Post in forum #235250 - Obtaining the highest-resolution images from Tumblr

leomole said:
Not so fast! If you have the direct image link you can update the image even if the source post is gone. For example post #1039922 had the image The source post ( is gone. But change 1280 to raw and you get which is bigger than the old post so I uploaded it as post #1247649.

And don't forget

i thought that might work but i wasn't entirely sure so i didn't mention it.