Help Centre

Images that you have uploaded to Create can be edited using the Image Editor tool. With this tool, you can rotate, crop. add a focus effect and alter the attributes of the images.

This tool is available to use in three areas within your Create account:

  • ‘Images’ area

  • Shop ‘Product Images’ area

  • ‘Content’ images of your website

 

‘Images’ area:

  1. Log into your Create account.

  2. Click 'Content' from the Top Menu.

  3. Click 'Images' from the left-hand menu.

  4. Click the ‘Edit This Image’ icon below the image you wish to edit.

 

Shop ‘Product Images’ area:

  1. Log into your Create account.

  2. Click 'Shop' on the Top Menu, locate product you wish to edit.

  3. Click the ‘Edit Product Images’ icon.

  4. Click the ‘Edit This Image’ icon under the photo you want to edit.

 

‘Content’ images area:

  1. Log into your Create account.

  2. Click 'Content' from the Top Menu.

  3. Click ‘Edit This Page’ icon next to the page with the image you wish to edit.

  4. Click ‘Image Settings’ icon on the image you wish to edit.

  5. Click ‘Select’ next to ‘Image Selection’.

  6. Click the ‘Edit Image’ icon in the lower-right corner of the image you wish to edit.

Regardless of where in your account you access the Image Editor, it will always look the same.

 

Features of the Image Editor

Zoom

Use this to feature to view the image close up in detail. This can be useful when using the focus tool or changing the attributes and you wish to see finer details of the image.

Click on the ‘+’ and ‘-’ icons above the image to zoom in and out of your image. Please note this isn’t cropping the image, just changing how much of the image is displayed in the Image Editor.

 

Transform

This function will allow you to alter the orientation of the image. You can flip, rotate and crop your images here.

The icons above the image flip the image vertically and horizontally. You can also rotate the image both a left and right direction.

The slider below the image allows you to rotate your image at an angle. Moving the slider to the left or right will alter the angle of the image. 

 At the bottom, you will have various options to crop the image. You can use the custom option to crop the image to your choosing. Click and drag the corner circle to choose the size you wish to crop the image to.

You also have the option of cropping the image to a set aspect ratio: Square, 4:3 and 16:9. This is useful if you have images in different ratios and would like to make them all the same, ideal for your shop product and category images. 

Please note, after selecting your chosen cropping size, you need to click the ‘Back’ icon to confirm the selection and then ‘Save’ to apply the changes made to the image. 

Focus

This effect is perfect for bringing attention to a specific area of an image. You have the choice of a ‘Radial’ or a ‘Mirrored’ shaped area to apply the effect.

With both options, you can control the area of effect size by dragging the white dot to increase or decrease the size.

Use the ‘Blur Radius’ slider to change the intensity of the blue effect.

Click ‘Undo’ to revert any changes you have made.

When you are happy with the positioning of the focus, click ‘Save’ to apply the changes.

Adjust

This tool allows you to alter various aspects of the image, allowing you to fine tune it’s appearance. Using this tool you can alter the following attributes of your images.

  • Brightness

  • Saturation

  • Contrast

  • Gamma

  • Clarity

  • Exposure

  • Shadows

All of the options use the same sliding scale interface. Dragging the slider that appears when an attribute is selected to the left and right alters the intensity of the effect.

Using the various options, you can drastically alter the appearance and style of the image.

When you have finished altering the attributes, click the ‘Save’ icon to apply the changes to the image.