Picasa 3.9 Includes Google+ Sharing and Tagging, Upload 2048 px, Photo Editing Effects and More!

Picasa 3.9 released today includes Google+ sharing and tagging, new photo editing effects and lots more. Here are the features details:Share with people in your Google+ circles"Picasa 3.9 makes it easy to share the right photos with the right people with just a few clicks. To share an album, just click on the green "Share […]

Picasa 3.9 released today includes Google+ sharing and tagging, new photo editing effects and lots more. Here are the features details:

  • Share with people in your Google+ circles
    "Picasa 3.9 makes it easy to share the right photos with the right people with just a few clicks. To share an album, just click on the green "Share on Google+" button and add the specific circles you want to share your photos with," informs Google.

    You can always share by adding someone's email address or emailing them a link to the album.

    Picasa 3.9 integrates with Google+: Sharing on Google+

  • Tag people in your circles
    "When you click a photo to tag a friend, the dropdown menu now includes people in your Google+ circles in addition to your Gmail contacts. If you tag friends from Google+, Picasa will automatically suggest that you share your pictures with them when you upload your album. Learn more about tagging," Google explained.

    picasa 3.9 integrates with googl+: tage people feature

  • Also, Picasa 3.9 offers two simple upload options for Google+ users, "original size and best for web sharing." "When you select the 'Best for web sharing' option, you can upload any number of pictures for free! What's more, these pictures are uploaded at high resolutions of up to 2048 px," said Google.

In addition, users can also enjoy the following improvements:

    • "24 new photo editing effects
    • Side by side photo comparison
    • Simplified tray interface: Less commonly used tray icons (such as BlogThis!, Collage, Movie, Shop) are hidden by default (you can always add them back)," revealed Google.

You can download Picasa 3.9, here.

24 new photo editing effects
picasa 3.9: 24 new photo editing effects

Side by side photo comparison
picasa 3.0: side by side photo comparison