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Free Photo Editing – XnView – Simple to Use Photo Tool

xnview.jpgXnView is a free utility for viewing graphic files and the simple and easy conversion of those files. With XnView you can resize, crop, correct red eye, flip, rotate, and perform a wide variety of image adjustments, including brightness, contrast, and gamma. You can import more than 400 graphic file formats then convert them to other formats such as GIF, BMP, JPG, PNG, multi page TIFF.  As well, you can export more than 50 graphic file formats.


The Image viewer (Browser) is similar to Windows Explorer. You simply navigate the directory structure as desired and any image files found in a directory are displayed in miniature (Thumbnails). This lets you have an overview of the images available and at the same time letting you quickly view and select specific images.

As well as offering easy image viewing, XnView also offers more advanced features such as Web page creation, contact prints, multiple conversion (format and transformation), slide shows, screen capturing and twain support for scanners and digital cameras.

Here Are XnView’s Key Features:

 • Import over 400 graphic file formats

• Export over 50 graphic file formats

• Multipage TIFF, Animated GIF, Animated ICO support


• Resize

• Copy/Cut/Crop

• Adjust brightness, contrast…

• Modify number of colors

• Apply filters (blur, average, emboss …)

• Apply effects (lens, wave …)

• Full screen mode

• Slide show

• Picture browser

• Batch convert

• Thumbnail create

• Screen capture

• Contact Sheet create

• Multi-page file create (TIFF, DCX, LDF)

• TWAIN support (Windows only)

• Print support (Windows only)

• Drag & Drop support (Windows only)

• 44 languages support (Windows only)

Download at:  Author’s Site

For additional free graphic tools, please see my article elsewhere in this Blog at:

The 6 Best Free Video & Graphics Apps.


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