Noise Ninja is a state-of-the-art software application that eliminates high-ISO noise, scanner noise, and grain from digital images. Developed by PictureCode of Austin, Texas, Noise Ninja is based on a breakthrough in a field of mathematics called wavelet theory. Compared to other noise removal solutions, Noise Ninja does a superior job of suppressing noise while preserving sharpness and detail. It also runs up to four times faster than other solutions. Noise Ninja is especially useful for high-ISO photographs from digital cameras. It is ideal for sports photographers, photojournalists, event photographers, and anyone else who needs clean shots in low-light, indoor, or fast-action situations. For professionals, Noise Ninja can pay for itself almost immediately in saved time and rescued images. Noise Ninja 2.0 is available in two editions. The Professional edition, priced at US$69, supports 16-bit file output, batch processing, and multiprocessor support. The Home edition is priced at US$29, it supports 8-bit output, processing of individual images, and single-processor execution.
Noise Ninja for Windows and Mac OS X
PhotoPlus 5.5 has the features you'll need... from importing or creating pictures and animations, through manipulating colors and effects all the way to final export. Built in support for TWAIN scanners and cameras makes it easy to bring in your own photos, while comprehensive import filters let you open just about any standard bitmap image. Once you've got your image into PhotoPlus 5.5, you can enhance and alter its on screen appearance with a diverse toolkit of functions and effects. A full range of export options (with special attention to Web graphics), plus powerful optimization capabilities, round out this high performing package. And the best part - it's FREE!
PhotoPlus 5.5 for Windows 95/98/98 SE,2000,ME, NT 4.0 and XP
Neat Image is a digital filter designed to reduce visible noise in digital photographic images. It works with images from any digital camera, scanner, etc. It gives you complete control over the noise filtration. It is a standalone application (no need for Photoshop). Using Neat Image is easy and fun once you have mastered the basic steps of filtration. Overall time to achieve great results is shorter than with any automatic technique. Demo (free) and Home (retail, $30) versions available.
Neat Image Filter for Windows 95/98/Me/2000/XP
FxFoto Standard Edition is a complete package for organizing, correcting, and sharing digital photos. It organizes photos visually and by timeline, which is the most natural way people work with photos. The Standard Edition also includes editing and correction tools that go way beyond typical entry-level packages, yet are very easy to use. Sharing includes printing and emailing with smart compression of photos for efficient email. Creativity features enable framing effects and the creation of simple slide shows (not saveable). The software also includes the ability to intelligently archive data to CD-ROM. Far superior to shareware and even established software titles in its class, the Standard Edition is available for free with no restrictions. FxFoto Deluxe Collage Edition adds creativity features to the Standard Edition, which include multi-photo collages, scrap-booking, creating and saving slide shows with many 2D and 3D special effects, soundtracks, and photo stitching for multi-photo panoramas and documents with multiple pages. All creations can be e-mailed or prepped for CD burning for playback on any PC. FxFoto Pro Media Edition builds on the Deluxe Edition by enabling the creation and publishing of photo-based movies and slide shows, complete with effects, soundtracks, and text. Slide shows and MPEG movies can be created for CD-ROM (VCD and SVCD format) and DVD, which can play on most standard home DVD players. Titles can also be publi
LumaPix FotoFusion is an easy-to-use software tool that creates photoreal image collages with a single click. Publish photos as dazzling web photo albums in seconds. Share photos by email with images right in the message. Print multi-page, poster-size masterpieces on your home printer. Export high-res images for editing in other applications.
LumaPix FotoFusion for Windows XP/2000/ME/98
Unique Web-oriented image optimization tool. The purpose of Web Image Guru is not only effective optimization of images, but also seamless images integration into your Web pages. Web Image Guru is the integrated software package that easily connects a digital camera, scanner, PC, your favorite image editing tool and World Wide Web. Combining unique image optimization capabilities and its perfect integration into Web page makes Web Image Guru an ideal tool for every Web Designer or a home digital photographer. Return to the
Web Image Guru for Windows 95/98/NT
LightZone, a breakthrough in photo retouching software, is a better way to retouch and correct your digital photographs and create stunning photographic and fine art prints. Based on light values and shapes, LightZone adopts traditional photographic concepts and techniques. Finally, photographers are able to achieve professional results and make better prints and images faster. Download it and try it free for 30 days.
