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 tool that can convert, edit, and even help you create image files, and supports tons of image formatsContinue reading “ImageMagick: a simple, scriptable tool to convert, edit and compose Images”

Wiki Loves Monuments launch event in Cape Town this Saturday

Wiki Loves Monuments (WLM) is a public competition where you can photograph the monuments that symbolise our cultural heritage (buildings, statues, shipwrecks, etc.) and share the photos with the world by uploading them to Wikimedia Commons: a database of freely usable media files to which anyone can contribute and which anyone can use. In 2012,Continue reading “Wiki Loves Monuments launch event in Cape Town this Saturday”

Faststone Image Viewer

Those of you that attended the Black & White meeting last night will have seen this application in action. Faststone Image Viewer is a free Windows application that is not only a viewer but provides fairly extensive editing features too. It’s perfect for playing around and experimenting with different processing ideas. While the old favouriteContinue reading “Faststone Image Viewer”