An Introduction to Corel Photo Album

Corel Photo Album is photo editing, organizing and sharing software with many features. The software includes many templates, making the creation of albums and slide shows easy and fast. You can output your creations like scrapbooks, calendars, cards to the printer or store them on CD or DVD. Here are some features to get you started using this software.

Main Screen

Initialize Corel Photo Album, and you will have the main screen which provides a very simple interface. You have a menu bar on top and four main tabs on the left panel which are Home, Enhance, Show and Create.

Finding Your Photos

You can browse through your collection of photos by clicking on the File button on top and then clicking Open. For searching through a photo database, you can employ search criteria like finding by date, tags or calendar information on your images.

Enhancing Your Photo

Under the Enhance tab, you will find the main tools for editing, enhancing and applying effects to your images. You have Quick Fix feature for automatically correcting various aspects of your image. You can also crop, rotate, straighten and remove red eye from your image.


The Create tab provides different windows and tools for creating calendars, scrapbooks, collages, cards, certificates, slideshows and albums. Each creation process is easy and the workflow is simple as each step will lead you on to the next.

Saving and Sharing

Under the Show tab, you will find various saving and sharing options. You can save your work to disk or create a video and burn it on a DVD. There are plenty of sharing options where you can email your albums or post them on various sites.