Photo editing software archive

  • CyberLink MediaShow 4 - PC review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    CyberLink MediaShow 4 - PC review

    By 5 June 2008

    If you use the Mac OS you’ll be accustomed to using iLife, which is a one-stop solution for editing images and video. Sadly, if you use Windows there is no such solution that comes in one neat package. The best you can hope for is to use separate tools....

  • Nikon releases Capture NX2
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    Nikon releases Capture NX2

    By 3 June 2008

    Nikon has announced the launch of the latest version of their photo editing software, Capture NX2. Capture NX2, an upgrade to Capture NX that was introduced in 2006, is intended for photographers looking to achieve quick and effective image enhancement...

  • Epson launches new print plug-in for Photoshop and Elements
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    Epson launches new print plug-in for Photoshop and Elements

    By 23 May 2008

    Epson has launched a new plug-in for the Adobe family of products that provides users with enhanced functionality and flexibility to make colour-managed photo printing quicker and easier. Made specifically for Adobe's Photoshop CS and Elements products,...

  • Adobe delays Flickr update for Photoshop Express
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    Adobe delays Flickr update for Photoshop Express

    By 13 May 2008

    Adobe has delayed an update that was due to add support for Flickr users to its Photoshop Express online image editing and storage service. The service is currently at the Beta stage and allows images to be stored or taken from the users' other websites...

  • Adobe Photoshop Express Public Beta gets new features
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    Adobe Photoshop Express Public Beta gets new features

    By 8 May 2008

    Adobe has moved to make its new online Photoshop application even more popular by integrating Flickr support as well as a host of new features. Adobe Photoshop Express beta users will to save multiple versions of an image in addition to the original version...

  • Serif WebPlus X2 - PC review
    Online 3.5 out of 5

    Serif WebPlus X2 - PC review

    By 6 May 2008

    Producing a website design that you’re happy with can be a time consuming and complicated matter, especially if you’re not fluent in coding HTML. This has seen an increased use of template-based packages that hide the code away. With its eye on the...

  • Family Tree Heritage 7 - PC review
    Online 3.5 out of 5

    Family Tree Heritage 7 - PC review

    By 24 April 2008

    The Freedom of Information act, and a little help from a TV show called “So who do you think you are” has had a large impact on those who at one time found genealogy less than interesting. We’ve now seen a boom in the number of people trying to...

  • Adobe launches free online resource
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    Adobe launches free online resource

    By 9 April 2008

    Adobe has today launched Adobe TV, a new free online video resource delivering expert advice on how to use Adobe products, including the company’s Creative Suite 3 family of creative tools. Adobe TV has four different channels targeting different audiences....

  • Adobe Photoshop Elements 6 - Mac review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Adobe Photoshop Elements 6 - Mac review

    By 8 April 2008

    Adobe launched its entry-level photo-editing package Adobe Photoshop Elements 6 on the PC last year. Now 6 months later Apple Mac OS X users get to have a go too. But with iPhoto bundled free in the box of every laptop and desktop machine sold by Apple...

  • Adobe Photoshop Express review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Adobe Photoshop Express review

    By 2 April 2008

    Out on beta from one of the biggest names in this business, Adobe Photoshop Express offers photo-editing tools online, with an encouraging 2GB of storage and a gallery feature for sharing your photos. But can Adobe’s online solution compete against...

  • Adobe delivers Photoshop Lightroom 2.0 Beta
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    Adobe delivers Photoshop Lightroom 2.0 Beta

    By 2 April 2008

    Adobe fans can now test the latest version of Lightroom. Photoshop Lightroom 2.0 is now in beta and is available as a 30-day trial for free download for both Macintosh and Windows platforms. Existing Lightroom 1.0 customers will be able to test the beta...

  • Apple Aperture 2.0  review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Apple Aperture 2.0 review

    By 1 April 2008

    Apple has always prided itself on being the platform for designers and those who need quick and easy-to-use art packages and Aperture has been the photo management of choice for professional photographers. While there have been updates for the software,...

  • Apple adds image editing plug-ins to Aperture
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    Apple adds image editing plug-ins to Aperture

    By 28 March 2008

    Apple has released Aperture 2.1, which introduces an "open plug-in architecture" that means photographers will be able to use specialised third party imaging software right from within Aperture. Available today as a free software update, Aperture 2.1...

