It helps you perfect your pictures in a short time with endless features in an attractive interface. It is a great image organizer, image viewer and image editor and was launched by ACD Systems in 2012. ACDSee Photo Studio Ultimate is a high quality complex tool for both professional and amateur users with a lot of features available in the package.
ACDSee is the digital image management software that can manipulate multiple images at the same time. It is a highly creative tool and helps photographers having better control over their workflow. It lets you easily access your pictures with a clear interface. In separate panels you can preview images, folders and metadata. It lets you use more than 50 attractive filters in your images to make them look ethereal. Blur effect, noise reduction, advance brush tools and decent colors and gradients are its most significant features.
Its Quick Start Guide lets you set up preferences for the categories of catalog files, display theme and backup reminder.
- view tutorial and read instruction about various useful functions.
- also manage workspaces, import images from memory or disk, export or edit batches, create albums or disks, configure slideshows.
- share images to social networking sites, configure external editors and can see the various properties and characteristics of your images.
- sort images through folders, catalogs, collections and calendars.
While viewing the images in ACDSee, you can rotate them, add to image basket, scroll, select, zoom, view in full screen, apply actions, adjust light and choose type of lens. The detailed information about the selected image is displayed on the screen to help you work easily. With image editing and development options, you can repair defects, add effects or text, add geometry tools and adjust exposure, lighting, color and detail of pictures. You can also adjust white balance, contrast and focus and can split and crop your images.
ACDSee software has two different licensed versions available: Pro version is for professionals whereas Ultimate version is suitable for amateur photographers. The Free version is also available for the users with lesser benefits. If you wish you can use trial software for both paid versions for up to 31 days. The Pro version is available for $99.99 while the original price for license of Ultimate version is $149.99 USD.
ACDSee is compatible with Microsoft Windows, Mountain Lion and Mac OS X operating systems. Its latest version 19.1 can run on Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 and 10. The major software requirements include Internet Explorer 9 or above, Microsoft DirectX 9.0C, GhostScript 8.0 and Windows Media Player 9.0. Your system must contain Intel Pentium III processor with 512 MB RAM, 310 MB free hard disk space, display adapter of 1024×768 high quality resolution and a CD/DVD burner.