How to remove endless loops from a GIF

If you want to remove endless looping behavior from GIFs then read on. I recently had to insert several dozen videos into a PowerPoint presentation, and despite having written an article on how to package embedded videos in PowerPoint as a single file, I decided that the best way to do it would be to


Five of the absolute best free image compression tools

Have you ever wanted to reduce the size of an image file without losing any of the sharpness, clarity or detail? There are a great many tools available for this process, known as image compression and it can be a real trial to sort through them and find the ones that not only cost nothing


ImageMagick: a simple, scriptable tool to convert, edit and compose Images

There lots of software for customizing image files, but most of them are not simple and user-friendly. So if you’re looking for a simple and free customizing tool for images, check this one out. ImageMagick is a can convert, edit, and even help you create image files, and supports tons of image formats including jpeg,


Paint and draw with your mouse or on your tablet with Freehand Painter for Windows

Being visual, and having some skill and talent, I have always been on the watch for good art programs. Among the ones I have enjoyed the most recently is a program called Freehand Painter, a free art program that lets you draw and paint vector based graphics. It is best used with a tablet or

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Draw and paint on your Android with Infinite Painter – an app designed to emulate ‘real’ mediums

Did you ever think that it would be a good idea to create little drawings or paintings on your cell phone? Neither did I; that is, until I started playing around with Infinite Painter, a free (ad supported) painting app for Android, who which does an excellent job in simulating a wide range of mediums


Get a free alternative to Photoshop or Paintshop with GimPhoto

GimPhoto is a free program that allows you to manipulate and edit your image files in many of the same ways as the retail programs like Photoshop. GimPhoto is designed to approximate Photoshop in many ways; it’s interface design, menu layout, and it’s use of best plugins and resources. If you’re looking for a free


Twenty one interesting FREE image viewers that you’ve (probably) never heard of

This post will present 21 image viewers that you have likely never heard about, which run the gamut from full-fledged image organizers to small and simple viewers with a light footprint that you might want to use in addition to your default image viewer. The purpose of this post is to showcase alternatives to the


Crop unwanted elements out of images automagically with Seam Carving GUI

You may heave heard of ‘Seam Carving’, also called ‘content aware’ or ‘liquid’ resizing, a technology that can reduce, extend, and even crop elements out of images while keeping it visually plausible and/or cohesive to the human eye (more info here). Seam Carving GUI is a free program that can perform content aware resizing on


Edit, enhance, and improve your images using PicsArt Photo Studio for Android

PicsArt Photo is free application for Android that allows you to edit, enhance, and add special effects to your photos. Since it runs on your phone, you can manipulate your photos right after taking them, or you can upload them from your computer to the phone. With a small memory footprint, external storage options, as


View and Manage your comics and digital images with GonVisor

GonVisor is a free program that will help you to not only organize and manage your electronic format comics, mangas, magazines and books, but also print, read or modify them as well. All this is done is a very clean interface that has tons of options and features. Supports CBR, CBZ, CBA comics folders as


Repair ‘converging line’ perspectives in photographs with ShiftN

Do you have a lot of photographs of buildings or landscapes? If so, read on, because this program can potentially make these a lot prettier and more intuitively appealing with the click of a single button. Converging lines in photographs, especially architectural photographs or those of vertical structures, are a common fault caused by an

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Create photo collages, wallpaper images, posters, etc. with Fotowall

Fotowall is a free, open source tool for combining images and text, and creating photo collages of many images from multiple sources. It is a photo manipulation tool that, to it’s credit, feels less like a photo editor and more like a toy. The Fotowall experience: in Fotowall, all images as draggable, clickable objects. You