Looking for recommendations: simple GIMP
djgroos at gmail.com
Fri Feb 19 14:20:15 GMT 2010
Important to know--I'll be using Picasa with my students one of these days,
On Thu, Feb 18, 2010 at 8:29 AM, Mark Gomez <markbgomez at gmail.com> wrote:
> Picasa can add annotations to images.
> Mark Gomez
> On Thu, Feb 18, 2010 at 7:18 AM, David Groos <djgroos at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Cool solution Antonello! I'll give it a try. This sounds like a simple
>> and complete solution.
>> On Thu, Feb 18, 2010 at 8:10 AM, antonello facchetti <
>> antonello.facchetti at alice.it> wrote:
>>> David Groos ha scritto:
>>> Hi All,
>>>> I want students to be able to annotate images, such as photos taken
>>>> through a microscope, adding arrows and labels to parts of the image, for
>>>> example. It might also be nice if there were contrast/brightness/saturation
>>>> controls. Need the ability to export back to jpeg/png. I don't want really
>>>> any other capabilities. I just used GIMP for the first time and I had to
>>>> wade through 'layers' and tons of other concepts that I don't need but it
>>>> does look awesome. Does anyone have advice on software that would be good
>>>> for this need? This is a very key app in a science classroom and will form
>>>> part of the basic set of apps for my program.
>>> Maybe this could be complicating, but I would face the problem in a
>>> different way.
>>> You could use OpenOffice presentation:
>>> - Just make a single-slide presentation with the image you need to work
>>> - add all extra objects (arrows, labels, text)
>>> - there is a basic possibility to elaborate the image (crop,
>>> - you can export to jpg/png and other
>>> - you can save also as a presentation, thus being possible to still
>>> modify the file.
>>> hope it helps
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