Useful Programs and Tools
Just a thread to help with some useful tools all us "Creative Works" frequenters can use.
renames mutiple files with options galore for inserting numbers and strings, removing characters, shortening and lengthening titles. great for organizing many files.
The reduced files are saved in a different folder, so your original images are not altered at all. PIXresizer offers several different resizing methods to choose from and can automatically recognize image sizes to calculate the best fit. In addition, it can convert between image formats (JPEG, GIF, BMP, PNG and TIFF), rotate images, convert to grayscale and resize multiple images in batch mode. A great companion for webmasters and digital photographers.
ULead GIF Animator
Ulead GIF Animator 5.0 makes it easy to create fast-loading, high-impact Web animations. Version 5.0 cuts production time in half with simple drag-and-drop object-based editing, round-trip auto-updating from external image editors, and tweening features. Advanced optimization delivers the smallest possible file sizes, while output to video, EXE, and Flash formats makes it one of the most versatile animation tools available.
Real GIF Optimizer
Real GIF Optimizer is a powerful tool for easy optimization of GIF graphics for your Website.File size reductions of up to 50% or often much more are possible, which can considerably decrease web page download times, reduce server load, bandwidth charges and save disk space. Many of the files will be significantly smaller with no difference in quality.
ImageShack QuickShot integrates with Windows XP, 2000, or 2003 and allows you to take a screenshot and upload it to ImageShack with the press of a key!
WinRAR Corporate Edition 1.51
WinRAR is a powerful archive manager. It can backup your data and reduce size of email attachments, decompress RAR, ZIP and other files downloaded from Internet and create new archives in RAR and ZIP file format.
GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program)
GIMP is an acronym for GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed program for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring
CsuTiBea's Fonts (approx. count - 1590)
A huge fontpack courtesy of StopTazmo's very own CsuTiBea/Csuti. Thank her!
AMP Font Viewer 3.70
A very good way to preview many different large size fonts at a time. Courtesy to Volvogga
I'll try to get some screenshots of the programs, hope this is useful!