Quickpost this image!
Free OCR is a complete scan and OCR program including the Tesseract free OCR engine v2.03. It includes a Windows installer, it is very simple to use and supports multi-page tiff´s, fax documents as well as most image types including compressed Tiff´s which the Tesseract engine on its own cannot read. It has Twain scanning included and support for multipage Tiff documents. Best of all it is totally free!
Requires Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0.
What’s New in version 2.6:
* Minor bug fixes to PDF rendering code (from v2.5)
* PDF button – can now open and OCR scanned PDF files
* Images from a scanned document can be selected and placed on the clipboard
* Scans can be cropped before OCR
* Added button to remove line breaks from the OCR’ed text
* Fixed some bugs causing FreeOCR to crash when opening PNG’s
* Improved user interface
Quickpost this image to Myspace, Digg, Facebook, and others!
FotoSketcher is a 100% free program which can help you convert your digital photos into art, automatically. If you want to turn a portrait, the photograph of your house or a beautiful landscape into a painting, a sketch or a drawing then look no further, FotoSketcher will do the job in just a few seconds.
Thanks to FotoSketcher you can create stunning images to make original gifts for your friends or relatives. Create birthday cards, season’s greetings stationary or simply print your work of art and hang it on the wall.
Different styles are available: pencil sketch, pen and ink drawing, various painting renderings. You can also improve your original photo with simple tools (enhance contrast, sharpen, simplify image, increase luminosity, color saturation etc…).
FotoSketcher is completely free and does not contain any adware, spyware or virus.
If you are looking for image editing, touching, etc., try out this image editing tool – it has lots of features and comes for free.
PhotoFiltre is a complete image retouching program. It allows you to do simple or advanced adjustments to an image and apply a vast range of filters on it. It is simple and intuitive to use, and has an easy learning curve. The toolbar, giving you access to the standard filters with just a few clicks, gives PhotoFiltre a robust look.
This is the full version which also contains masks, selections and patterns.