iPhoto is being discontinued. Apple will provide a new program, but if you want to switch to using Picasa for Mac instead, here is how you get your pictures out of iPhoto so Picasa can work with them.
This video is in answer to a user’s question about switching from using Windows computers to Mac. She asks how to get all her pictures, along with their edits, from her old computer (windows) to her new computer (Mac).
Connect your camera to the computer by whatever method is provided with your camera – usually a USB cable, maybe a card reader. A popup menu with options should appear, and you can select ‘Copy pictures and view them using Picasa3.’ The Picasa Import screen has several options – this video will explain them and [Click for the rest …]
You don’t have to create new folders in order to organize your pictures. That is what ‘Albums’ are for. If you go to the Grand Canyon in the summer of 2008, do you put the pictures in a folder called Grand Canyon? Or a folder called Summer 2008? How about when you return to the [Click for the rest …]
More and more, we are taking pictures with our mobile devices like our smartphones (iPhones and Android) and our tablets (iPads and Android tablets.) But we still want to work with them using Picasa on our computers. How do we get them there? Dropbox is the answer. See our newsletter article: Using Dropbox to get [Click for the rest …]
In the previous video we showed you how to use the Unnamed People Album to identify faces. But, what if you don’t want to browse thru the thousands of faces in that album? This video shows you how to open any folder of pictures and identify whatever face(s) you want, using the People Pane.
This video will show you how to download a photo album from Google+ Albums.
Many people take pictures using their iPad. This video shows you how to copy pictures or videos from your iPad to your computer.
This video takes you thru the process of backing up an entire year’s worth of pictures. We use DVDs. Picasa will fill up the first disk, then just ask for another, until all pictures have been backed up. Then it’s your job to check the disks.
The following tutorial video shows you how to use Folder Manager to include any folder in Picasa’s View. Also to exclude folders from Picasa’s view. If you want to watch another video on the same subject, try this older one: Picasa’s Folder Manager #153.