Currently Being ModeratedOct 28, 2012 6:17 AM (in response to bwadma)
I can't reproduce the problem on my Mac.
Go to your Finder "Go" menu hold the option key to choose "Library".
The go to Preferences folder and delete com.apple.AddressBook.plist
Relaunch Contacts and test.
Currently Being ModeratedOct 28, 2012 10:40 AM (in response to macjack)
Thanks, that helped!
I (obviously) had to newly define the Prefs, but the problem with adding pictures is gone.