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Memory Management

 

You will never run out of film with your digital camera but you could easily run out of memory! You need to have a basic understanding of RESOLUTION and CARD CAPACITY.

 

Resolution and print sizes

Megapixels

Pixel Dimensions

Print size

@ 200 ppi**

Print size

@ 300 ppi

Print size

@ 400 ppi

0.3M*

640x480

8x6 cms

5x4 cms

4x3 cms

1.3M

1350x1000

17x13 cms

11x8 cms

8x6 cms

2.1M

1800x1200

22x15 cms

16x10 cms

11x8 cms

3.3M

2100x1440

27x18 cms

18x12 cms

13x9 cms

4M

2400x1700

30x22 cms

20x14 cms

15x11 cms

5M

2750x1900

35x24 cms

23x16 cms

17x12 cms

6M

3000v2000

38x25 cms

25x17 cms

19x13 cms

 

 

 

 

 

 

* Recommended size for Internet transmission. Use 640x480 @ 72 dpi.

** Ink-jet print size

 

2. Try This! Make sure your camera is turned OFF.  Locate storage media (CF card or similar). Remove the card). Check the capacity in Mb. Put the card back in carefully.