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 | No Comment
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 | No Comment
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 …

ImBatch 3.0 adds Curves tool, image filtering
August 5, 2014 – 07:26 | Comments Off
ImBatch 3.0 adds Curves tool, image filtering

High Motion Software has unveiled ImBatch 3.0, an interesting update to its free-for-personal-use image batch processing tool.
The headline addition is the Curves task, a versatile and configurable way to adjust image colours.

Ashampoo Photo Commander 12 released, extends cloud storage support
July 14, 2014 – 11:19 | Comments Off
Ashampoo Photo Commander 12 released, extends cloud storage support

Ashampoo has unveiled Ashampoo Photo Commander 12 for Windows, a major update for its comprehensive photo management, editing and sharing tool.
Smarter access to cloud services means the program now offers 1-click copy/ move operations to …

Paint.NET 4.0.1 resolves major issues, tweaks performance
July 14, 2014 – 09:34 | Comments Off
Paint.NET 4.0.1 resolves major issues, tweaks performance

dotPDN LLC has released Paint.NET 4.0.1, a minor – but important – update to the recently released Paint.NET 4.0. Version 4.0.1 is primarily a major bug fix release, but does include some performance optimisations too.
Existing …