LightZone for Windows and Mac OS X
Photo Lab provides all essential photo processing tools in one handy application. Photo Lab can acquire images from all TWAIN compatible devices like scanners or digital cameras, import screenshots or copy images from a Web page. The tool is also great for more complex graphic design. Photo Lab works in multi-layer true color mode. Users can add other graphic elements like text, import transparent bitmaps or copy and rasterize vector graphics from any external editing application like Corel Draw or Adobe Illustrator. Photo enthusiasts can enhance their pictures by correcting brightness and contrast, sharpening, adjusting levels, gamma, or saturation in instant preview mode. Color temperature setting allows to make photo tones warmer or colder, control white balance of the image, create classic look like sepia effects.Photo Lab provides a number of options to export images for the Web. Real-life photos can be optimized in JPEG format, while cartoon- like graphics can be compressed as GIF file. Users can control export parameters and preview compressed graphic before it's saved to the disk, so they can quickly and precisely balance between image quality and file size. Photo Lab supports images in the most popular formats like TIFF, BMP, GIF and JPEG. It can also open multi-layer Photoshop files in PSD format. The software costs $39.00 as downloadable
Photo Lab for Windows 95, 98, Me, 2000 and
Images: In Context! is a right-click image editor that integrates directly into Windows Explorer. It puts a thumbnail preview into the right-click menu of every image, and provides quick access to several editing and resizing options, as well as 70+ image effects and filters. Other features include image conversion, red-eye removal, cropping and more. If you select multiple images, you can also perform batch operations to create a web page, GIF slideshow, or to rename images. Download fully functional 15-day trial, buy it for just $19.99.
Images: In Context! for Windows 98/98SE/ME/2000/XP
The first image editor with full support of 16 bits per channel color in all operations including multilayer composition and processing with over 130 filters. Image processing in 16 bits per channel color allows to avoid color degradation during digital retouching and color correction operations typical for conventional editing in 8 bits per channel. Modern scanners and digital cameras output images with more than 8 bit per channel color, and PictureMan 5.0 PRO is the only software which fully utilizes the extended color information provided by these imaging devices. It also introduces new automatic enhancement tools including fully automatic Scratch and Red Eye removal filters. PictureMan 5.0 PRO is available for $199 (or $119 upgrade)
PictureMan 5.0 PRO for Windows 95, 98, ME, XP, NT 4.x, 2000
With MakeUp Pilot you can quickly and easily remove any cosmetic imperfection directly from the digital photograph. Just knowing that you can delete any flaw in a moment gives you the security and confidence to be relaxed, free and open in front of the camera; you have nothing to hide! Your spontaneity will come through in a much more "alive," expressive and attractive shot to start with. This program is extremely simple to use. You "play" with a palette of easy-to-use tools until you get your desired result, anything from a light smoothing out to complete coverage. Even "applying" makeup is no problem. The program works on Windows 98/ME/2000/XP platforms and costs $29.95 for a single-user license.
MakeUp Pilot for Windows 98/ME/2000/XP
ArcSoft PhotoImpression 4 is an all-inclusive application designed specifically for novice users. It combines photo editing with additional creative and printing tools that maximize your digital imaging experience. Edit text, remove red-eye, special effects and enhancements, intuitive resizing, photo fun, frames, advanced and multiple printing options - supports Epson PRINT Image Matching.
ArcSoft's PhotoImpression for Windows or Mac
This amazing picture morphing software transforms one person or object into another before your eyes! You've seen them on TV, in the movies, everywhere. Now you can create your very own Hollywood-style photo effects from your home computer. All you need is two digital pictures and Morpheus Photo Morpher. Download a free trial today. Other Morpheus products: Morpheus Photo Warper v3.00 - Distortion software that warps and exaggerates portions of photos such as body parts. Morpheus Photo Mixer v3.00 - Compositing software that mixes up faces and body parts between two photos. Morpheus Photo Animation Suite v3.00 - A suite which contains all Morpheus digital photo animation software titles, plus all of the sample animations.