  • Adobe unveils free online photo editing software
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    Adobe unveils free online photo editing software

    By 27 March 2008

    Anyone who wants to store, sort and edit their digital pics can take part in a public beta being launched by the Photoshop team at Adobe today. Photoshop Express is claimed to have "taken much of Adobe’s best image editing technology and made it simple...

  • Adobe Photoshop Elements 6 for Mac now shipping
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    Adobe Photoshop Elements 6 for Mac now shipping

    By 25 March 2008

    Adobe has announced the immediate availability of Adobe Photoshop Elements 6 for Macintosh with the claim that software will help photography enthusiasts achieve desired results quickly and easily. The software offers three edit modes, "Guided", "Quick"...

  • BluBox - PC review
    Online 4 out of 5

    BluBox - PC review

    By 20 March 2008

    Digital photography has gone mainstream and with it has come a steady increase in image size and the resulting larger file sizes. This means the nation's hard drives are straining under the weight of large image collections. This can also cause problems...

  • CyberLink DVD Suite 6 Ultra - PC review
    Online 3.5 out of 5

    CyberLink DVD Suite 6 Ultra - PC review

    By 10 March 2008

    If you’ve bought a new computer at any point in the last 2 years, it’s likely that CyberLink as a name will be familiar to you. After all, it’s PowerDVD movie theatre is the number one choice for most manufacturers to bundle with their PCs. The...

  • Apple releases Aperture 2 photo software
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    Apple releases Aperture 2 photo software

    By 12 February 2008

    Apple has introduced Aperture 2, the next major release of its photo editing and management software. The new release introduces over 100 new features that the company says makes it faster, easier to use and more powerful. With a streamlined user interface...

  • Corel updates its Graphics Suite
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    Corel updates its Graphics Suite

    By 23 January 2008

    CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X4 is available from today. This latest version of the Corel suite delivers better workflow, new tools for putting work online and improved user guides. In face, overall, Corel says it has added 50 new and "significantly enhanced"...

  • Adobe Unveils Photoshop Elements 6 for Mac
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    Adobe Unveils Photoshop Elements 6 for Mac

    By 10 January 2008

    Adobe Photoshop Elements 6 software for Mac computers is now available for pre-order. The package will not be available for a couple of months but Photoshop enthusiasts can get a peek at the features at the Macworld Conference & Expo, which is to run...

  • Serif PhotoPlus X2 - PC review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Serif PhotoPlus X2 - PC review

    By 4 December 2007

    As we increasingly take more photos, digital imaging software is quickly becoming one of those essential tools everyone should own. This package from Serif is the latest to arrive and while it can't compete with the free tools you'll find on the Internet,...

  • Roxio Crunch - PC review
    Online 3.5 out of 5

    Roxio Crunch - PC review

    By 20 November 2007

    There is an argument that follows the lines that the Apple iPod was a successful device amongst fans of Apple fans but it would never have reached mass appeal if the software hadn’t been changed so users of Microsoft Windows computers could synchronise...

  • Serif Desktop Publishing Suite 2008 - PC review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Serif Desktop Publishing Suite 2008 - PC review

    By 13 November 2007

    If you have ever needed to quickly design a leaflet for a project, put together a brochure, or simply needed a coversheet for a presentation, it’s likely you’ll have used a Desktop Publishing Suite (DTP). They make such tasks simpler and as with the...

  • Corel Paint Shop Pro Photo X2 - PC review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Corel Paint Shop Pro Photo X2 - PC review

    By 30 October 2007

    The explosion in digital photography has meant there are hundreds of photos on our computers at any one time that need editing if there to be viewed at their best advantage. This has resulted in software manufacturers having to design ever more complex...

  • Kodak Gallery, Packard Bell team up for PC short-cut key
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    Kodak Gallery, Packard Bell team up for PC short-cut key

    By 23 October 2007

    Packard Bell has signed an agreement with photo sharing and services site, Kodak Gallery to integrate Kodak Gallery into all notebook and desktop computers sold in Western Europe. The partnership will provide Packard Bell computer owners with one click...