PIE Studio History


  • Fixed error with Quick Crop
  • Updated metadata tag database


  • Browser support for latest Google Maps API
  • Updated metadata tag database


  • Compatible with Windows 11
  • Updated metadata tag database
  • Added option to keep or remove line breaks when exporting metadata to CSV (Excel)
  • View WEBP image files
  • Minor bug fixes


  • Zoom at mouse cursor position
  • Changed mouse wheel zoom direction
  • Updated metadata tag database
  • Minor bug fixes


  • Support for high resolution displays (DPI aware)
  • Canon CR3 display and metadata edit
  • Edit HEIF HEIC metadata
  • Rename preview resizable
  • Updated RAW decoder
  • Updated metadata tag database
  • Fixed minor bug in print layout preview


  • Updated metadata tag database
  • Fixed auto rename while importing
  • Fixed file details in Windows libraries


  • Updated RAW decoder
  • Updated metadata tag database
  • Minor UI adjustments


  • RAW decoder with increased performance and WIC support
  • Updated metadata tag database
  • Support for .heic / .heif file format
  • Context menu „open“/“open with“ now works if more than 1 file is selected


  • Added in explorer context menu
  • Updated RAW decoder
  • Updated metadata tag database


  • Fixed Google Maps browser warning
  • Updated metadata tag database


  • Fixed batch processing in photo data stamp
  • Updated metadata tag database


  • Troubleshoot changes in the Google Maps API
  • Updated metadata tag database


  • Fixed parsing of some tags in photo datastamp
  • Updated metadata tag database


  • New viewer shortcut, press ‚2‘ to fill screen
  • Fixed date/time of some .mov files (e.g. iPhone)
  • Updated metadata tag database


  • Added Flash and ISO to EXIF editor
  • Fixed decoding of image description when batch editing multiple files


  • JPG processing 30% faster
  • Updated metadata tag database


  • Updated metadata tag database
  • Bug fixes


  • Fixed slideshow interval setting
  • Updated metadata tag database


  • Printing a layout: If there is an error in a picture, leave its cell empty instead of completely aborting the printing process


  • Fixed unicode character mapping
  • Updated metadata tag database


  • Updated metadata tag database
  • New page labeling tag &p for folder without path. This is a breaking change. If you are using page numbers, you have to update your layouts: &p -> &n, &P -> &N, &f -> &P


  • Faster display of video thumbnails, external codec no longer required (Windows 8, Windows 10)
  • Correctly read MP4 creation date/time
  • Display video bitrate in the basic metadata panel


  • Updated metadata tag database
  • Reverted to default dpi scaling


  • Improved Google Maps display for geotagging
  • Updated metadata tag database
  • Updated RAW decoder (Canon EOS 7D M2, EOS 1200D, PowerShot G7 X, PowerShot SX60 HS, Fujifilm S1, X100T, X30, X-T1, Nikon D4S, D750, D810, COOLPIX P340, Nikon 1 V3, J4, S2, Olympus E-PL7, E-M10, Pentax K-S1, Panasonic CM1, GH4, GM5, ZS4, Samsung NX mini, NX3000, NX30, NX 11, NX10, NX5, NX1, Sony RX100M3, A500, A77M2, A7M2, A7S)


  • Reduce images while keeping all the metadata
  • Photo Data Stamp allows to ‚print‘ metadata such as date taken onto images
  • Processed images (crop, grayscale, resize, stamp) can automatically be saved in subfolders, instead or in addition to using suffixes
  • Custom colors in print layout labels
  • Restructured print macro selection
  • Lens and 35mm-equivalent focal length added to the list of macros
  • Various fixes


  • Fixed Access Violation when displaying certain images
  • Updated metadata tag database


