Using the crop feature, before taking a image...how many megapixels are lost?

Started Sep 23, 2019 | Discussions thread
Tungsten Nordstein
Tungsten Nordstein Senior Member • Posts: 2,250
Re: nothing mysterious

lsdphoto wrote:

In LR, running the plugin creates a new DNG with 'full' in the name. By default, when you open this you will see the same crop as the taken image. Now go to the Develop panel and click on the crop tool. You will now see the cropped image within the larger full image. You can resize or dismiss the crop as normal.

Lee

What i did was use the 'reset crop' pop-up command in develop mode/crop on the new file. It had no effect. So then I opened the new file it created on the hard drive in PS and it looks the same as the old one. I must be doing something wrong.

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