Do primary images have to be a specific size to fit perfectly or do they just have to be vertical rectangles?

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With this title for example https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2215003/ I struggled to find a poster for this short film, so I used a horizontal screenshot of the title on screen, and cropped as much of the left and right as I could, so it's now in a square shape. However as you can see, only the "NOUG" of "ENOUGH" can be seen, unless you click on it.

If it was a vertical rectangle would it fit perfectly, or does it have to be a specific size?

As it's simply a Black background, I'm thinking of pasting the image onto a larger Black background, cropping it into a vertical rectangle, and uploading that new image as a new primary image, so it doesn't go off screen.
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Your last paragraph is the solution.

I did this in MS Paint.
It is not centered but it would fit

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The image above is J-peg and is 56KB.
Use it if you like.
IMDb software will auto crop it, but the word "ENOUGH" will not be cut off.
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IMDb Image FAQs
What image formats, sizes and resolutions are supported?

IMDb supports JPEG and PNG images.  Images must be no smaller than 50KB and no larger than 20MB.   Both the image height and width must be between 500 and 8000 pixels.  Based on the dimensions, IMDb may crop the image as necessary.  For posters, to minimize cropping, we recommend a vertical alignment (i.e. portrait orientation) with an aspect ratio of 1:0.675.  Additionally, while IMDb may accept low resolution images for older content, we recommend always providing the highest quality image available. 

 
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So does the aspect ratio (which I've just had to Google) 1:0.675 mean that if an image had a height of 400 then it's width would be 270? 

In other words multiply whatever the first number is by 0.675 to work out the second number?
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Yes. But it does not have to be perfect. IMDb will automatically crop it to fit it as the poster image. So if your off by a little don't sweat it..
OK?
Cheers:):)
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I have given you a temporary poster until you make a better one for now...
Just replace this one when you make it.
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After years of saying I'm going to correct locations in my city (occasionally correcting others in surrounding towns, cities and the historic county in general along the way), I've slowly started correcting them over the last few days.

For specific locations I'm starting with the business or whatever that's based in the building (if there is one), then the building's name and/or number, then the street address, then the neighbourhood/village, then the ward/town, then the city, then the county, then the country.

If the address contains a business, I will add the location twice with the second one containing just the building's name and/or number, as businesses come and go.

For example nightclubs in my city are constantly opening, closing and being renamed, so it would be better to have the buildings name and/or number as a location, than the name of the nightclub which will most likely be renamed within a year or two.

I'll also add the:

Neighbourhoods/villages
Wards/towns
Cities
Ceremonial counties
Historic counties etc

Of the specific location as locations themselves occasionally.

While I'm going through and updating the locations of the 250+ titles in my city Bradford aka the world's first UNESCO City of Film (and the 1000's of titles in the historic county), I'm going to update some things which are missing like screenshots, behind the scenes filming photos, posters/DVD covers/screenshots for primary images etc so as the primary image for "Enough" from the neighbouring city of Leeds was a blank canvas, it was the perfect primary image to find out about.

Eventually going through all the titles of my city (and occasionally historic county) one by one completing everything I can find in other areas which are missing like cast, crew, storyline, filming dates, release dates, company credits etc and maybe even some stuff in the Did you know? movie connections and trivia sections, as there's lots of facts I know about my cities films and TV shows which even the official City of Film team don't seem to know about.
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