[Update] Read Updated Article here. [/Update]. Latest smart phones like Samsung Galaxy SIII, iPhone 4S and HTC One X are equipped with high mega pixels digital camera, Nokia PureView has astonishing 41MP camera. Well, there are other phones also carrying such cameras. The matter is with such smart phones and lots of storage options, everybody has become some sort of photographer. They can capture hundreds and hundreds photos without any headache of photo films. For such digital photos, they also need a professional software for managing, optimizing and editing. Ashampoo has good photo optimization tool aka Ashampoo Photo Commander.
Ashampoo Photo Commander (v9.4.3) is all purpose photo editing software for home user. Search the photos, manage them into folders or by time-sheet, apply different effects like sharpen, grayscale, sepia, invert, pecil effects, phychodelic, solarize, oil painting effects, blur, embossing, dilation, conversion to other bit colors and many other effects. Not only photos but also audio and video files can be played. It has integrated screen capturing feature. You can create slide shows or HTML albums. Batch renaming, batch conversion, CD/DVD burning, file searc, collage, calender, photo frames and many other interesting features.
Tagging: You can now tag your photos, this means that you assign certain terms to your photos. These will be saved to the IPTC meta data and simplify for example the detection or grouping of pictures.
Batch processing: Batch processing significantly reduces the amount of effort when editing photos. You can convert several pictures into a new format at once or apply effects to a bunch of pictures.
Editing and optimization of photos: In the quick-fix mode you can optimize a photo with one click, adjust contrast and colors, add effects, resize the photo, remove red eyes etc. Furthermore, objects such as speech bubbles, shapes or arrows, can be added in the editing mode.
HTML albums, slideshows, collages: Stunning HTML albums, slideshows (with music), collages, calendars, frames for pictures, greeting cards, photo mixes and TIFF multi pages of your pictures can be created in next to no time.
Audio and video: Audio and video collections can be managed just as easily as picture collections. Additionally, the program offers an integrated playback function so that you can play all your multimedia files with Ashampoo Photo Commander 9.
Burn discs, send e-mails and create PDFs: With just a few clicks photos can be burned on CD, DVD or Blu-ray Disc, send in an e-mail or be exported as PDF.
Import from cameras and Scanners: With the import tool you can select and import pictures directly from your digital camera or a scanner. This tool also enables the automatic rotation of photos, if the digital camera provides this information.
Skins and plug-ins: Use the included skins to give your Ashampoo Photo Commander 9 a personal look. Plug-ins for handling additional file formats are supported.
Get Free: I suppose you already have account on Ashampoo portal. If not, CLICK HERE to create your free account. Open the following webpage into your browser, enter you name and send it. If you are already logged in, you will see your free license but if not logged it, you will be asked to enter your password. After submitting your password, you will see your license.
Download Ashampoo Photo Commander 9 from official site. Install it and register it with the license you have received. Remember, the same license you will also receive into your email.
Direct Download: http://www.ashampoo.com/ashampoo_photo_commander_9_sm.exe
The real promo can be found on Chip.de here. From here you can also download Ashampoo Photo Commander 9.
You should know that the current version of Ashampoo Photo Commander is 10 which costs $49.