Fun Photo Strip Souvenirs Lawrence KS

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.

Ciber Inc
(913) 897-6444
9200 Indian Creek Parkway # 650
Overland Park, KS
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(913) 755-2647
36330 Lookout Road
Osawatomie, KS
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Operating Sooner Inc
(913) 397-8071
PO Box 2726
Olathe, KS
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Staples
(785) 770-9200
632 Tuttle Creek Blvd.
Manhattan, KS
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$3 Ink & Toner Credit
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Mon-Fri: 8:00am-9:00pm Sat: 9:00am-9:00pm Sun :11:00am-6:00pm

Staples
(620) 342-5200
2200 Industrial Road
Emporia, KS
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Recycling Desk
$3 Ink & Toner Credit
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Mon-Fri: 8:00am-8:00pm Sat: 9:00am-7:00pm Sun :11:00am-6:00pm

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(913) 299-8911
Po Box 12441
Kansas City, KS
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(785) 625-3570
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(913) 814-0567
7131 W. 135th Street
Overland Park, KS
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OfficeMax
(913) 780-5554
15315 West 119th Street
Olathe, KS
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M-F 8-9, Sa 9-8, Su 10-6*

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(316) 686-1401
8147 East Kellogg
Wichita, KS
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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.

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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.

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

Appeared in: July 2009

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