Morpheus Photo Morpher for Windows 98SE/ME/2000/XP
PhotoCleaner fixes most common problems with digital camera or scanned images with one click! Just drag and drop your image file into PhotoCleaner and click Result button. Or select the directory that contains images to process multiple images at once. Powerful algorithms of the PhotoCleaner will do the rest! PhotoCleaner performs the sequence of operations that are usually done manually using some general-purpose image-editing program like Adobe Photoshop. The main difference is that it does it automatically without having you to learn a sophisticated user interface and spend a lot of time crawling step-by-step. If you wish you can turn any of these processing steps on and off. The following steps are performed when the image is processed (assuming that all checkboxes on Settings page are checked): Levels adjustment with optional color correction, Resize, Vignette, Color boost, Sharpen, Add frame.
PhotoCleaner for Windows
Compositor is a full featured image editing and image to art application. Compositor features (briefly): Over 160 Filters and channel effects, full Painting and Editing Tool Set,, Save and Replay of your Filter actions, Slide Show, Quick Palette for commonly used operations, Crop, Scale and Rotate, Anti-Aliasing Zoom Window, Online Help. Priced at $35
Compositor v2.1.1 for PPC Macintosh OS 8 or higher
Image Stacker combines multiple images into a single image. It can be used to overcome one of the last remaining limitations of digital cameras compared to their film counterparts: their inability to take very long exposures. Image Stacker can also be used to reduce the appearance of "digital noise" in images created by digital cameras or scanners, and create "synthesized long-exposures" without overexposure.
Image Stacker for Windows or DOS
Image editing software for Windows or MacOS users. Supports many file formats like PLD (PhotoLine), PDF, TIF, BMP, GIF (optimized, interlaced, animated), JPEG (also progressive), CMX, PCD, PCX, PNG, PSD, EPS, PICT, TGA, IMG, ICO, ANI, XBM, IFF, ESM, CGM, PIC, CVG, GEM, WMF, EMF. Transparency and layers (as supported by the file formats). Support of QuickTime interface. Powerful image editing software with layout, vector editing, batch convert and web editing software, many import and export file formats, action (macro) recorder, full CMYK support, all basic functions like painting, filters, paste, gradients, flood fill etc., cropping, lasso, mask and auto mask, undo and redo steps only limited by memory, document mode for greeting cards, business cards, documents, ... calendar function, dia show and lots more. Try it for 30 days free.
PhotoLine 32 for Windows or MacOS
View images/videos fast, slideshows, lossless JPEG rotation and mirroring, crop with aspect ratio, red-eye removal, rename files to Exif time/date, view panoramas and wide-print them by splitting into individual images, generates HTML pages with thumbnails and links, create contact sheets, one-button send as mail or print. Support for ICC color profiles and gamma correction. Picture search (date. duplicate, similars). EXIF information is interpreted. Detailed EXIF 2.2 / IPTC view and makernote interpretation of the following models: Nikon, Casio, Canon, Olympus, FujiFilm. Plugins for RAW format (uses DCRAW by David Coffin) and TIFF/PNG (CxImage library). Can be used as your automated file viewer on a CD full of pictures. Installs by simply placing one EXE file in any folder of your choice and just executing it. Registration fee is $22, a freeware LE version is also available.
cPicture for Windows 98, Me, 2000, XP
Picture-shark is the first choice for people who want to "stamp" visible logos or text on their image files. Some of picture-shark's features: Wizard-like interface it is super easy to use. Create real watermarks. Choose transparent color, opacity, position and much more. Use the "feather"-feature to make the edges between the stamp and the picture smarter as with any other tool, just by one mouse-click. Very fast (processing hundreds of pictures each minute). Support for different output formats and quality settings. WYSIWYG preview-mode for all settings. Support for preserving jpeg-headers. Picture-Shark is a free download!
Picture-Shark for Windows 9x/NT/2000/ME/XP
Helps digital photographers process images, apply special effects, date-stamp photos, frame and resize them, as well as provides them with an easy way to build picture collections. Plus, the new version of the program supports metadata export, which means users can click on an image to see all digital camera setting and parameters active when the picture was taken. And no application combines rich features with simple interface like SnapTouch does. Another great feature SnapTouch offers is automated date-stamping. The program simply takes the date when the picture was shot, and stamps it onto the photograph. Text comments can be added as well. SnapTouch can arrange images in the order they were taken and batch re-name them according to the mask set by users. The file name can include date, camera brand, location, photographer name or any other information. Also, the program offers a full-screen picture viewing option, a feature that makes working with images much easier.
