The image editor “Ashampoo Photo Commander” covers all central functions for managing and optimizing photos. After a few clicks, photo calendars, greeting cards, collages, panorama pictures, photo albums for the internet or slideshows are made. The free full version, which is exclusively available here in Full Free Software Download, features automatic tools that allow you to optimize color and contrast, specifically repair spots and scratches, free up objects and recordings with numerous effects such as “tilt-shift” or “color accent “Spice it up. The “Ashampoo Photo Commander” reads all important formats from RAW to WebP and Adobe-XMP to Photoshop PSD as well as the 3D formats MPO and JPS. In addition, you can import data directly from your camera, scanner or Dropbox, OneDrive and Google Drive via the import interface.
Rate Geo-tagging and Photos
In the obligatory thumbnail overview of selected folders (thumbnail view), you quickly tracked down the pictures you were looking for with the “Ashampoo Photo Commander”. Individual tags, star ratings and filtering via date, file name and editable IPTC or EXIF information help. Since professional cameras, as well as smartphones, store the location of a photo, you can also filter your images using this information, for example by city and house number. GPS information from JPEG or RAW files can be converted into specific locations with the click of a mouse. Likewise, the positions of your recordings can be searched via Google Maps, Bing Maps, and OpenStreetMap. The “Photo Commander” also allows you to catch up with geotagging manually in batch mode.
Optimize Pictures with Ashampoo Photo Commander
The main task of the editor of “Ashampoo Photo Commander” is the simple but effective editing of your image stock. Optionally, you can use automatic tools for color and contrast adjustment, red-eye removal, and reducing compression artifacts and noise. Or you access manual optimization functions. You can straighten, rotate, trim photos, and combine with mirror effects, clone areas, or change perspective.
Free Objects and Persons
With a little practice, the Ashampoo Photo Commander also exposes people or objects by defining an outer or inner region. For example, you can exchange a background. Use the repair brush to remove scratches or stains on photos. Furthermore, your snapshots can be spiced up with filters such as sharpening, sepia, lights, miniature or oil paintings. Or you can integrate text and graphics objects such as arrows, lines, smileys and speech bubbles, or integrate more photos. In addition to editing a complete image, numerous tools and filters are also available for selective editing.
Use Professional Effects Like Tilt Shift
In addition to classic functions, “Ashampoo Photo Commander” also offers the popular “tilt-shift” effect. This makes objects look a bit shallow or blurred like “miniatures”. No less professional is the “Color Accent” tool that turns a photo into a monochrome image except for selected color space.
Before and After Comparison Thanks to Dual View Option
A good impression of the changes made to the dual-view view of the “Ashampoo Photo Commander”, the original and the working copy displays directly next to each other. Standard workflows, such as image resizing, auto-correcting, or format conversions, can be easily applied to multiple photos in one step using batch processing.
Create a Slideshow with MP3 Sounds and Burn to CD
So that you can present your most beautiful shots perfectly, the “Ashampoo Photo Commander” offers a wide range of possibilities in addition to obligatory contact prints and various print layouts. For example, you can generate a slide show accompanied by MP3, WAV or OGG sounds, which you can enjoy on your PC or burn directly to CD or DVD. The automatic “zoom effects” (Ken Burns effect) and transitions are very professional. Use two or more monitors, control your slideshow on one screen and present your pictures on the other. You can easily design visually appealing HTML photo albums for your homepage.
Calendar, Photo Album or Greeting Cards Design
Further options of the “Ashampoo Photo Commander” are photo collages, panorama pictures, calendars, and greeting cards. Choose from a variety of templates for a variety of occasions from birthday to Christmas. Also, 3D effects, as well as individual labeling and painting, are possible. Noteworthy is the function “photo mix”. Here you merge any number of shots creatively with each other. If you would like to post your favorite pictures and video clips online, post them on Facebook and Twitter or save them in the free Ashampoo web space. Other useful functions such as the creation of screenshots (screenshots), GIF animations, the export of photos as PDF and the sorting out of duplicate images complete the remarkable functionality of the “Ashampoo Photo Commander”.
Ashampoo Photo Commander 16 with More Features
If you would like to create slideshows in 4K resolution, scan several photos in one step or create PNG animations, you can use the paid “Ashampoo Photo Commander 16”. The trial version is available here.