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Picasa: Easy Photo Editing

PicasaPicasa is a free program by Google that lets you organize your pictures and do basic image editing. Picasa has two incarnations: the desktop program version and the online "web albums" version. We focus on the desktop version.

Tutorial Videos

Tips for watching these videos:

  1. Look at the YouTube quick reference first for tips on how to get the best viewing experience.
  2. Make sure the sound on your computer is turned on (we recommend using headphones).
  3. Have Picasa open while you're watching the video. Pause the video, practice what you've seen, then move on when you're ready.

Organizing Your Pictures

Editing Your Images

Final Steps

 Click here for the YouTube playlist of all these videos, or preview them below! 

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