SnapTouch for Windows
NeatImage is a digital filter application designed to reduce visible noise in digital photographic images. It is a tool for owners of digital cameras, flatbed and slide scanners; and is for use by both professional photographers, and digital image processing enthusiasts. Neat Image reduces high ISO noise of image sensors (CMOS, CCD noise) - digital camera noise and scanner noise, high ASA film grain of scanned photos, JPEG artifacts of overcompressed digital images, color banding, and makes images sharper at the same time. Neat Image is indispensable in low-light, sport, action photography. Can denoise images from any digital camera or scanner using custom device noise profiles. It is a standalone noise reducer application - you don't need Photoshop to run it. Neat Image gives you complete control over its powerful noise filter. Pro and Home versions as well as a Demo edition are available.
NeatImage for Windows 9x, NT, 2000, XP
iPhoto is now part of the new iLife program suite. Performance improvements abound: iPhoto launches faster, scrolls faster, resizes images faster, deletes images faster, switches between albums faster and more. Whether you have twenty or twenty thousand digital photos, iPhoto 4 keeps track of them all, automatically organizing them so you can find them fast. Lightning fast. Easy to use, iPhoto puts you in charge of your photographs - helping you import them, organize them into albums, enhance their appearance, as well as, share them in print, via email, over the web and in stunning coffee-table books.
Apple iPhoto for Mac OS 10.x
Convert between industry-standard image file formats. Straighten and rotate images. Crop images to desired size. Control Brightness & Contrast of images. Balance Color in images. Manipulate intensity of colors in images with Hue & Saturation control. Blur or sharpen images with Focus control. Remove the red eye effect associated with camera flashes. Add text to images with control of font face, size, style and color. Apply adjustments to a group of selected images. Retain camera metadata (Exif) in JPEG images for all adjustments. Trim video clips for desired length by setting starting and ending points. Convert between industry-standard video file formats
Ulead Photo Explorer Pro for Windows 95, 98, NT 4.0, 2000, Me
Photo editing software lets you correct and enhance your digital photos quickly. Enjoy tools such as red-eye reduction, free-angle rotate, crop and sharpen in this easy-to- learn photo editor. Or, add artistic flare with tools such as clone area, airbrush and magic wand and blending modes like luminosity. Plus, enjoy over 40 special effects filters including bulge and shrink, ripple, swirl, wind and sepia and add more filters from other photo editing programs such as Adobe PhotoShop filters.
ACD FotoCanvas 3.0 for Windows
(1) Digital Camera Enhancer: Uses a few custom made image processes to enhance and clean digital images. (2) ColorCastFX: Works on any picture where fill-in flash was not used and the camera underexposed the front objects. (3) ClearSkinFX: The most advance automatic portrait retouching tool, yields perfect smooth skin while preserving the crispness of the eyes, hair or background. (4) RGBLight: Take 3 pictures using a lamp from different angles, then load the 3 pictures and the software combines them into one spectacular image. (5) HotPixel Eliminator gets rid of random "noise" pixels and long exposure "blue chunks." (6) FilterSim: simulates Kodak Wratten glass filters. (7) BlackFrame: Another way to remove hot pixels from long exposure shots. (8) B/Works: For creating old fashioned B/W images, Sepia or Duotone colored images. All of these programs are FREE, just go download them!
MediaChance's Free Digital Camera Tools for Windows' users
Shortcut PhotoClean is an extensive tool specialized in photo repair and improvement. Any photo made with a digital camera has room for improvement. PhotoClean enables you to quickly and effectively remove shadows, noise, JPEG artifacts, red-eyes, and dead pixels, correct colors and exposure, repair skin, sharpen, and a lot more. Even photos from mobile phones (with built-in camera functionality) can be upgraded into very acceptable printouts with ease. Don't let the low price mislead you, PhotoClean competes among the highest quality standards and is superbly fit for professionals. PhotoClean sells for $49, a trial version is available download.
