digital imaging tools
RIOT – added 3/9/2009
Saving images for web/email/other media with the best compression ratio and quality is a difficult task if you donâ€™t have the right tools. Choosing the right format then choosing the right parameters are the key factors of smaller files. Previewing the resulting image and the projected filesize will help the user choose the best settings. This is where RIOT comes in, it is an image optimization software, that can be used as a plugin for IrfanView.
Gradiator – added 2/8/2007
Gradiator is a simple tool to generate randomly dithered gradients. Dithered gradients are color slides (gradients) where the pixels are slightly scattered around to effectively remove color banding.
3D Box Shot Maker – added 12/7/2006
3D Box Shot Maker is an easy and free tool to virtually desgin quality box shot as your software box cover. An impressive box shot will make your software outstanding, and easily defeat your competitors at the start.
U.R.Celeb – added 10/17/2006
U.R.Celeb is a small graphics software that can design your own magazine cover in a few steps. It comes with several stock magazine templates, and you can save your editable template of the magazine, or save your magazine as BMP or JPG format.
Arty Composer – added 10/11/2006
Arty Composer is used for creating PC desktop wallpapers. This program can be helpful for easy combining images. It has easy-to-use controls. You can change size, order, position or crop images quickly. Only one click and you would set wallpaper to the screen of your computer.
Polaroid Dust & Scratch Removal Software – added 9/21/2006
Polaroid Dust & Scratch Removal Software is a standalone Windows application or Adobe Photoshop plug-in filter application allowing you to selectively remove dust and scratches from a digital image. This software utility is an easy to use application that detects defects and cleans the image while retaining and preserving the original image integrity. Works on TIFF, JPEG, or BMP images.
Alternateâ€™s ASCII Artist – added 9/20/2006
Alternateâ€™s ASCII Artist is an ASCII Art Generator, an open-source program that can help you convert an image into a plain text file that resembles the image used to create it. It is capable of opening jpegs, gifs and png files in addition to the standard windows bitmap format.
BoxMaker Classic – added 9/15/2006
BoxMaker is a three dimensional virtual packaging design tool. It transforms your image artwork into a 3D box in real time using the OpenGL library supported by your PCâ€™s graphics hardware, allowing you to rapidly prototype your packaging designs. You can easily select the cover images, rotate, pan and zoom your box in real-time. 3D Box Shot can then write high quality bitmap images of your box which can be edited for inclusion on your web site or in promotional literature.