Image viewer functions

Detail of image viewer

Save

Detail of save iconSelect this icon and choose the option ‘save as’ to save the image on your computer or mobile device.

Print

Detail of print icon Select this icon to print an image. You may find certain images easier to print if you resize them within you own operating system. Please note some clarity may be lost when re-sizing an image.

Zoom in

Detail of zoom in icon This icon magnifies the image. This is a useful tool in particular for reading older records such as wills and testaments or for focusing in on larger scale records such as valuation rolls.

Zoom out

Detail of zoom out iconThis icon will return an image back to its original size on screen.

Fit height

Detail of fit height iconThis icon will fit the image to the height of the parameters of the online viewer. In effect this will ‘shrink’ the image online.

Fit width

Detail of fit width iconThis icon will stretch the image to fit the width of the parameters of the online viewer.

Rotate

Detail of rotate iconThere are two icons for rotate: 'rotate right' and 'rotate left'. To see which is which, use your mouse or keyboard to hover over the options. Please note that you can rotate the image 360 degrees by simply clicking either of the rotate options four times which will then turn the image full circle.

Crop

Detail of crop iconSelect this icon to crop an image. Once you have selected an image, use your mouse or keyboard to click a corner of the area or section you wish to crop and drag the mouse to select/highlight this section and click 'crop'. Then click 'apply' which appears as a pop up under the image viewer options. You can save the cropped image using the 'save' icon. To come out of the crop function, click the back button on the browser.

Invert

Detail of invert iconSelect this icon to make the image appear as a negative. To return to the original image, click the 'invert' icon a second time.

Contrast

Detail of contrast iconWhen you select this icon a bar will appear above the image: ‘Adjust image contrast’. This allows you to adjust the contrast of the image by sliding the bar from left to right.

Brightness

Detail of brightness iconWhen you select this icon a bar will appear above the image: 'Adjust image brightness'. This allows you to brighten or darken the image by sliding the bar from left to right.

Full screen

Detail of full screen iconSelect this icon to display the image as full screen size on your computer or mobile device. To return to the normal size image, click the 'full screen' icon again.