  • Updated RAW decoder (Canon EOS 70D, EOS 100D, EOS 700D, EOS 1D C, EOS C500, PowerShot G16, PowerShot S120, PowerShot A3300, Nikon COOLPIX P7800, 1 J3, 1 AW1, Olympus E-P5, E-PL6, E-M1, Stylus1, XZ-10, Pentax K-3, Panasonic DMC-FZ7, DMC-LF1, DMC-G6, DMC-GF6, DMC-GM1, DMC-GX7, DMC-TZ61, Sony DSC-RX10, DSC-RX100M2, ILCE-7, ILCE-7R, ILCE-3000, ILCE-5000, NEX-5T, NEX-3N)
  • Updated metadata tag database
  • Fixed local time


  • New filter option „Hide RAW file on JPG+RAW“
  • Auto hide navigation buttons in viewer
  • Keep embedded ICC profile when clearing metadata
  • Updated metadata tag database
  • Hidden checkboxes in thumbnail view
  • Minor fixes


  • High resolution display support
  • Navigation buttons and slide gesture support in viewer
  • Filename for metadata report can include relative path
  • Fixed backup metadata of single file
  • Fixed file browser update after drag&drop


  • Open .psl layout files from within the file browser
  • Fixed redating of video files (file timestamp)
  • Fixed deletion of layout presets
  • Various fixes and optimizations


  • Integrates new state-of-the-art metadata engine
  • Reads virtually all metadata from a wide variety of cameras
  • Reads video file metadata
  • Write support for almost any RAW format
  • Updated RAW decoder (Canon EOS 6D, EOS M, PowerShot G15, Nikon D600, Coolpix P7700, Sony NEX-5R, 6, A99, RX100, Olympus E-PL5, E-PM2, Samsung EX2F, NX1000…)
  • Full metadata panel with new „Other“ section
  • Full metadata panel displays tags in English, German, Spanish, French
  • EXIF tags from sidecar files are now marked with „+“ (added) or „*“ (overwrite)
  • Metadata templates in EXIF and IPTC editor can include line breaks
  • Search by filename now includes full path (search for folders)
  • Possible to restore JPG metadata from other JPG files
  • Change date and time allows to select individual tags (original, created, …)
  • New function to fix metadata problems
  • Support for multicore processing enables faster reading of metadata
  • Windows 8 compatibility
  • Fixed swapping of width and height when entering custom dimensions in fixed photo size mode
  • Fixed error message after clearing metadata
  • Other minor fixes


  • Updated RAW decoder (Canon EOS 5D Mark III, 650D, 1D X, PowerShot G1 X, Fujifilm X-Pro1, X-S1, Nikon D3200, D4, D800, Olympus E-M5, Sony A57, …)
  • New import option to mark transferred files using the archive bit, and skip these on subsequent transfers
  • Rename by Counter now works across multiple sessions, but can optionally be reset each time
  • New option for the viewer and preview resampling quality (‚Fast‘ corresponds to the old default setting, ‚Normal‘ and ‚Best‘ for higher quality, but slower)
  • Faster combined grouping and sorting by metadata
  • New „Quick Crop“ feature allowing to quickly change the aspect ratio from within the file browser (right click context menu)
  • Switching from the search or import tab does not clear the result list any longer, making it easier to move files to different folders
  • Show total number of files in search and import result
  • Fixed RAW+JPG deletion with path names that contain spaces
  • Minor fixes and enhancement


  • Support for color management
  • New „Delete RAW+JPG“ feature, works with RAW and JPG files in different folders as defined in the import „Auto folder“ structure
  • New „Open with“ context menu with custom list of editors
  • Clearer, more simplistic thumbnail view
  • Added grouping by 3 letters of filename
  • Added grouping by aperture
  • Added professional 5:4 / 4:5 aspect ratios for lossless cropping
  • Enable metadata list view and grouping in camera or mobile phone folders
    (devices connected via PTP/MTP, iPhone, iPad, …)
  • Fixed import presets for PTP/MTP source folders
  • Fixed faulty GPS coordinates in rare circumstance
  • Minor fixes


