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Free Software to Increase the Resolution of the Pictures

I took some pictures from my Nikon 5000 Camera and uploaded them to Google Picasa. Picasa decreased the resolution of the image while uploading and now I have lost the originals. Is there any free ...
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Does mogrify copy images that fall through resize filter?

I want to run the following command: mogrify -path /somepath -resize '1600x1600>' * are Images, that don't exceed the size of 1600x1600 copied to /somepath? (I am asking, since they would fall ...
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Windows tool to resize / crop images before uploading to web site

I'm supporting some non-techie users on Windows XP who are occasionally required to upload images to a web content management system. The source images come in many forms: JPEG, TIFF, EPS, etc. Before ...
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Are there any cameras currently available that support encryption? [closed]

Are there any cameras currently available that support encryption? And I don't mean encryption of the firmware, I mean encryption of the images it stores on the memory card.
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How to digitalize photo without negatives?

I was wondering which is the best way to aquire many photos that I have on film (for which I don't have negatives anymore) for my digital collection. I was thinking about scanning them but I think ...
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Uploading photos to Picasa Web Albums hangs

Uploading photos to my Picasa Web Album is hanging. It starts out just fine, good speed, but then after about 5-10 photos, it doesn't upload as quickly, and it eventually just hangs. I end up ...
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Windows freeware to automatically download photos from a connected USB camera or card reader and process

Looking for a free way to automatically (and without user interaction) download photos off a connected USB camera and/or built in SD card reader. I'd like the photos to go into their own directory ...
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iPhone photo download workflow for ONLY new photos onto Mac

I'm finding my iPhone photo download workflow to be a bit cumbersome. Here are my requirements: Download photos+video off my iPhone Camera Roll, but keep photos on iPhone Only display/download new ...
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What's inside the CPU?

Where can I see some pictures of how the CPU looks from inside?
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How to view & copy iPhone photos on Mac OS X without iPhoto

From Mac OS X version 10.6 onwards, Apple insists that we buy iLife for exploring photos from the iPhone. In previous versions of OS X, I could easily explore my iPhone photos, using iPhoto directly ...
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Zoombrowser EX and supported camera

I deleted a printer that I had junked - a Canon. Now Zoombrowser EX says to install a printer that is supported by the program software. What to do to install a HP Officejet so the EasyPhotoPrint ...
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Best way to synchronise photos to three machines. Laptop, Desktop, NAS

I'm using Picasa as my photo management software, and I have a collection of photos that gets downloaded from my cameras either onto my Desktop or onto my Laptop. I'd like to automatically have ...
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Windows XP doesn't recognize iPhone as a camera

My iPhone 3GS doesn´t show up in the Scanners and Cameras tool or in My Computer when I connect it via USB to Windows XP. Nor does the Camera Wizard pop up. iTunes does recognize the device, but it ...
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Looking for a good simple free/open source photo editor? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Looking for a good free image editor I need a program that can do the following: Open up an image either JPG or GIF. Resize the image (constraining proportions, and ...
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Best software to edit your photos (red-eye correction etc.) [closed]

My mother wants me to correct her photos (red eye, some other defects). But, actually, I don't know what tool I can use on Windows for digital photo editing. Preferably, free of course. I was going to ...
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Organising photos using Picasa

I am kind of confused by Picasa's photo organisation system which involves albums on one hand and folders plus collections on the other. Does anyone have a good system for using these to keep ...
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How do I make a video, with some effects, from images?

I want to make a video/slideshow from several images with some effects in Linux! What programs do u recommend excluding FFmpeg?
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Referencing a specific figure in Microsoft Word 2003

Referring to the screenshot below: I want to be able to reference the figure in the body of the text properly without having to change them manually every time I add a figure label before that body ...
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Software to convert Powerpoint slideshows to images?

Is there any software out there that is able to convert a Powerpoint slideshow (either in 2003 or 2007 format) to a series of JPG or PNG images? I'm looking for either standalone software that can do ...
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Looking for a free Morphing - Ageing program for Mac OS X.6

I'm looking for a free morphing and/or ageing software for Mac OS X.6, not too hard to use, with the kind of Mac "one click" function, if you know what I mean. Cheap programs are also welcome, I paid ...
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Why can't I see picture in RTF opened with TextEdit? [closed]

Why can't I see picture in RTF opened with TextEdit?
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Is there any way to get iphoto metadata (faces, tags) onto the file information?

So faces, places, tags, appear in the jpeg metadata? I want to be able to find them in spotlight, have them if I change programs, etc. If not, does anyone know whether aperture 3 can do this?
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download an entire picasa web album?

Someone sent me a link to their Picasa web album, and I want to download all the pictures. I can do them one by one using right-click - Save Image, but is there a better way?
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Unable to copy and paste (or cut and paste) photos already reduced in size from Word document into an email

I cannot copy photos and paste them from a word document into the text of an email on my Sony Laptop having already substantially reduced the size of the photos using Microsoft Office Picture Manager. ...
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Downloading image from Picasa Web Albums loses metadata

I have several photos on my Picasa Web Albums account. I have added captions, tags and location information to many of them through the PWA web interface. I assumed that PWA was saving this ...
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What scanner should I buy to scan a big stack of photos?

