Photo editing software archive

  • Canon Selphy CP520 compact printer review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Canon Selphy CP520 compact printer review

    By 10 October 2007

    The CP 520 is a neat little block of white plastic with an attractive blue pulsating glow on the top. This neat plastic box of electronics can quickly and easily print your photos either when connected to a PC or directly via a compatible PictBridge camera....

  • Portrait Professional - PC review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Portrait Professional - PC review

    By 9 October 2007

    With Facebook, Myspace and other social networking sites making your image more important than ever, investing time to make sure you look good in your profile picture is to some time well spent, the trouble is, you've got to know the tools of the trade...

  • Apple updates iLife '08
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    Apple updates iLife '08

    By 27 September 2007

    Apple has released a series of updates for its newly launched iLife 08 package today. The updates which include new downloads for iDVD, iMovie, GarageBand and iPhoto aim to fix bugs as well as offering new features. Along with the update Apple said: "A...

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

    Serif DrawPlus X2 - PC review

    By 25 September 2007

    Serif has had something of an overhaul of all its key products this year, moving away from the yearly naming convention of DrawPlus 2006, to the far more enigmatic X2 branding. The X2 means that it is works with the Vista operating system, so new buyers...

  • Adobe Photoshop Elements 6 and Premiere Element 4 unveiled
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    Adobe Photoshop Elements 6 and Premiere Element 4 unveiled

    By 24 September 2007

    Adobe today has announced the launch of its latest Elements packages - Adobe Photoshop Elements 6 and Adobe Premiere Elements 4. The two products, which will cost £69.99 each or £99.99 for the two in a bundle pack, aim to move the series on with a host...

  • Adobe Photoshop Elements 6 - PC review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Adobe Photoshop Elements 6 - PC review

    By 24 September 2007

    Six editions later and the latest version of Photoshop Elements is upon us, but should you take note, or just stick to one from the past? We get photo organising to find out. The first thing you will notice that stands out from the previous versions is...

  • Motion Portrait gives still photos 3D motion and sound
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    Motion Portrait gives still photos 3D motion and sound

    By 17 September 2007

    Originally created by a Sony-backed research centre, "Motion Portrait" technology can take one still portrait photograph and transform it into a walking, talking on-screen 3D rendering. Background can be added, facial expressions created and speech can...

  • Adobe Photoshop Express details released
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    Adobe Photoshop Express details released

    By 12 September 2007

    Adobe has released the first details of its new online photo album software, Photoshop Express, at Photoshop World. The information, posted on one of the company's blogs details how the free application, that allows people to share and edit photos online,...

  • Apple iLife 08 - Mac review
    Online 4.5 out of 5

    Apple iLife 08 - Mac review

    By 29 August 2007

    Another year another update to Apple's iLife 08 suite, but have the new updates, upgrades and additions to this year's offering made a difference? Should you be rushing out for the upgrade? We take a closer look. For those new to the Mac, Apple iLife...

  • Adobe announces "Moviestar" update for Flash Player 9
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    Adobe announces "Moviestar" update for Flash Player 9

    By 21 August 2007

    Adobe has announced the latest update for Adobe Flash Player 9 software, code-named Moviestar, which includes H.264 standard video support - the same standard deployed in Blu-Ray and HD DVD high definition video players - and High Efficiency AAC (HE-AAC)...

  • Magix Xtreme Photo Video Suite  - PC review
    Cameras 3 out of 5

    Magix Xtreme Photo Video Suite - PC review

    By 21 August 2007

    Magix is best known for its range of cheap-and-cheerful applications for editing MP3s, audio cleaning and entry level CD/DVD burning. However, the emphasis has always been on "cheap". So it comes as something of a shock to find Xtreme Photo Video comes...

  • Apple iLife suite updated
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    Apple iLife suite updated

    By 7 August 2007

    Apple has announced that it is updating its creative iLife package, which includes iPhoto, iMovie, iDVD, iWeb, iTunes and GarageBand at its Town Hall event in California. All the packages within the iLife '08 suite get an update with a heavy embrace of...