  • File browser with grouping feature, group by date, camera, lens etc
  • Last used import or rename preset moves to the top of the popup-menu
  • Now possible to use the „&“ symbol in the renaming scheme
  • Rename with shutter value: 1/3 sec is „3“, 3 sec is „3s“ in the filename
  • Updated RAW decoder
  • Removed priority of internal XMP data over EXIF or IPTC metadata
  • Added support for .jpe files
  • Fixed change date/time of Fuji .raf files
  • Fixed timezone issue with XMP metadata
  • Fixed saving lens data in XMP sidecar files
  • Fixed rotation of RAW files
  • Fixed saving settings
  • Fixed access violation in file report list mode
  • Various minor fixes


  • Revised import and auto rename settings, added presets
  • Quick selection of import and auto rename presets in the main window
  • Option to preview filenames before auto renaming
  • Support for EXIF 2.3 tags
  • Updated RAW decoder (Olympus E-P3/PL3, Leica D-Lux 5, V-Lux 2, Panasonic Lumix G3, GF3, Sony NEX-5N/C3)
  • Added support for Samsung .srw files
  • Edit lens model and lens make tags
  • Change of focal length now recalculates the FocalLengthIn35mmFilm tag
  • Added display of megapixels (MP) in basic metadata panel
  • Lossless crop showing dimension and megapixels of the selected area
  • Added Sony tag „Multi frame noise reduction“
  • Included lens type in search for „other metadata“
  • Various bug fixes


  • New: Custom metadata section „My Tags“
  • New: Create and use templates in the edit dialogs
  • Faster full metadata panel, alphabetically sorted and with wordwrap
  • Full metadata panel displays IPTC keywords and categories with hierarchy
  • Updated Makernote database, added Sony and Samsung cameras
  • New „Interval“ feature to increment the date and time of pictures consecutively
  • Option to enable/disable alphabetical sorting of the keyword and category tree
  • Option to choose between auto-quality and high-quality thumbnails
  • When importing, the rename macro „folder“ is now destination folder instead of source folder
  • Fixed auto rotate would not work when importing without auto rename
  • Fixed occasional freeze after importing with auto folder
  • Fixed export metadata to Excel .csv format
  • Fixed map error 80020101 when rapidly switching geotagged images
  • Fixed columns/headers in the file details view in Windows 7 libraries
  • Minor fixes


  • Edit aperture, shutter speed and focal length tags
  • Updated RAW decoder (Canon G12, Lumix LX5, Sony A55/A580, …)
  • Option to force the creation of sidecar files when editing RAW metadata
  • Added support for .mov and .m4v (Win 7)
  • Added GPS status icon in the basic metadata panel
  • Keep the current zoom factor when switching geotagged images in the map
  • File modified time on Win 7 with correct daylight savings time to match Windows Explorer


  • New layout feature ‚Align to baseline‘ for images in Flexible Grid Mode
  • Thumbnail generation again a little faster
  • Loading time of cached thumbnails nearly twice as fast
  • Excel compatibility of report *.csv files on US based systems
  • Fixed import autoplay handler
  • Fixed import cancel
  • Fixed switching viewer images in dual screen mode
  • Fixed renaming of companion files after manual rename
  • Fixed saving thumbnails after rotating in search or import result list
  • Fixed missing thumbnail icons


  • Support for cameras connected via PTP/MTP (PictBridge), iPhone, iPad, etc.
    (requires WinXP or higher for importing, Vista or Win7 for browsing and printing)
  • Thumbnail generation with smart usage of embedded thumbnails (fast)
  • Reintroduced alphabetical sorting of the keyword and category list
  • Added option for auto rename based on IPTC creation date
  • Added copy function for tag values in the full metadata panel
  • Added 5 new browser color schemes
  • Added highlighting of search terms in the full metadata panel
  • Updated RAW decoder, fixed DNG cast
  • Fixed auto rename when importing to folder based on current date
  • Fixed overwriting existing files on import
  • Fixed rare problem with auto folder creation


