ARI Tech Tip: Using Apple’s Preview App to shrink images

Once upon a time when you captured a digital image you really didn’t have to worry about file size. Unless you had a very high end camera, the average photo file size just wasn’t large enough to be a problem. But today even our phone cameras can produce images in the 5 – 8 MB range. This image size is rarely needed except in certain print situations; i.e. poster size!  So what’s an easy way to shrink an image prior to embedding it into that PowerPoint we’re working so diligently on?  If you have a Mac, the built in Preview app can resize and shrink images easily!  Click below to see how.

ARI Tech Tip 4-5-16

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