When I saw this picture of my friend Sue, with a bright green Praying Mantis on her finger, I just had to get a copy and play with it using Picasa’s editing tools. Thanks Sue!
Notice how most of the picture is Black and White while the bug is bright green. Also notice how most of the picture is out of focus and the bug is quite sharp.
Here are the four simple Picasa tools I used to accomplish it:
To learn more about Picasa’s Effects, join Geeks on Tour and watch these videos:
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- pics24a.More Effects 13-18 #253
- pics24b.More Effects 19-24 #254
- pics24c.More Effects #25-30
- pics24d.More Effects 31-36
- pics53.Picasa 3.9 and Side by Side Editing
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