Items Tagged with images
#93 / 2011-05-12 12:00:00 / 1:14 min.
If you have trouble finding wallpaper for your iPad, then why not try
free applicationmakes it easy to
find HD wallpaper imagesand easily save them for use on your
iPad's home screenor lock screen.
#4 / 2011-03-03 09:00:00 / 1:21 min.
The Flickr iPhone app makes it easy to
find your friends' Flickr photosusing a couple of different methods. You can do a general
photo search on Flickrto
find photosthat relate to your chosen topic or you can
search through your contactsor your own photo stream. Once you find what you're looking for you can
leave a comment, favorite that photoor save them for later.
#3 / 2011-02-02 09:00:00 / 1:20 min.
If you want to
find photos onlinethrough your iPhone, then a good way to do so is by
using the Bing iPhone application. Like running an
Internet photo search, Bing allows you to
find images based on a topic. You can then bookmark the photo, share the photo or visit the website that the photo came from.
#3 / 2011-01-12 09:00:00 / 1:20 min.
In this episode, we show you how to perform a
Google Image Searchwhile
using Google Docs.
Searching for picturesfrom within Google Docs to
find images onlinethat that you can use in your documents and share with others when
collaborating on files.
#2 / 2010-11-23 09:00:00 / 1:09 min.
Here, we show you a great way to
find desktop backgroundsusing
advanced search, you can
find imagesthat match your desktop size. You can even refine your search so that you can sort your results by color.
#5 / 2010-10-15 09:00:00 / 2:42 min.
In this episode we show you
how to use myPhoneDesktopto
send images to your iPhone. You can choose to either display the pictures, copy the pictures or
save pictures to your iPhonedirectly. This can save you time and make
sharing images with your iPhoneeven easier.
#1 / 2010-10-11 09:00:00 / 1:30 min.
In this episode, we give you an overview of the
features of myPhoneDesktop. These include the ability to
send text to your iPhonefrom your computer, whether it's a long URL or a
text message. You can also
transfer pictures to your iPhonethe same way and you can
use myPhoneDesktopfrom any computer with the desktop client.
#1 / 2010-07-26 09:00:00 / 5:17 min.
What is a digital SLR, you ask? Well in this first episode, we will answer that question by explaining the
components of a digital SLRor
DSLR cameraand explain
what separates a DSLR camerafrom an SLR camera. We'll go through some of the
features common to DSLRsand show you
how DSLRs workand what you might notice if you examine one closely.
#6 / 2010-07-26 09:00:00 / 19:01 min.
In this five-part series, we'll explain to you
how to use a digital SLRor DSLR camera. We'll teach you about the
components of a DSLRand show you what
functions are common to DSLRs. We'll also be telling you
how to take pictures
using a DSLRand help you to
understand your DSLR's features.
#3 / 2010-07-07 09:00:00 / 2:06 min.
Once you've successfully added family members to your tree, you can
view your family treeand see if they've uploaded photos. If they have not, you can
add photos of your familymembers
using MyHeritage.com. You can even
add relatives for your familyif you'd like in order to
expand your family tree even further.
#732 / 2010-06-04 09:31:00 / 1:36 min.
browsing the web on your Androidphone you might see images that you'd like to download. After you
download images to your Androidyou might even want to find those pics. Although it might seem tricky at first, it's actually not that difficult. We'll show you how to
find images on your Androidin this tutorial.
#707 / 2010-05-19 09:30:00 / 2:01 min.
If you use Flickr to manage your photos online then you'll be happy to know that you can also use
Flickr on your Androidphone. It's a simple application called
Flickr Droidand it's available on the Android Market! We'll show you how to get started so that you can
manage your picturesfrom your Droid.
#706 / 2010-05-18 09:31:00 / 1:48 min.
If you find that you're getting lots of
images in your emailyou might wish there was a way that you could save those images to your computer automatically. Fortunately for Thunderbird users there is a relatively easy way to do just that. We'll show you how to tell
Thunderbird to save imagesthat are sent to your email instantaneously in this short tutorial!
