I only mean the camera image is 25gb.
Just trying to familiarize myself with how much ram, processor, video
card etc I need. A lot has changed from my old computer like DDR3,
Duo Core, Quad Core, I think they even have a Six Core what ever it is
called. I almost get the feeling that laptops are cheaper than a desk
On Wed, 31 Mar 2010 10:32:48 +1300, mike
>> I have a seven year old PC and it is time to replace. Does anyone
>> have recommendations on the level of PC, ram, operating system etc I
>> should buy? Oh I mainly want it for CS4 and working with 25gb images
>> with lots of layers. Even Picasa and Bridge are painfully slow when
>> viewing all my images.
>Those are big images. I estimate that a 25 gb image consisting 25 layers
>of 16 bit-per-channel RGB data would be around 10,000x10,000 pixels! Or
>you could have 1000+ layers of editing if you limited yourself to an
>image with resolution typical of a top-end SLR. Could there be a
>misprint somewhere, because otherwise it may be difficult to find a PC
>architecture that would even allow for 25gb+ of RAM?