Description: XnView is "a heavyweight champion. Like Irfan, it's very versatile; it can read and display nearly 400 types of graphic files, and convert any of these to more than 50 formats. It displays images very quickly, and these may be viewed full screen, as slideshows or as thumbnails. It's quite capable at processing images, too; you can rotate, crop, resize, adjust brightness and color, apply filters or effects, create a web page and much more". To make it fully portable, see here.
This category has many excellent freeware options; make sure to check out IrfanView or FastStone Image Viewer below.
Description: If you just need a simple, basic editor than Lightbox is the top pick. It "has an attractive user interface that is straight forward, and offers intuitive slide-bar adjustments for your images. It also has split screen views to help you compare your images before and after the corrections have been made. It includes simple tools to correct red-eye, sharpen, crop, re-size, add borders, and print. The free version is a gem that you will want to check out". If you need more powerful features, check the alternatives below and the product review article.
Related Portable Apps
- Color Picker: Color Cop (v 5.3 only)
- Icon Editor and Replacer: Greenfish Editor Pro
- Photo Resizer: FastStone Photo Resizer
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