View photos, make fast edits, and create presentations with this sleek piece of software


  • Intuitive interface.
  • Includes an editor and format converter.
  • Wide format support.


  • Appearance is a little rudimentary.

FastStone Image Viewer is an image library that has a wide support of formats. From now on you won’t have any limits when it comes to managing your photos.

A top-notch viewer

FastStone Image Viewer has a simple interface with thumbnails so that you can preview the images before opening them. The main supported formats are JPEG, BMP, TIFF and ICO, but there’s also support for other types of files. In fact, it even supports RAW formats of various digital cameras, like Canon, Nikon, Mlnolta, Sony, and more.

The truth is that the best thing about FastStone Image Viewer is its interface. Despite it looking a little out of date, it feels very familiar to users. With a few clicks you can browse through image directories, view full screen, zoom in, and so on.

Better tools for your photos

Additionally, FastStone Image Viewer comes equipped with features for converting and editing photos in order to add any type of effect to your content and adapt them to the current format of your laptop. It has options to reduce the ‘noise’ of an images, get rid of red-eye, draw shapes, clone sections, and other retouching features that maintain the original quality of the photo.

FastStone Image Viewer also comes with a tool that lets you create photo presentations. It’s pretty simple to use, because it all you need to do is select the images you want, add music (the program supports MP3, WAV, and WMA), and there you have it. It even comes with a selection of 150 transitions, so that you can really polish the quality of the show. FastStone Image Viewer asks very little of you and offers a lot in exchange, resulting in a must-have program for your computer.

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Type Freeware

Version 6.5

Size 6.65 MB

Other versions

6.5 6.4 6.3 6.2 6.1