Images and Photos





Photo and imaging software is used to edit and compose raster images; Adobe Photoshop, which dominates the market, has its own topic. Common actions include cropping, slicing, retouching, color replacement, masking and erasing. Other programs include Apple Photo, Corel PaintShop Pro, GIMP, Serif PhotoPlus, Pixlr, PhotoScape, Picasa and IrfanView.

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Hello - I am having trouble syncing my Mac photo albums with my iPhone 8. It was syncing a few weeks ago, but now appears to have stopped syncing updates to my photo albums and photo library from Mac to iPhone. The calendar still syncs, but photos do not. I have no idea why this could be. I have everything turned on (i.e. Photo Stream and iCloud Photos) on both my Mac and iPhone. Both area also completely up to date. The Mac just suddenly stopped syncing my photo album updates with my iPhone. Do you have ANY idea whatsoever why this might be? Help!
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$mail = new PHPMailer();$mail = new PHPMailer();
$mail->Host = ";";
$mail->SMTPAuth = true;
$mail->Username = 'smtpusername';
$mail->Password = 'smtppassword';

$mail->FromName="My site's mailer";
$mail->AddReplyTo("", "Replies for my site");

$mail->Subject = "Test 1";

$mail->AddEmbeddedImage('logo.jpg', 'logoimg', 'logo.jpg'); // attach file logo.jpg, and later link to it using identfier logoimg
$mail->Body = "<h1>Test 1 of PHPMailer html</h1>
    <p>This is a test picture: <img src=\"cid:logoimg\" /></p>";
$mail->AltBody="This is text only alternative body.";

   echo "Error sending: " . $mail->ErrorInfo;;
   echo "Letter is sent";

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im looking at this example,

how can i use this for inline images copied into the email body and how can i even tell if their is a img in the body ?

cause not all users will embed a image inline on email ?
Photoshop.  I have a .psd file that I saved to a USB drive and the last time that I worked on it I hit "save" and powered off my computer before the "save" actually occurred and the rather large labor intensive file is now corrupt and I can't open it.  I have attached it to this question.  Any help would be greatly appreciated!  I had to compress it as it was over the 50mb limit.
I have a new PPT presentation and just created a group of photos for an animation slide.
Why is it numbering the group as 11 and 12 when this is a brand new presentation and a brand new slide.  This should be group 1 and 2?
I have an s3 url which is of the image in jpg format. I have the following code :
        BufferedImage image = URL(url));
I need to calculate the sizeof this image.
How do i do that.
I tried the following :
 public static Integer getSize(BufferedImage bufferedImage) throws IOException {
    ByteArrayOutputStream byteArrayOutputStream = new ByteArrayOutputStream();
    ImageIO.write(bufferedImage, "jpg", byteArrayOutputStream);
    return byteArrayOutputStream.size();

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It gave 18183 bytes for an image of 14Kb which is wrong.

Mainly i need to detect if the size of the image is more than 1 MB.

Please suggest any ways to do it in java or any alternatives to achieve this ?


I have a php script to upload photos to the server and the link to the database. I want to adjust this. What I want is that this form can be used to take a photo with a mobile phone and then upload it to the server. It is possible to get the name in the database, but not to upload the photo to the server. Does anyone have an idea how I can do this in the script?
An Access mdb file has a Table containing (among others) the following field:

PixFullPath which contains the path to a .jpg file:   G:\....\abc.jpg

I have a Form and a corresponding Report both based on the above referenced table which must display the picture abc.jpg using an Image Control called PIC thus:

me.PIC.picture = me.PixFullPath


ComputerA (Win10Pro, Access2016) displays abc.jpg on BOTH FORM and REPORT

ComputerB (Win10Pro, Access2016)  displays abc.jpg  only on the FORM

On ComputerB running the Report returns “You entered an expression that has no Value.  2427”

