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App to Square fit photos and share with Metadata

After a lot of google searches, I'm posting my ask here. Hopefully, someone can respond. I'm looking for an app to square fit the images and share with different apps containing the metadata/EXIF. ...
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windows 10 compatible free picture editor with snap-to-grid option

I'm designing tiled platformer games level maps. I know there are Tile editors around, but I'm used to create levels from images of levels, copying bits and blocks to create new rooms & zones (...
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Utility to anti-crop an image

I have a photograph which is not wide enough for the banner space I'm trying to fill. If I crop the top and bottom, the photograph loses its meaning. The background is a simple lake scene so I think ...
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App to add margins to a picture

There's plenty of apps that can crop a picture. But I want to make the inverse : add margins to a picture. Do you know an App that can do that ? Preferentially with the choice of the color of margins ...
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Online vector-based image editor, that doesn't use Flash

I'm looking for a free web based image editor, that doesn't use flash, an alternative to pixlr. It shouldn't require Java runtime to work either. It should support layers, inserting multiple images ...
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Free Software or Online Site to Create Text Pictures / Images (A blank, can be colored, background and text in the middle); Text to Image

This seems to be very simple, yet I can't find what I am looking for. I have found some sites, which I'll mention later, but they have limitations. I simply want to define a size for an image — a ...
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Finding y-position of object in video

I have a video file (.mp4) and I would like to find a certain y-position of a location in the video, for example for the first frame (actually which frame does not matter because the positions stays ...
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Free open source paint program for Windows

I need a program to: Paste a screenshot taken with the Print Screen key Crop the picture Draw a bit with the mouse, maybe add some text Works on Windows 7 and all later versions Further requirements:...
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Program that can resize images to fit a defined maximum size

I'm looking for a program on Windows that can resize images, preferably in bulk, to fit a certain maximum size. The images are in PNG format and are usually of a larger size than the limit of 3MB, so ...
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Free tool for removing noise green background from a portrait foto

I took a photo that I really like and would like to use for my CV (my current avatar). Unfortunately, it has a green nature background that could be perceived as unprofessional. Which free tool that ...
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Software to combine multiple similar photos and choose the best parts from each

Windows Live Gallery had a great Photo Fuse feature that allowed you to select multiple similar photos and be able to select which faces from each photo would be used in the final composite image. ...
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Background removal software with Red, Green selection algorithms

I have found some web based background removal software that seem to use a cool algorithm. These web apps have a green brush and red brush. If you paint something with a green brush the selection ...
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Lossless JPEG crop GUI for Linux

I need a tool to crop pictures: Allows me to select a zone (graphical user interface). Crops JPEG files with any loss of quality. This means that it only allows me to select a zone at particular ...
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Keyboard driven image editor

Let's start by clarifying why I use image editors like gimp2.6. I'm not an artist. I'm an editor. I get images, I edit them. The most important thing for me is pixel accuracy. Like getting a ...
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A standalone SVG editor?

I am seeking recommendations of a program that allows creation, editing and saving of files in .svg format allows standard editing including drawing lines and shapes filling areas with color ...
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Software for making lighting notes on a script

I am the lighting operator for a small theatre production. Right now what I do is write lighting notes (when to switch what on/off and what intensity) on a printed copy of the script. When the ...
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Panorama Stitcher for Linux

I'm looking for an easy to use panorama stitcher for Linux that doesn't have too many dependencies. I've tried Hugin, but it failed me: often didn't even match the images – and even if I added a ...
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Remove marks in pen from a scanned copy of a book

I have a scanned copy of a book many lines in which are underlined with a pen, there are notes in the margins also. I need a program to remove these marks or to extract the text without the loss of ...
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simplest possible linux graphical design/image processing program

All I want to do is create simple rectangular images, choose the size, select rectangular areas, fill them with colors designated as #nnnnnn, center some text, choosing the font, and color similarly, ...
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Add a “banner” to top and bottom of many photos

I'm looking for a really simple (easy to use) piece of free software that can batch edit a large number of photos. I have a bunch of photos from my youth sports team, and I just want to add a "...
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HTML5 2D game engine for app similar to image editor

I have an idea for an application/game with similar features as an image editor. I deal with graphics, and my programming skills are very poor, close to none. I hope it can be done relatively easily ...
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Bulk Cropping Images Manually

I'm looking for a program: That is gratis and open-source That runs on Linux (and preferably also on Windows) Where I can open a directory of images (JPG or PNG) Where I can select the part to be ...
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How can I edit a Tumblr .gif on my Android phone?

