Originally Posted by ChingazMyBoy
By the way, sitting on a saddle when it's not on a horse can be damaging for it. Just thought I'd mention it for future references (-:
Not for the five minutes to take a photo. And honestly if it's a good quality saddle - it will be perfectly fine.
Stirrup length depends on the barrel of the horse and the type of footwear you have on and the type of riding. A casual trail ride - longer, working cattle or running barrels - shorter.