An all-in-one organizing solution for photos, music and videos
Spend more time enjoying photos, music and videos and less time finding them. Ulead® Photo Explorer 8.5 is the all-in-one solution for owners of digital cameras, camcorders, scanners or anyone who wants to make it easier to keep track of their media.
Organize & View:
Easily collect and add images, video or music clips into a central album for easier access and photo management. Photo Explorer opens your photos using a fullscreen viewer so that you can see photos in full detail.
Edit & Enhance:
Repair common photo problems automatically using Auto Level, Adjust, Color and Contrast. Trim video clips to remove unwanted segments from videos or commercials from recorded TV shows.
Print full-sized images, image thumbnails, greeting cards and calendars in various sizes and layouts. Create slideshows that include photos, video, music, narration, captions and transition effects, and share them by CD and DVD, email, the Web and more.
Easy Access to Your Media The Easy Access Window
Lets beginners easily use the key functions of Photo Explorer. It shows you how to quickly download your media files, how to edit and adjust photos and video, and how to share your media with family and friends.
The Enhanced Digital Camera Wizard
Provides a simple and instant way to download media from digital cameras or memory cards.
Scan Internet for Images
Enables you to easily download Web page images at one time and eliminates the tedious process of saving each image separately.
Organize & View Album Creation
Lets you easily collect and add images, video or music clips into a central album for easier access and photo managment.
Album Calendar View
The fastest way to find and view your photos. Click on a selected date in the calendar and see all the pictures or video that you took on that date.
EXIF 2.2 Support
Lets you view and modify the camera information embedded in your photos including date, time and shutter speed.
Opens your photos using a fullscreen viewer so that you can see your photos in full detail.
Allows you to tag your photos with a rating, which makes them easier to search and find.
Add descriptive text
The description can be used for printing, searching and Web page output.
Browse, organize and work with Zip files
Zip and unzip files without the need for a separate Zip program.
Edit & Enhance Auto-Fix Functions
Help users repair common photo problems automatically using Auto Level, Adjust, Color and Contrast. The auto commands can be applied to a single image or to multiple images at the same time with just one click.
Lossless JPEG technology
Allows you to rotate and save photos without any loss of quality.
Remove red eye effects
Give photos a more natural look.
Apply a variety of special effects
Charcoal, emboss, mosaic, noise, oil paint, pinch, ripple, tile, colored pen, watercolor, whirlpool, or wind for artistic flourishes.
Lets users apply adjustments to a group of selected images at the same time.
Trim video clips
Remove unwanted segments from videos or even commercials from recorded TV shows. Enhanced in this version is the ability to trim out multiple segments from a video at the same time.
Full-sized images, image thumbnails, greeting cards and calendars n various sizes and layouts.
Thumbnail Web pages.
Epson PRINT Image Matching II for superior digital prints.
Include photos, video, music, voiceover narration, captions and transition effects.
To CD for viewing on PCs or create Video CD's (VCD) for TV viewing.
Slideshows as Windows screen savers or publish slideshows to Web pages.
Send photos, video clips and self-extracting Web slideshows to e-mail recipients.
Get Photos and Media
The Easy Access Window: Lets beginners easily use the key functions of Photo Explorer. It shows you how to quickly download media files to your computer, how to edit and adjust pictures and video, and how to share their media with family and friends.
Automatic Camera Detection: Helps you save more time by importing and saving your photos to your computer in one simple step. It can also take you to CD & DVD PictureShow 3 to create dynamic slideshows in the least amount of time.
View & Organize
Create Albums: Enables you to collect images, video or music clips into a central album to more easily keep track of files. Customize these albums according to special occasions or show all folders at the same time.
Album Calendar View: View photos by the date they were taken. Simply click on a selected date in the calendar and see all pictures from that date. The calendar also shows the total amount of photos or video according to the date.
Auto-Fix Functions: Repair common photo problems automatically using Auto Level, Adjust, Color and Contrast. The auto commands can be applied to a single image or to multiple images at the same time with just one click using the Batch command
Trim Video Clips: Remove unwanted segments from videos or even commercials from recorded TV shows. Enhanced in this version is the ability to trim out multiple segments from a video at the same time.
Export Slideshows as a Video File: Another choice for sharing your slideshows with family and friends. Besides burning to disc, now you can export your slideshow as a video file. You can then send the video by email or even use the video file as part of a CD & DVD PictureShow 3 slideshow project.
* Intel® Pentium® III processor or above
* Microsoft® Windows® 98SE, 2000, Me and XP
* 64MB of RAM (128 MB recommended)
* 45MB of available hard drive space
* CD-ROM drive or CD/DVD burner (for slideshow disc)
* True Color or HiColor display adapter and monitor; 800x600 display resolution
* Windows® compatible pointing device
* Internet connection (recommended)
* 16-bit or better sound card and speakers (recommended)
* DirectX® 8.1 or above
About File Format Types
Ulead Photo Explorer supports quite a number of file formats. Many image formats can be edited in Photo Explorer, and most of the popular video and audio formats can be previewed. Photo Explorer provides a proprietary file format for creating multimedia slideshows. Photo Explorer can also output in HTML and create auto-run CDs
Images : BMP, CLP, EPS, FPX, ICO, IFF, IMG, JP2 (JPEG 2000 with Exif ), JPC/J2K (JPEG 2000), JPG (Exif properties are displayed), JPEG, JPE, PCX, PNG, PPM, PSD, PXR, RAS, SCT, TGA, UPI, WMV
Digital camera images : Exif information can be edited and saved back to digital camera images
Images : 001, BMP, CLP, CUR, DCS, DCX, EPS, FAX, FPX, GIF, ICO, IFF, IMG, JP2, JPC, JPG (Exif properties are displayed), JPEG, JPE, MAC, MSP, PBM, PCD, PCX, PGM, PIC, PNG, PPM, PSD, PSP (single-layer), PXR, RAS, RLE, SCI, SCT, SHG, TGA, TIF, UPI, WMV
Video and audio : AVI, MPG, QVT, WAV, AVA, MID, MP3
Slideshow : UES (Ulead Photo Explorer slideshow )
Web pages : HTML, JPG (for thumbnails), EXE
For output to CD : UES (Ulead Photo Explorer slideshow), EXE (auto-run CD), INF (auto-run HTML)