Photoscape is a free and lightweight image editing software. You can use it as an alternative to Adobe Photoshop, Ulead PhotoImpact, Corel PaintShop Photo Pro or GIMP( The GNU Image Manipulation Program ).
- Built-in image viewer, which can be used to replace Picasa, FastStone and ACDsee.
- Image editor.
- Paint with brush.
- Clone stamp.
- Red eye correction.
- Mole removal.
- Apply the mosaic effect to specific area of the photo.
- Crop the image to specified area, crop to round image.
- Add tens kinds of icons( cartoon, face, makeup, heart, office, pencil, real picture, stamp, effect, sign, number, illust, Christmas, logo, travel ) to the image.
- Add text, speech balloon, rich text, symbol, line, box, rounded box, circle, polygon, star to the image.
- Apply filter to the image: film effect, vignetting, antique photo, region, linear gradient, graduated tint, fake tilt-shift, lens flare, blur, texture, noise, jitter, crystallize, edge, embossing, cellophane, newsprint, pictorialization, distorts, glasstile, make a box, reflection, smart blur, noise reduction, etc.
- Adjust the level, contrast, brightness, color, sharpen, bloom, backlight.
- Resize or rotate the image.
- Invert, negative, black and white, threshold, sepia, grayscale.
- Add dozens of predefined frames to the photo.
- Turn your photo into pencil, cartoon, oil painting, colored pencil, watercolor pencil, impressionistic, pastel, pen, water painting, color engraving, monochrome engraving with a single click.( “Home” tab – “Filter” button – “pictorialization” item )
- Built-in screen capture facility, which can capture full screen, active window or the selected region for you.
- Built-in color picker.
- Built-in image splitter which allows to split a big image to multiple smaller images.
- Built-in gif animator maker/creator, it allows you to create a gif animation file from multiple image files, you can change the interval time between each frame, change the effect( no effect, slide up, slide down, slide to the left/right, convert to black / white / background color ). You can use it as an alternative to Ulead GIF Animator, the latter one will cost you $49.95 to buy.
- Built-in image combiner, it allows to merge multiple photos into a single large one.
- Batch image editor.
- Convert raw formats( dng, crw, cr2, raf, dcr, k25, kdc, mrw, raw, rw2, pef, nef, orf, arw, sr2, srf, x3f, tif, tiff ) to jpg format.
- Plus many more.
Photoscape works on all Windows platforms including Windows 7, Windows XP, etc.