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PLEASE NOTE: These software programs are not Reviewed by Claire -- the descriptions you see below are taken from the software manufacturer's web site. Always use caution when downloading software from the Internet. PROCEED AT YOUR OWN RISK.
- Behemot Graphics Editor
Behemot Graphics Editor is a graphics program which allows
to model and render 3D objects and scenes. It runs on
Windows 3.1 (win Win32s Extension) Windows95/NT and
Linux; it can create and modify graphically b-rep, blob,
NURBS models; object can be logically intersected or
subtracted; text can be converted into solid objects using
True Type fonts; polyline and NURBS curve can be edited
and used to build rotation and sweep solids; objects can be
linked using skeleton to easily move them.
- Crossroads 3D
Crossroads 3D is a
new Windows freeware application that can translate between
several 3D file formats. (Win95/NT)
- Gif/JPEG Cruncher
Optimize your JPEGs and GIFs to shrink file size, make your web site faster, save disk space, and generally relieve an overcrowded world.
The GIMP is the GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed piece of software suitable for such tasks as photo retouching, image
composition and image authoring. (Unix)
HotFreeware by American Software provides advertiser
supported freeware. The first free application is 20/20, an
image viewer, capture, and annotation program.
- HTML Effects and Rainbow Text
Auto-creates interesting effects for your web page -- HTML colored text in rainbow hues (or random) and random sizes... don't understand what I'm talking about? Visit the site -- it's simple once you see it.
- Image Catalog
IMage CATalog is thumbnailing utility that is capable of unlimited batch jobs with unlimited number of directories to process. IMCAT even allows you to specify copyright information that will be put at the bottom of every thumbnail page. It can also generate a separate page for each image and put next/previous thumbnail on every page to make navigation easier. All this and no HTML knowledge required. Well, maybe just a little. IMCAT supports gif, jpeg, and bmp formats as input. This program is compatible only with
- JPEG ReSizer
Do you need to send a tones of photos to your Chief? Do you want to create a thousands of thumbnails for your site by one click? Have you a digital camera? Do you run a website and have graphics that take a long time to load? This little program will resize your graphics so that they load faster and are optimized for internet use.
- Minos (CAD)
Your Personal 3D CAD system including: French and English version, Polylines, Shapes, Circles/Arcs, Bezier's Curves, Perforates, Line Strings, Points, Straight Lines, Planes, Intersections, Projections, Bezier's Patches, Cylinders, Circular Cylinders, Cones, Revolves, Pipes, Pockets, Ruled Surfaces, Fuse, Cut, Common.
Photonizer lets you attach information to
your photos. Information like persons
appearing on the photos, the year the
photo was taken and the event captured
by the photo. Furthermore, you can create
slide shows, thumb nails and search for
photos based upon the information you
have attached to the photos. So you can
search for photos with specific persons,
events and years. New: export photo
albums to automatically generated HTML
- Picture Dicer
PictureDicer is a Freeware tool that chops any image file into several
smaller images, suitable for creating mouseover effects and
pseudo-imagemaps on Web pages. It also generates the HTML for a
table to contain the partial images and display them so they appear as
the original uncut image. (Win95/NT)
The Persistence of Vision Raytracer is a high-quality, totally free tool
for creating stunning three-dimensional graphics. It is available in official
versions for Microsoft Windows 3.1/Win32s and Windows 95/NT, DOS,
the Macintosh, i86 Linux, SunOS, and Amiga. The source code is available
for those wanting to do their own ports.
- RBA Graphix Viewer
EZ View allows you to quickly view .JPG, .GIF, and .BMP files. EZ View includes a file explorer that can quickly get around your computer and display the supported graphic
- Reptile (tileable backgrounds)
Limited only by your creativity,
Reptile allows you to easily produce
any combination of wavy, bubbly,
organic, big, small, wide, narrow,
rough or smooth textures. And
besides generating a vast range of
shapes and surfaces the program
also features a great way to color
the textures to suit the look and
feel you require. (Win95)
- Terrain Visualization and Flyby Animation
3DEM freeware for Win95 and WinNT will produce OpenGL rendered
landscape scenes and flyby animations from USGS Digital Elevation
Model (DEM) files, USGS Global 30 Arc Second Elevation Data Set
(GTOPO30 DEM) files, NASA Mars Digital Topographic Map (DTM)
files, or any topographic data file which is organized by rows and
columns of elevation data.
WOCAR is an Optical Character Recognition Application (OCR). It converts scanned
documents to text documents. The software can process documents written in
English or in French.
WOCAR can work with any scanner that supports the TWAIN interface. It can also
process any bilevel TIFF image file.
This application works on Windows 95 and Windows NT.