#679 / 2010-04-29 09:30:00 / 1:59 min.
One benefit of having lots of storage on your Android phone is that you can take lots of data with you. If you have photos on your device you can browse through them with
Android's handy, built-in, Gallery application.
#666 / 2010-04-20 09:31:00 / 2:10 min.
Bing, the "decision engine" from Microsoft, has become very popular. If you've used it and liked it then you'll be happy to hear that you can now
use Bing on the iPhone!
#39 / 2010-04-06 12:00:00 / 3:20 min.
We're all bombarded by a wall of text every day; email, social network updates, news sites and Twitter feeds. Stacy Reed finds a new way to look at and interact with Twitter content with
five awesome Twitter visualizations. There are many interactive visualizations online that relay information and conversations on Twitter in fun and interesting new ways.
#38 / 2010-03-30 12:00:00 / 3:45 min.
How would you like to learn where your audience focuses on your images and web pages? Would you like to find out how to increase ad sales, simplify site navigation, or plan for the zombie apocolypse? Stacy Reed explains how you can do all this and more with colorful visualizations called heat maps.
#37 / 2010-03-23 12:00:00 / 4:50 min.
Flickr visualizations give you a whole new way to interact with photos. Stacy Reed shows off five of her favorite Flickr visualization sites that offer a new perspective on the millions of Flickr photos online. Flickr is a popular social netwoking site where anyone with an account can post photography, art and even video. Stacy Reed shows us how these interactive visualizations take a good thing and make it better.
#29 / 2010-02-04 12:00:00 / 4:20 min.
Sure, you could drop several hundred bucks on Adobe's flagship, Photoshop. If your
photo editingneeds are a little lighter though, consider one of these
awesome free Windows image converters and editors.
Convert an image from one format to another with free software, add some photo effects and
crop and resize photos with free software.
#28 / 2010-01-19 12:00:00 / 2:53 min.
Your Twitter profile isn't really your Twitter profile until you
customize it with a background image. Stacy Reed show us
where to find Twitter background imageswith her picks for
top five free Twitter background sites. Hit up the show notes for a link to a tutorial on
how to customize your Twitter profile.
#6 / 2009-12-07 09:00:00 / 3:54 min.
Images can really add to the impact of your Website. You can include pictures of products, family, friends, gadgets or just about anything else you want. When using images on a Website, however, you want to follow certain guidelines so as not to get stuck with a
slow web page loadfor your visitors.
#19 / 2009-10-27 12:00:00 / 2:58 min.
Get beautiful, unique and in many cases, completely free stock images for your desktop or webpage. In some cases, you can even
download free stock photos for commercial projects. Stacy Reed shows us where to find the best
free stock photos.
#455 / 2009-10-26 09:31:00 / 1:51 min.
Cooliris is a fantastic way to interact with photos and video on your desktop. Now, a similar Cooliris experience is available to mobile users with the Cooliris application for iPhone. Perhaps best of all, Cooliris is a free download from the App Store.
#9 / 2009-09-24 09:00:00 / 2:17 min.
Picnik has built-in tools to help you
make a collage quicklyand easily. Select from the different layout options, arrange your pictures the way you'd like them to appear, choose a background color, tilt your images and so on and create a fun photo collage to commemorate an event or vacation. You can even
add effects, stickers, textand other elements we looked at in this series.
#8 / 2009-09-23 09:00:00 / 3:30 min.
If your teeth aren't as white as they could be and your skin not as tanned as you'd like, Picnik has some fun
photo touch-up modesfor you. Just don't overdo it or you'll end up looking like George Hamilton.
Picnik touch-upslet you remove blemishes, get rid of forehead shine as well as have some fun with Zombify and other such modes.
#6 / 2009-09-21 09:00:00 / 3:52 min.
