How about just setting the camera to take 1072 x 860 or whatever. No resizing needed, the cam does it when you take the picture. Plus, way more pictures fit on the digital card.
"There's those thinkin' more or less, less is more, but if less is more, how you keepin' score?
It means for every point you make, your level drops. Kinda like you're startin' from the top..." "Society" - Eddie Vedder