Image Requirements


The public will be able to view your work at www.gallerythe.org, by sending art work you agree to this.
We will not be responsible for showing work that does not meet the requirements.
This is a great opportunity to have your work on the internet without having to pay for it.
www.gallerythe.org is an UN-profitable gallery, all sales are between you and the buyer.

Please submit 5 image files. Email images in SEPERATE emails to gallery_the@yahoo.com or the "Contact/email" button below. In the "SUBJECT" of the email put your NAME and TITLE of the work. In the "BODY" of the email: Your name: Title of the work: Date: Medium: Size: filename.jpg 1 sentence statement about the work: [optional] Attach the file. PLEASE SEE BELOW for size and naming of files.
We accept .jpg [for artwork], .gif [for animations], and QuickTime .mov [for video & performance] files ONLY. Follow the requirements below [You can do this all in Photoshop 5.5 or higher and QTpro 4 or higher or other programs]

IMAGE SIZE REQUIREMENTS- .jpg and .gif:

  • FILE NAME: Use lower case letters ONLY. GOOD= filename.jpg BAD= FILENAME.jpg Title to ten letters or less [name.jpg] GOOD= filename.jpg BAD= thisisareallylongname.jpg NO underscores or other punctuation marks. GOOD= filename.jpg BAD= this.is_a.bad_file.name.jpg
  • SQUARE ARTWORK: 4 X 4 inches or 288 X 288 pixels. In Photoshop>Image>ImageSize>PrintSize: Width: 4, Height: 4 inches or Photoshop>Image>ImageSize>PixelDimensions Width: 288, Height: 288 pixels
  • RECTANGULAR ARTWORK: 5 X 3 inches or 360 X 215 pixels. In Photoshop>Image>ImageSize>PrintSize: Width: 5, Height: 3 inches or Photoshop>Image>ImageSize>PixelDimensions Width: 360, Height: 215 pixels
    ***Roughly, as not every rectangle has the same porportions.****
  • 72 dpi [dots per inch] Resolution In Photoshop>Image>ImageSize>PrintSize>Resolution: 72 pixels/inch THIS IS THE MOST IMPORTANT REQUIREMENT FOR THE INTERNET!
  • PIXEL DEMENSIONS: UNDER 500k PLEASE USE PHOTOSHOP FOR THIS CALULATION In Photoshop>Image>ImageSize>Pixel Dimensions: 500k or under
  • IMAGE QUALITY: Must load UNDER 5 seconds @ 28.8k modem for .jpg files 20 seconds for .gif files. In Photoshop>File>Save for Web>.jpg You can adjust the quality vs. speed here, this compression is for the internet.
IMAGE REQUIREMENTS- QuickTime .mov:
  • Maximum size: Width:240 x Height:180 pixels.
  • 10-15 seconds only in LOOP mode.
  • FILE NAME: Use lower case letters ONLY. GOOD= filename.jpg BAD= FILENAME.jpg Title to ten letters or less [name.jpg] GOOD= filename.jpg BAD= thisisareallylongname.jpg NO underscores or other punctuation marks. GOOD= filename.jpg BAD= this.is_a.bad_file.name.jpg