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7 February, 2018
Pic View is "a simple picture viewer and manipulator", from Alternate Tools, not to be confused with PicView, which is an iPhone app. Alternate Pic View performs basic photo editing functions with a few additional tools thrown in. It is Windows only and a portable version is available.
The Good - The interface is clean and easy to navigate. All of the image adjustments (color, brightness, contrast, etc.) work well, as do the image filters. It includes simple shape and text tools. It can batch convert images into 13 different formats, run a slideshow of a folder of images, and generate a QR code.
The Bad - This is a limited program. The image adjustments are basic. Very little can be done to customize the interface.
— — — — The Bottom Line — — — —
I find this program too limited for my workflow, so I can't recommend it. However, I found the QR Code Generator to be an interesting addition, which is available from Alternate Tools as a stand alone application.
Download the QR Code Generator HERE
Download Pic View HERE
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