  • New: Hierarchical IPTC keywords and categories
  • Viewer support for multi monitor systems
  • Status icons in basic info panel indicate metadata content and origin
  • Auto Rename with metadata removes invalid characters and cuts long filenames
  • Added Find button in the toolbar
  • Added GPS coordinates to the list of available print macros
  • Display rational values in the full metadata panel as single numbers
  • Display number and size of selected files in the status bar
  • New option to create import folder based on current date
  • Automatic „Last Import“ item in favorite folders after importing files
  • Import checks destination file integrity before deleting source file
  • Added IPTC „Categories“ to the metadata columns
  • Show search, import and print progress in Windows 7 taskbar
  • Browser support for Matroska .mkv files
  • Search in geotagging map is now biased towards home country
  • Restore last used page in IPTC editor
  • Add keyword or category by double click, delete by DEL-key
  • Fixed find function would not find keywords consisting of multiple words
  • Fixed random access violation in the file browser
  • Fixed list update after moving or deleting files


  • New: Add background or logo image in the page layout
  • New: Rotate RAW images
  • Revised layout window for easier operation and access to the layout modes
  • Zooming images in the cell now dynamically adapts the aspect ratio to fully use the cell space
  • Faster page generation and printing, especially with Shadows enabled
  • Display output and source dpi of the images
  • Images can be manually rotated even with „Rotate for best fit“ enabled
  • Images can be rearranged in the browser per drag&drop even with active multifolder mode
  • Faster tag enumeration in the full metadata panel
  • Keywords and categories repository in text files for better maintenance
  • Added copy & paste function to keywords and categories lists
  • Added batch mode for metadata backup and restore
  • Browser shows filename tooltip if captions are disabled
  • Fixed layout: removed images could be displayed in place of new images
  • Fixed blank cells or multiplied pictures would be removed after switching to browser and back to layout


  • New: Zooming and Panning of single images in the print layout
  • New: Context sensitive image toolbar
  • Faster layout operations thanks to a new caching system
  • Lossless cropping with predefined aspect ratios (3:2, 4:3, 16:9, 1:1)
  • Improved RAW thumbnails, fixed orientation issues
  • Fixed bug when cropping large oriented pictures
  • Fixed sidecar files were always created when batch editing IPTC data
  • Fixed missing GPS reference in report


  • Added metadata write support for Olympus .ORF and Photoshop .PSD files
  • Faster metadata reading/writing, especially for .TIF, .NEF, .DNG, .PEF files
  • Updated Makernote database for many cameras
  • List columns, report, auto rename and print macros with IPTC tags
  • Geotagging map displays multiple position markers
  • Full Metadata Panel indicates the tabs which contain data
  • Added support for Leica .RWL files
  • Open image file via command line or file association
  • Import cleans up AVCHD structure on card after moving .MTS/.M2TS files
  • Display Panasonic lens information in the basic metadata panel
  • Replaced undo by doubleclick in the edit dialogs with dedicated undo button
  • Fixed loading map through proxy server
  • Fixed folder thumbnail generation in Windows 7
  • Fixed selecting files in Windows 7 Libraries
  • Fixed error after switching list view modes
  • Fixed saving tags with umlauts and non-standard chars in sidecar files
  • Fixed format when saving IPTC date and time value
  • Fixed map script error after Google Maps API change
  • Fixed add new folder on desktop
  • Various minor fixes


  • New: Search files by metadata
  • Faster loading of large JPG images in the viewer
  • Revised Import dialog, faster memory card copy
  • „Import Result“ only shows the just imported files
  • Added support for Panasonic .RW2 files
  • Added „Check for Update“ function
  • Geotagging window restores position and can be resized
  • Added dialog to select the page layout mode
  • Fixed UTC and daylight savings time in XMP data
  • Fixed GPS coordinates at 0° west or south were not saved correctly
  • Fixed missing tags in Advanced Information pane
  • Fixed AV in mshtml.dll when initiating map


