ACDSee Pro 9 gains lens correction, Photoshop plugin support
September 25, 2015 – 14:39 | Comments Off on ACDSee Pro 9 gains lens correction, Photoshop plugin support
ACDSee Pro 9 gains lens correction, Photoshop plugin support

ACD Systems has revealed the next generation of its image management and editing tools, ACDSee 19 ($59.99), ACDSee Pro 9 ($99.99) and ACDSee Ultimate 9 ($149.99).
The Pro and Ultimate editions gain the most this time …

Transform any photo into a work of art with AKVIS AirBrush 3.0
September 21, 2015 – 10:22 | Comments Off on Transform any photo into a work of art with AKVIS AirBrush 3.0
Transform any photo into a work of art with AKVIS AirBrush 3.0

AKVIS has announced AKVIS AirBrush 3.0 ($49 – $89), its powerful applications for transforming digital photos into airbrushed works of art.
Unlike many similar tools, the program preserves a lot of detail from the original photos, …

Image batch processor ImBatch 4.20 adds script engine
September 9, 2015 – 03:56 | Comments Off on Image batch processor ImBatch 4.20 adds script engine
Image batch processor ImBatch 4.20 adds script engine

High Motion Software has extended its batch image processor ImBatch with a new scripting engine.
ImBatch 4.20’s Tools menu now includes a Script Editor, enabling users to dynamically change the current batch task based on any …

Corel PaintShop Pro X8 celebrates 25th birthday
August 19, 2015 – 11:30 | Comments Off on Corel PaintShop Pro X8 celebrates 25th birthday
Corel PaintShop Pro X8 celebrates 25th birthday

It’s 25 years since PaintShop Pro was released as shareware by Jasc Software, and Corel Corporation is celebrating the occasion with the release of Corel PaintShop Pro X8 ($99).
Lens correction tools are a long-awaited addition, …

Easily print custom image thumbnails with Primg
July 22, 2015 – 13:25 | Comments Off on Easily print custom image thumbnails with Primg
Easily print custom image thumbnails with Primg

Windows provides many ways to browse a folder of images, but it’s much less flexible when it comes to printing. Typically you’ll have to print your pictures one at a time, or make do with …

CyberLink launches Media Suite 13
July 22, 2015 – 11:17 | Comments Off on CyberLink launches Media Suite 13
CyberLink launches Media Suite 13

CyberLink Corporation has released Media Suite 13, its comprehensive do-everything collection of multimedia software.
Highlights include the leading consumer video editor PowerDirector 13, PowerDVD 15 for media playback, and an excellent image editor in PhotoDirector 6.

Organise, edit and share your photos with digiKam
July 14, 2015 – 08:37 | Comments Off on Organise, edit and share your photos with digiKam
Organise, edit and share your photos with digiKam

After an initial release way back in 2006, digiKam has grown into a powerful, professional photo manager, crammed with high-end features and free for everyone to use.
The program started life on Linux, and so doesn’t …

AKVIS OilPaint turns ordinary pictures into works of art
July 9, 2015 – 13:43 | Comments Off on AKVIS OilPaint turns ordinary pictures into works of art
AKVIS OilPaint turns ordinary pictures into works of art

Browse the “Effects” or “Filters” section of most image editors and you’ll often find tools which try to convert your pictures into sketches, oil paintings and more. But they’re usually basic, short on configuration options, …

Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 11 released
June 29, 2015 – 13:10 | Comments Off on Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 11 released
Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 11 released

Xara Group has announced the release of Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 11, its one-stop photo editor, graphic design and publishing tool for Windows Vista+.
Art Brushes are a highlight, a new technology which smoothly stretches …

iPhotoDraw 2.0 adds a pile of annotating extras
June 16, 2015 – 07:40 | Comments Off on iPhotoDraw 2.0 adds a pile of annotating extras
iPhotoDraw 2.0 adds a pile of annotating extras

Simenu Wu has updated his freeware image annotator iPhotoDraw with a stack of essential new features.
There’s now a very complete set of line drawing tools – with/ without arrow, horizontal/ vertical elbow, polyline, Bezier, spline, …

Take up to 10x more photos/ videos on your phone with FotoFox
May 14, 2015 – 06:21 | Comments Off on Take up to 10x more photos/ videos on your phone with FotoFox
Take up to 10x more photos/ videos on your phone with FotoFox

No matter how much storage your phone has, it’s easily filled, especially if you’re always taking photos and videos.
FotoFox is a free iOS/ Android app which compresses images and videos as they’re shot, reducing quality …