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Software for handling images and graphics, including creating, editing, converting, organizing, and printing.

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Free image upload, with direct links and no advertisement [closed]

I want to show a picture to people. But I can't send the picture itself because we communicate text-only. So I need to send a link to the picture hosted somewhere. I used to use ImageShack for this, ...
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Software to easily add an image to a PDF document

I frequently find myself receiving PDF documents (often badly scanned/faxed contracts) that require my signature. I want to be able to take these PDFs (again, scanned-as-image) and insert an image ...
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RSS Photoframe app for Android

I have an old, slow Android tablet which is of not much use for "interactive use". I'd like to hang it on the wall and use it as a web-enabled photoframe. There are sites, where users post new ...
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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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PDF to Image converter

I need a program/sdk/software to convert pdf file to images.I require the following features in that converter: Check if the pdf file is colored or BW. If the pdf file is BW, an option to convert the ...
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Is there an OS X app for reducing an image to a specific file size

I'm currently dealing with a few applications that impose a 2mb limit on import file/image size. Currently, the only way I have found to deal with this is to manually find all images that are above ...
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XMPP or LAN messenger where pasted images are directly shown to recipient

I'm looking for a XMPP or LAN messenger where users can paste images from the clipboard and the pasted images are directly shown in the chat window (or a separate window) to the recipient without the ...
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Software for creating artificial Google maps-like maps

I am willing to pay a bit, but don't want to pay professional costs for professional software - this is just idle fun. Apart from the ability to draw out the layout of roads and buildings, I'm ...
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Software to measure true distances on images on linux

Suppose you have an image of a real object which contains also a measuring stick (or another objekt of exactly known length). Now I am looking for a software where I can measure the real distances ...
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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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Download all pictures from a whole website

I'm talking about 1000 pictures, the format being something like (not the real site!) travelpics.com/page1-index.html then same thing and page2, 3, 100, etc. I am using Firefox and I have ...
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Reassemble images forwarded though Linux router?

In 2003-2004 I used a Linux app that reassembled images from HTTP traffic forwarded through a Linux router, displaying them live. Just a command line app that threw up an X window, showing the images ...
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Is there any extension for Chrome or Firefox to view local folder in thumbnail view?

It’s quite easy to open local picture files with Chrome or Firefox: Right click → Open with …. When I navigate from the address bar into the folder the image is in I get a page like Index of /Users/...
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Package for a self-hosted Imgur

I'm interested in a Docker or mail-in-a-box simple image hosting solution. People should be able to install it on an AWS host or the like, create a personal account, then drag and drop / upload images ...
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Software to help organize thousands of scanned documents (JPG/JPEG/PDF)

I am seeking recommendations for software to help organize thousands of scanned documents. Most are saved as JPG (JPEG) images, although some are saved as PDF files. It is okay if your ...
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Software that explains image file formats

I am trying to learn the internals of image file formats and I wonder whether there is an application that could explain a file byte by byte. I am thinking of something like Wireshark which actually ...
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Application for drawing diagrams freehand and exporting as images on Microsoft Surface with support for the Surface Pen

What I am looking for is an application with support for the Microsoft Surface Pen (Compatible with Surface 3 and Surface Pro 3) that has the ability to draw freeform or annotated diagrams without a "...
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Object color search engine: Find physical objects of a particular color

I market a product with color #2A4095, and want to give it a product name using the name of an object that has the same color. So, I want to find what objects (flowers, fruits, cloth, human objects) ...
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Software to generate geometric shapes

I am looking for a software for Windows such that able to make transformations (rotation, continuously changing one shape to another, etc) able to make 3D objects with good quality better you look ...
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Software for matching rectangular images in other images or PDFs

I'm looking for software that searches through multiple images or a PDF for an smaller image that I give it. The best example I can give is with this page from a stamp catalogue: I would give the ...
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Browser extension to add an icon to upload images from a predefined location in a post on Stack Exchange

I'm looking for a browser extension that can: add an icon and/or a shortcut to upload an image located in a predefined path in an answer or question on Stack Exchange For example, I have defined a ...
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Open source Firefox add-on to take screenshot of whole page

I want to take an image of a whole web page, including what is not shown currently on-screen (scrolling). Absolute requirements: MUST BE OPEN SOURCE (unlike in that other question), please provide a ...
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Software that can recognize the paragraph structure of a scanned handwritten text

I have a lot of handwritten lecture notes that I scanned and stored on my computer. I am looking for a software that can analyse a document and decompose it into smaller parts like paragraphs. A ...
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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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Compare two image files for identical data - excluding metadata?

I have lots of photos from the web I’d like to add GPS exif data to, but I rely on removing duplicates by using comparison tools like cmp, md5sum andduff. If I edit the exif data, then no tools I ...
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Software to add text to image

I am looking for a software that allows me to add text to a picture and to easily select and customize the text. It should have these requirements: Easy to add image from clipboard. I usually copy ...
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Self-hosted spherical (360-degree) image viewer?

