CyberLink Media Suite 12 released, supports creating and editing 4K video
July 17, 2014 – 12:11 | No Comment
CyberLink Media Suite 12 released, supports creating and editing 4K video

CyberLink has announced the release of CyberLink Media Suite 12, its vast and comprehensive collection of playback, editing and convent creation tools.
Highlights include new support for creating and playing back UltraHD 4K Video. The suite …

FotoSketcher 2.90 adds watercolour effect
July 17, 2014 – 04:08 | No Comment
FotoSketcher 2.90 adds watercolour effect

French developer David Thoirin has released FotoSketcher 2.90, an update to his freeware Windows program for transforming digital photos into works of art.
The major new feature is a second watercolour effect (Edit > Drawing Parameters …

Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 10 adds 100+ effects, 100GB online storage space
July 16, 2014 – 11:35 | No Comment
Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 10 adds 100+ effects, 100GB online storage space

Xara Group has announced the release of Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 10, the latest incarnation of its all-in-one editing, illustration and design tool.
Top of the new features list is the inclusion of Magic Bullet …

Ashampoo Photo Commander 12 released, extends cloud storage support
July 14, 2014 – 11:19 | No Comment
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 | No Comment
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 | No Comment
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 …

Convert images directly from Explorer with SendTo-Convert
July 1, 2014 – 14:59 | No Comment
Convert images directly from Explorer with SendTo-Convert

Image conversion tools are supposed to save you time, at least in theory, but after you’ve chosen your source files, specified exactly what you’re like to do with them, and set up your destination options, …

Paint.NET 4.0 FINAL is here at last, offers major new features, performance improvements
June 25, 2014 – 06:53 | No Comment
Paint.NET 4.0 FINAL is here at last, offers major new features, performance improvements

It’s been a long wait – nearly six years in fact – but dotPDN LLC has finally unveiled Paint.NET 4.0 FINAL, the first major update to its popular freeware image-editing tool for Windows since version …

Xlideit excels as an image viewer
June 22, 2014 – 06:05 | No Comment
Xlideit excels as an image viewer

It’s tough to make an impact in the crowded Windows image viewer market, and so most newcomers try to impress users with advanced features, like their vast file format support or lengthy list of editing …

Securely archive your images with WinTrezur
June 12, 2014 – 08:56 | No Comment
Securely archive your images with WinTrezur

WinTrezur looks at first much like any other image viewer. There’s a folder tree on the left, a set of thumbnails on the right. Double-clicking any image displays it full-screen; pressing Esc returns you to …

Paint.NET 4.0 Beta 4 released, restores Line/Curve tool, improves rendering quality and performance
June 6, 2014 – 09:04 | No Comment
Paint.NET 4.0 Beta 4 released, restores Line/Curve tool, improves rendering quality and performance

dotPDN LLC has released the fourth beta of Paint.NET 4.0, the latest pre-release of this eagerly anticipated freeware image-editing tool for Windows.
The fourth beta – build 5628 – sees the Line/Curve tool restored, having previously …