Adobe Photoshop CC

Resize an image

Learn how to change an image size for print and web. (See how, 6 min)

FromMichael Jarrott

Change the size of an image

Step 1 of 3

Open an image in Photoshop. Choose Image > Image Size.

Image menu

Step 2 of 3

Do any of the following:

  • To change image size, enter values for Width and Height. To maintain the original ratio of width and height, select the Constrain Proportions () option. Deselect this option to adjust the width or height independently.

  • To change the Resolution, enter a new value.

  • To change the image size or resolution while allowing the total number of pixels to adjust proportionately, make sure that you select Resample.

    To change the image size or resolution without changing the total number of pixels, deselect Resample.
Width and height values

Step 3 of 3

Click OK. Photoshop resizes the image based on the values you entered.

Resized image

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