Shortcut PhotoClean for Windows and Mac OS
An advanced application that lets you remove the artifacts and a blotchy look from your JPEG images, making them look as if they have been saved at a 100% ("super-fine") quality. It is based on advanced science-intensive technology that lets you repair images quickly, smoothly and easily. Jpeg Enhancer has a simple, easy-to-grasp interface so that the user can easily and quickly operate the program and set different parameters for each individual recovery process. You can have the desired image look, adjusting settings for such options as "Blotchy look removal, "Artifacts removal, "Contrast increase, "Crispness". All these options make for amazing recovery results. Trial version is available for download, full version costs only $24.95 for home users and $49.95 for commercial organizations. Owners of Jpeg Enhancer are entitled to free updates and technical support.
Jpeg Enhancer 1.2 for Windows 95/98/Me/2000/XP
A unique software package for photographers that turns your personal computer into an incredibly powerful electronic darkroom. It lets you bring your photographs into your computer, enhance them using powerful image editing tools, and then create high quality prints, multimedia slide shows, photo screen savers, and much more. Unlike many expensive image editing programs designed for professional graphic artists and illustrators, Picture Window was created expressly for serious amateur photographers who want more creative control over their images and for professional photographers who want to expand their business by offering digital image processing services at affordable prices. If you're a photographer, you'll find Picture Window uses familiar terms and techniques, and lets you do perspective correction, color balancing, retouching, and tonal adjusments quickly and easily. $50 for regular version or $90 for the Pro version with full ICM2.0 color management.
Picture Window 3.0 for Windows 95/98/ME/2000/NT 4.0
Photoshop 6 and higher "Actions" that turn Photos into Paintings. Transform your digital or scanned photo into a painting. Just great for a different Xmas card this year, or maybe a large framed print as a gift, or just to boast about your artistic skills. However you choose to use them, the results are quite astonishing as the following images will show. If you have Photoshop 6 or higher then buy now for only US$12.50 Lots of other PS actions (Sharpening, Color Enhancing, Lifting Shadows, Clarifying, Converting to Grayscale and applying an Effects Layer) can be found here too - some are free, all are great!
Mike Finn's Photoshop Actions
cam2pc is a all-in-one digital imaging solution. Known for its ease of use, cam2pc covers all aspects of digital imaging: picture download from camera, media browsing and organization, image enhancement and sharing. Nominated in the "Best photo program" category of the Shareware Industry Awards 2004, cam2pc reaches a significant milestone by integrating RAW format capabilities. All prosumer cameras feature RAW image output which allows to record exactly what the digital camera's CCD sees. Using the same routines as Photoshop, cam2pc allows the tweaking of most parameters: white balance, saturation, sharpness. Unlike many other packages, cam2pc is even able to produce 48-bit images for an outstanding quality! cam2pc 4.4 is available through nabocorp. softwares' web site - a 30-day free trial is available for download. Registration is $30 web site.
cam2pc - An Image Downloader for Windows Me, XP, 98SE and 2000
Photo-Brush is a brand new image editor, natural and artistic media painting program, picture retouching tool and photo enhancer for Windows 95/98/NT. It has many rich tools and effects for photo adjusting and photo retouching found in much more expensive professional tools. Artistic brushes, seamless textures, auto-enhance photos, rendered text with 3D and drop shadow, reads and writes PhotoShop PSD files. Support for PhotoShop-compatible plugins and image/film scanners.
PhotoBrush - Digital Image Editor for Windows
A Windows photo manipulation program that makes it easy to touch up, transform, apply effects and rename hundreds of photos in a single operation. Instead of enhancing and adjusting pictures individually, BatchPhoto lets you select a group of images, define a series of edits, and apply them in a single operation. You can even give your files meaningful names. BatchPhoto lets you apply over three dozen filters and effects to your pictures. The program supports more than 100 image file formats, including PNG, JPG, TIFF, BMP, and GIF. New features in v. 1.3 include the ability to watermark images, creation of thumbnail images, a revamped preview feature that lets you zoom and scroll images, and the ability to compare original and modified photos with great accuracy. BatchPhoto v. 1.3 runs under Windows 95/98/Me/NT4/2000/XP/2003. Download a free trial version of the software,
BatchPhoto for Windows
BetterJPEG is a graphics utility specifically designed to avoid recompression loss when editing and resaving JPEG images. Unlike most other image editing tools that recompress JPEG images when resaving, introducing more and more JPEG artifacts and degrading the image quality with each iteration, BetterJPEG takes advantage of the fact that JPEG images consist of a number of small independently encoded blocks and does not recompress blocks that didn't change. BetterJPEG goes beyond such traditional lossless JPEG operations as rotation and flip, found in many contemporary image manipulation tools, and extended the number of lossless operations with crop, text insertion, red eye reduction and copy/paste to external editor. The 30-day trial version of BetterJPEG is available on-line and can be registered for 23.95 US Dollars.
