|Corel Software give Mom & Dad lasting memories |
Mark Peters : May 14th 2006 - 00:04 CET
Corel Software give Mom & Dad lasting memories : Corel's Digital Imaging Software Allows Consumers to Easily Encapsulate Life's Special Moments into Thoughtful Digital Photo Gifts with their Home Computers Spring is the time of year for both renewal and reverence. It's also when we take time out of our busy schedules to pay tribute to our dearest loved ones - Mom and Dad. Corel providers of Corel Paint Shop Pro X and Corel Photo Album 6 digital software packages, offers a number of suggestions for thoughtful, personalized gifts that parents will treasure for years to come. People who are seeking to forego traditional Mother's & Father's Day gifts, such as flowers or gift certificates, often turn to their photos for inspiration. |
Mother's & Father's Day gifts|
Corel's digital imaging software empowers users to quickly produce thoughtful and imaginative gifts. While Corel's Photo Album 6 offers more than a dozen ways to share photos, consumers can also utilize additional techniques to make their Mother's and Father's Day special using only their home computer and the digital images on their hard drive. New techniques enable users to easily edit and organize all of their digital images. These techniques include:
Frame a Favorite Memory
Using a home printer, print out a series, of your parent's favorite photos and frame them. Experiment with different colored filters, or go for a classic black and white look. No matter what your preference is, framed photos are timeless gifts that are always appreciated.
Virtual Tour Book
Send your parents on a vacation of virtual proportions. Used as either a gift from the kids or just for a laugh, Corel Paint Shop Pro X allows users to easily superimpose digital photos of their parents into new and exotic locations to create humorous images everyone will enjoy.
Mom and Dad Wear their Hearts on their Sleeve
Combine digital images, iron-on transfers and laser or inkjet printers and what do you get? Customized shirts, hats and other articles of clothing that let Mom and Dad proudly display their children, grandchildren or other unforgettable moments for the world to see.
Mom and Dad, This is Your Life
Corel Photo Album 6 allows users to create slideshows that can tell a life story through old and current digital images of the family. Slideshows can either be emailed or stored onto DVDs so the family can gather around the television and watch together.
Keeping Mom and Dad "Up-to-Date"
Choose from Corel Photo Album 6's diverse collection of templates to create photo calendars. Corel Photo Album 6 also contains templates for greeting cards, faux magazine covers and scrapbook pages.
The Gift of Digital Imaging Software
The NPD Group recently forecasted a record-breaking 29.5 million digital cameras would be sold in the United States in 2006. Corel's comprehensive digital imaging software packages make excellent companion gifts that enable users to easily edit and organize all of their digital images. Corel's Paint Shop Pro X and Corel Photo Album 6 are available through Corel's global retailer network. For further information on these tips and other ideas for digital images, or to speak to a Corel digital imaging expert, please contact Gail Scibelli at 617-539-9984.
About Corel Corporation
Corel is a leading global packaged software company with an estimated installed base of over 40 million users. The Company provides high quality, affordable and easy-to-use productivity, graphics and digital imaging software and enjoys a favorable market position among value-conscious consumers and small businesses. Its products are sold in over 75 countries through a scalable distribution platform comprised of original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), Corel's domestic and international websites, and a global network of resellers and retailers. The Company's portfolio features well-established, globally recognized brands including Coreldraw Graphics Suite, Corel WordPerfect Office, WinZip, Corel Paint Shop Pro & Corel Painter.