How to Transfer Photos From Picasa to Snapfish

Updated July 20, 2017

Picasa and Picasa Web Albums are Google's photo organising and sharing applications. Picasa is a desktop software program. Picasa Web Albums is a website. The applications work together to allow a users to organise their photos on a home computers and upload any photos that they want to share with friends and family. Both applications provide the user with the ability to transfer photos to the Snapfish photo printing website. You can use Snapfish to order prints of your favourite photos or create photo gifts or books.

Open the Picasa desktop application.

Click on the photo or album that you want to transfer. If you want to transfer multiple photos, hold the "Ctrl" key down as you click on each photo.

Click on the "Shop" button at the bottom of the program.

Click on the "Snapfish" link in the window that appears.

Type your Snapfish user name and password in the appropriate text boxes.

Type a name for the Snapfish album in the "Album Name" text box.

Click the "OK" button to transfer the photo.

Open any Web browser and navigate to the Picasa Web Albums website at

Log in to Picasa Web Albums with your Google user name and password.

Click on the photo or album that you want to transfer.

Click the "Order Prints" option from the "Prints" drop down menu at the top of the page.

Click on the "Snapfish" option in the page that appears. You will be redirected to the Snapfish website.

Type your Snapfish user name and password into the appropriate text boxes.

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Kristen Waters has been writing for the computer industry since 2004. She has written training materials for both large and small computer companies as well as how-to and informative articles for many online publications. She holds Bachelor of Science degrees from both York College of Pennsylvania and the University of Maryland.