Paint.NET 4.1.1 restores shortcut keys, builds on major 4.1 update
September 12, 2018 – 06:29 | Comments Off on Paint.NET 4.1.1 restores shortcut keys, builds on major 4.1 update
Paint.NET 4.1.1 restores shortcut keys, builds on major 4.1 update

dotPDN LLC has unveiled Paint.NET 4.1.1, a minor update that follows less than a week after the major Paint.NET 4.1 release. This includes two notable bug fixes, reinstates Adjustment menu shortcut keys and one minor …

Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 7 unveils improved one-click image optimisation tool
June 18, 2018 – 10:37 | Comments Off on Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 7 unveils improved one-click image optimisation tool
Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 7 unveils improved one-click image optimisation tool

Almost four years after the last major release, German developer Ashampoo has unveiled Photo Optimizer 7 for PCs running Windows 7 or later. The commercial tool offers a variety of quick and easy fixes, including …

After eight years in development, Camera+2 is finally released
May 30, 2018 – 05:47 | Comments Off on After eight years in development, Camera+2 is finally released
After eight years in development, Camera+2 is finally released

When you’re on a city break, you want to make sure you can get the best possible photos from your environment. This meant (and still does for many) dragging around a huge DSLR camera with …

Paint.NET 4.0.20 unveils Dark Theme support in Windows 10, implements High DPI improvements
January 10, 2018 – 06:45 | Comments Off on Paint.NET 4.0.20 unveils Dark Theme support in Windows 10, implements High DPI improvements
Paint.NET 4.0.20 unveils Dark Theme support in Windows 10, implements High DPI improvements

dotPDN LLC has unveiled Paint.NET 4.0.20, the latest version of its popular – and powerful – free image editor for Windows PCs.
Version 4.0.20 introduces Dark Theme support, so the app interface switches to match Windows’ …

QuickViewer is a very, very, very fast image viewer
June 26, 2017 – 04:19 | Comments Off on QuickViewer is a very, very, very fast image viewer
QuickViewer is a very, very, very fast image viewer

QuickViewer is a portable open-source image viewer which shows and navigates pictures with the maximum possible speed.
The developer has built in multiple optimisations, including reading images before they’re required and displaying them with OpenGL.

Convert digital images to colour ASCII art with Image2ASCII
June 4, 2017 – 07:22 | Comments Off on Convert digital images to colour ASCII art with Image2ASCII
Convert digital images to colour ASCII art with Image2ASCII

Image2ASCII is an open-source Windows application which converts digital pictures to stylised ASCII art.
The program is tiny, and arrives as a stand-alone executable. There’s no installation required, simply download and run it.

ImageDownloader batch downloads pics from Reddit, Imgur
April 19, 2017 – 10:38 | Comments Off on ImageDownloader batch downloads pics from Reddit, Imgur
ImageDownloader batch downloads pics from Reddit, Imgur

ImageDownloader is a portable open-source tool which can batch download images from your favourite subreddit, or Imgur album.
The program arrives as a very compact 396KB download, so it’s no surprise that the interface is basic, …

Browse, remove and replace media file tags with Metadata++
April 7, 2017 – 04:17 | Comments Off on Browse, remove and replace media file tags with Metadata++
Browse, remove and replace media file tags with Metadata++

Windows File Explorer has been able to display basic media file metadata for years, but it doesn’t support all the tags you’re likely to need, and it’s inconvenient to set up and use.
Metadata++ is a …

FocusOn is a likeable image viewer
March 30, 2017 – 06:33 | Comments Off on FocusOn is a likeable image viewer
FocusOn is a likeable image viewer

FocusOn Image Viewer is a stylish and straightforward image viewer, easy to use but with one or two unexpected bonus features.
This all starts with the interface. There are no stupid gimmicks, no attempts to do …

SuperPhoto enhances your pics with hundreds of fun effects
March 21, 2017 – 19:37 | Comments Off on SuperPhoto enhances your pics with hundreds of fun effects
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 | Comments Off on PhotoPageGen 5.1 takes the pain out of creating slick web photo albums
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 …