~ Article by Danie Bester

Photographers are often confused when it come to standard print sizes. Few people know that we are using two different systems. Firstly, the standard print lab sizes provided by local print shops i.e. the local Fujifilm, Kodak, Foto First etc. Then there are the standard iso sizes offered by modern ink-jet printers. Here’s a breakdown of the various print sizes available…


 

Inkjet Print Sizes: 


Size

MM

A0

841 × 1189

A1

594 × 841

A2

420 × 594

A3+

483 x 329

A3

297 × 420

A4

210 × 297

A5

148 × 210

A6

105 × 148

A7

74 × 105

A8

52 × 74


 

Photo Lab Print Sizes…


Inches

MM

4 x 6 (jumbo) *

102  x  152

5 x 7 (mega) *

127  x  178

6 x 8 *

152  x  203

8 x 10

203  x  254

8 x 12 *

203  x  305

10 x 12

254  x  305

10 x 15

254  x  381

11 x 14

279  x  354

12 x 16

305  x  406

12 x 18

305  x  457

16 x 20

406  x  508

20 x 24

 508 x 610


Printable Handout

a table of the standard print sizes

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