Frequently Asked Questions


How to Use Loupe

How do I make a collage?
Read our blog to learn the basics of how to make a collage using photos from Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr and other websites.
How do I change the shape of my collage?
You can click on any of the shape icons to try your collage in different shapes. When you are done, click the "Save" button.
How do I spell a word with my photos?
Use the "Text" shape and Loupe will do the work. You can even use characters from other languages and even ASCII characters like ♥, ♫, ☼, and π!
How do the collages get made?
Loupe uses a very fast patent-pending method to place photos within various shapes.


How to Edit a Collage

I want certain photos to be placed differently. How can I change the collage?
You can easily move any photo around by clicking on the image and dragging it around. To move a photo even more precisely, you can use the arrow keys on your keyboard once a photo is selected. Be sure that the "Edit" button is highlighted.
I want to remove a photo from the collage. How should I do that?
If you want to remove a specific photo, click on it then either click on the red trash can or press the delete key on your keyboard. Be creative, have fun!
How do I make collages with a shape that is not available?
We will constantly publish new shapes for you to enjoy. Sign up for our newsletter for the latest updates on shapes. If you have a request, please tweet us or drop us a line on our Facebook page! If you would like to import your own shapes or draw them yourself, try Shape Collage Pro.
How do I add text to the collage?
When finished with your collage, click the "Download" button. Once saved on your computer, you can open your collage in your favourite photo editing application (eg. Paint, Photoshop, etc) and add text directly!


How to Share a Collage

I made an awesome collage. How do I share it?
Now that you've saved your masterpiece, Loupe makes it easy for you to share your collage in different ways:
  • Facebook
    • Save to an album on Facebook
    • Share on your Facebook timeline
  • Tweet the collage to your followers
  • Email the collage to your friends or family
  • Download the collage file to your computer
    • Send to your friends
    • Use as your desktop background
    • Print it out
  • Copy and paste the link in the address bar to share
  • Add your collage to your website or blog by copying and pasting the code provided by the "Embed" button.


How to See Other Collages

How do I view collages by other users?
Visit our gallery to see other collages created by Loupe users. We have the following categories:
  • Featured collages (handpicked by the Loupe team)
  • Popular collages
  • The newest collages made by users around the world
How do I get my collage featured in the gallery?
Share your collage on our Facebook page or tweet it to us and you might get featured in our gallery!


How to Set Privacy

How do I make my collage private?
Your privacy is very important to us. When saving your collage, simply:
Click on the lock and make sure it is set to "Keep to myself." Private collages will not show up in the gallery but you can still share it with your friends and family through facebook, twitter, etc. Feel free to read our privacy policy.


How to Print a Collage

How do I print the collage?
  • At this time, there is no print functionality within the web app. Loupe creates your collage as a JPEG picture file that you can print just like any other picture file on your computer. Click the "Download" button to save your collage and then simply open it with your image viewing program of choice and then print from there.
  • You can also take the collage file to any photo lab or printing store to print as a poster, or alternatively, you can print the collage online and make a poster, mug, t-shirt, etc.
  • Loupe currently only offers medium resolution collages for web use. If you would like to create a high resolution collage for print, use Shape Collage Pro.
How do I remove the "getLoupe.com" watermark from the collages?
To create collages without a watermark, use Shape Collage Pro. If you have any questions about Shape Collage, please visit it's FAQ page.


Loupe Pro

What is Loupe Pro?
Loupe Pro is the upgraded version of Loupe Collage:

  • Create collages without watermarks
  • Download collages in high resolution
  • Use Loupe for your business
  • Free upgrades
  • Cancel at any time
Get Loupe Pro now!
How do I cancel my Loupe Pro subscription?
You can cancel your Loupe Pro subscription at any time here


How to Contact Us

I want to report a bug, request a feature, or provide a comment. How do I contact you?
  • We welcome all feedback! You can reach us directly through our contact page.
  • You can also suggest feature requests on our Facebook page.