ACD Systems ACDSee

ACD Systems ACDSee
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1. Main Features

  • Manage thousands of digital photos
  • Create slideshows and share photos online
  • Search and organize images using filters and categories
  • View over 100 file formats
  • Touch-up and edit images
  • Backup and synchronize photos with external media

2. Software Overview

ACD Systems ACDSee Photo Studio is a digital photo management and image-editing program primarily used by personal digital photographers and home users. It is used to organize and touch-up photos taken by digital cameras. ACDSee Photo Studio was formerly known as ACDSee.

ACDSee provides a Windows Explorer-like interface for managing photos and includes views for organizing, viewing, and editing images. You can search and locate photos using keywords, thumbnails, custom categories, ratings, favorites, or other image metadata. You can also sort, group, show, or hide images using categories and other filters. The program's ability to organize and search through large libraries of photos is especially beneficial if you take a lot of digital photos.

ACDSee allows you to touch-up images and add effects to photos. For example, you can apply a stained glass effect, add text, and add custom borders and drop shadows to images. It also includes tools for fixing common digital photo problems, such as blemishes, red eye, and shadows. And no matter what edits you make, the program keeps backup copies of the original images so that you can revert back to the unedited versions.

ACDSee Photo Studio is a quality choice for viewing and editing images. It offers an interface familiar to Windows users, supports a vast amount of file formats, and helps you manage your digital photo library. For these reasons, ACD Systems ACDSee Photo Studio is a good option for the amateur photographer who wants advanced editing tools for a reasonable price.

3. Supported File Types

Primary file extension:
.ASW - ACDSee Slideshow Wizard File
Other file extensions used by ACD Systems ACDSee:
# File Extension Name
1 .ABR Adobe Photoshop Brushes File
2 .AIS ACDSee Image Sequence File
3 .ANI Windows Animated Cursor
4 .APD ACDSee Photo Document
5 .APL ACDSee Plugin File
6 .ART AOL Compressed Image File
7 .ARW Sony Digital Camera Image
8 .ARW Sony Alpha Raw Digital Camera Image
9 .ASW ACDSee Slideshow Wizard File
10 .BAY Casio RAW Image
11 .CNV Canvas 6-8 Drawing File
12 .CR2 Canon Raw Image File
13 .CRW Canon Raw CIFF Image File
14 .CUR Windows Cursor
15 .CVX Canvas Drawing File
16 .DCR Kodak Digital Camera RAW Image File
17 .DCR Kodak RAW Image File
18 .DCX Zsoft Multi-Page Paintbrush File
19 .DJVU DjVu Image
20 .DNG Digital Negative Image File
21 .EMF Enhanced Windows Metafile
22 .EPSF Encapsulated PostScript Format File
23 .ERF Epson RAW File
24 .FPX FlashPix Bitmap Image File
25 .GIF Graphical Interchange Format File
26 .HDR High Dynamic Range Image File
27 .ICN Windows Icon File
28 .ICO Icon File
29 .IFF Interchange File Format
30 .INT SGI Integer Image
31 .JBR Paint Shop Pro Brushes File
32 .JP2 JPEG 2000 Core Image File
33 .JPC JPEG 2000 Code Stream File
34 .JPG JPEG Image
35 .KDC Kodak Photo-Enhancer File
36 .M1A MPEG-1 Audio File
37 .M2A MPEG-1 Layer 2 Audio File
38 .MEF Mamiya RAW Image
39 .MOS Leaf Camera RAW File
40 .MRW Minolta Raw Image File
41 .NEF Nikon Electronic Format RAW Image
42 .ORF Olympus RAW File
43 .PBM Portable Bitmap Image
44 .PCD Kodak Photo CD Image File
45 .PCX Paintbrush Bitmap Image File
46 .PEF Pentax Electronic File
47 .PGM Portable Gray Map Image
48 .PIC Generic Picture File
49 .PICT Picture File
50 .PIX Alias PIX Image
51 .PNG Portable Network Graphic
52 .PPM Portable Pixmap Image File
53 .PS PostScript File
54 .PSD Adobe Photoshop Document
55 .QTIF QuickTime Image File
56 .RAF Fuji RAW Image File
57 .RAW Raw Image Data File
58 .RGBA RGB Bitmap
59 .RS Sun Raster Graphic
60 .RSB Red Storm Bitmap File
61 .RWL Leica RAW Image
62 .SGI Silicon Graphics Image File
63 .SMI SMIL Presentation
64 .SMIL SMIL Presentation File
65 .SML SMIL Slideshow Presentation
66 .SRW Samsung RAW Image
67 .TGA Targa Graphic
68 .THM Thumbnail Image File
69 .TIF Tagged Image File
70 .TIFF Tagged Image File Format
71 .WBM Wireless Bitmap Image
72 .WBMP Wireless Bitmap Image File
73 .WMF Windows Metafile
74 .XBM X11 Bitmap Graphic
75 .XIF ScanSoft Pagis File
76 .XPM X11 Pixmap Graphic

Updated: October 1, 2018

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