Senior Academy

Computer Skills for Seniors

Learning and Practice Resources

Student Resources

Digital Pictures Basics 2012

A Windows Photo Gallery Manual and Textbook

This page provides information and practice materials for use with Digital Pictures Basics 2012.

Download the compressed set of practice pictures: Download practice pictures by clicking the link below:

In the dialog box click on Save as. Select your My Pictures folders as the download location. See the manual.

Download Practice Pictures
Practice Pictures


If you do not have a Microsoft Account, you may sign up at the site below.

Sign up for a Microsoft Account and email address
with a Microsoft account you also receive SkyDrive
Email and SkyDrive Sign up for Microsoft account

You may download the needed applications and drivers from the sites provided in the following table. Follow the instructions in the book. 

Software Resources - Download Sites
Photo Gallery Microsoft Windows Essentials
RAW Image Codec Microsoft Camera Codec Pack

The following sites illustrate online photo sharing.

Sharing pictures on the web
Sample sharing sites
SkyDrive link to Senior Academy SkyDrive
Vimeo see below


Flowers from Senior Academy on Vimeo.

download LARGE set