Any tools to do this? I want to crop out part of a .gif and save the new edited version in .gif format. When I edit using regular editing tools, the .gif turns into a regular photograph.
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Manually but effectivly blur or pixelate area / object from hunderts of similar photos

I am looking for a software to similar areas of lots of similar 360 photos. So EXIF information should be preserved. I am having something in mind where I select the area to be blurred, switch ...
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Software for bulk image editing

I am looking for a free software (preferably open-source) for Windows, which is able to take a folder full of images as an input and edit those in bulk. Features should be for example things like ...
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Free photo editor for Windows

I'm looking for a free (not necessarily open source) program for editing JPG photos locally. Requirements: a built-in file explorer for quick switching between photos, so I don't need to close and ...
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Photoshop alternatives for Mac? [closed]

I'm looking for a program with basic capabilities similar to Photoshop but without the hefty Adobe price-tag. It needs to run on OSX. By basic capabilities, I mean things like: multi-layer image ...
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Screenshot with step by step click path

I has saw a screenshot with clicks path (step-by-step). I would like know which software (open-source or free) it´s recomended to do this. My system operation is Windows. Example. I clicked 2 x 3 = ...
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Linux image viewer to create and manage collections (lists of images)

I am looking for a simple image viewer available for Linux Mint with the following features: Browsing folders with images Selecting and adding images to collections Removing images from collections ...
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Powerful image editor, similar to GIMP

Does anybody know of a image editor for Android that meets the following requirements? It must: Run without internet access Not be a repackaging of GIMP for Android, for one important reason: those ...
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Which software to light pen text on an image ?

Which software (Windows&Linux) can I use to (yellow) "light pen" text in an image? Like below:
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Free, lightweight image editor with easy to use text tool

Especially important is the text tool. The text tool should be rather similar to Visio's text tool, but less than Paint.NET's or GIMP's. That means, text should be easily editable without having to ...
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Software to add border to photos in bulk

I'm looking for a way to add a 3 pixel black border to every file in a folder. File type is .jpg. My OS's are Ubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu 15.10, and Windows 7.
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Android app for joining several photographs into a larger flat image

I want to take some large photographs of objects on the floor by taking several images and stitching them together. I've tried out some panorama apps, but while they automatically stitch the images ...
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What is the software to enlarge the display of an image file?

I received an image from a person , and the lettering in the image is small although these letterings are really important for me. So I want to know if software exists to enlarge the display of the ...
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Touch-optimized paint program

We're on vacation and it's raining :-( My kids want to paint some pictures, but unfortunately, we didn't bring pencils with us. My laptop has multitouch and we started using Paint.NET, which works ...
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Free, open source C# image resize and optimize library

I want a C# library for that is open source and free. I want this library do optimization or thumbnail creation based on real algorithms that are standard. If it support range of famous extension ...
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Image viewer for Windows able to upload to imgur

I'm looking for a free graphics viewer for Windows 7. I am currently using Xnview. I'd like new graphics viewer to be able to: resize, crop and do other simple image editing upload images to imgur or ...
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Program to quicly remove specks from images

I need a program to quicly remove speckes (dust) from images (manually). At the moment I use XnView: I open an image (standard ones: jpg,tiff, and png), select a speck and press the delete button. To ...
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Editing image files with many icons packed into single file

There are some games where instead of putting each separate icon into its own file, many icons of the same size are collected together in a single file by tiling them together into a single huge image;...
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Is there a program similar to Adobe Capture for Linux?

I love the shape capturing feature in the Adobe Capture mobile app. I use it all the time to convert images and drawings into clip art. On my computer, I use GIMP and there is no official way to get ...
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Star trail software

My friend is able to take long exposure photos of stars, but these photos need to be combined into 1 photo to create an image of star trails. What software can do this? She does not have Photoshop, ...
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Android image editor which visually and functionally integrates with Google Camera app

I'm looking for a free, preferably open source Android image editor which supports basic functions such as cropping, resizing and rotating. I use an AOSP device with a Google Camera app so I would ...
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YouTube thumbnail creator tool

I have Photoshop and Gimp, but the main problem is, when I would like to publish a video I need to make a good thumbnail for I can raise awareness. I know the perfect thumbnail size is 1270x720, but ...
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Tool for advanced dds image editing

The dds file format is a raster picture format like png or bmp. There are several free editors for that format, but the one I’m looking for should feature brightness and contrast editing for the ...
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Software that can help reduce yellow color from camera pictures of a book?

This is what I mean by yellow color: The lamp bulb I look doesn't look very yellow. Let's assume that I cannot change the lamp color. The lamp must be the origin of the yellowness though. I use a ...
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Inkscape Alternative for Programmatic Manipulation of SVG Using PHP

EDIT: I originally stated that I was unable to manipulate Inkscape SVGs with JavaScript; this was an error on my part, owing to my failure (in my joy over discovering this site) to revisit the project ...
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Software for in-place editing of the PNG image in Microsoft Word

What is a good software for in-place editing of the PNG image in Microsoft Word? Need to remove text lines in 50 figures in my CS thesis. Can't do it with Photoshop without cutting it from Word ...
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iOS app to resize / scale images

I'm looking for a simple, well-regarded app that can resize / scale photos I take. There are a few already on the App Store, but they have poor ratings (less than 4 out of 5 stars), or fallen out of ...
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Windows software to automatically trim edges of photographs of documents

Can anyone recommend gratis Windows software to automatically trim the edges of photographs of documents? Must have an option to adjust for perspective. The program does not need to take the actual ...