O&O DiskImage 9 brings redesigned interface, Windows 10 support
October 15, 2014 – 15:58 | Comments Off on O&O DiskImage 9 brings redesigned interface, Windows 10 support
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 on ACDSee 18 and Pro 8 bring smarter, easier photo editing
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 on View, edit and manage RAW images with Photo Browser
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 on View images inside archives with Honeyview
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 on Quickly share a folder of photos online with MyImgur
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 on Major PhotoDemon 6.4 beta adds layers, undo history, auto-adjusts, more
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 on DAYU Disk Master Free: image backups and more
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 on ImBatch 3.0 adds Curves tool, image filtering
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 on Ashampoo Photo Commander 12 released, extends cloud storage support
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 on Paint.NET 4.0.1 resolves major issues, tweaks performance
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 …

New company Icecream Apps debuts its freeware range
July 1, 2014 – 15:09 | Comments Off on New company Icecream Apps debuts its freeware range
New company Icecream Apps debuts its freeware range

Icecream Apps is a new company which recently launched three freeware Windows tools: Media Converter, PDF Split and Merge and Image Resizer. Polished and professional, available in several languages and with Mac versions available “pretty …