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[15 Aug 2009 | 2 Comments | ]
PhotoPad – Basic Freeware Photo Editor

Features Overview

Very simple and easy to use.
Supports several picture formats, including gif, jpg, psd, png, bmp and more.
Can easily remove the applied effects one by one.

Review
PhotoPad is a free basic photo editor for Windows, very simple and easy to use. It could be named as a Notepad for pictures, although it does have some mildly advanced features. Basically what PhotoPad can do is help you do some basic editing jobs on your pictures, like removing red eyes or blemishes or cropping your photos.

The interesting thing is that once you applied …

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[23 Jul 2009 | 5 Comments | ]
XNView – Free Photo Viewer

Overview
XNView is a freeware program that can be used as an image viewer or as a graphic file converter. It can open around 400 graphic file types.

Review
My favorite image viewer right now is Google’s Picasa 3 and I guess the best way to test XNView is to compare it with Picasa. Fot this purpose I chose a monster JPG file, 42 megs in size with a resolution of 13616 per 9888 pixels, a picture of my country’s map, Romania. Both programs successfully opened the file in around 10 to …

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[8 Feb 2009 | 5 Comments | ]

Overview
PicPick is a freeware all-in-one graphics tool for webmasters, designers, software developers or simple home users. It has a screen capture module, color picker, pixel ruler, image editor.

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[22 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

Overview
Pivot is a highly entertaining freeware program that allows you to build your own stick figure animations and save them as .gif files. It might be a useful program too.
Review
As soon as I learned about this program I said to myself: “I really have to try this one”. I downloaded and installed it immediately and started to play around with the sticks 🙂
Pivot Screenshot
I’m not very talented at this type of things and I was glad that although I lack the skills to build a good animation Pivot helped …

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[28 Nov 2008 | 2 Comments | ]

Overview
Color Cop is a good freeware color identifier and picker for webmasters and programmers.