Annotate Image

Images can be annotated by selecting an area on the image. You can attach text, video, or audio annotations to an image.

Image Annotation Interface

When viewing an image, a toolbar will appear at the bottom of the image. The functions of each button is outlined below:

  1. Arrow – Draw an arrow annotation
  2. Dot – Draw a dot annotation
  3. Circle – Draw a circle annotation
  4. Rectangle – Draw a rectangle annotation
  5. Trash – Delete your annotation
  6. Move – Click to move and resize your drawing
  7. Pan – Click on the image and drag to pan across it
  8. Zoom in – Click to zoom into the image
  9. Zoom out – Click to zoom out of the image
  10. Fullscreen – Click to make the image fullscreen
  11. Reset Zoom – Click to return to the original zoom level
  12. Hide Text – Click to hide the text of annotations but keep the drawing
  13. Hide Drawings and Text – Click to view the image without any annotations

Add an Annotation

Select an area in the image by using the arrow, dot, circle, or rectangle icons and a new comment box will pop up after a selection has been made. Decide on the type of annotation you want to add:

  1. Text annotation
  2. Audio annotation
  3. Video annotation

Reply to an Annotation

To reply to an annotation, click on the Reply located beside each annotation. A text box will appear for you to reply with text, audio, or video.