  • New: Geotagging of photos with interactive map
  • Added RAW viewer support for Sigma .x3f format
  • Adjust date picture taken works with videos and their companion (.thm) files
  • Revised user interface for transfer options / destination folder
  • Navigating with Browse Back/Next buttons is faster
  • When browsing a folder up, the subfolder is highlighted in the list
  • Now possible to open a folder as command line parameter
  • Explorer context menu integration „Browse with PIE Studio“
  • Photoshop/Lightroom fix for IPTC location tag
  • Fixed date picture taken column in file details view
  • Fixed list view refresh after changing file timestamps
  • Fixed bug when printing from memory card
  • Fixed occasional freezing when deleting files


  • New: Editing of IPTC metadata, single file and batch mode
  • New: Editing of Keywords and Categories
  • Clear Metadata dialog with selection of EXIF/IPTC/XMP
  • Added Cut/Copy/Paste in edit and file context menu
  • Fixed display of IPTC data if no EXIF data present
  • Fixed XMP synchronization with umlauts and non-standard chars


  • New: Define custom PDF formats
  • Updated RAW decoder (Nikon D5000 .nef, Canon 500D / T1i .cr2)
  • Various fixes


  • New: Creation of XMP sidecar files allows tagging of all RAW formats
  • Sidecar metadata is now accessible via the main image file
  • Added Rating function in the main window and viewer
  • Added „Filter by rating“ feature
  • Set Rating by context menu or keyboard shortcut
  • Added folder name to the Auto Rename tags
  • Added exposure bias to the list of columns and Auto Rename tags
  • Added support for unicode folders and filenames
  • „Select marked files“ now deselects unmarked files
  • Fixed occasional problems with printer settings on secondary printers
  • Minor fixes


  • New: Extraction of XMP and IPTC metadata
  • Metadata sections in the Advanced Information pane allow to hide groups of tags
  • Change of date picture taken now updates XMP tags, if present
  • Metadata editor updates corresponding XMP tags, if present
  • Advanced information pane included in the color scheme setting


  • New: Transfer with Auto Folder feature for automatic folder creation based on metadata
  • Macro „Prompt for description“ for additional descriptions in auto created folder names
  • After transfer, a list of used and created folders is shown in the directory pane
  • Basic Information pane now includes lens data for many cameras
  • Report Generator now includes file data such as file size and date
  • New viewer function Shift+Wheel for zooming at the mouse cursor position
  • Sequence number (counter) on Auto Rename and Transfer is now the same for files that only differ in its extensions
  • New Auto Rename option to restart counter on each new day
  • Added rename support for XMP sidecar files
  • Optionally update file timestamps after changing EXIF date/time
  • Sorting by date picture taken is now available in all views
  • Refined visual appearance of buttons and dialogs
  • Various fixes


  • Higher quality RAW thumbnails and fast preview
  • Page layout with RAW files is much faster using embedded preview images (optional)
  • Edit metadata of TIFF and CRW, DNG, NEF, PEF, JP2 formats
  • Added anthracite and black color schemes
  • Improved progress display on memory card transfer
  • Added description tag to the basic information panel
  • Clickable description and date/time fields in the basic information panel
  • Added crop marks option in the fixed photo size mode
  • Automatic activation of the multifolder mode
  • Improved thumbnail generation order
  • Separated options for Open Command and Double Click
  • Close viewer with double click
  • Removed useless Transpose and Transverse functions
  • Minor fixes


  • New: Lossless Crop feature
  • Increased RAW viewer speed
  • Faster Olympus ORF thumbnails
  • Added French language user interface
  • Last selected printer will be restored after program start
  • Fixed access violation when using the multifolder option
  • Minor fixes


  • Page margins and cell spacing can be defined as absolute cm or inch values
  • Changed spacing algorithm, outer spacing now same as inner spacing
  • Visible and clickable indication of defined page margins
  • Display of free image positions on the page
  • Better feedback while building page on screen
  • RAW viewer updated to support newer cameras (eg. Nikon D90)
  • Main window preview pane adapts to window resize


