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Adding text over a photo?


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Is this at all possible with my regular Iphoto software? If not, is there a comparable Microsoft paint download online I can use to simply add a text box into a pic? THANKS!
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There's a great application called Imagewell which is very easy to use - a good way to resize and convert pics quickly, and yes you can add text, change the font & colour and even put it in boxes, speach and thought bubbles.

The old version was free and I had it for a year and a half, but I made the mistake of accepting the update one day and since then I have to download it every ten days to make use of the free trial.

It's a shame because I'm perfectly willing to buy it, but the world isn't designed for those without a credit card.

You can find it here: http://www.freemacware.com/imagewell
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There is also a great free watermarking app called PicMark which should do the job for you - http://www.digitalcalamity.org/lib/php/index.php

Hope this helps

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