Type of Program: Image Editor
Supported Platforms: Windows 95/98/Me/NT/XP
Company Name: Stoik Software
This is simply the best Image Editor I have had the pleasure to
use. Despite the complexity of the software its ease of use has given me the
best results I have ever attained on photo restoration.
An outstanding range of photo enhancement and retouching tools (28 enhancement
and 9 processing) are available to correct scratches, dust, noise, red eyes and
many other defects for REAL enhancements of your photos. Highly effective
retouching with unique brushes ( in fact with all filters/effects applied in
brush) add to the armory of tools at your disposal. Whilst these are easy to
use, and you see the results in virtually real time, Picture Man has animated
tutorials for the absolute "newbie" which run in auto mode and teach advanced
retouching techniques and tips-n-tricks of Picture Man tools and interface.
Other effects include Paint with effects/filter, even with third-party plugin
and you can keep multiple tools on the desktop which do not cancel each other
out when used. There is also OLE automation and infinite undo-redo, multi
layers, advanced painting and plugin support and lots, lots more.
To my mind this betters the "Big boys" on all fronts and is an absolute "must
Download the demo and be amazed.
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Reviewed by Simon Baillie