  • Major refinement of the layout options
  • New ‚Paper Save‘ layout option for maximum possible number of images on a page
  • Former dimension wizard replaced with dedicated ‚fixed cell size‘ layout mode
  • Added set of standard photo formats for the cell size mode
  • Cell footer labeling now with word wrap (in multiline mode)
  • Indication if a preset has been modified
  • Added file path to the list of cell macros
  • Support for image transparency
  • Remove image in layout window clears check mark in file list


  • New: left pane tree with favorites
  • Inclusion of folder shortcuts in the file list if subfolder option is checked
  • Repositioning of items in the file list by drag and drop for individual print order or rename sequence
  • New layout option to set rotate direction with „Rotate for best fit“ enabled
  • Minor improvements and fixes


  • Subfolders now included in the file list (optional)
  • New filter allows enabling of unsupported or hidden files and THM/WAV companions
  • Explorer context menu function included in the file popup menu
  • Displays size and date of selected subfolder in the basic information pane
  • Select All (Ctrl+A) now with double function, first selects files, second all elements
  • Added option to use embedded thumbnail for RAW preview
  • Added THM companionship with .3GP files (cell phone videos)
  • Added support for Sony .SR2 raw files
  • Added XMP keywords tag, available for file list, renaming and printing
  • Various improvements and fixes


  • New: function to remove XMP metadata from JPG files
  • Displays icon in basic information pane if file contains XMP data
  • Open file launches internal viewer if file has no association
  • ImageNumber tag made available for list view, auto rename and printing
  • Auto rename now allows to cut digits from original filename (see Filename Configuration -> Advanced)
  • Enabled F3 and F4 keys in main window to toggle on/off basic and advanced information
  • Description field now reads UserComment or XMP description if ImageDescription tag not present
  • Viewer optionally shows customizable description field if included in image
  • Mouse cursor in viewer becomes invisible if inactive


  • New: Change EXIF date/time in RAW files
  • New: Set EXIF date/time based on file timestamp
  • Now possible to set file created timestamp based on EXIF date/time (e.g. for iTunes)
  • Redate option in transfer now sets both created and modified timestamp
  • New transfer option to skip files already transferred
  • Metadata editor supports multiline Image Description tag
  • Tag conversion from UTF8 to ANSI characters
  • Fixed problems with the transfer dialog under Windows XP
  • Fixed zoom slider display with certain cameras
  • Minor improvements and fixes


  • Added file browser address bar with autocomplete feature
  • Added Back, Next and History functions
  • Loading of some RAW files slightly faster
  • Width and Height tags now recognized for all supported formats
  • New optional tag ‚Width x Height‘ with column sorting by number of pixels
  • Fixed sorting of ISO column
  • Fixed time lag for list update after auto rename
  • Presets are now saved per user
  • Layout with soft shadows about 30% faster
  • Fixed display of picture size if labels are within pictures
  • Fixed error when inserting page macro
  • Thumbnail cache and options now shared among all Picmeta applications
  • Improved administrator installation for other users


  • Added Photoshop PSD file support
  • Included mp4 files in browser and transfer
  • Auto rename of single file shows new name in the confirmation query
  • Revised preset handling prevents unintentional overwriting of layout presets
  • Open PSL file now restores correct page orientation
  • Fixed uneven size of enlarged images with „Grow to fill cell“ and shadows enabled
  • Fixed error when deleting preset


  • New: Editor for EXIF strings, single file and batch mode
  • New: General use of the orientation tag for viewing and printing makes manual or auto rotation almost obsolete
  • New: Thumbnail list now optionally uses embedded EXIF thumbnails for faster display
  • New: Auto rename now supports many more tags (see „More..“ button)
  • Update of EXIF thumbnail after image transformation
  • Tag editor allows to manually update or remove EXIF thumbnail
  • Added write protection check for remove/restore metadata
  • After transfer, file list is scrolled to show the last file transferred
  • Adjust EXIF date/time now also works if there is no EXIF header; it creates one based on the file modified date
  • More tags available for file list and report generator, same tags available as print macros
  • Added sequential number as print macro
  • Chars &,%,\ followed by whitespace will not be interpreted as macros any longer
  • Use correct camera white balance for RAW display
  • Click on page header or footer in print layout opens labeling dialogue
  • Fixed bug that could cause a black line below printed picture if „Grow to fill cell“ was enabled
  • Fixed restore columns in the picture information view
  • Fixed mouse cursor reset in the viewer when changing direction


