Ever had Grandma Edna email you her latest vacation cruise photos, only to find the images so small and pixelated that she and Gramps look like they were made of LEGOs?
Unlike raster images, vector drawings are made of geometric shapes instead of pixels, so you can infinitely resize them with no fuzzy or blockiness! This makes them ideal for blowing up a small photo to, say, the size of your bedroom wall.
Other programs that will do this, but VectorMagic is web-based and will run on most computers. Plus, its algorithms do an impressive job of translating photographs into realistic vectors — something others choke on.
So dump those passÃ© pixels… and give your tiny photos a new photographic life, smooth and vectorized!
Rsizr â€” Free seam-carving image resizing on the web
A magically intelligent seam-carving, image-resizing tool
The Rasterbator â€“ Huge, Wall-sized Prints Using Your Inkjet or Laser
Turn any photo into a wall-sized poster using the printer in your home or office
BlockPosters â€“ Turn Photos Into Posters With Block Posters
An alternative take on the giant-photo-poster-making hipness
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