Picnik, you'll find a whole series of fun and useful
photo effectsyou can apply to your image. These great photo effects can drastically
change the look and feel of your photos. You can add drama to an image, make your picture look like it's from the 1960s, convert a photo to black and white or sepia and much more. Experiment with the fun effects in Picnik to find the ones you like best.
#5 / 2009-09-18 09:00:00 / 1:58 min.
Forget the scientific explanations of how
red-eyehappens... it's just weird and you want
red-eye removedfrom any pictures where it appears. Fortunately, Picnik has an excellent
red-eye removal toolthat'll get rid of this freaky phenomena in your photos. You can also fix some slight focus problems by adjusting the sharpness of your photos.
#4 / 2009-09-17 09:00:00 / 2:38 min.
That landscape you saw while on vacation was gorgeous. The sun setting over the ocean, boats in the background. So why doesn't the picture do it justice? In
Picnik, you can
fix a photo's color profileand even compensate for some under or over exposure. These and other
photo fixesare easy in Picnik.
#3 / 2009-09-16 09:00:00 / 3:06 min.
You don't need to fire up your software editor to do simple
cropping and resizing. With the online
Picnik photo serviceyou can freeform crop, crop to a bounding box to make pictures a certain dimension like 4x6" for printing, you can even set a cropping ratio like 4:3 or 16:9. It's also easy to
resize picturesfor posting to the Web, sending via email and so on.
#2 / 2009-09-15 09:00:00 / 1:56 min.
Now that we've
uploading some photos to edit and share. Picnik can link up with a variety of online services like MySpace, Flickr, Photo Bucket, Facebook and many more to automatically grab images. The
free Picnik accountallows you to upload up to five pictures at a time from your computer. For the ability to batch upload more pictures at once, consider a paid premium Picnik account.
#1 / 2009-09-14 09:00:00 / 1:52 min.
Picnik is a
free and easy online photo editorthat lets you add effects to pictures, share, save, resize, crop photos and much more. You don't even need to install any software on your computer; just
sign up for a Picnik account, upload your pictures and start photo editing.
#5 / 2009-06-12 12:00:00 / 2:28 min.
The raison d'etre for
Twitteris to allow users to share thoughts and pics as they happen. In this episode of The Sweet Stuff: Web 2.0, Stacy Reed takes a look at her
top-fiveservices that make it easy to
post pics to Twitterwhether at your desk, on the road or half way around the world.
#256 / 2009-06-09 09:30:00 / 2:23 min.
#137 / 2009-03-17 09:31:00 / 1:44 min.
Going through pictures is always fun. You can sit and enjoy them as you page through. Another way to enjoy your photos is to create your own slideshow. On the Mac it's easy to create a Slideshow in just seconds using Preview.
#129 / 2009-03-11 09:30:00 / 2:35 min.
Posting large images online can take a long time hog your bandwidth, so before you post all those high-res photos of your family vacation to Flickr or Facebook, consider resizing them first. We'll show you how to resize multiple images at once, quickly and easily with Fotosizer.
#11 / 2009-02-13 09:00:00 / 16:45 min.
Meet Flickr. You're soon to be best friend. Part social site, part photo gallery and image host, Flickr is arguably the best way to store, share and see your photos online. If you already have a Yahoo! account, you already have a space reserved on Flickr. If not, it's easy to get one and start
sharing your photosand viewing your friends pics online.
#5 / 2009-02-06 09:00:00 / 3:23 min.
Flickr is fine as an online repository for all your images. However, the true power of Flickr comes when you connect with other Flickr users, friends and family to share images, join groups and just generally connect.
#4 / 2009-02-05 09:00:00 / 1:52 min.
As your image collection grows on Flickr, the importance of keeping things organized will be apparent. Best to get started with the practice of organizing your photos before your gallery becomes a potpourri of photos or a seemingly random mish-mash or images.
#3 / 2009-02-04 09:00:00 / 1:46 min.
As Flickr is a photo storage and sharing site, the first thing you'll want to do after carving out your own little space on Flickr is to start uploading some pics.
