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Picasa Web Albums

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Picasa allows you to keep all your photos in one place and access them with any device you can access your Google+ account from. With a UConn Google account, you have to opt-in to Public Services in order to use Google+.In Picasa you can edit photos with side-by-side viewing of the original and the edited version, and more filters and editing tools being added with each update.

Resources

Picasa Help Center

Quick Facts About Picasa Web Albums (click to expand)

layers__0002_picasaOne of the most popular — and most hidden — features of Picasa is the ability to resize photos. Use the Export button to quickly resize your photos.
layers__0002_picasaMake a collage and share it with your friends and family. Experiment with six different types of collage, and maintain total control over your collage content and layout. To add this button to your photo tray, click Tools > Configure Buttons.
youtubel-32Combine your photos, videos, and music into a movie and upload it directly to YouTube. You can also trim existing video files. To add this button to your photo tray, click Tools > Configure Buttons.
blogger-32Use the BlogThis! button to post photos directly from Picasa to Blogger. To add this button to your photo tray, click Tools > Configure Buttons.
layers__0004_Google_Maps,PlacesUse the Maps tab in Picasa to embed latitude and longitude information into the EXIF data of your photo file. This geographic data accompanies your photo when you upload it to Picasa Web Albums.