1. Technology

Image and Photo Databases and Cataloging Software: Macintosh

Macintosh software for browsing your images and cataloging them in a database with keywords, descriptions and other data.

FotoStation 4.5 (Win/Mac)
FotoStation is a digital media manger and thumbnail image browser with powerful text annotation and image editing abilities.

iView Media Digital Media Catalog (Win/Mac)
iView Media is a limited but capable media catalog for organizing and managing all your pictures, music, and video files on the Windows or Macintosh platform.

Astro Digital Asset Management Solution (Mac)
Digital asset management utility that uses the search power of FileMaker. Allows you to manage pictures, images, and movies, plus project files like Excel and Word documents. Catalogs media on CD-ROM, zip disks, and hard disks, and creates thumbnails.

Canto Cumulus (Win/Mac)
Canto offers a complete product line of professional level digital asset management solutions.

Code 66 ImageOrganizer/ImageFinder (Mac)
"ImageOrganizer is a utility to create a thumbnail image database from an image CD. ImageFinder is the client tool, that together with the database created with ImageOrganizer, provides a nice and fast thumbnail viewer, that also supports full screen view and slide show, both sequence, and random, with a user controllable sleep time between the images."

Developer of digital asset management and workflow automation solutions. Online and downloadable demonstrations available.

Extensis Portfolio (Win/Mac)
Advanced asset management for the graphics professional.

FotoWare (Win/Mac)
Offers several digital assest management solutions including their high-end image databse software, FotoStation Pro.

iView MediaPro (Mac)
Catalog and display Photoshop, Quark, PageMaker, FreeHand, Illustrator, fonts, and QuickTime files in formats including JPEG, TIFF, PICT, BMP, GIF, EPS, MPEG, MIDI, and others.

Microspot PhotoXtra (Mac)
Collect, store, organize and share media with ease. Demo download available.

Photo Mechanic (Mac)
"Photo Mechanic is a standalone image browser that lets you view your digital photos with convenience and speed. Photo Mechanic displays the 'thumbnails' of photos on a camera disk or folder in a familiar 'contact sheet' display window. You can quickly rotate, preview, copy, delete, tag, rename, and add caption / keyword (IPTC news record) information to photos both individually and in batches."

Phylum (Win/Mac)
Digital image management for scientific imaging.

QPict Media Organizer (Mac)
View, browse, search, exchange, convert and organize all your media files including images, video, and audio.

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