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Lucie---That defniitely worked, to create an album within Google Photos,
and it's going to save me tons of file management and uploading time!
Thanks!

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Hannah Fjeld
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Neshobe School
17 Neshobe Circle
Brandon, VT 05733
(802) 247-3721 x2013

On Tue, Feb 6, 2018 at 1:15 PM, Lucie deLaBruere <[log in to unmask]>
wrote:

> Hi Robert
>
> Are any of your photos in albums.
>
> The only ones that show up for me are the ones in albums.
>
> Try createing an album directly in Google photos and then come back to
> this.
>
> I practiced that step this morning when I did the tutorial  -
>
> If that does not work, it could be a setting I have on my Google Photos
> since I use Google Photos constantly to make my Videos   - I may have
> tweaked  a setting.
>
> I can check if creating an Album does not rectily the problem
>
> Lucie
>
>
> On Tue, Feb 6, 2018 at 12:40 PM, Robert Wickberg <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:
>
>> Hmm, when I click on the Picasa icon, I don't get my Google Photos.  I
>> get this, two profile photos, one hangout photo that's a screen shot of
>> bandwidth utilization, and a couch I was trying to give away on a message
>> board.  Not exactly the hundreds of photos  have in Google Photo, not even
>> a link that would lead to them.
>>
>> [image: Inline image 1]
>>
>> On Tue, Feb 6, 2018 at 10:40 AM, Lucie deLaBruere <[log in to unmask]>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> I have successfully used a few different ways.
>>> The Google Drive folder works great with students and for collaborating
>>> together on a movie.
>>> The WeVideo App works, but it feels slower to me.
>>>
>>> MY FAVORITE way to import from Google Photos is to use the Import
>>> Picassa icon on IMPORT MEDIA in WeVIDEO
>>> When I click on that my Google Photos Albums appear.
>>>
>>> I made a quick 2 minute tutorial of this showing the steps I took to get
>>> two recent  pictures I had in my Google Photos into WeVideo
>>>
>>> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sqvaXWBAEiA
>>>
>>> Hope that helps
>>>
>>> Lucie
>>>
>>>
>>> On Tue, Feb 6, 2018 at 10:32 AM, Robert Wickberg <[log in to unmask]>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Thanks.  Turns out they do tell you how to do that in the support page,
>>>> way down at the bottom.  The heading says "organize photos and videos using
>>>> Google Drive."  Unless you actually read the steps, it's not obvious to me
>>>> they're referring to Google Photos photos. Why they don't just tell you
>>>> about that setting right on the screen you get when you click the Google
>>>> Photos icon in Drive is beyond me.
>>>>
>>>> Sounds like this is gonna make a copy of all your Google photos in your
>>>> drive.  I have thousands of pictures, seems like a waste of storage space
>>>> just to get one video from point A to point B.  I wish Wevideo would just
>>>> access Photos directly.
>>>>
>>>> On Tue, Feb 6, 2018 at 9:55 AM, Scott Grant <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Within Google Drive, go into settings and check the box for "Create a
>>>>> Google Photos folder" and hit done.  A Google Photos folder is created
>>>>> automatically under the root of your Google Drive.  Depending on how many
>>>>> files you have in Google Photos, it may take a bit for the folder to
>>>>> populate.  It will be populated with folders organized by year.  Once that
>>>>> one-time step is complete, you can access the photos from Wevideo (and
>>>>> other purposes).
>>>>>
>>>>> [image: Inline image 1]
>>>>>
>>>>> Thanks,
>>>>> Scott
>>>>>
>>>>> On Tue, Feb 6, 2018 at 9:35 AM, Robert Wickberg <[log in to unmask]>
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Scott, how? Despite the text of that message in Drive, I did not see
>>>>>> any instructions for doing this on the support page.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Tue, Feb 6, 2018 at 9:23 AM, Scott Grant <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I'd already followed the step of creating a Google Photos folder.
>>>>>>> As a result, Wevideo is able to access and import videos from my Google
>>>>>>> Photos.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> On Tue, Feb 6, 2018 at 8:50 AM, Robert Wickberg <[log in to unmask]
>>>>>>> > wrote:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Question for wevideo enthusiasts:
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> What's the easiest way to get a video from my Samsung phone to
>>>>>>>> Wevideo so I can edit it?  Photos and videos automatically sync to Google
>>>>>>>> Photo.  Wevideo seems like it will directly import a video from Google
>>>>>>>> Drive, but not Google Drive.  There's a Google Photo icon in Google drive,
>>>>>>>> but when you click on it, it says "Drive no longer includes a Google Photos
>>>>>>>> view.  If you'd like to continue accessing your personal photos and videos
>>>>>>>> from Drive, create a Google photos folder in drive.  For more information
>>>>>>>> on how to do this, see the support page."
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> The words support page are a link, but there's a lot of information
>>>>>>>> in there about syncing drive photos to Photo, but not the other way around,
>>>>>>>> from what I could see.  And nothing about "creating a google photos folder"
>>>>>>>> in Drive, per se.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> --
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>>>>>>>> Technology Coordinator
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