View animated GIFs, TIFFs, MPOs and more with CPix
March 27, 2017 – 17:02 | No Comment
View animated GIFs, TIFFs, MPOs and more with CPix

CPix is an unusual image viewer for Windows with a strong focus on multi-picture formats, including MPO, TIFFs and animated GIFs.
The interface is basic. There’s no thumbnail browser, just a simple viewing pane where you …

SuperPhoto enhances your pics with hundreds of fun effects
March 21, 2017 – 19:37 | No Comment
SuperPhoto enhances your pics with hundreds of fun effects

SuperPhoto is a fun Android, iOS and Windows app which can revamp your photos with more than 300 effects in the free build, 1,500+ if you buy the full version.
There are filters to turn your …

PhotoPageGen 5.1 takes the pain out of creating slick web photo albums
March 14, 2017 – 11:52 | No Comment
PhotoPageGen 5.1 takes the pain out of creating slick web photo albums

One of the simplest ways to share photos with others is through a web album. If you’re looking to avoid a third-party service, or would like to distribute your album locally, then take a look …

mrViewer is a quirky but powerful media player
March 14, 2017 – 10:31 | No Comment
mrViewer is a quirky but powerful media player

While most PC media players are identikit clones which bring nothing new to the playback, mrViewer is a rare exception. A program that has the courage to do things differently. Very differently…
This starts less than …

Batch rename a folder of images with PhotoRenamer
February 26, 2017 – 18:00 | No Comment
Batch rename a folder of images with PhotoRenamer

PhotoRenamer is a free Windows tool which can rename photos from the usual DCS014752.jpg-type garbage to something more consistent and meaningful.
The program opens with an Explorer-like tree view. Browse to the folder containing your images …

Transform photos into arty masterpieces with Painnt
February 17, 2017 – 06:47 | No Comment
Transform photos into arty masterpieces with Painnt

Painnt is a Prisma-type app for Windows 10, Android and iOS which transforms your favourite photos into works of art.
Yes, yet another one. But wait– the app has some interesting extra touches which could make …

Optimise images for the web with pingo
January 29, 2017 – 03:53 | No Comment
Optimise images for the web with pingo

Pingo is a free PNG and JPEG optimiser which supports both lossless and lossy compression.
There are plenty of similar tools around, but pingo stands out from the competition in several ways– some good, some not.

RawTherapee 5 ramps up its RAW processing power
January 24, 2017 – 08:26 | Comments Off on RawTherapee 5 ramps up its RAW processing power
RawTherapee 5 ramps up its RAW processing power

Open-source raw image processor RawTherapee has hit version 5.0, its first major release in more than two years, with some important new features and functionality.
The Wavelets tool provides a smart way to perform some action …

MComix is an easy-to-use cross-platform comic viewer
January 19, 2017 – 05:46 | Comments Off on MComix is an easy-to-use cross-platform comic viewer
MComix is an easy-to-use cross-platform comic viewer

MComix is a configurable, cross-platform comic and image viewer.
The open-source program is a fork of the old Comix project, and has been under development since 2010.

Image to ZX Spec takes your pictures back in time
January 6, 2017 – 05:11 | Comments Off on Image to ZX Spec takes your pictures back in time
Image to ZX Spec takes your pictures back in time

Image to ZX Spec is a free Java-based application which shows you how your pictures and videos might have looked on the classic old ZX Spectrum home computer.
Never heard the Spectrum? It was released almost …

PhotoDonut is a very versatile image processor
December 23, 2016 – 15:22 | Comments Off on PhotoDonut is a very versatile image processor
PhotoDonut is a very versatile image processor

PhotoDonut is a powerful cross-platform photo processor which provides a host of interesting ways to enhance and improve your images.
You could use the program as a quick way to enhance any photo. Open the picture, …