How does an image (aspect) fit on a screen?

When you have an image with a certain aspect ratio (width/height), and you want to show it on a screen with a different aspect ratio, you have 2 simple options:

I’ve created the aspect fit calculator to calculate the rescaling and letterboxing/cropping dimensions for this process.

For example, if you want to show a 3000x2000 pixel image (aspect ratio 1.5) on a standard HD 1920x1080 screen (aspect ratio 1.78) , those options look like this:



💬 Photo 🏷 screen 🏷 aspect 🏷 fit 🏷 crop 🏷 letterbox