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Why does rotating an image cause it's size to double?

382 Views 4 Replies Latest reply: Mar 15, 2013 9:26 AM by Lanny RSS
Eric Willhelm Level 1 Level 1 (95 points)
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Mar 15, 2013 6:52 AM

Okay, so yeah, when using Preview, if I have a 6MB TIFF file, and I simply apply a rotation to it and re-save...voila, it's now 12MB! Anyone know what's up with that? And this is Preview 5.0.3 on OS 10.6.8.

Mac Pro, Mac OS X (10.6.8)


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