We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
Digital photo software Reviews
15,597 Reviews

Free Picture Resize Starter review

FREE

Manufacturer: Bruce Bidgood / Bidgood Svcs

Our Rating: We rate this 3.5 out of 5

If you've got photos you need to resize, and want to do it quickly, with no muss and fuss , you'll want Free Picture Resize Starter.

If you've got photos you need to resize, and want to do it quickly, with no muss and fuss , you'll want Free Picture Resize Starter.

Free Picture Resize Starter resizes your photos, but does much more as well, including zooming, cropping, rotating, sharpening, softening and changing the contrast and brightness.

To resize a photo, open it in Free Picture Resize Starter, enter a new size, and the program goes about its work.

You can resize using a variety of measurements, including pixels, millimetres, and centimetres, among others. Before you resize, Free Picture Resize Starter tells you how many kilobytes the resized photo is, compared to the original.

In addition, you'll be told how much time it will take to send the photo via email.

Free Picture Resize Starter's photo-editing tools are on the righthand side of the screen. Choose one, select your options, and you'll be able to see previews of the finished photo as you work, so that you can alter your changes.

Particularly useful is the fact that Free Picture Resize Starter includes batch mode. That way, you can resize multiple photos in a single pass.

Visit Photo Advisor for the latest reviews of digital photography and video hardware and software, cameras and accessories. PLUS: get tips and tricks to improve your photos

PCWorld.com

Free Picture Resize Starter Expert Verdict »
Windows XP/Vista
5MB hard disk space
  • Overall: We give this item 7 of 10 overall

A one-trick pony, Free Picture Resize Starter handles that particular trick with aplomb. And it's free.

There are currently no price comparisons for this product.
  • Pixum EasyBook Photo Book review

    Pixum EasyBook Photo Book

    Pixum sets itself apart from other online photo-printing services with an awesome array of printing format options, and free, easy to use photobook-creation software.

  • Kodak EasyShare review

    Kodak EasyShare

    Kodak EasyShare is free software from photo giant Kodak that offers excellent tools for organising your photos into albums and managing them.

  • Picture2Life

    Buried in the Picture2Life beta we tried are occasional, tantalising hints of a pleasing online photo-editing app.

  • PhotoPerfect Express review

    PhotoPerfect Express

    It's an imperfect world, and we all take imperfect photos. PhotoPerfect Express is a free and simple program to clean up your less-than-perfect photos.

  • BenVista PhotoArtist 2 review

    BenVista PhotoArtist 2

    BenVista PhotoArtist 2 includes dozens of tools that let you turn any photo into a work of art.


IDG UK Sites

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 review: The best iPad mini and Nexus 7 rival tablet around

IDG UK Sites

Which Mac? Complete Apple Mac buyers guide for 2014

IDG UK Sites

Mobile email is powerful and useful - but also hopelessly intrusive

IDG UK Sites

Samsung lights up London skyline with Midnight Rainbow