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01-03-2011, 05:56 PM   #1
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16:9 aspect ratio possible???

Hi everyone. With more and more digital frames entering living rooms, I am trying to change the aspect ratio on my "old" Optio A-20 form 4:3 to 16:9... I can't find how and am starting to think I can't. Any certainties out there???

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01-04-2011, 05:35 AM   #2
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I doubt it very much, but the manual will tell you if you can.
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The native aspect ratio of any camera is determined by the size of the sensor. Photos can be cropped to any aspect ratio you desire.
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I don't own one, but I just checked the specs of the A20. All the image sizes listed are 1.3333 (4:3), the standard picture-frame format. Some P&S's allow setting the aspect ratio to 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9, 2:1 and other formats. The A20 doesn't do such in-camera cropping. That's a task for PP. Shoop away!

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