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Friday: The Photo Gallery_PEACE

Mouse over the photo below to see a before and after assignment from my Beyond Layers class. The original photo was taken by Kim Klassen.  The second photo "PEACE" is the same photo processed by me in Photoshop.  Pretty cool, huh?

Here's how I did it on a Mac.  I have it on good authority that this script will also run on a PC!  
How To Do Mouseovers in Blogger
1.Start with 2 photos that are exactly the same size (around 500 px max is the size that worked with the blogger template that I am using).  I had to reduce the size of the photos in Photoshop from 1000w x 666h to 500w x 333h so that the pix wouldn't bleed into the sidebar gadgets.  An image with the largest pixel size of 700px is a good place to start, but you'll just have to experiment with what fits into your chosen template layout.  

2.  Upload them to an album in Picasa >I have an album called, "Beyond Layers_Mouseovers."

Picasa is Google's main image storage system, and all of your blo…