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Downloading albums and downloading images

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Video: Downloading albums and downloading images

Next, I'm going to talk about downloading specific images or entire albums themselves. Now, this is related to the share experience and the public permissions. I'm going to take a particular album here, this Paris 2009, and at the top of it, we're going to talk about this particular Download feature here. Now, what shows up in this download capability is related to the settings. Now remember when we set the settings, we actually set the permissions right here.

Downloading albums and downloading images

Next, I'm going to talk about downloading specific images or entire albums themselves. Now, this is related to the share experience and the public permissions. I'm going to take a particular album here, this Paris 2009, and at the top of it, we're going to talk about this particular Download feature here. Now, what shows up in this download capability is related to the settings. Now remember when we set the settings, we actually set the permissions right here.

So you can see how the permissions in our settings correlate to what we allow people to do. Now, if this is something that I shared with someone, you may or may not be able to download it. You are the author of this. So while you're signed in, you'll be able to allow yourself to download these because you own these. But based on how you share it with someone, you may or may not allow them to be able to download this entire album or individual photos. So let's go ahead and download this album to Picasa itself.

Downloading Picasa will allow me to take the entire album. When it opens up in Windows here, you can see that allows me to choose a particular application in order to open it. Go ahead and select OK and you'll be redirected into the Picasa Client. You can see here it's identified the 55 shots, you can see those here and this will initiate the download. Now, we've done this in previous movies here. But watch this area here, the lower left, Downloaded Albums.

In a previous movie we downloaded something called our Drop Box. But as we download this album here, in the lower right, you can see the progress. Then it will start to pull those in. You can see that the Downloaded Albums correspond a little differently than those on the Web Albums. It treats that a little differently here because the Paris album is something that I had previously. It allows me to download those and Picasa keeps a nice organizational structure to all of these. So you can see here what's denoted by the little Earth icon here means that it came from the web.

This is really helpful feature when I've essentially moved albums or essentially I've been granted permission by someone else, to download entire album that I may want to print locally or view locally, because they've given me this permission. So keep that in mind, when you start from a particular web album and you're given access or the permission to download.

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Picasa 3 Essential Training

70 video lessons · 9880 viewers

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  1. 2m 9s
    1. Welcome
      1m 14s
    2. Using the exercise files
      55s
  2. 6m 39s
    1. What's new in Picasa 3
      3m 2s
    2. Downloading and installing Picasa on the PC
      2m 17s
    3. Downloading and installing Picasa on the Mac
      1m 20s
  3. 34m 3s
    1. Organizational paradigms
      5m 36s
    2. Exploring the interface
      3m 27s
    3. Using the Task tray
      2m 28s
    4. Adding a custom button to the Task tray
      1m 48s
    5. Exploring the Help and Tools pulldown menus
      2m 58s
    6. Importing photos and movies from a camera or card reader
      3m 53s
    7. Searching and archiving your growing library
      5m 24s
    8. Remembering your memories
      6m 17s
    9. Using the new Desktop Photo Viewer
      2m 12s
  4. 29m 23s
    1. Using folders and albums
      4m 0s
    2. Tagging and rating your photos
      6m 58s
    3. Using filters effectively
      2m 51s
    4. Searching for photos
      4m 30s
    5. Deleting, hiding, and removing photos
      2m 46s
    6. Creating and editing a new online album
      5m 37s
    7. Screen captures made easy
      2m 41s
  5. 32m 21s
    1. Using the Basic Fixes palette
      4m 45s
    2. Using the Tuning palette
      1m 59s
    3. Using the Effects palette
      4m 32s
    4. Using the Retouch tool
      1m 32s
    5. Applying red-eye repair
      1m 10s
    6. Flirting with black & white, sepia, and tinting
      2m 55s
    7. Effective cropping and straightening
      6m 32s
    8. Adding captions, text, and watermarks
      3m 8s
    9. Using effects effectively
      3m 39s
    10. Batch-editing for speed
      2m 9s
  6. 1h 15m
    1. Creating and playing a slideshow
      2m 36s
    2. Creating gift CDs
      3m 53s
    3. Uploading photos
      6m 23s
    4. Emailing photos
      4m 50s
    5. Using the Share button to upload and email photos at the same time
      1m 18s
    6. Setting printing controls for local printing
      6m 10s
    7. Exporting photos
      4m 9s
    8. Advanced exporting to HTML galleries and Flash
      3m 19s
    9. Customizing your export templates
      3m 28s
    10. Reordering and customizing your share buttons
      2m 8s
    11. Printing commercially
      1m 57s
    12. Creating a collage
      5m 34s
    13. Creating and editing movies and uploading to YouTube
      6m 56s
    14. Blogging photos quickly using BlogThis!
      2m 43s
    15. Creating a blog post via email
      4m 22s
    16. Sharing via Facebook
      1m 24s
    17. Sharing via Flickr
      2m 9s
    18. Uploading photos to SmugMug
      2m 23s
    19. Posting photos from iPhone to your web album
      1m 39s
    20. Viewing web albums on the iPhone
      1m 8s
    21. Downloading and synchronizing web albums
      5m 7s
    22. Turning a web album into a live RSS feed
      2m 9s
  7. 42m 13s
    1. Getting started
      3m 38s
    2. Creating web albums
      5m 53s
    3. Organizing and reordering albums
      1m 54s
    4. Deleting an album
      1m 0s
    5. Adding locations to albums and images using the Album Map
      1m 56s
    6. Adding captions to albums
      1m 58s
    7. Adding tags in web albums
      1m 46s
    8. Changing General settings
      3m 11s
    9. Changing Email Notification settings
      41s
    10. Changing Privacy and Permissions settings
      5m 39s
    11. Changing Storage settings
      2m 9s
    12. Identifying people in photos using face recognition
      3m 21s
    13. Sharing web albums
      3m 16s
    14. Downloading albums and downloading images
      2m 34s
    15. Creating projects using the Download tab
      2m 5s
    16. Ordering prints
      1m 12s
  8. 17s
    1. Goodbye
      17s

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