Part 1 Take images from a digital camera and save them on a CD or DVD as a slide show
Take images from a digital camera
I connected my digital camera with my laptop which OS is Fedora 9. Then launched F-Spot Photo Manager(Applications–>Graphics–>F-Spot Photo Manager).
Click Import button, it pop-up another form. Select your digital camera from Import Source, and click Import button.
Select your desired photos and click Copy button to copy them to locate disk.
Save photos on a CD or DVD as a slide show
Prepare a blank CD or DVD. Select the photos you want to save, then click Photo–>Export to–>CD. They will be burned to CD or DVD
Correct red eye skill
You can use GIMP tool to correct red eye on your pictures. First launch it by click Applications–>Graphics–>GNU Image Manipulation Program. Open the picture you want to correct. Use rectangle tool to select the red eye.
Click Filters –> Enhance –> Red Eye Removal
Adjust the scroll bar to correct the eye’s color.
Then correct the other eye’s color, the final picture is as below.
Part 2 Create a mosaic portrait
Firstly, install metapixel software.
#yum install metapixel
Secondly, I collected 230 animal pictures from the Internet stored in the pics directory. Make another directory named picsch for storing the converted pictures. Convert animal pictures as follow.
$metapixel-prepare pics picsch
Thirdly, used a picture as original to make the mosaic picture.
$metapixel –metapixel -m wavelet -e local -w 8 -h 8 –library picsch girl_org.jpg girl_mos.png
The result is as below. The left is an original picture, the right is mosaic.