Picasa 3programDone by: Reem Faisal- 200910562 Amal AlShihi- 200800295
Contents• Introduction• The target group• Picasa and viewing photos• Picasa and editing photos• Picasa and editing photos - Basic Fixes• Picasa and editing photos - Tuning• Editing photos - Effects• Picasa and sharing photos• Video• Helpful resources• Bibliography
Introduction• Picasa Program: “ An image organizer and image viewer for organizing andediting digital photos, plus an integrated photo sharingwebsite”(Wikipedia, P.1, 2012)
Target Audience• Students• Workers• Talented people
Picasa And Viewing Photos• Picasa has an "edit view" with a viewing area. Full screen view is available in slideshow mode.• By pressing on the desired file, the stored images will be view automatically.
Picasa And Editing Photos Under the editing bar in Picasa there are 3 sections:a. Basic Fixes tabb. Tuning tabc. Effects tab
Basic FixesCrop: For better frame or to cut out parts of aphoto .Straighten: Use the slider to align the photo.Redeye: automatically correct red eyes that detectsin photos.I’m Feeling Lucky: Adjusting photos color andcontrast for perfect photos.Auto Contrast: Automatically set the brightness andcontrast to optimal levels, while preserving aphotos color values.
Auto Color: Automatically removes color cast andrestore the color balance, while preserving contrastand brightness values.Retouch: For removing blemishes and improvephoto quality. It can also help you to restore oldphotos.Text: Quickly and easily add text to your pictures.Fill Light: Use the slider to add light to theforeground of photos, making them more balanced.
TuningFill Light: Photos with bright backgrounds candarken or compromise important details in thephoto.Highlights: Increase the highlights to amplifythe bright spots of your photographShadows: Darken the shadows in your photo toprovide additional depth or contrast.
• Color Temperature: This can make your colors more brilliant.• Neutral Color Picker: Balance the colors in the photo.• Undo Tuning and Redo: These two buttons, only active when there are unsaved edits on the photo, undo and redo your edits in the order they were applied.
EffectsSharpen: Make the edges of objects in your photoscrisper andless fuzzySepia: Give your image an old-fashioned effectB&W: Give your image a historic or nostalgic effectWarmify: Warm up a cool photo, improving skin tones.Film Grain: Add a grainy film look to any photo Tint: Strip the color out of your photo and apply acolored tint over the top.Saturation: Use the slider to adjust color saturation.
• Soft Focus: Soften the focus around a center point that you select.• Glow: Brightens the white areas of a photo, causing a dreamy effect• Filtered B&W: Add the effect of shooting black and white film with a color filter.• Focal B&W: Turn a photo to black and white, while keeping one circular area of color intact• Graduated Tint: This allows you to apply a colored tint to the top half of a photo
Picasa And Sharing Photos • In Picasa, select the photos youd like to upload. • Click the Share button. • Select an album or click New to create a fresh one. • Choose a visibility level. • Choose an upload size. • Add email addresses for the people youd like to share with. Theyll receive an invitation to view your photos in Picasa Web Albums. • Click Upload.
Video Download and view albums Photos editing Sharing
Helpful resources To download Picasa:http://picasa.google.com/ Learn more about Picasa:http://support.google.com/picasa/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=93407&topic=1689864&ctx=topic#http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rskC6c_5L1Mhttp://www.wilmakarels.nl/picasa3/
Bibliography• Introducing Picasa 3. (n.d.). Retrieved 2012, from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rskC6c_5L1M• Picasa and Picasa Web Albums. (n.d.). Retrieved August 8, 2011, from http://support.google.com/picasa/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=93407&topic=16 89864&ctx=topic#• Picasa 3 downloaden & installeren: nieuws. (n.d.). Retrieved 2012, fromhttp://www.wilmakarels.nl/picasa3/• Picasa. (n.d.). Retrieved 2012, from http://picasa.google.com/