[Tens ofthousands of digital photos] + [Many CDs] = CyPics CyPics 1. 0 - Image Cataloguing andSlide Show Software for Windows built to handle tens of thousands of digitalimages spread over many CDs.
CyPics delivers five key benefits toits users: CD naming support , smart image registration, menu driven imageselection, useful thumbnail views and quality slide shows.
Suitable for digitalcamera owners, Internet enthusiasts, professional photographers and collectorswhere mixing digital imaging with CD storage makes naming CDs a must havefeature.
CyPics does not treat your images onCD as just being on drive D: or E:. CyPics records the CD identification andrequests a friendly name to be used for each CD in load requests.
CyPicsknows which CD each image is stored on and will request the required CD wheneveraccess is made to the original image. Where a slide show is to play images frommultiple CDs you can set the order in which the CDs are used rather than havinga CD shuffle.
The labor intensity of the imageregistration process is reduced by a smart approach that remembers the past. CyPics makes use of the fact that successive photographs have things in commonsuch as time, place and people.
With the information from preceding photographsreadily available the number of keystrokes is reduced and productivity improved. CyPics uses a query based approachto image selection with the result that freshly added images are automaticallyincluded in a selection whenever they meet the existing criteria.
Imageselection is made easy through a menu driven form which defines the conditionsimages must meet to be selected. Selection criteria may be named and permanentlystored.
The thumbnail view provides usefulinformation about the displayed images, not just the filename. Thumbnail imagesand their descriptions are shown with full registration details available bysimply positioning the mouse pointer over an image.
A compact full screendisplay format is used to maximize the number of images displayed. The qualityand size of thumbnails is user selectable. Images are expanded to fit thescreen during slide shows.
The textual information displayed includes title andsub-title slides as well as image descriptions. Each image is displayed for aselectable part of its display time without any overlaid text covering theimage.
Slide shows support random and ordered sequences, many transition effectsand indefinite repeat. Keyboard control options include: pause, adjust the imagedisplay duration, navigate up or down and edit image registration details.