I'm taking 360-degree pictures. I want to share them. I don't want people viewing them to install any apps / any software. Just mine webserver running ___ and me sharing a private link. I've found ...
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Java Open Source Imaging Library as a substitute to the JAI

I am currently looking for an open source alternative to the Java Advanced Imaging API. I need a plugin for the javax.imageio package, and I need the functionalities that would other be in the JAI. At ...
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How can I tell if I am downloading/saving duplicate images?

I am looking for a program for Windows that ideally works like Google Image Search however I want a program that scans a particular folder and compares all images in that folder that I choose or if I ...
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Software to download all images from an entire website

I'm looking for software that will recursively crawl a website to download all of the images from the entire website. (Not just from a single webpage.) To illustrate: If the site is www.example.com ...
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Indexed image gallery

I've got a repository of (aprox.) 1000 subfolders containing over 400K+ jpeg files. Many users were searching there by the files' metadata using Adobe Bridge, but it has grown over for Bridge to be ...
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Software for recognizing modified images?

Situation: Client sends a image to company (lets say we are talking about document). Problem: Need to check if this document (in most cases we are talking about photos of documents, taken by mobile ...
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PNG viewer that displays alpha channel as transparent

I'm looking for a PNG viewer for Windows that is transparent for the transparent parts of the picture - that is, we can then see the other windows below. It should be something like this: ...
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Open source software for medical image processing

Can anybody kindly suggest any open source software / application which is used by researchers / doctors / practitioners at hospitals / clinics to visualize patients information? One example is ...
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Which software to draw figures?

I'm searching a software for windows with which I can easily create figures. I'm currently writing a report in LaTeX. Of course I could do the figures in LaTeX (Tikz) but this is very time consuming. ...
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Software to download photos from camera for Kubuntu 14.04

I've just got myself a Canon Eos 300D camera that doesn't use 'mass storage device' when connected via USB so my Kubuntu 14.04 OS doesn't find it in a file manager. I only need something to move ...
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Free software to create wedding announcements

I have the job of designing an example announcement for my wedding. I have an ideas in mind, it should be very difficult. I need to know what types of programs, or even specifics open source/free ...
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Image comparison tool for Linux

Like this, but desktop instead of web-based. Maybe Qt-based for portability. As usual, open source is preferred. Expected usage: $ compare_images a.png b.png GUI window appears, like this: |---------...
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Browser extension to allow copy-and-paste picture insertion to a Stack Exchange question or answer

I'm looking for a browser extension (Google Chrome preferred) that can allow copy-and-paste picture insertion to a Stack Exchange question or answer, just like we can do in the Gmail compose box. I ...
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Android picture privacy filter (via Share intents)

Let's say I see a rare rhinoceros and take a smartphone picture to send it to Wikipedia via the Android Wikicommons app (which is accessible via "Share" on any picture). If I do this directly, the ...
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Creating a single large bitmap from OpenStreetMap

I need a high resolution image of a map from OpenStreetMap. The resolution has to be much higher than the one of my monitor, so I can't simply take a screenshot. A similar functionality already ...
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Software to sort non-photo image files from photos (if photo files lack from EXIF/metadata)

Trying to sort out my photos, which have all kinds of file types and not necessarily any useful camera metadata (like date taken or camera type, etc) that would help me to work out what was a photo ...
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Photo Downloader for Facebook/Instagram

I'm looking for software/web tools that can download all the photos on a web page, and particularly ones that work well with Facebook and Instagram (Twitter is a plus, too - if you can point me to ...
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Remove text from image

I am looking for a program that can remove from an image a given text. E.g. if given the image and the text Max it should return something like: where the text isn't visible anymore. It should ...
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SVG viewer for a quick browse through many SVG files

I have folders containing a large amount of SVG images. A quick look up is not an option when using software like Adobe Illustrator. What I am looking for is a tool for simply viewing the files.
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Right click to tweet image (not link)

I'm looking for an addon for Firefox that adding an option in the right click menu that helps you to tweet an image. The tweet should contain the image, not the link to it.
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Block all images in Firefox but see only those I want

I want to block all images in Firefox except a few I choose. I found the Image Block add-on, but if I use that I can't see where the images were. I prefer something like the Show Selected Images add-...
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Update images in documentation automatically

I'm looking for a tool/software to keep software documentation for a website project always up-to-date. Especially the images in the documentation, e.g. explaining user masks etc. gets out of sync ...
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Better picture->ASCII art converter, that takes character shapes into account

Typical picture to AA converter just treats all output characters as pixels, considering only it's overall boldness. I want Image -> Ascii Art converter that uses OCR technologies and choses ...
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Local image search?

Im a big fan of the Google Image Search to find similar images for an uploaded image. Today I would have loved a similar functionality for my local (Windows 10) hard disk: Start a local Windows ...

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