Google Photos for Android rolling out new ‘Sharpen’ and ‘Denoise’ editor tools – By Abner Li 9to5Google
With the launch of the Pixel 5 and 4a 5G last year, Google also rolled out a redesigned Photos editor on Android. The video experience has since been similarly revamped, while Google Photos is now rolling out new “Sharpen” and “Denoise” tools.
Hands-on with Google Photos enhanced video editing tools [Video] – By Damien Wilde 9to5Google
After a small initial rollout, Google Photos’ brand-new enhanced video editing tools should be live for everyone using the photo and video application on Android — but just what is new here?
Google Photos just let me copy text from a photo into my web browser – By Mitchell Clark The Verge
The desktop Google Photos website seems to be getting the ability to scan for text in an image and turn it into copy-and-pasteable text, thanks to Google’s Lens technology (via 9to5Google). Lens has been available in many places on Android for a while, but its optical character recognition (OCR) feature coming to the desktop could make Google Photos an easy and free way to get real-life text onto your computer.
Google Lens search tools proactively appear in Photos – By Abner Li 9to5Google
Google Lens has long been part of Google Photos to help you visually search images. On Android, Google Lens is now a more prominent part of Photos by identifying what pictures would benefit from the analysis and search tool.
How to Back Up All of Your Google Data – By Lifehacker
It’s more than likely you’ll live happily with your Google account until such time as Jeeves comes back from the dead to reassert dominance in the search market (forever, in other words). However, I’ve encountered a few weird instances lately of Google deleting users’ accounts without rhyme or reason, leaving them unable to access what they’d stored on Google’s services (a lot) and with no real resources to get it back.
How to take pictures of stars With Your Smartphone – By Raul Mercado campinghelper.com
Heading out into the beautiful outdoors and staring into the endless night sky can make you want to capture that moment forever. With the right planning and online resources, you can actually do just that with only a smartphone. No need for fancy equipment, you just need to become educated in the right techniques and you’ll be capturing the milky way in no time.
How to Transfer Your iCloud Photo Library to Google Photos – By Joe Fedewa How-To Geek
There are many cloud storage services available today, and Apple and Google offer two of the more popular options. Switching can feel like a daunting task, but Apple makes it easy to move your iCloud library to Google Photos.
Google Photos 2021 – What’s Changing? – By 6 Months Later Reviews YouTube
What’s new with Google Photos in 2021, changes to storage limits, how to upgrade storage through Google One, new editing features and more!
Google Photos for Android getting advanced video editor with cropping, filters, and more – By Abner Li 9to5Google
Last August, Google introduced a new video editing experience in Photos for iOS. Google Photos on Android will soon see that revamped video editor with more advanced tools and granular customization.
Which Budget Phone Has the Best Camera? – By Cory Gunther Review Geek
If you’re looking for a phone with a great camera, you’ll quickly realize most of today’s options are pushing four figures. That’s way too expensive. But surprisingly, the best budget phone typically delivers a pretty similar experience.
An Intro to the Rule of Thirds in Photography – By petapixel.com
Learn photography rules, learn to apply them, learn their advantages and limitations. Finally, learn to bend them, break them and explore beyond them.
Google Photos creating Cinematic photos, more memories – By Abner Li 9to5google.com
Besides organizing and making your library searchable, Google Photos often generates videos, albums, and other fun works. Google is now creating 3D “Cinematic photos,” while more collage designs and Memories are rolling out.
How I replaced Facebook with Google Photos – By Mike Elgan elgan.com
I’ve been using Facebook. However, because Facebook is such a cancer on humanity, I’ve decided I can no longer support them with my participation. So on July 4, 2019, I’m deleting Facebook forever, along with the Facebook-owned properties Instagram, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger.
Google Photos Storage Is Changing. Here Are Your Best Options – By Whitson Gordon wired.com
Google Photos has long offered one of the best deals in cloud storage, allowing you to upload unlimited photos for free—as long as you were willing to sacrifice a little image quality. But Google recently announced that it’s removing its free tier, meaning you’ll have to pay to keep using Google Photos beyond that initial 15 GB. If you’ve stuck with it for the past five years for its low cost, you may be wondering what the next best service is.
Google’s New Storage Policy: More than Photos ! Docs, Sheets etc. Impacted too. Alternatives? – By Lon.TV youtube.com VIDEO