BetterJPEG 1.3 for Windows
A general-purpose image enhancement software featuring our patented Retinex image enhancement algorithm, winner of the prestigious NASA Space Act Award in 1999. PhotoFlair offers the following capabilities: Image read support for JPEG, TIFF, BMP, PPM, and PCD. Image write support for JPEG, TIFF, BMP, and PPM. Automatic resize and reorientation to fit the print page if the image is too large. The ability to scroll back and forth between processed images by using the right and left arrow buttons on the tool bar. Retinex: automatic image enhancement function that provides automatic simultaneous enhancement of dark and bright regions in the image, and sharpening of features. Autolevels for automatic histogram modification. Levels for manual histogram modification. Histogram equalization for automatic histogram modification: uses a different method than autolevels. Curves for manual color-map manipulation. Gamma for modifying the color-map using the gamma function. Sharpen for image sharpening. Blur for image blurring: useful for suppressing some noise artifacts. Despeckle for removing specular pixels: useful for removing glints. Negative for turning an image into a negative. Edge detection for converting the original into an edge only image.
PhotoFlair 1.0 for Windows
It's the best photo editor available and also the most expensive! Supported by tons of plugin filters, used by more pros than any other graphic editing program and for good reason, it's awesome! Photoshop CS now includes an improved Adobe Camera Raw that imports even more images from Canon, Fuji, Minolta, Nikon, Olympus, Pentax and Sony cameras. Improved file browser, shadow/highlight correction, text on a path, 16-bit support, layer comps, Flash file export, match color command and much more.
Adobe PhotoShop CS for Windows or Macintosh users
Powerful yet easy-to-use image editing software for print, e-mail, and the Web Adobe Photoshop Elements 2.0 software offers the perfect combination of power and simplicity so you can do more with your photos. From quick corrections to creative editing, you can easily achieve high-quality results. Whether you use a digital camera or scan traditional photos, Photoshop Elements makes digital imaging a breeze.
Adobe Photoshop Elements for Windows 98, ME, 2000, XP
A powerful Windows photo manipulation program that makes it easy to touch up, annotate, transform, apply effects, and rename hundreds of pictures in a single operation. Instead of enhancing and adjusting photos individually, BatchPhoto lets the user select a group of images, define a series of edits, and apply them in a single operation. BatchPhoto can apply more than three dozen filters to pictures. The filters are divided into four main categories: touch up, annotate, transform and effects. The program supports more than 100 image file formats, including JPG, PNG, TIFF, BMP, and GIF. Throughout the photo manipulation process, the user is in complete control. Whether touching up a group of images, or applying a series of complex, artistic filters, an accurate preview of the original and the enhanced pictures is displayed. BatchPhoto makes it simple to touch up groups of pictures by changing the brightness, sharpness, colors, and reducing the noise in photos. It can also equalize, normalize, enhance, and perform other corrective functions. The program can date/time stamp photos, in a variety of formats. It preserves the EXIF information that digital cameras add to every photo, and will use the EXIF date/time information in the visible date/time stamps. BatchPhoto can add text to pictures in any size and color, place it anywhere on photos, and even adjust the transparency. The program makes it simple to add watermarks on pictures, either as text or image. Ba
The most popular image editing applications listed from A to Z with links to download the full version if shareware or a demo version if commercial.
