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Picasa for Mac

Catalog, edit, share for free: Picasa also organizes the largest collection of images

With Picasa, Google presents a solution for the management of digital images. Picasa is considered to be the leading image management software that has all the important tools: import from Mac, organize, edit, share via Picasa Web, Google+, etc. The download link leads to the Picasa website, as Softonic is not allowed to offer a direct download.

Comprehensive tools for image management

For photo lovers, Picasa is one of the leading software solutions for cataloging the picture collection or for editing and sharing photos.

Picasa imports pictures directly from Mac. The software scans selected folders and syncs them as soon as Picasa starts up. You don't need more to import images.

Picasa automatically catalogs images as they are imported. The albums contain the folder name in which the images were saved. Drag'n'Drop to move pictures from one album to another. To further catalog the images, tags are added to each image. Such tags are, for example, the location of the photo or the names of the people depicted.

Picasa doesn't take on professional photo editing software, but the program does have some basic editing functions: cropping, aligning, red-eye correction, contrast settings, and a selection of filters.

Picasa offers other functions with which you can create posters, photo montages, a screen saver or short films. Picasa displays the result in the external image viewer. Alternatively, you can share the projects via various platforms such as the Picasa web application, Google+, your own blog or by email.

Other useful options: Picasa recognizes duplicates and empty albums. The software provides images with a geotag and compresses them when they are saved.

Intuitive use even for inexperienced users

Due to the logical structure and easy handling of Picasa, the software is also suitable for beginners. The best example of this is the image editing features. The intuitive user interface offers instant access to all functions. The help function supports less experienced users.

Conclusion: all-in-one solution for every photographer

With Picasa, Google presents the ideal solution for organizing collections of images, editing photos and sharing them with friends. The easy-to-understand structure of Picasa is particularly useful for inexperienced photographers, especially if they are already working with other Google products.

The software download is no longer available. Google Photos is an alternative.

The current version of the program extends the software to include integration in Google+ and enables photos to be shared with friends.

Share with Google+ circles

Upload the Picasa tags to Google+

new photo effects

Edit photos side by side

Changes

  • The current version of the program extends the software to include integration in Google+ and enables photos to be shared with friends.

    Share with Google+ circles

    Upload the Picasa tags to Google+

    new photo effects

    Edit photos side by side