For those of you who told me to resize my pictures, my wonderful design team–Leah & Justin–walked me through the process and now we can compare the results. This is how a picture used to appear on my site:
And this is what it looks like when I resize it in iPhoto to have a 425 width before uploading to Flickr:
Is the second one better? To me they look exactly the same–but I’m not very image savvy.
And in case you’re wondering what you’re looking at–last week I made a vegetarian chili I found on Epicurious (recipe here) and served it with Dorie Greenspan’s magnificent cornbread muffins, a recipe I almost made again today (which you can find here on Serious Eats).