I have always been a big fan of picasa, not only because it is a fast, light and free but because it has some basic, simple yet effective retouching tools that can often save you a lot of post editing time when all you need is a simple output for internet publishing for example.
Well today I have a very similar editing tool, but online
If you are looking for a powerful and free RAW converter than you might be interested to take a look at this freeware.
If you are a fan of Black and White images and often in awe in front of what others are able to accomplish but still struggling to master the conversion technique yourself than this little software will make your day.
Adobe Lightroom version 1.0 is not even shipping yet and there is already a collection of books available for pre-ordering about it.
Here is an extensive links of all the manuals currently on sale at amazon.
I ran across those today and I thought it would be cool to share since I’m sure many are fans of the Nik Color Efex Pro 2.0 filters.
Nik software is making available for download 4 of their Adobe Photoshop filters for free