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1. Upload an image

Learn how to upload an image to Speaking Image.

Speaking Image can work with high resolution images that are transformed into navigable maps that may be annotated.

This video shows you how to upload a photo, give it a name, tag it and start adding some useful information to it.

2. Using navigation controls

Learn how to use Speaking Image's navigation controls'.

You can browse a photo in many different ways. One may use the standard navigation controls located in the upper left corner for pan and zoom, drag the photo with the mouse or use the navigator located in the lower left corner (that can be shown or hidden at will).

3. Learn how to use Layers

Learn how to use the layer's tool in Speaking Image'.

Layers are one of the coolest features of Speaking Image.

You can organize your info in several ways using layers.

A layer may be composed of multiple different annotations logically clustered that may be shown or hidden at will.

4. Reorder layers using drag & drop

LeaNow you can reorder the layers in edition using drag & drop.

5. Painting Tools

Learn how to use the Speaking Image drawing tools.

The Speaking Image online drawing tools allow the user to highlight zones of interest in a precise and flexible way.

These drawing tools do not need the installation of any extra plug in or software in your browser.

6. Work with Text blocks

Learn how to work with text blocks in Speaking Image.

Sometimes you only need an arrow and a text to explain a feature in your picture. A simple solution for a simple need.

Learn in this video how to work with text blocks and how this tool could help you to add relevant info into your picture.

7. Work with POIs (Points of Interest)

Learn how to work with Points of Interest in Speaking Image.

You may add markers associated with POIs. These markers, when clicked, open an info balloon that may contain rich text, images and video.

8. Work with ZOIs (Zones of interest)

Learn how to work with Zones of Interest in Speaking Image and how to associate information with them.

When you need to annotate an area of interest in your picture you may use the drawing tools to associate extra info to them.

When these ZOIs are clicked, they display an info balloon that may contain rich text, images and video.

9. Transformation Tools

Learn how to use Speaking Image's transformation tools to modify the elements already included in your picture (ZOIs, POIs, text blocks...)

For example, you can rotate, resize, correct or modify every single element previously included in your picture. In particular, you may refine previous drawings by adding them extra points'.

10. Other Tools

Magnetic Tool, Undo, Redo...

These tools will help you to create precise drawings more easily.

For example, the magnetic tool will help you to easily locate points associated with other features previously drawn on the picture.

11. Revisions

Revision history is a must in any collaborative working environment.

Revisions allow to know who and when has worked with an image and also,if necessary, revert the annotated picture to a previous state.

This tool incorporates a dual screen that allows you to compare visually the changes performed in each revision.

12. Wiki Articles

Learn how to create and edit Wiki articles associated with an image.

Whenever an image is uploaded, Speaking Image creates an associated wiki that may be edited with the same permissions as the image itself.

Learn how to add "Wiki markers" to any picture and how to tag and edit related articles.

13. Embbed and image and work on Fullscreen

In the new version of Speaking Image you can embbed a viewer selecting a portion of code and pasting on your website.

You can custom the size of the viewer and copy and paste the resultant code in other webs like a YouTube video

Also, you can see an image (or edit it) in Fullscreen mode.

14. Copy, cut, paste, save and save and exit

With the new options of Speaking Image, you can select features and copy, cut or paste it even between layers. Also, now there are two buttons for save and save and exit (to the viewer)

15. New edit options, size of popups and video

Speaking Image has now an option for edit more easily Points and Zones of Interest, Wikis. Also, you can custom the size of the popup and add video with just a link in many formats and options.

16. The Photo tool

The Photo Tools permits add single Photos attached to specific points of an Speaking Image.

The Photos must have the right size to fit on the viewer. Recommended max. 400 px. wide