Subject: Re: Windows freeware to lock in a 3: or 4:3 aspect ratio for cropping
On Sat, 17 Feb 2018 20:50:48 -0500, nospam wrote:
>> This is designed to be simple, quick cropping and
>> resizing, while retaining the best possible image
>> quality when desired. (Crop a JPG and you'll
>> lose some quality,
> not when it's a lossless or non-destructive crop.
That's true for lossless. But the cropping itself is always destructive.
>> but you can minimize the
>> loss, or avoid it by saving as BMP.)
> and drastically increase its size.
IMO, BMP should only be used when a software doesn't support a better image
format. How it stores 24bpp image pixels is unacceptably wasteful.