Fun Photo Strip Souvenirs East Hartford CT

I have showed you how to create an unforgettable (and easy-to-create) photo booth at your summer barbecue. You can take the idea one step further to create photo strips for your guests! It only takes three simple steps in Photoshop Elements . Here's how.

Fibertch Networks
(860) 761-3178
260 Constitution Plaza
Hartford, CT
Services
Computer Software, Computer Network Hardware, Computer Networks

Data Provided by:
Home Computer Medic
(860) 967-9896
Enfield, CT
Services
Computers and Equipment Repair and Maintenance, Computers and Equipment Installation, Computer Cable and Wire Installation, Computer Software, Computer Networks
Hours
Mon 08:00 AM-10:00 PM
Tue 08:00 AM-10:00 PM
Wed 08:00 AM-10:00 PM,

Data Provided by:
Number Crunchers Unlimited
(203) 452-1771
27 Marigold Lane
Trumbull, CT
Services
Computers and Equipment Repair and Maintenance, Computer and Equipment Dealers, Software Design and Development, Computer Software, Computer Networks
Hours
Mon-Sat: 08:00am-05:00pm

Data Provided by:
Computers4Sure
10 Hoyt Street
Norwalk, CT
Services
Computer and Equipment Dealers, Computer Supplies Parts and Accessories, Computer Hardware and Supplies, Computer Software

Data Provided by:
Norfield Data Products
(203) 849-0292
181 Main Street
Norwalk, CT
Services
Computer Peripherals, Help Desk Services, Computer Software, Computer and Software Stores

Data Provided by:
Complete It Center
(860) 272-0160
75 Hazard Avenue
Enfield, CT
Services
Computers and Equipment Repair and Maintenance, Computer Software, Network Consultants, Computer Networks
Hours
Mon-Sat: 08:30pm-06:00pm
Payment Options
Debit Cards, American Express, Money Orders, Personal Checks, MasterCard,

Data Provided by:
Fibertech Networks
(860) 749-4719
17 Autumn Lane
Somers, CT
Services
Computer Software, Computer Network Hardware, Computer Networks

Data Provided by:
Level 3 Communications
(203) 358-8228
21 Harbor View Avenue
Stamford, CT
Services
Computer Software, Computer Network Hardware, Computer Networks, Communications and Public Relations Consultants, Phone Communications Services

Data Provided by:
Focused E Business LLC
(860) 388-9494
251 Main Street
Old Saybrook, CT
Services
Help Desk Services, Computer Software, Computer and Software Stores

Data Provided by:
Blue Ridge Systems LLC
(203) 740-7132
53 Skyline Drive
Brookfield, CT
Services
Computer Software, Computer Network Hardware, Computer Networks

Data Provided by:
Data Provided by:

Fun Photo Strip Souvenirs

In the July 2009 issue of Creating Keepsakes, I showed you how to create an unforgettable (and easy-to-create) photo booth at your summer barbecue. You can take the idea one step further to create photo strips for your guests! It only takes three simple steps in Photoshop Elements . Here's how:

1. Purchase a set of photo-strip frames. I used the Photo Booth Frames set by Katie Pertiet , but you can purchase them online from many designers. Once you've purchased a frame set, download it and open the file in Photoshop Elements.

2. Open and resize your photographs. Click on the Image Menu, and then select Resize and then Image Size. A pop-up box will appear that allows you to resize your image. Type 2.54 in the Width box and 3.28 in the Height box. You will need to crop the height of your image just a bit (use the Crop Tool), because photo-booth frames are a different size from traditional images. Repeat this step for each photo in your strip.

Screen shot

3. Drag and drop your photos. Once you've resized your image, use the Move Tool to drag and drop the photograph onto the thumbnail of the frame file in the Project Bin. When you double-click on the frame file, the photograph should be in the Layers Palette; make sure the photo-booth frame layer is above the photograph layer, so you can't see the edges of the photos. Repeat this step for each photo in your strip.

Screen shot

Screen shot

That's it! It's simple to do, and your guests will love this special party gift.

Appeared in: July 2009

Click here to read the rest of the article from Creating Keepsakes

 
© Creative Crafts Group, LLC. All rights reserved.