printing a contact sheet

Here are instructions for printing a contact sheet of thumbnail images with captions, using picasa.

  • Use the album view and display the folder you want the contact sheet for in picasa. By default, all photos will be selected, if you only want some of them, select the photos you want to appear.
  • Click on the ‘Print’ button on the lower tool-bar, below the pictures
  • Choose the layout you would like to use, 5×8 will allow you to print 9 images on an A4 page, but it will crop the images slightly. 9×13 will show 4 images on the page
  • Select the ‘Border and text’ options and choose to show the file name as the image caption (if you want that.
  • Press the ‘print’ button

It should appear in your printer tray!