piQtility

piQtility

Formerly known as JamesJr.

piQtility

System requirements: macOS 10.10 and higher
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Download and try piQtility FOR FREE at macUpdate !

 

What others think about piQtility:

"A comprehensive photo managing tool to get your pictures organized just the way you want them. The app gives you a full set of editing and filtering tools, and makes quick work of manipulating large batches of files using a streamlined workflow... exporting your final work to Photos apps-or even creating your very own web gallery—is as simple as clicking your mouse."

macworld.com

"Here’s the craziest name ever for a Mac app that does more than expected and at a very odd price. piQtility (Formerly known as JamesJr) is a digital photo utility with three main functions."

mcsolo.com

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And as you can see in the product history, we update our software on regular basis.

Sort pictures:

Viewing and sorting pictures and store them in subfolders by copy, move or alias the original files.
Browse thru your pictures using a personalised scaling factor, and inspect the meta data.

image sorting

While browsing thru your pictures,
you have easy access to your social media accounts or services f.e.:
AirDrop®, Messages®, Twitter®, FaceBook®, Flickr®, Photos®, Mail®...
Share the active picture in your piQtility picture browser, with only a few clicks.

share pictures

Slideshow functionality included. Can also be used as automatic browser, while sorting in subfolders.
While running, you're able to alias/copy/move the shown picture to a new destination folder.
Attach active picture to email in just one click, or simply trash.

slideshow

Sort pictures in batch mode:

Sort folders with pictures, based on a mixture of criteria such as:
EXIF user comment, pixel width, pixel height, color profile,
file name, file extension, Finder® label color which can be used in different combinations.

image sorting

Convert file type of pictures:

Save active picture from the picture browser to one of these most common file types:
jpeg, png, tiff, pdf, psd, jp2, gif or bmp.

Upload pictures to Photos®:

Upload images from your picture browser or in batch to Photos® with the ability to add additional meta data,
such as: key words, title postfix, comment, favorite label.

Watch the video.

piQtility batch upload Photos

Rename files:


Can run in simulation mode.

Strip:
- strip a number of characters from the left/right
- remove specific character(s)
- remove character(s) from position x to position y
- remove text fragment before or after a given string, string excluded or included
- allow alpha numeric characters or only letters

piQtility rename

Replace:
- transform to lowercase
- transform to uppercase
- Capitalize
- replace character(s) from position x to position y by other characters
- find text and replace by...

piQtility rename

Add:
- add prefix/postfix
- add picture meta data such as: pixel height, pixel width, creation date, modification date, exposure, colorspace,...

piQtility rename

Numbering:
- starting from a certain number
- prefix or postfix the number
- number of digits used
- numbering before or after the filename
- sort the files before: from A to Z or from Z to A

piQtility rename

    NEW: c-actions

    c-actions are tasks which you can run in Centurion®.
    Those actions makes Centurion even more powerful.
    With Centurion you are able to set up a flow with automatic renaming capability.

    How to create a c-action ?

    You can create a c-action using piQtility®:
    - install piQtility on the system where you run Centurion.
    - go to the "edit" tab.
    - go to the "rename" tab.
    - configure your renaming options
    - click the C-action button
    to export a c-action file.
    What can you do with c-actions ?
    You can rename files, using options as: strip, replace, prefix and postfix.
    Import c-actions in Centurion®, and load the c-actions in the order you like to execute them.
    Import c-actions as much as you want if you need to repeat the action multiple times.
    This makes Centurion® an unique and extremely powerful file mover/file renamer !

    Watch the video.

Edit pictures:

Scaling:
- on width
- on height
- max. width, max. height
- percentage
- width x height (proportional or not)
- crop on width x height

image sorting

Photo filters:
- sepia
- vintage
- black and white
- chrome
- negative
- posterize
- dot screen
- line screen
circular screen.
A lot of customization possibilities.
Watch the video.

piQtility photo filters
piQtility photo filters
piQtility photo filters

Color conversion:
convert to RGB, CMYK, GrayScale; convert colors, based on ICC color profile

piQtility color conversion

Framing:
Apply a color frame to your image, with the color of your choice
define opacity/transparancy of the frame
define an inset in needed.

piQtility color conversion

Add tint:
add a custom color/tint to your pictures.
create duo tone effect.

piQtility add tint

Convert file type:
convert to the most common file formats: tiff, jpeg, png, gif, jp2, psd and pdf

Rotate:
rotate picture at the angle of your choice.

rotate

Rounded corners:
Apply rounded corners to pictures, or make a perfect circle of ellipse.
Store as TIFF, PNG or GIF to keep the background transparent,
or add your proper background color and border !
Watch the video.

rounded corners
rounded corners

Add or edit exif “user comment” field which also can be used in the HTML photo gallery creation part of the application.

Watermark pictures:

Add watermark, text or picture/logo/illustration on active image in the browser or in batch.
Watch the video.

watermark
watermark
watermark
watermark

Archive files:

Archive a folder of files in individual ZIP-files
in a few mouse clicks, appending a postfix numbering item.

archiving

Create HTML picture galleries in a few seconds:

Create HTML picture galleries from image folders.
Can be used as an image catalogue on your website, but also as a kind of index page of your picture collection.

It takes just a few seconds to create such pages, based on predefined templates and perfectly adjustable to your needs,
if you are a more experienced html user.
Even after creation of those pages, you can fully edit them in a html editor of your choice.

Watch the video.

Watch an example.

piQtility web album creation piQtility web album creation piQtility web album creation

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Extras.

Drag and drop

Drag 'n drop your pictures on the application icon, to open.
Open your images thru the Finder®'s contextual menu item: open with.
And configure piQtility as your default picture browser.

Make use of Presets:

Store your personal settings in presets, and call them easily back
as soon as you need them again.

piQtility Presets

Basic print support.

The reason why we can keep our prices low, see ad below.