QUESTION: Any ideas  why doesn’t the IDENTICAL REPORT under IDENTICAL CONDITIONS , not run on ComputerB? and any suggestions what to do about this?
I have a Windows Surface Book Pro  that is giving me some problems.
After I set up One Drive synchronization for two accounts is no longer showing thumbnails but only icons for one of the One Drive folders as well as the photos in the Documents folder.
The "Always Show icons, never thumbnails" is unchecked in the View settings, the local user policy is set so "Turn off the display of thumbnail and only display icons" is disabled.
If I open a jpg file for which the thumbnail is not displayed but rather the icon is by double clicking, thing that launches the Photos application, then close it, then refresh the view in File Explorer, the thumbnail is displayed.
Any suggestions?
in MSACCESS Report"

I need some phrases to be in different Formats.  Example:

This is plain text This is Italics this is plain text again and this is bold

Also I would like to embed a jpg or bmp in the text, for example a signature (that was captured as jpg or bmp) at the bottom of a letter,

Ideas anyone?  Thanks again.
Hi Expert,

I would like to check is there a way to make an Image/Picture resolution look better other than using photoshop? In Jpeg and Png format.

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Hello. I would like to track/rotoscope/cover the movements of a bunch of human figures who are inside a series of pictures (or inside a video) with 3D characters (created and RIGGED in Blender). They should behave at the same way of the human figures ; it means that they should make the same movements. I think that I should track also the camera. Can u tell me if this kind of job is doable with these script :

or which kind of tool and approach do you want to use ?

I have also tried to run the demo of OpenPose with this command line :

C:\Users\virtu\OneDrive\Desktop\RotoRIG\TOOLS\openpose-1.4.0-win64-cpu-binaries>bin\OpenPoseDemo.exe --video examples\media\video.avi --face --hand
Starting OpenPose demo...
Starting thread(s)...

it hangs but nothing happens.

Someone never heard about FlowBox or some other tool like this. Please read here :

He says :

Rotoscope Tracking, Painting, and Rigging

BLowBox also is working on RotoTRACK. RotoGLUE offers a planar tracking and point tracking system within the application. You can even use tracking data from other software through import.

RotoPAINT lets you paint over a sequence with built-in vector point tools, recording strokes as you go. Because paint strokes are vector, …
Hi Expert,

I would like to check is it normal that picture sends out from outlook the resolution will be much lower the original one? I try png and jpg format send from outlook color being lighter resolution lower. Is it normal?

Hi please find below vba script, which helps me to copy range of excel cells and save it as a jpeg file. I want this code to run from ms access vba editor.


1. Open an excel workbook
2. Go to a given tab
3. Copy range of  cells.
4. Save as a jpec file in a given folder

Please have a look

Sub ExportRange()

   Const FName          As String = "C:\TEMP\export.jpg"

   Dim rng              As Range

   Dim shtTemp          As Worksheet

   Dim chtTemp          As Chart


   Application.ScreenUpdating = False

   '// Change range as needed

   Set rng = Worksheets("Sheet1").Range("A1:C10")


   '// Add a temp worksheet. Chart will be placed on this. It will be deleted after

   Set shtTemp = Worksheets.Add

   '// Add chart


   '// Move the chart to the new sheet and get a reference to it

   ActiveChart.Location Where:=xlLocationAsObject, Name:=shtTemp.Name

   Set chtTemp = ActiveChart


   '// Copy and paste the range

   rng.CopyPicture Appearance:=xlScreen, Format:=xlPicture



   '// Export

   chtTemp.Export Filename:=FName


   '// Tidy up...

   Application.DisplayAlerts = False


   Application.DisplayAlerts = True

   Application.ScreenUpdating = True


End Sub

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Thank you
Need a free tool kit to fix the "Unfortunately, Android System has stopped" problems.  I got this error message on my Samsung Galaxy Note 5 when I try to send any photos from Galaxy - by hitting "share".  

I have tried  (didn't pay) but it didn't even work for US based phones. I'd appreciate suggestions on any proven working tool kits that can fix this problem. Free ones preferred since I just use it once. Hope you can also give some instruction or procedures for fixing the problem.


