Editing Photos

Making photos beautiful – from Google Photos to Snapseed

I love taking pictures! My phone makes it so easy. I see beauty all around me and my phone is always with me, so I have everything I need to capture the beautiful scenes even when we’re just driving down the highway on a lonely stretch of road in Northern Florida. I snap a photo …

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Black and White Photos with Google Photos

“Tag, you’re IT!” That’s what it’s like in today’s world on Facebook. Its called a “Challenge” and the latest one is about Black and White photography. Seven days, seven black and white photos of your life. No people, no pets, no explanations. I usually ignore challenges, I’m a party pooper, I don’t want to play. …

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Can’t take a good picture from a moving vehicle? Sure you can.

It is difficult to take a good picture while in a moving vehicle. You can’t take the time to properly frame the shot, and when you’re bouncing around you’re bound to get things a little crooked,  but – take it anyway! It’s a piece of cake to make that picture better after the fact with …

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Google Photos Quick Tip: Make that Picture POP!

One of the Google Photos editing tools is called “Pop.” What is Pop? Well, it’s hard to describe. It brightens a photo, increases the color, brings out some of the detail in the shadows and adds definition and contrast. Open a Photo in Google Photos Tap the Pencil to get into edit mode Tap the …

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Quick Tip: Straighten Your Horizon with Google Photos Editing

To straighten a photo with a crooked horizon Open photo Tap pencil Tap 3d tool, crop and rotate Drag slider to change slant of photo, notice the grid that appears to help you Or use the Auto button to have it straightened for you Chris Guld is President and Teacher-in-Chief at GeeksOnTour.com. She has been …

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