Buffay the Vampyre Layer (guest_age) wrote in icon_tutorial,
Buffay the Vampyre Layer

Preventing Color Loss When Saving in Photoshop

I've seen a lot of posts concerning the fact that when you use the file > save for web option in Photoshop to save your icons as .jpg, there is a loss of color/quality, whereas going the file > save as route and saving the icon as a .png results in a file size far too large for LiveJournal. I thought I'd offer up my suggestion on how to get around this problem. (Warning: Mac users only.)

( 3-Step Mini-Tutorial This Way )

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