Tag Archives: Photo Gallery

Perspective correction using Image Composite Editor

There are some good tools for image editing in Windows Live Photo Gallery, and for compositing panoramas and stitching images ICE, the Microsoft Image Composite Editor, does a superb job. ICE allows adjustment of projection and orientation over a wide … Continue reading

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Sourcing blog post images from SkyDrive

To display an image in a blog post, that image has to be accessible on the web. Technically you can source an image to be shown in a post from anywhere on the Internet. That is not an acceptable way … Continue reading

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Optimize your photos for speedy presentation

When presenting pictures in a blog or on a website they are viewed by the reader in a browser. The photos are rarely shown full-screen. As the page is opened there is a short delay for the pictures to download. … Continue reading

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Sharing a Slide Show – Windows Live Photo Gallery 2011 (beta – Wave 4)

There is an intriguing option in slide show mode in Windows Live Photo Gallery. It is titled “Share slide show”.  But let me back up – you might not be familiar with the slide show mode. Photo Gallery has a … Continue reading

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Photo Email–from Photo Gallery to Friend’s Inbox

Sharing photos with friends has become even easier with the latest improvements in Windows Live Photo Gallery, Live Mail, and Hotmail. Sharing by storing pictures on SkyDrive – thus avoiding the hassle of long downloads – is a new and … Continue reading

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Adding Zoom.It Pictures to your Site or Blog

When creating a Zoom.It picture after the conversion two results are offered. A web address (URL) for the picture and embed code to allow adding the picture to a blog post or showing it on a web site. Unfortunately for … Continue reading

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