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web app screen shots - putting them on a picture of mac monitor - quality is awful

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Hi

I'm trying to make my own version of this image:
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when i take a screen shot and resize it, it looks awful and you cannot read any text etc
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any ideas what i'm doing wrong?
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by:Paul Sauvé
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why are you resizing?

here is the largest image I found for the Avada theme:Avada
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by:websss
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i'm resizing my tracking screen shot and trying to put inside the mac monitor

I dont want avada screen....i want my own screen
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Methinks your screen image is too small. Perhaps this larger one may do the trick (I also put it in tif format to conserve the transparent background): jpgapple-monitor.tif
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by:websss
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Thanks,
when i try this it looks good

What is the best way to make this image smaller without making it look awful?
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by:websss
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how did you make that image so big?
I need to do the same for the Ipad and iphone images!
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by:Paul Sauvé
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>>What is the best way to make this image smaller without making it look awful?

Generally, when you resize an image smaller, it won't affect the quality.

>>how did you make that image so big?
I need to do the same for the Ipad and iphone images!


I used Google Chrome and found a larger image. There is a Google Chrome extension called Search by Image (by Google) that makes searching for images quite simple. Find any image then use this extension to fins all sizes of any image.
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