

But what if you need to access the original photo (or other image) as it was when it was uploaded?

There are times when the original resolution image is needed in is original glory (assuming it was not sized reduced before being uploaded). Perhaps you want to print the photo (think family gatherings when there are pics of your and the family you might want to put in a frame) or there are other instances, such as an artist wanting to draw bases on the photo/s. In this can supplying the best resolution possible is needed.

 

How to download highest resolution photos from Facebook

 

to download highest resolution images from facebook

The process to download full sized photos is simple.

When viewing the image on Facebook, kick the Options word (1)

From the menu select Download (2)

You can  then save the image to your computer or memory stick etc for sending or taking to a print shop.

The long file name will end in _o signifying this is the original, rather than _n which is the adjusted image for low resolution viewing.

Using this process you can easily get the best quality images from yours or friends Facebook Timelines and albums.

 

Time to caricature all your staff!

It is a ‘outside-the-box’ thinking business who decides to represent their staff as caricatures.

Like em? Yes they did!

Thank you! These look AMAZING! I can’t tell you how happy we all are with the finished product

Thanks again for all your help in coordinating this, and please pass along a giant thank you to Keimo as well.

Now is the time – staff profile pics on websites, staff awards, conference pictures, an alternative to photos on business cards… yes we do them all on a regular basis 🙂

staff caricatures

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A man, his bike and his dog caricature gift art

If anything represents freedom, this custom caricature drown from photos must come pretty close. What finer than a man, his bike and his dog pictured driving through open country (some poetic licence for those places where helmets are mandatory!)

This black and white artwork caricature was created as a gift by artist Harry.

man-and-dog-caricature-bw

Birthday caricature for pilot

Here is a great way to say happy birthday to a pilot with a gentle caricature by artist Harry.

As with all jobs we like to get the details right, so it is the exact model and color of aircraft.

So other than Xmas, if you know someone with a birthday coming up, think caricature for a memorable keepsake that will have price of place!

birthday caricature pilot

Caricature of a young woman

Here is a caricature of a young woman created by artist Keimo.

A caricature does not need to be too ‘busy’ to have an impact – often a simple image is best. A perfect gift idea for birthday or anniversary.

Browse more samples by Keimo here or start at the main site here

Caricature of a young woman