Google Photos: How to share photos with a link, and not get a 404 error

There are several ways to share photos using Google Photos. Direct sharing with other Google Photos users Mobile only: Share to … an app (this copies photo(s) and opens them up in the designated app.  Copy Link How to share with a link, and make sure it’s the right link When I need to share …

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Google Photos updates in 2019: Faster, Better, Changes, and New Features

Google is changing and improving Google Photos all the time. Since the 2d edition of the book was published in June of 2018, I have been keeping a list of all the changes. You are updating your Google Photos app aren’t you?  If you’re not sure, here’s a video on How to Update Google Photos. Here are …

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If you take pictures of receipts, you’ll like the Crop Document feature in Google Photos

This is a relatively new feature in Google Photos (Oct 2018), and it’s only available on the Android version. If you took a photo of a receipt, a business card, or a full page document, it looks better if you crop the background out, and adjust the skew of the photo. Open the photo and …

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If you take pictures of receipts, you’ll like the Crop Document feature in Google Photos

This is a relatively new feature in Google Photos (Oct 2018), and it’s only available on the Android version. If you took a photo of a receipt, a business card, or a full page document, it looks better if you crop the background out, and adjust the skew of the photo. Open the photo and …

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They moved it! Using Google Photos and choosing to edit in Snapseed is still there.

Using Snapseed to edit photos Snapseed is my favorite way to edit photos on my phone. It’s a free app from Google that you need to download and install on your phone. It’s available for both iOS and Android. Once it’s installed, you can use it with any photo in Google Photos. The way to …

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Using Google Photos you can now share photos with a conversation just like texting

Direct Sharing Have you ever shared a picture using Google Photos and the recipient says they never got it? Did they tell you to send it in a text message instead because they like how a text message keeps a running conversation along with the pictures? If so, you’ll love this new feature in Google …

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