#1 / 2009-02-02 09:00:00 / 1:32 min.
Meet Flickr. You're soon to be best friend. Part social site, part photo gallery, video and image host, Flickr is arguably the best way to store, share and see your photos online. In this first installment of our 10-part series on the go-to online photo site, we'll focus on getting set up with an account.
#28 / 2009-01-12 10:30:00 / 2:11 min.
HP is shows off a digital photo frame that requires next to no configuration, is simple and easy to use and can even display yours or others' online photo streams from popular photo hosting services like Picasa, Snapfish and Flickr. It's high tech with none of the setup and configuration woes that sometimes go with it.
#6 / 2008-12-29 09:00:00 / 3:13 min.
Have graphics or photos you'd like to alter? Then take a good look at IrfanView. It's got all the tools most of us need. In this second part of Altering images in IrfanView, we'll look at more image editing options including converting images to black and white, turning pictures into negative images, adjusting the colors for a more pleasant (or amusing) result.
#5 / 2008-12-26 09:00:00 / 2:35 min.
Have graphics or photos you'd like to alter? Then take a good look at IrfanView. It's got all the tools that most of us will need. It allows you to rotate, flip, change the background, resize, resample you images and more. And it's free to boot!
#2 / 2008-12-23 09:00:00 / 2:40 min.
Tired of the same, old photos. Want to add a little spice to your pictures? Create a jazzy album cover or holiday card? IrfanView gives you a cool (and free) way to do all this and more.
#150 / 2008-12-08 17:00:00 / 18:40 min.
You may have heard of the RAW file format as it pertains to digital cameras. This file format is found mostly in digital SLR (single lens reflex) cameras and is sometimes called a "digital negative." It allows a lot more room for editing on your computer but comes with some trade-offs in file size and camera-side image processing. Tune in as the Lab Rats demystify RAW to find out if RAW is right for you.
#45 / 2008-11-13 13:27:37 / 2:12 min.
The way Windows presents your files and folders isn't always the best way. In addition to the default icons view, you can have Windows list your files as a list; useful for folders containing a lot of files, as a series of thumbnails or as a filmstrip, useful for folders containing pictures.
When you're working with Windows Explorer you can view files in a variety of ways by toggling through the different view modes.
When you're working with Windows Explorer you can view files in a variety of ways by toggling through the different view modes.
#39 / 2008-11-11 12:03:58 / 1:28 min.
To change an image from one format to another, you may not need an expensive image editing program. The aptly named Online Utility website features an image conversion utility among its bag of tricks.
#17 / 2008-10-30 10:37:07 / 1:08 min.
Rather than make you go through the trouble of renaming a hundred files one at a time, Windows allows for batch renaming of a group of selected files. These could be image files, documents or any other file type.
#6 / 2008-10-25 00:00:00 / 1:15 min.
Different image file types have different applications and can offer unique benefits. If you'd like to change the graphics format of an image on your Mac, you can do so with Preview in just a few simple steps.
Meet Flickr. You're soon to be best friend. Part social site, part photo gallery and image host, Flickr is arguably the best way to store, share and see your photos online. If you already have a Yahoo! account, you already have a space reserved on Flickr. If not, it's easy to get one and start sharing your photos and viewing your friends pics online.
There a great app out there for iPhone users who want to integrate their
iPhone with their desktop. The
myPhoneDesktop app for iPhoneallows you to easily
send text, images and URLsto your iPhone from your computer so you can
save timetyping on your iPhone. You can also use it from any computer running Windows, Linux or Mac OS X.
web 2.0 photo editing online applicationthat's free, fun and easy to use.
easily crop photos,
free tool to get rid of red-eye, crop, resizeand add effects to your photos.
iPhone photo-sharing app Instagram was recently the big buzz when Facebook bought it for one billion dollars.
Blogger for Android is a great app for those who use the Blogger service to blog and want to be able to make posts on the go.
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