Jan 13, 2005

Linspire Offers Improved Photo Management Tool

By TechWeb News
Linux developer Linspire Inc. unveiled Wednesday a new version of Lphoto, an open source digital photo management tool that is available in several different Linux versions and is compatible with many popular digital cameras.

Lphoto 2.0 contains tools for importing, re-touching, managing and sharing digital photos as well as advanced features including album-to-CD and album-to-DVD functionality. The release also has options to create MP3 soundtracks on custom DVD slide shows.

"The improvements to Lphoto give Linux desktop users and digital camera owners a Linux photo management tool with advanced features comparable to the photo programs on other operating systems," said Michael Robertson, Linspire CEO, in a statement.

Available for different Linux versions including Linspire, MandrakeSoft, Xandros, Debian, SuSE and Knoppix, the program has a single plug and play feature that enables users to interface with many digital cameras.
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