Tucows list of Mac OS image editing software
PhotoPlus 6 is the fun photo editing software that brings professional image editing to everyone with just a few clicks of the mouse. This FREE DOWNLOAD enables beginners and professionals alike to produce incredible images for print, multimedia and the web. PhotoPlus 6 enables you to create, manipulate, and enhance photographs, bitmap graphics, and web animations. All the tools you need (Paintbrush, airbrush, clone, smudge and erase tools with adjustable brush settings including size, shape, softness and fade) are provided along with handy hints to enable you to achieve totally unique results. Also available is PhotoPlus 8 for $9.99 and their top of the line PhotoPlus 10 Studio Pack for $79.99.
PhotoPlus for Windows
The first digital photo editor to utilize the new one-click color correction technology that takes the guesswork out of making the color right. PictoColor's newest point-and-click software automatically fixes the white balance, corrects the exposure, and improves the vibrancy of any digital image with a single click. CorrectPhoto also has an integrated Windows Explorer, so users have direct access to all the digital media features of the operating system at the click of a mouse. With CorrectPhoto and Windows, users can easily transfer, perfect, organize, manage, view, share, and print their digital photos. In addition to its automatic color correction capabilities, CorrectPhoto provides separate controls for manually adjusting brightness and contrast, independently adjusting shadows and highlights, quickly adjusting the saturation, and easily converting to black and white. It also includes a comprehensive tool set for further improving everyday photos including rotation, cropping to specific print sizes like popular 3x5's or 4x6's, image resizing, red-eye reduction, and sharpening.
CorrectPhoto for Windows
Noromis PhotoLab gives you an easy way to get pictures from virtually any digital camera, copy them to your computer, fix them up, and then print them with the same results a professional photo lab achieves. No digital photography or graphics editing knowledge required to get expert results. Select as many photos as you want, and then click a button to auto fix exposure, contrast, color balance, saturation, and sharpness. Remove red eye. Even software updates can be delivered to you automatically. Intelligent automatic fixes plus image quality preservation across multiple edit cycles result in photo lab quality prints. Original photos are always preserved. A record of all modifications provides flexible undo. Printer settings apply only to Noromis PhotoLab; previous settings are preserved. Cost is $49.95 - a free trial version is available.
Noromis PhotoLab for Windows
Paint Shop Pro offers the easiest, most affordable way to achieve professional results! Don't waste your time with high-end professional products that cost a fortune and take a lifetime to learn. And don't settle for slow, cookie-cutter programs that tie you to templates. Get Paint Shop Pro. Retouch, repair, and edit photos with easy-to-use, high- quality, automatic photo enhancement features Create and optimize Web graphics with built- in Web tools and artistic drawing and text tools Design cool animations with Animation Shop 3 included free Easily add custom images to your home and business graphics projects Save time with productivity tools: grids, guides, alignment, and grouping Expand your creativity with over 75 special effects.
PaintShop Pro for Windows 95/98/NT4/2000/ME/XP
PhotoImpact is a complete image editing suite that lets users enhance digital photos, create stunning graphics and produce high-impact Web pages. The software makes it easy to acquire, enhance digital photos and apply professional digital photography filters and effects. There's no need to purchase additional media management software, PhotoImpact includes Photo Explorer to organize and manage images with useful new features such as an Easy Access Window to help beginners access popular tasks, album creation to centralize photo, audio and video files, as well as a convenient Calendar View that allows users to browse photos based on the date they were taken. The box and electronic download of PhotoImpact are currently available for $89.99. Registered PhotoImpact users can upgrade for $49.99.
Ulead PhotoImpact for Windows 95/98/NT4/2000/ME/XP
The GIMP is the GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed piece of software for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. It works on many operating systems, in many languages. Compiled versions available for Windows, Mac OSX and Linux as well as the full source code. GIMP developers are proud to release version 2.6 of the GIMP, the leading free software tool for image manipulation. This release is a major event, marking the end of a three year development cycle by a group of volunteers and enthusiasts who have made this the most professional release of the GIMP ever. It is the first stable release that is officially supported not only on Unix-based operating systems, but also on Microsoft Windows and Macintosh OS X. "When you launch version 2.0 you'll see a new look that's a huge improvement over the previous version's mundane and purely functional interface. The new design not only provides a polished and comfortable feel, it is also far more intuitive and friendly than its predecessor.
GIMP - GNU Image Manipulation Program
The most popular image editing applications listed from A to Z with links to download the full version if shareware or a demo version if commercial.
Tucows list of Windows image editing software