Fun Photo Strip Souvenirs Springfield IL

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.

Sybatech Inc
(217) 787-1133
3901 Wood Duck Drive
Springfield, IL
Services
Computer Consultants, Computer Software, Computer Network Hardware, Computer Networks

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OfficeMax
(217) 698-2930
2951 West Iles Avenue
Springfield, IL
Hours
M-F 8-9, Sa 9-8, Su 11-6*

Savid Technologies Inc
(708) 532-2843
18470 Thompson Court # 2B
Tinley Park, IL
Services
Computer Software, Computer Network Hardware, Computer Networks

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U S Biometrics Corporation
(630) 922-7300
1560 Wall Street # 304
Naperville, IL
Services
Building Materials and Supplies Wholesale and Manufacturers, Hardware Wholesale and Manufacturers, Computer Software, Computer and Software Stores, Hardware Dealers

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Crystal Equation Corporation
(847) 562-0900
1935 Shermer Road
Northbrook, IL
Services
Computer Software, Computer Network Hardware, Computer Networks, Communications and Public Relations Consultants

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Cisco Systems
(217) 522-0790
421 S Grand Avenue West
Springfield, IL
Services
Help Desk Services, Personal Computer Peripheral Equipment, Computer Software, Computer and Software Stores, Computer Networks

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Staples
(217) 793-7243
2490 W. Wabash Ave.
Springfield, IL
Recycling Services
Recycling Desk
$3 Ink & Toner Credit
Hours
Mon-Fri: 8:00am-9:00pm Sat: 9:00am-9:00pm Sun :10:00am-6:00pm

Pamcor Inc
(708) 672-6080
24038 S Volbrecht Road
Crete, IL
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Computer Software, Computer Network Hardware, Computer Networks

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Valcon Systems Inc
(630) 855-8284
111 West Railroad Avenue
Bartlett, IL
Services
Computers and Equipment Repair and Maintenance, Computer Supplies Parts and Accessories, Computer Software, Computer Networks, Nonclassified Establishments
Hours
Mon 10:00 AM-06:00 PM
Tue 10:00 AM-06:00 PM
Wed 10:00 AM-06:00 PM,

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E&N Machining
(630) 897-1089
29 Albright Road
Oswego, IL
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Computer Hardware and Supplies, Computer Software, Business Software, Software Training

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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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