Image Capture

Sources

There are a few sources of images:

  • Phone
  • Camera
  • Website that is being “Press This”ed
  • Image Search

Destinations (Uses)

There are a few uses for the images:

  • Section “break” on the Home page (2000 x 1125 px) 16:9 ratio
  • Featured Image for Posts/Pages (960 x 720 px) 4:3 ratio
  • Inserted Images within a Post (haven’t explored this much so far)

Procedures

Phone

  1. Transfer image to laptop for editing (Bluetooth works well)
  2. in GIMP, open image and crop / scale to the desired size
  3. Export as JPG when there are many colors to represent, and PNG otherwise
  4. On the same laptop, add the media to the Library

Camera