You will need
- - an Internet connection.
Scan the cover disk or download the image from Internet. Generally, to insert as the cover of the album can be absolutely any image. Even a photo of your kitten. But first it is better to edit – to make a square. Otherwise, then it will display correctly.Use the cover image formats JPEG, GIF (static), BMP, PNG, TIFF.
Copy the image for the cover of the album to the clipboard – that is, click the right mouse button and select "Copy".
Open the album in Windows Media player (it is included as standard for Windows). Go to the media library. Click the right mouse button on the empty emblem of the album and in the context menu select "Paste cover album". The selected image will now appear as cover while playing all the tracks from this album in any players.
Open the album in the player Winamp. The latest version of this player can be downloaded free from the official website of the program. Highlight track of the album and click the right mouse button. In the opened menu, select "file Information". Or press the key combination Alt+3.
Select the tab "Image". Click "Browse" and select the desired image on your computer. Click "OK". Cover ready.Please note that the picture is not saved in the tags file and in the folder with the music. When playing in other players cover uploaded in this way will not be displayed.
Install the program-tag editor Mp3tag - it can be found on the Internet (for example it would be the Russified version 2.49). Run the program and click on the button "Change folder". Select the folder containing the music.
Highlight the desired tracks in the list to the right. In the left margin of the editor, scroll down to the edit window of the image. If necessary, use the slider. Click the right mouse button and select the menu item "Add cover".
Locate the desired graphic file on your computer. Set the properties of the label by clicking the right button of the mouse on the uploaded image. Select the menu item "Change the cover", and the options.
Save the coverby pressing on the appropriate button in the program menu. On the screen should appear a window with a message about the changes to the tags. Cover ready. It will be displayed in all players.
Advice 2 : How to set album art for the song
You love music and have collected in his computer the whole collection of musical records? However, to understand all this diversity, it is desirable to produce a "marking" your music files, otherwise you will spend a lot of time searching for songs and albums to his collection. Right and surround information can be enclosed in the cover of the album. The cover art is a kind of presentation that contains information about the music album as a whole. Most often for this purpose from the whole content of the selected "favorite" song.
Typically, the player itself loads the cover from the existing operational databases. This happens during recording the CD. Once the player finds the appropriate entry in the online database, it automatically loads not only multimedia data but also the very artwork.
True, in some cases, the cover of the album may be missing. In this case, you can configure it manually on your choice. The image will be embedded directly in the music file, this integrated file will be displayed as the cover.
To start with select the tab "Library" then go to the album that has no cover. Select the image on your favorite song, select it and right-click. After click "Copy" (image can be in BMP, TIFF, JPEG, PNG, or GIF).
Go back to "Library" and use again the right mouse button to paste the cover of the album. In this integrated and scaled to a suitable size copy of the image will be in each of the music files of this album.
By the way, adding a few albums of one artist, determine any uniform coverthat can act as a card of the whole collection.
For particularly creative there is an option create audio favorite coveralbum. Open Photoshop and draw how in your opinion should be issued an album, write the name of the band or artist name, name of album, do not forget to specify the date of its release. These data are needed not only to fill in the picture, but that after some time you failed to find your desired song is not in the picture of the cover (you can forget), and the release date of the songs or their names.
Advice 3 : How to make album artwork
Every family has its own photo album, which holds the history of generations. Decided to make also baby, wedding and other photo albums dedicated to some life events. There are original ways to design their covers.
You will need
- - velvet;
- - staple;
- - lace;
- - braid;
- - photographs;
- - beads;
- - sequins;
- - threads for embroidery;
- - needle;
- - wedding accessories;
- - rhinestones.
If you make the cover baby photoalbum, its basis can be covered by staple fun colors or if you are a fan of classic style with velvet. Fabric color choose according to your taste or traditionally for boys – blue, girls – pink. Alternatively, you can put in the center your favorite picture of the baby.
The edges of the album gently apply gilt braid or other original decoration (rhinestones, beads, sequins, etc.). For girls, you can make the embroidery if the fabric is plain. You can also use knitted from threads of decoration, for example, the original little booties, lace, etc.
The cover of the album the boy can be decorated with appliqued boats, planes, cars, their favorite fairy tale heroes. Is also appropriate and embroidery of beads or applique sequins performed on the entire surface of the cover.
Cover wedding photoalbum make given favorite colors of the newlyweds. Do not worry if they seem too contrast: red and green, black and white etc. If you prefer the classics – choose a quiet tone. Very nice motobloki, both rigid and soft, made of wedding photos.
If you belong to the category of creative people, do applique from wedding accessories: on the cover of the album gently tighten the rose petals from the bride's bouquet or small bows and ribbons that decorated the festive procession. You can also do embroidery, apply beads, crystals and other decorations.
Options of embroidery or appliqués to cover wedding photoalbum can be a lot. For example, you can style it under her door with spy-hole, key hole, hanging a horseshoe and the inscription: "Here lives love." etc.