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HOW TO RESIZE AN IMAGE IN PICASA – PART 1

Picasa

This article will show you how to reduce the file size of an image, how to crop an image. Photos are memories that you cherish for a lifetime, but sometimes you need to resize your digital images, perhaps to eliminate scenery around a person or to reduce the outer edges of an image. To create a focal point reducing an image by removing edges and changing dimensions is called cropping and it alters the composition of the original image. You can also resize them by changing the file size. For instance you might have large image files that are ideal for print. Ones that have high resolution, but you want to put them on a web page which requires smaller file size – those that have lower resolution. You can resize large image files by reducing the resolution which changes the file size, but retains the composition of the original image.

1. We have a couple of pictures in Picasa that we need to resize. After we have imported the pictures on our computer, the first thing we need is that in this case, the image of the birds in the park below, needs to be cropped a bit.

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HOW TO IMPORT IMAGES INTO PICASA – PART 2

Picasa

This article is a continuation from PART 1.

4. Adding images that are already on your hard drive is easy but the class also offers ways to take images from an external device and import them to your computer. We could use the important from command on the file menu but the Import button is faster.

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HOW TO IMPORT IMAGES INTO PICASA – PART 1

Picasa

This article will show you how to manage folders in Picasa and the different methods of adding and importing images in Picasa. If you have many digital photos in may need a way to organize them. Picasa is a free program from Google which has some great features for viewing, organizing and even editing the images on your hard drive. To use Picasa you first need to download. It’s available from www.picasa.google.com.

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HOW TO INSTALL FILEZILLA

FileZilla

FileZilla is a software through which you can transfer your documents with another users. It is not very simple for use. At first you need to install it. The web page from which you can install it is https://filezilla-project.org/download.php?type=client. The main page looks like this.

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IRFANVIEW – HOW TO MANIPULATE YOUR PICTURES

IrfanView

IrfanView is a free software for manipulating with pictures. IrfanView is a good tool to convert the pictures , in the same time you can watch videos on it. It‘s very simple to use for the beginners but is powerful tool for the professionals. IrfanView was the first Window graphic viewer that support .gif format. Today it support all formats. You can download it from this web page http://irfanview.tuwien.ac.at. The main page looks like this.