The Showfoto Handbook

Revision 5.4 (December 2016)

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Showfoto is a stand alone Photo Editor based on digiKam Image Editor. Showfoto is a part of digiKam project.


Table of Contents

1. Introduction
Background
About Showfoto
Reporting Bugs
Support
Getting Involved
Supported Image Formats
Introduction
Still Image Compression
JPEG
TIFF
PNG
PGF
RAW
2. The Showfoto sidebar
The Showfoto Right Sidebar
Introduction to the Right Sidebar
Properties
Metadata
Colors
Maps
Captions
Versions view
Filters
Tools view
3. Using Showfoto
Photographic Editing - Workflow
Image Editing/Workflow Tools
Processing RAW image files, RAW work-flow
Color editing tools
Image Enhancement
Image transformation tools
Adding decorative elements
Special Effects (Filters)
RAW File Treatment and Color Management
Introduction
More definitions about Color Management
The Color Space Connections
The Working Space
The sRGB color space
Calibrating and Profiling Your Monitor RGB
The Camera Profile and Raw File Development
The Profiles Point to Real Colors in the Real World
Printer Profiles with Rendering Intents and Soft-Proofing
Showfoto Map View
Map View
Showfoto Configuration
Introduction
Tooltip Settings
Metadata Settings
Editor Settings
Color Management Settings
Slide-Show Settings
Miscellaneous Settings
The Theme Setup
4. Acquire Images Tool
Scanner Selection
Main Dialog
Scanning
Scanning Multiple Selections
Help and Close
5. Geolocation Editor
Geolocation
The map
Edit Coordinates
The correlator
6. Presentation Tool
The Settings Dialog
Presentation Tool in Action
7. Metadata Editor
8. Menu Descriptions
The Image Editor
The File Menu
The Edit Menu
The Color Menu
The Enhance Menu
The Transform Menu
The Decoration Menu
The Effects Menu
The View Menu
The Settings Menu
The Help Menu
9. Credits and License