The Windows image viewer is pretty good, but sometimes it is excessively slow for a simple task like photography viewing. Like many other integrated tools from this operating system, on certain occasions it doesn't fulfill its task 100%. That is why small applications like FastStone MaxView are so interesting.
This small application stands out for its ease-of-use and extreme lightness, it opens any photo or image, regardless of its size, almost instantly. Even if these files are inside a RAR or ZIP compressed file.
Among its peculiarities we will find that the image occupies almost the entire screen, because its menus and buttons have minimized to the maximum with the intention of improving visualization.
FastStone MaxView is capable of opening the most popular formats like JPEG, JPEG2000, GIF, BMP, PNG, PCX, TIFF, WMF, ICO, CUR or TGA and saving them in JPEG, JPEG2000, TIFF, GIF, PCX, BMP, PNG and TGA. It also includes support for some types of RAW files.
Of course, it includes small tools to rotate the image, zoom in, see the image's data (like the EXIF) and the possibility to see a presentation with all the images, including more than 150 transitional effects.
fastStone MaxView is a simple and light image viewer. Download FastStone MaxView and you will be able to see your photographs comfortably as a slideshow
Requirements and additional information:
The trial period lasts for 45 days.
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