All-in-One Graphics Viewer, Player, File Manager, Explorer, Batch Image Processor, Editor, Converter, Album + Organizer, Batch Unzipper, Multimedia Slide Show Editor, Duplicate Finder, Web Page Generator + HTML Cataloger
Version: 8.9Ai Picture Explorer (AiPICX) enhances, manages and organizes photos -- plays multimedia too. Are your digital photos too bright / dark, over / under-exposed?
Operating System: Windows
Advanced batch image processing and conversion procedures empower the digital photo enthusiast with the tools to correct any image with features found only in expensive commercial apps; these include variable equalization and remapping, unsharp mask, histogram analyses, masked bitmap operations, contrast restoration ... Has you picture collection grown and become unmanageable?
Quickly thumbnail entire drives (or offline CD / DVD volumes) and organize images by visual content (or date, size, keyword) with its Slide Album; proprietary image analysis can even quantify and rank picture quality. Create thumbnailed HTML catalogs w/ contact sheets, comments, 3D buttons -- or simple Web Pages for Dummies.
Integrated batch rename, rename by date, move / delete functions seamlessly coordinate with its Explorer and helps collectors review organize and delete massive picture collections. Included Batch UnZipper extracts multiple ZIPs unattended too.
You can also create impressive slideshows (or presentations) with choice of 173 cool effects, variable delays, windows-in-windows, gamma, background color, rotation, comments and other properties, per slide.
Format support includes PNG, PhotoCD, Photoshop, FPX, GIF, BMP, PCX, TGA, WMF, DCX, Multi-page TIF (w/ anti-aliasing for easy reading), MP3, WAV, AVI, MPEG, FLAC, MIDI, CD audio, OGG, WMV, WMA, APE ... Its speedy viewer is unmatched; includes gamma, widescreen, zooming, fit-to-window options. JPEG Wizard creates tiny, high-quality files.
Aside from standard cut and paste functions, its grid and viewport makes collage creation a breeze.
Common imaging tools include red eye removal, JPEG Comments and EXIF camera data, TWAIN, instant wallpaper, variably-sized and positioned prints, smooth resizing, rotate-by-degree, borders, variable image text, auto color correction ... and more!
Version 8.9: Retooled multi-core thumbnailing; new image processing features ... more.
Version 126.96.36.19905: Tweaked tree and listview routines for USB drives; optimized default settings ... more!
Version 188.8.131.5201: Faster JPEG series decode; faster screen updates; variable Listview fonts; asymmetric tiling ... more!
Version 184.108.40.20600: FREEWARE! (free for personal, non-business use); misc. interface tweaks.
Version 220.127.116.1199: Fast BMP option; internal code optimization; interface tweaks.
Version 18.104.22.16893: Enhanced resampled views and renaming functions; misc interface tweaks.
Version 22.214.171.12492: Custom WYSIWYG aspect ratios
Version 126.96.36.19990: Enhanced rotate dialog; improved validation/sorting of bookmarked items; double-clicking Viewer activates Explorer; slideshows now use enhanced gamma curves with flash fill.
Version 188.8.131.5289: Enhanced dialogs, JPEG scaling, Recent folders, New Folder in Copy/Move dialog, Jump to slide, Batch UnZipper window restore ... more.
Version 184.108.40.20688: Solutions-oriented interface designed for newbies; AVL Remote Control; DVD/CD slideshow mastering; Comparisons Window; new imaging functions and lab commands; Improved JPEG support, embedded JPEG thumbnails ... more!