  • Avantquest Media Now - PC review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Avantquest Media Now - PC review

    By 31 July 2007

    When it comes to burning and copying CDs and DVDs there are already plenty of options to choose from, ranging from Roxio to Nero, and that’s without even considering the options Microsoft bundle with Windows for free. It may be hard for us to think...

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

    Serif AlbumPlus X2 - PC review

    By 11 July 2007

    With even the most humble mobile phone now sporting a 2MP digital camera, and let's not forget the growing number of 5MP camera phones, it seems the age of digital is truly here. Which is why there are now a wide number of digital image suites on the...

  • Adobe updates Lightroom to version 1.1
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    Adobe updates Lightroom to version 1.1

    By 28 June 2007

    Adobe has announced a free update to its Lightroom application to version 1.1 for existing users. The new update adds functionality and support for Windows Vista, a flexible image management system for multi-computer workflows, improved noise reduction...

  • Serif PagePlus X2 - PC review
    Online 4.5 out of 5

    Serif PagePlus X2 - PC review

    By 12 June 2007

    If you want to use your PC for more than just the basic tasks, then you need a Desktop Publishing Package (DTP), which allows you to make a raft of things from simple posters through to brochures and even your own photo-albums. As one of the first packages...

  • Roxio Copy and Convert 3 - PC review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Roxio Copy and Convert 3 - PC review

    By 5 June 2007

    If you’ve shopped around for a media player recently you may have been overwhelmed by the variety of formats most of them need to support in order to gain a place in the market. Add to this proprietary formats, such as the PSP and iPod, and it becomes...

  • Corel Painter X  - PC review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Corel Painter X - PC review

    By 15 May 2007

    Ever looked at a painting and not too sure whether it’s been done using traditional paint and brush or been put together pixel by pixel on a screen? Then it’s most likely to have passed through something as powerful and feature rich as Corel’s Painter...

  • Focus Family Tree Genealogy Suite - PC review
    Online 3.5 out of 5

    Focus Family Tree Genealogy Suite - PC review

    By 1 May 2007

    There has been something of a boom in history studies of late with a slue of popularist TVs leading the way. This has resulted in the growing popularity of software that helps you trace your ancestors. Family Tree is one of the most affordable packages...

  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom  - Mac review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Adobe Photoshop Lightroom - Mac review

    By 18 April 2007

    With the advent of digital photography, every photographer has a burgeoning library of images. Trouble is, if you don't catalogue them, trying to find that image, be it at important shoot or your daughters first steps is like trying to find a needle in...

  • Adobe Creative Suite 3 shipping
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    Adobe Creative Suite 3 shipping

    By 16 April 2007

    Adobe has announced that it has started shipping its Creative Suite 3 package in the UK. From today creatives around the country will be able to buy the company's Creative Suite 3 Design Premium and Standard editions and Adobe Creative Suite 3 Web Premium...

  • Kodak ASF Photoshop Plugins review
    Online 3.5 out of 5

    Kodak ASF Photoshop Plugins review

    By 31 March 2007

    Kodak are a name to be trusted - always have been and hopefully always will be. Having fully embraced the digital revolution some years ago, the boys at Eastman have since acquired ASF - a specialist in digital photographic correction applications. These...

  • DxO Optics Pro v4.2 - Mac review
    Online 4.5 out of 5

    DxO Optics Pro v4.2 - Mac review

    By 28 March 2007

    If you take digital pictures chances are you've been in that position where the shot looks great on the digital camera, but then you've loaded it into the computer and it looks appalling. Unless you are the perfect photographer most shots could do with...

  • Adobe announce six different Creative Suite 3 combinations
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    Adobe announce six different Creative Suite 3 combinations

    By 27 March 2007

    Adobe today announced the Adobe Creative Suite 3 product line joining Macromedia and Adobe's products in one complete package. To suit all markets, there are six configurations of Adobe Creative Suite 3. These include, Adobe Creative Suite 3 Design Premium...

  • Adobe Creative Suite 3 Design Premium - Mac review
    Online 4.5 out of 5

    Adobe Creative Suite 3 Design Premium - Mac review

    By 27 March 2007

    Adobe's numbers are down on the back of a delayed release, but finally the company's application collection Creative Suite 3 is here. So should design heads be reaching for the wallet? We take a closer look. Broken down into two skus the Design package...