I want to scan a huge pile of photos (10,000+). What hardware/software can I use to automatically feed and scan these photos? Requirements The photos are 4 ¼” x 6” No excessive bending of the ...
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Image captions in Microsoft Word 2007

I want to add images with a caption to my long document in Microsoft Word. The standard way is usually to add a textfield below the image and group the two objects together. However, for some reason ...
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Home Network Photo Server

I am looking for a photo solution for our home network. We have several computers, running windows and OS X. I would like to store all of our photos in a central location, and have them be accessible ...
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Is there another option to Picasa with similar ease of use and simplicity? [closed]

On a previous post, I had asked about multiple installations of Picasa. The answers tended to be more trouble than they were worth, so I'm on to option 2: Is there a good alternative to Picasa I ...
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Photo Management Software for OS X That Supports Multiple Library Locations

I'm looking at the possibility of changing our photo management software. Thinking about Aperture or Lightroom. And want to know if either supports: Having folders/libraries on separate ...
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Free Linux software to stitch photos together (Like photo-stitch from Canon for windows)

Any one know of any Free Linux software to stitch photos together (Like photo-stitch from Canon for windows)
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Software to clean up photos of whiteboards and documents?

I take a lot of photos of whiteboards, blackboards, and so on for teaching purposes (examples online through May 2010). I'm interested in cleaning them up for archival purposes, preferably using ...
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Restore Picasa people tags

I have loaded Windows 7 to my laptop. Before doing this I backed up all my pictures using the Picasa backup utility. I then ran a restore on the clean Windows 7 install. I then installed Picasa 3.5 ...
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Is there a way to have separate installations of Picasa on the same computer?

I use Picasa on my laptop to organize personal photo albums that I share with friends, and work photo albums that I use for project photos. I don't need any sort of heavy photo-editing software, so ...
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High Volume Bulk Photo Scanning - Hardware and Software For The Job?

Let's say that I have a nearly unlimited budget to purchase a high volume photo scanner and I would like the ability to scan both a) modern prints, which could be done through an ADF, and b) older, ...
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What is the “imgcount.txt” file in every one of my My Pictures subfolders in Windows 7 64-bit Prof? Why? Delete?

I have almost 280 different imgcount.txt files, one in each subfolder of My Pictures folder in Windows 7. Each with just a number of how many files are in each folder. Is it because of my iPhone ...
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Tool to annotate pictures (screenshots) for documentation purposes? [closed]

Long time ago, I saw someone use a software (on Windows) that was specifically created to annotate pictures. It made it simple to add arrows, boxes, circles in "outstanding" colors to the image. ...
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iTunes resizing photos on sync

When I synch my photos into iPhone/iPod through iTunes the photos are being resized to smaller ones. I need to get high resolution images without being resized into the device. Is there any way to do ...
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Printing Large image

I have a large image (~23.6 X ~26.7) inches and i would like to print it out. It's not important that it goes on photo paper, just that it can be assembled into a single unit after printing. What ...
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What's an easy to use Photo Effects Software on Mac

I'm looking for a photo effects software that runs on a mac to do photo effects, such as inversion of colors, pop art, etc. It should be easy to use. Kind of like how iPhoto has certain effects, but ...
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How can I convert all my slides in Power Point into .jpg pictures?

i used to know hot to do it, but I forgot. How can I convert all my slides in Power Point into .jpg pictures?
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Windows software for creating HDR images?

What is the best software (free/paid) available for creating HDR images?
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Collaborative photo sharing and tagging

Our family has about 300 GB of JPEG photos in total, spread across various hard drives in various countries. We'd like to have a solution to share and tag photos with the following features: Photos ...
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How can I insert my foto in the MATLAB GUI?

How can I insert my foto in the MATLAB GUI?
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How to find out when was a photo taken?

I am trying to find out when some of the pictures I own have been taken. In Mac OS X, in Finder, I am looking at the photo. There is date created, but it is not correct. I assume it is the date when I ...
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Should I worry about making my picasa web albums public?

I choose the public option for all my albums in Picasaweb, these mostly (>90%) contain pictures of my children which I share with my family. Ever so often somebody I don't know adds me as a favorite, ...
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How to start using Wget?

Please, forgive me for asking this question. Usually I would try to learn thisngs myself first before bothering others, but my situation is urgent - if I don't act now and don't download all my family ...
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Whats the quickest way to crop pics?

What is the quickest tool that can let me choose a rectangle (of a predefined size) within any picture file, and it should crop it to that. Something like the tool you get when uploading a Gravatar ...
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Is it possible to share a photo library between iPhoto and Windows Live Photo Gallery?

I have a Windows laptop and my spouse has a Mac. Is it possible to share the photo library? The pictures would be stored on a network attached hard drive accessible to both Mac and PC.
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Sync photos to iTunes without erasing everything?

My iTunes is empty, I just installed it, I've always used an iPod Manager to manage my iPod How can I sync my photos without iTunes having to erase everything on my iPod since my iTunes is empty? ...