Vintager 2014 lets you transform digital snaps into photos of yesteryear
November 21, 2014 – 12:49 | No Comment
Vintager 2014 lets you transform digital snaps into photos of yesteryear

There’s something to be said for the way old printed photos age over time, as they turn yellow or sepia, colouring our own perception of the past. With the rise of digital, of course, all …

Zoom images online with Power Zoom (Chrome)
November 17, 2014 – 07:30 | No Comment
Zoom images online with Power Zoom (Chrome)

Power Zoom is a Chrome extension which makes it easier to browse thumbnail images online.
There’s no clicking, no opening images in a new page or tab, no need to click Back afterwards: just hover your …

Easily annotate your images with iPhotoDraw
October 27, 2014 – 16:17 | No Comment
Easily annotate your images with iPhotoDraw

If you need to annotate an image then most graphics editors will have a few tools to help: text, drawing, maybe a shape or two.
That’s fine for the basics, but if you regularly need more …

View, process and sort RAW images with FastRawViewer
October 17, 2014 – 08:45 | No Comment
View, process and sort RAW images with FastRawViewer

It’s no secret that working with a camera’s RAW images can improve photo quality, as you’re accessing all the information from the original shot.
But as RAW files are also huge, and often slow to render …

O&O DiskImage 9 brings redesigned interface, Windows 10 support
October 15, 2014 – 15:58 | No Comment
O&O DiskImage 9 brings redesigned interface, Windows 10 support

Berlin-based developer O&O Software has announced the release of O&O DiskImage 9, its one-stop drive imaging and file/ folder backup tool.
The most obvious change this time is the completely redesigned Start screen, where the program’s …

ACDSee 18 and Pro 8 bring smarter, easier photo editing
September 25, 2014 – 14:00 | Comments Off
ACDSee 18 and Pro 8 bring smarter, easier photo editing

ACD Systems has unveiled the latest versions of its flagship photo editors, ACDSee 18 ($79.99, $39.99 upgrade) and ACDSee Pro 8 ($199.99, $59.99 upgrade).
Both editions include a new Explorer extension, PicaView, which previews an image …

View, edit and manage RAW images with Photo Browser
September 13, 2014 – 07:55 | Comments Off
View, edit and manage RAW images with Photo Browser

RAW image formats may have been around for a very long time (Adobe’s DNG is 10 years old this month), but they’re still not widely supported. Most graphics software handles one or two file types …

View images inside archives with Honeyview
August 21, 2014 – 07:49 | Comments Off
View images inside archives with Honeyview

There are thousands of image viewers available for Windows, and the chances are you already have more than you need. Does the free Honeyview have anything to make it worth a download? Let’s see.
One immediate …

Quickly share a folder of photos online with MyImgur
August 15, 2014 – 08:56 | Comments Off
Quickly share a folder of photos online with MyImgur

Sharing photos online can sometimes be an awkward process, where you’re forced to visit some ad-packed website, maybe sign up for an account, then enter all your details before you can do anything at all.
Fortunately …

Major PhotoDemon 6.4 beta adds layers, undo history, auto-adjusts, more
August 15, 2014 – 06:23 | Comments Off
Major PhotoDemon 6.4 beta adds layers, undo history, auto-adjusts, more

Tanner Helland has announced the first beta for PhotoDemon 6.4, the latest edition of his open source portable photo editor. But don’t be fooled by the apparently minor version number: this is a massive update …

DAYU Disk Master Free: image backups and more
August 7, 2014 – 08:15 | Comments Off
DAYU Disk Master Free: image backups and more

At first glance, DAYU Disk Master Free looks like many other simple image backup tools. Select a target drive, a destination, choose a few options (compression, splitting, priority, speed) and you can run a backup …