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How do I use the Lightbox?


Using the Lightbox feature makes it easier to search & buy multiple images.  Here’s how you can use it.

  1. From the top right of the window, select Login if you already have an account. Otherwise you will need to select Create An Account.


  1. Enter the name, (botanical or common), of the plant in the Enter Keyword(s) box.


  1. After the images appear, click on the Lightbox icon (looks like a light bulb) in the lower right corner of the image(s) you want.


  1. When the Add to Lightbox window appears,


·         create a new Lightbox and description or

·         open an existing “Lightbox” by clicking on the triangle next to the  New Lightbox…  field. 

Then select Add.  After adding an image to a lightbox, the Lightbox icon color will change to blue.


  1. You can continue the above steps for all additional images you want to add to your Lightbox.


  1. When you are finished selecting images, click on Lightbox in the top right corner.  Click View to the right side Lightbox name.  All the images added to your Lightbox will be displayed.


  1. Double click on the image you want to buy. 


  1. Scroll down to the bottom of the page where you may have up to 3 choices of resolution, (Original, Web ready and/or Medium). The exact pixel size is given for each image resolution.


  1. Click on the Download button for the desired resolution.


  1. After the resolution window opens click Add to Cart.


  1. Click the BACK button at the top left of the image to return to your Lightbox.


  1. Repeat steps 7-11 for additional images to view and purchase.


  1. Click on your cart to review your image choices and purchase options.


  1. You have a choice of buying credits, (credits are useful if you will be buying multiple images over several sessions), using the credits already purchased, or using a credit card ($20 minimum required).

·         To purchase with a credit card, click on CHECKOUT.

·         To purchase with credits, click on the triangle to the right of the price then click on the credit option.


  1. Select Checkout, then click on the box next to “I agree to the Purchase Agreement” ( ) and then select Checkout.


  1. It will take just a few seconds for your approval.



You can now download your image(s) and either open or save them to where ever you’d like.

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Date added: 2014-11-25 19:03:29
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