Photo Scape : Guide to the ultimate multipurpose image editing tool

Photo Scape is an  ultimate image editing tool with several options to customize your images as per your taste and requirement. Though we had talked about lot of image editing tools in past but this stands out because of the number of options and strong integration with right click menu.

Here is the list of eye catching things you can do along with normal functions :

  • Create Animated GIF files.
  • Raw Conversion
  • Screen Capture
  • Create Page Collage
  • Combine and Split Images.

In the snapshot shown below you can have a look at the options available in Photo Scape.

Options in Photo Scape

Options in Photo Scape

Starting from the top,

Viewer – Simple Image viewer, with a set of options to choose different viewing modes, make rotations and Flips, set the image as wallpaper etc.

Photoscape Right click Integration

Photoscape Right click Integration

Editor – An option to edit your photos / Images in several ways, Presets to convert the photo into sepia, black and White etc., several beautiful frames, add objects, like text box, another photo etc. other options like red eye removal, crop etc. are available in this section. Some Frames here are really awesome, moreover the ability to add photo on another photo, gives some great results, making your photo look amazing.

Photoscape editor options

Photoscape editor options

Batch Editor – Batch (multiple files) in one go, multiple files from multiple locations can be added to Batch Edit them, the editing options are great, you can choose several attributes, and also watermark the images with other image and text.

How to batch edit images

How to batch edit images

Page – Create a new image file, using multiple photos, templates come ready made, simply add photos by drag and drop in the template to get a new collage (page).

Making a Page Collage

Making a Page Collage

Combine – Merge photos, vertically or horizontally with hand full of options to make them look exactly the way you want.

AniGif – Option to create animated GIF images using multiple photos or images, can also be used as slide show. Several options like increase or decrease time between each frame, transit effects, canvas size etc.

Create Animated Gif files

Create Animated Gif files

Splitter – split your photos in several small parts, this can be used for printing posters from large images, split the photos, take the prints of each part, and join them together on wall, to get a poster out of your favorite images.

Splitting images with Photoscape

Splitting images with Photoscape

Screen Capture – Allows you to take screen shots in different ways as shown below, once capturing is done, you can either copy them to the clipboard directly or open in editor tab of Photo Scape to edit them further.

Screen capturing with Photo Scape

Screen capturing with Photo Scape

Color Picker – Pick up the color from any region of your screen, simply click on the color picker icon, and without releasing the mouse button, take the mouse cursor to the color you want to choose, and later you can copy the RGB value of color to the clipboard.

Colour Picker utility in Photoscape

Colour Picker utility in Photoscape

Raw Converter – Convert the raw images shot from DSLRs like Adobe DNG, Canon RAW File, Fuji Raw File, Minolta, Panasonic , Pentax, Nokia etc to JPG format.

Raw Converter in Photoscape

Raw Converter in Photoscape

Rename – Rename multiple  photos in one go, choose the format for names of files, and hit the ‘Convert’ Button, it would have been better if the button would have been named as ‘Rename’.

Renaming files in Photoscape

Renaming files in Photoscape

The ‘EXIF’ button on Viewer, Editor, Batch Editor, and Combine Tabs – allows you to see almost every detail about the photo, including the camera model, focal length, flash etc.

Photo scape exif button

Photo scape exif button

So, these were the features of the Photo Scape, this 14MB download is totally worth, a nice application to serve the several image editing needs, works fine with all Windows, give it a try.Download Photo Scape


About Manav Mishra

here to write articles about things which are somehow related to computers, internet (and at times, may be, to blogging as well). He wants to make an Identity for himself, he loves, testing new softwares and services which can really help to improve the productivity of individual.

2 comments

  1. thank you for your great write up on photoscape. i am using it now. having trouble when adding text. i wish to create a colored background for the text i add. obviously there is a ‘background’ selection button that enables black/grey/white/green as you click it. i can select bkgrnd , but upon ‘OK’ing the text/textbox, the background never shows up in any color. any suggestions?

  2. Useful information. Most of them having photo scape But don’t know How to use. This Hepl them a lot to know about this.

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