  • New: Integrated PDF file creation
  • New: Album pages can be saved as image files
  • New: Layout with soft shadows
  • New: ‚Insert blank cell‘ makes layout even more flexible
  • New option for auto rename using file creation date
  • Transfer now preserves file creation date
  • New options to disable confirmation query and report for auto rename
  • Optimized Tab position in Advanced Information
  • Panasonic mts/m2ts files support for transfer and renaming
  • New option to enable/disable image preview during transfer
  • Transfer file progress bar more exact under Vista
  • Printing is faster and requires less resources, especially when printing small pictures
  • New print macro for file creation date
  • If psl-files are located in the same folder as the pictures, pictures will always be found even after moving or renaming the folder
  • Displays path names of broken links to pictures
  • Fixed update of marked pictures in the file browser after opening psl-file
  • Included Ascending/Descending option in menu View/Arrange By
  • Fixed bug that would cause sort column not restored correctly
  • Fixed crash when reading Pentax Makernote
  • Fixed bug that could cause crash if transfer was aborted
  • Fixed bug when transferring .wav files assigned to pictures files
  • Fixed: EXIF Date/Time would show file modification date after editing with some applications
  • Fixed: Floating point overflow error when reading metadata
  • Suppress display of unkown EXIF and makernote tags
  • Added Spanish as user interface language


  • Reading EXIF information in RAW files
  • Improved Makernote support (Canon, Fujifilm, Minolta, Nikon, Olympus, Sigma, Panasonic, Pentax, Sony)
  • Added report generator (enhanced former ‚picinfo.txt‘)
  • Quality tag in basic information replaced by ISO value
  • Auto rename does not produce value prefixes any longer, these can be put manually in the filename mask
  • Various bug fixes


  • Redesigned faster file browser
  • Realtime thumbnail resizing
  • Viewer supports many new file formats including RAW of almost any camera
  • Customizable columns in the picture information list view
  • Thumbnailing of video files using first frame
  • New transfer dialog with progress indicators and picture preview
  • Backup/restore metadata replaces ‚picinfo.txt‘, old picinfo.txt files can still be read
  • Added remove metadata feature
  • Last opened folder now correctly restores the virtual path (Desktop, My Documents, ..)
  • Restores correct window position on multi-monitor systems
  • Added option to reset or keep zoom in the viewer
  • Viewer options „grow to fill“ and „stretch“ now accessible as menu actions
  • Option to use the mouse wheel for zooming
  • Information display in the viewer now transparent by default
  • Removed option „trim edges“ for lossless transformation, is standard now
  • Several user interface changes and revised options dialog
  • Fixed: autorotate tried to rotate other files than .jpg
  • Fixed: when printing to PDF border lines could be erased by nearby text


  • RAW, CR2 and NEF files are transferred and displayed in the file list
  • NEF Thumbnails and picture information
  • THM-files linked with MPG
  • Unknown maker specific tags are no more displayed
  • Change EXIF-Date/Time now sets new day according to time adjustment
  • Fixed Zoom Definition did not work with some cameras
  • Fixed redate of write protected files
  • Minor GUI changes
  • PIE Studio added to registered AutoPlay applications for transfer and printing
  • Application now associated with .psl files


  • Added ‘Auto Rotate’ features for pictures from cameras with orientation sensor
  • Added ‘Reset Orientation tag’ feature for already rotated pictures
  • Added ‘Zoom Definition’ feature to enable zoom slider for all zoom cameras
  • Added mouse wheel support in fullscreen mode
  • Fixed file list flicker on file transfer


  • Advanced Information now displays full set of raw EXIF data
  • Support for maker specific EXIF tags
  • Added ‘change EXIF date/time’ feature
  • Text can be printed inside pictures
  • Minor GUI changes