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My artwork resolution is low, what now?
My artwork resolution is low, what now?

Low-resolution artwork is a complicated yet simple problem with multiple solutions

Merishe Ferreira avatar
Written by Merishe Ferreira
Updated over a week ago

One of the worst problems to have is a low resolution image, luckily it is actually very easy to fix in most cases.

Below are a few methods on how to get your resolution to print-ready status:

Method 1: Use Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop is one of the easiest tools through which you can fix your image quality. Here is how you can increase your image resolution, fixing the pesky low-resolution problem:

Launch Photoshop and click on the "File" button.

  1. Open the file that you wish to edit.

  2. Go to the "Image" tab at the top and choose the option "Image Size."

  3. In the emerging box, choose a suitable value of the "Width" and "Height" of the image. That means: Make the image the size that image is in your end product design.

  4. Also, adjust your resolution to 300dpi (pixels/inch).

  5. Lastly, click on "OK" and save your file to the device.

*Remember to relink it in your design.

Method 2: Resize your image with Adobe Express

The easiest way to get the best quality image is to google it and download the largest image size from the original source. Alternatively, you can upload your image to Adobe Express and resize it.

  1. When prompted upload/drag and drop your image

  2. Under "Resize for" select custom

  3. Under Width (px) x Height (px) fill in the pixel dimensions

    (TAKE NOTE: to get your mm value in pixels, click here for a converter)

  4. Select download and insert the large image into your design.

Here are a few standard values:
50mm: 189px

90mm: 341px

100mm: 378px

148mm: 560px

210mm: 794px

297mm: 1123px

420mm: 1588px

1000mm: 3780px

2000mm: 7560px

3000mm: 11339px

Method 3: Fix Low-Quality Photos by Using Wondershare Repairit

Another method to effectively increase your image resolution is to use the Wondershare Repairit. This tool is a wondrous choice for fixing the various aspects of your image, such as images suffering a loss of resolution due to damage.

That's right! With Wondershare Repairit - Photo Repair, you can undo all the damage done to your photo just with the help of a single click. The following are its main features you may want to know:

Proceed as mentioned below to fix low-quality photos using Wondershare Repairit.

Step 1: Addition of Files

The first step after launching the program on your device is to add the image which lost resolution due to damage. You can do so by clicking on the "Add Files" button that shall be visible on the screen. Browse to the storage location, or simply drag and drop to the interface.

add photo

Step 2: Repairing Files

Once you have selected the files to be repaired, the program shall view them. Click on the "Repair" button to begin the repair process. Repairit will fix your photos in no time.

repair photos

Step 3: Saving to Device

When the process has concluded, the program shall preview the repaired files. You can check them to see if they meet the mark, and then click on "Save" to save them to your device.

save photos


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