Hello to everyone,

I'm looking for a tool (better if for Windows,but also for Linux or Mac) that can help me to vectorize a lot of (PNG) photos,giving to them the nice cartoon effect that you can see in the video below :

the tool should have the option of the batch processing because I have no time to edit manually something like 100.000 photos. OR,if you know any other way (that it is not the vectorizing) to reproduce that effect (with the batch processing),it's also ok for me.
I am creating an site to site VPN where the client is editing large photos and video files that are hosted on cloud server. What is the best way to connect  to get the best speeds?
Hello to everyone,

I'm looking for some good alternatives to AKVIS and FotoSketcher tools. I'm looking for a tool that can convert a lot of pictures (usually extracted from old movies) into paintings. What I really need is to find is a particular graphic / effect / style to apply to the original photos that can hide / alter enough the the facial features of the actors because I don't want that they are recognizable. I don't want to apply tecniques like the masking or the tracking to isolate and change only the faces. It took too much time. And,since I need to elaborate a LOT of images,I need also that the tool can elaborate multiple pictures with a batch process.
I have a collection of about 10,000 photos taken in my travels to various countries and they have been set up to be randomly shown as my desktop picture. My problem is that I often don't remember where the photo in use was taken and I'm hoping to find a way or an app that would display that location in a corner of the wallpaper.  The 'Photos' app knows where they were taken so it should be possible. I'm looking for a solution for my desktop, can anyone help me out?
Windows 10 photos are gone after I attempted to move the folder where the photos are located from c:\Users\<username>\Photos to a USB drive 256GB module   E:\Photos. When I did this, all of the photos on the c: drive disappeared even though it said it was going to move them.
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A coloured image has 3 values (R,G,B) so how the three values are stored in the matrix?

1-My understanding is that in every cell of the matrix, there is one value so I am wondering how Jpeg for example store the three values?
2-If I have an image and I would like to see the whole matrix (all the colour values) is there a program that convert the image to a text file hat has all the colour values of the image?

Thank you
Have a jpg image that needs to be:
  • Opened and displayed
  • Resizeable using its lower-right corner
  • Draggable around the screen
  • Closeable
When first opened, it needs to be resized to fit inside whichever parent element is holding it ... a <div> maybe?
There should be no scrollbars.  Whatever size the parent is dragged to then that is the size of the jpg (but it remains the same ratio).
I thought this would be simple, but nothing I tried so far has worked.  Tried <img>.  Tried background-image.  I must be missing something.
Tools we use here are HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, and JavaScript.
Chrome is the web browser used internally.
Need to remove the blackout from a picture
Hi All

Do we have any way to find out about the image quality using  tensorflow.
Actually I need high quality image to be accepted and need to reject the rest one.

Please share any advice on same.

(Object reference not set to an instance of an object)

The following code (sometimes) give the above error only if the file is a (multi page tiff file with a large number of pages)  e.g.  400 pages or 500 pages. Not on a specific page.
and when I check     PictureBox1.Image     I find it = null!
If I reRun my software it works fine on the same page that it stopped on.
I feel it is something related to memory   (e.g.   executing the next line before full load .....)
Any help is appreciated.

PictureBox1.Image = Image.FromFile("C:\ImgFolder\ImageName.tif")
Dim NoOfPages As Long = PictureBox1.Image.GetFrameCount(Imaging.FrameDimension.Page)

For J = ImagePageFrom - 1 To ImagePageTO - 1
       PictureBox1.Image.SelectActiveFrame(Imaging.FrameDimension.Page, J)    'the error is on this line
       PictureBox1.Image.Save("C:\ImgFolder\ImageName.Gif", Imaging.ImageFormat.Gif)
PictureBox1.Image = Nothing
I am getting error when installing a program in windows 10. I have attached a screen shot.

Images and Photos





Photo and imaging software is used to edit and compose raster images; Adobe Photoshop, which dominates the market, has its own topic. Common actions include cropping, slicing, retouching, color replacement, masking and erasing. Other programs include Apple Photo, Corel PaintShop Pro, GIMP, Serif PhotoPlus, Pixlr, PhotoScape, Picasa and IrfanView.