FotoSketcher – The Best Photo To Art Freeware Program

February 8, 2017

FotoSketcher is free software program that features over 20 different styles; available from pencil sketches to watercolor or oil paintings, pen & ink drawings and cartoons. Turn photos to paintings (landscapes, architecture, portraits, etc.) automatically!  FotoSketcher is available as a full install or portable app.

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Take the Hop, Skip and Jump To Canva (Best Online Graphic Design Editor)

June 9, 2015

Gizmo’s Freeware get’s full credit for the post on Canva — Easily Create Posters, Business Cards, Collages Etc For Free … It is a finds like this that keep me excited about computers and technology. I can see me using Canva for my blog posts.

Canva (www.canva.com) is a rather clever web-based graphic design system that makes it really easy to create flyers, posters, album covers, infographics, invitations, business cards, book covers and just about any other design you want. — source: Gizmo’s Freeware

Canva is probably the best online (cloud based) graphic design application that I have experienced thus far. Below is my first creation, that I completed in less than 3 minutes, with Canva. Don’t take my word for it; take the hop, skip and jump to Canva by following the links above.

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Add Pixlr Online Photo Editor to Your Google Drive

May 22, 2012

With the inception of Google Drive (Google’s new cloud storage and collaboration service), there are quite a few apps that you can set up that will work hand-in-hand with Google Drive.  One of my favorites is Pixlr.

Pixlr is an online photo editor that gives you the ability to work with photos (and graphics) inside your web browser (no software install is required). If you are already subscribed to Google Drive, you can add Pixlr from the Chrome Web Store. After you have this completed, you will be able to open images from Google Drive right into Pixlr.

An easy way to add apps (such as Pixlr) to Google Drive is to open up your Google Drive, click on the “Create” button, then click on “More”, then click on “Get More Apps”.  When you click on “Get More Apps”, you will be redirected to the Chrome Store where there is a wide (and growing) selection of Google Drive compatible apps.

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Hands Down This Is the Best Screen Capture App Out There

November 11, 2011

Folks, I do a lot of graphic editing and desktop publishing on the amateur level and I would be lost if I did not have a good graphic editor and screen capture application. My “go to” software for screen captures and graphic editing,  is no other than PicPick Tools. If you do not have PicPick Tools on your computer, then you are missing out on a real jewel of a computer program that is super easy to figure out, is FREE for home use, AND is portable. Don’t let the simplicity of this application fool you. It can do everything you need it do to get that graphic editing job done.

PicPick Tools

I have written about PicPick Tools before, but it is one of those apps that just continues to improve and one of those apps (that in my opinion) should be in the Freeware Hall of Fame.

So what is all my rave about:

PicPick is user friendly and full of features for creating your image, suitable for software developers, graphic designers and home user.

Screen Capture

  • Auto-scroll, dual monitors and sound effect are supported
  • Various output to File, Printer, Office programs, External program
  • Sharing to FTP, Web, E-mail, Facebook and Twitter are supported as well
  • Full Screen
  • Active Window
  • Window Control
  • Scrolling Window
  • Region, Fixed Region
  • FreeHand
  • Repeat Last Capture

Image Editor

  • Intuitive User Interface
  • Windows 7 Ribbon style
  • Standard drawing, shapes, arrows, lines, text, and etc.
  • Blur, sharpen, hue, contrast, brightness, pixelate, rotate, flip, frame effect and etc.

Color Picker and Color Palette

  • various color code type (RGB, HTML, C++, Delphi)
  • Photoshop style RGB/HSV conversion is supported.
  • Pick and Save your favorite color!

Screen Pixel Ruler

  • horizontal and vertical orientation
  • various units (Pixels, Inches, Centimeters)
  • DPI setting (72, 96, 120, 300)
  • colorful gradient skins
  • You don’t have to install any other screen ruler softwares.

Screen Magnifier

  • Zoom 2x to 10x option
  • Stay on top, smooth display, and sizeable window

Screen Protractor

  • Have you seen any screen protractor functions?

Screen Crosshair

  • For aligning objects in graphics or design applications
  • For calculating relative coordinates on screen

Whiteboard

  • For giving a presentation or just drawing something on screen

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Get Funky with Your Photos

September 3, 2011

befunky How would you like to visually express yourself in a different way? If so, you need to visit befunky. The befunky web site integrates art and technology by taking digital media (i.e your digital pictures) and artistically converting it to a work of art without the need of any technical knowledge. As a matter of fact, if you are looking for a basic online graphic and photo editior, befunky may be all that you will need.

For example, taking a photo of our 21 year old cat and uploading it to to befunky, I was easily able to create the following output using the “Cartoonizer” component of befunky.

Features:

Some of the features require subscription to the premium account; however, I found that the components offered in the free account will most likely be sufficient in creating great image outputs.

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Best Full Featured All-In-One Screen Capture Program

September 16, 2010

I have said it before and will say it again. If there is a software package out there that is FREE, that continues to evolve and is of great quality; it will be worthy of mention here at What’s On My PC, over and over. I call software apps of this calibre, Hall of Fame software.

Today I bring you a small screen capture application, called PicPick, that definitely falls into that Hall of Fame category and is in a class of its’ own. Since my last review of PicPick, this application has come a long ways’.

PicPick

A screen capture application is a software app that allows you take a snapshot of what’s on your computer screen, whether it is the whole screen or just a portion of it, and save it as a graphic file.  The good about this is, once you have the captured screen in a graphic file format, you can then insert it into documents or simply save the captured file to disk. If you are a graphic designer, software developer, a blogger, a desktop publisher, a Powerpoint user or someone at home who simply needs something that will allow you to grab clips on the internet, then PicPick, I highly recommend.

Now that you have a general idea of what a screen capture application, what is so great about PicPick?  It is simply this, PicPick is easy to use well thought out application; AND for a small program application that you can also carry around on your flash drive, it is loaded with additional features.

After PicPick is installed and launched you will see the PicPick icon in the system tray (bottom right corner of your screen on the taskbar). Simply click on that icon and you will be presented with a popup menu that is self explanatory. If you notice the screenshot below, I want you to look at the other tools that are included such as a color picker, color palette, magnifier, pixel ruler, protractor, cross hair, whiteboard and image editor. All of these tools are mini apps in themselves that compliment the task of screen capturing.

PicPick

The image editor is what has most impressed me and has greatly improved since the last review. For example, for the screenshot above, I selected “fixed region”, to capture a fixed area on the screen and once I made the capture, the capture automatically opened in the “Image Editor”; very nice. I was then able to manipulate the image in the editor any way I liked. There are numerous enhancement options in the editor that are just plain awesome.

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Screenshot

Well, you heard me rave about this app and the only thing I can tell you is to download it and play with it. Very, very nice (FREE) software app that is well worth installing on your PC. Kudos to the developer of PicPick.  PicPick is FREE for personal use [ click here ] .

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