Disable album downloads

You can change your settings in Picasa Web Albums to prevent visitors from downloading your photos. To change your download settings:

  1. Sign in to your account at http://picasaweb.google.com.
  2. Click the gear gear icon icon in the top-right corner and choose Photos settings.
  3. Click on the Privacy and Permissions tab.
  4. In the 'Allow any visitor to:' section, uncheck the box labeled 'Download my photos.'
  5. Click Save changes.

If you are a Google+ user, changes to this setting will also apply to your albums in Google+.