Process large groups of photos quickly with Image Tuner
May 31, 2012 – 06:04 | Comments Off on Process large groups of photos quickly with Image Tuner
Process large groups of photos quickly with Image Tuner

There they sit: a large group of photos you need to process for one reason or another. Perhaps you simply want to rename them to something more descriptive than the choice made by your digital …

VisiPics quickly finds the duplicate photos cluttering your PC
May 28, 2012 – 16:43 | Comments Off on VisiPics quickly finds the duplicate photos cluttering your PC
VisiPics quickly finds the duplicate photos cluttering your PC

You started off with good intentions, creating a neat image library where all your digital photos are properly organised in sensibly-named folders. But it probably didn’t last. It’s all too easy to drag and drop …

Pixelitor: a surprisingly powerful image editor
May 9, 2012 – 09:37 | Comments Off on Pixelitor: a surprisingly powerful image editor
Pixelitor: a surprisingly powerful image editor

If, like us, you’ve tried more than your share of image editors, then you’ll know many of them are depressingly similar. Especially when it comes to filters. All too many developers seem to think they …

Bring out the GIMP! The classic image editor gets a massive overhaul in version 2.8
May 6, 2012 – 10:06 | Comments Off on Bring out the GIMP! The classic image editor gets a massive overhaul in version 2.8
Bring out the GIMP! The classic image editor gets a massive overhaul in version 2.8

In terms of version numbering the release of GIMP 2.8 might seem like a minor one, but in reality it is very big news. The cross-platform image editor has been available for Windows, OSX and Linux …

jAlbum 10.6 improve language support, fixes bugs and more
April 24, 2012 – 12:51 | Comments Off on jAlbum 10.6 improve language support, fixes bugs and more
jAlbum 10.6 improve language support, fixes bugs and more

Web album creator jAlbum has been updated to version 10.6 with a range of bug fixes and feature enhancements. Mac users can now take advantage of a native file chooser that can be used to add …

GonVisor: a handy image viewer with some unusual abilities
April 9, 2012 – 10:19 | One Comment
GonVisor: a handy image viewer with some unusual abilities

The PC world has so many image viewers already that downloading another probably isn’t high on your list of priorities. GonVisor is a little different, though, and just might be good enough to justify your …

Convert, resize and work with entire folders of images with ImBatch
April 5, 2012 – 08:54 | One Comment
Convert, resize and work with entire folders of images with ImBatch

When you need to convert, resize or otherwise process a set of images then of course you could work with them all individually. And that will probably deliver the best results as you can tailor …

jAlbum 10.5 ships, promises faster downloads, better skinning tools
March 20, 2012 – 17:29 | Comments Off on jAlbum 10.5 ships, promises faster downloads, better skinning tools
jAlbum 10.5 ships, promises faster downloads, better skinning tools

Less than three weeks after launching jAlbum 10.4, an update that “perhaps should have been labelled jAlbum 11” according to its makers, the Swedish web album creation tool has been updated again with a number of …

Review: CyberLink PhotoDirector 3
March 6, 2012 – 11:09 | Comments Off on Review: CyberLink PhotoDirector 3
Review: CyberLink PhotoDirector 3

CyberLink may be a huge name in the video world, thanks to powerful applications like PowerDirector, but when it comes to photo workflow applications they’re still relative beginners. And so it was no surprise that …

jAlbum 10.4 adds support for building entire websites
March 2, 2012 – 11:43 | Comments Off on jAlbum 10.4 adds support for building entire websites
jAlbum 10.4 adds support for building entire websites

Swedish web album creation tool, jAlbum 10.4, has been released, boasting a number of major new features. Version 10.4 now supports building entire websites rather than simple photo albums, promises up to 40 per cent …

Downloadcrew Giveaway: WinISO Standard 6.1, worth $29.95, free on Wednesday
February 28, 2012 – 11:06 | Comments Off on Downloadcrew Giveaway: WinISO Standard 6.1, worth $29.95, free on Wednesday
Downloadcrew Giveaway: WinISO Standard 6.1, worth $29.95, free on Wednesday

ISO disc images are an increasingly popular way of distributing software, but the standard tools for working with them aren’t particularly useful. Windows 7 can burn ISO images to disc, for instance, but that’s about …