Binah (binah1013) wrote,

For Katie and Hank

Recently I got screwed by Photobucket and never shall I trust them again. They lost all my images and told me my account was "hacked". I suspect "hacked" now means, "Uhh, our server crashed and we lost your stuff. We'd like to blame some anonymous hacker. Please don't hate us!"

Grrr. Have I mentioned their support is slow and unresponsive? Extra grr.

Anyway, I uploaded my pics to Google's Picasa Web. My album is here.

My friend katiem00 asked me if I had ever posted any images from Picasa Web to my LJ. She told me that she had troubles and now relied on Flickr for her image posting needs. I uploaded pics to Picasa Web because I wanted my kitties back online and I didn't have to sign up for anything. Yay for a Google account, eh?

So, I'm going to try to post pics from my Picasa Web account here to see if I also have troubles. I hope not. The pics of my recently acquired Mah Jongg set are being posted for bs0d. He has a fabulous quality set made of bamboo and ivory. Mine is a much cheaper modern knock-off of the style of his. Not to say mine sucks, but it isn't in the same class as his set.

Now for the pics.

Edited to add: Okay the pics worked for a bit then disappeared when I refreshed. Therefore I'm going to try to link you to the album behind the cut. I begin to see the problem that katiem00 had.

Mah Jongg

Okay, I know one thing I don't like already. They have a "Link to Photo" option, but it resizes your image. I hate that with LJ's scrapbook. Granted Picasa gives you size options, but I had to right click the image to get the unvarnished link location. That kinda bites.

Other than that, I hope it works. I can see it in the preview, so here goes nothing.

Edited to add: Clearly it didn't quite work as I'd planned. Maybe the "link to photo" would have worked, but I hate the resizing! ARRG!

Tags: mah jongg, picasa web

  • Well Endowed

    I LOL'd. I just realized that bit of fanon that Mulder is well endowed (because DD was rumored to be) was just made canon. I can't remember the…

  • Just got back from the XF movie

    I liked it. It really was a MOTW movie and that seemed to work. Also? SHIPPY! Hee!

  • 1013

    Gizzie just wished me a "Merry Muldermas!" And so I wish you a "Merry Muldermas" too! May Mulder and Scully have a good one. ;-D

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.