If, like millions of people on this planet, you spend hours every day with your nose buried in your computer, you probably already had to do a digital capture of your screen, for professional or personal reasons.
To perform such an operation, it is sufficient most of the time to press the famous "Print Screen" key on your keyboard. Unfortunately, this solution is not always suitable for all situations and in most cases is just a quick fix. So which third-party app should you use for editing a new screenshot, resizing it and then saving it in the correct format? Why send by email a full screen capture that is just too "heavy"? When you just need to take a screenshot of the notification area or the active window of your word processor.
With PicPick, must have screen capture app, you will never have to ask yourselves these questions again and you will become rapidly a true expert in the capture of your screen and other windows of all kinds thanks to its full range of tools and ease of use.
With its highly optimized options, PicPick is aimed at a wide range of users, from the professional designer who needs a powerful and practical tool to the novice secretary who uses screenshots occasionally for presentations, or even the player who wants to send screenshots of his exploits quickly and easily.
Available from the Windows taskbar, you can also have access to different functions of the app via keyboard shortcuts which are completely customizable. The app even allows you to define the actions to be carried out in priority each time you make a screenshot.
This way you have many choices in different capture modes, you can capture the entire desktop, a window, a pop-up window, a scrolling window or only the active window. You can also capture only a region, a fixed region that you can select with a rectangle or freehand. An option even lets you repeat the last capture done.
Once your screenshot is done, it will automatically open (if you haven't already modified this option) in the integrated editor of the app and may be revised at leisure through the wealth of graphic accessories set at your disposal. You can not only crop, resize or rotate your screenshot, but you can also add some effects (invert colors, rasterize, sharpen, play with the brightness, contrast and color balance, saturation, etc.) for the experts among you there are many more tools, the publisher also put in the app a color palette, a pipette, a pixel ruler, a protractor as well as a whiteboard to draw directly on the screen.
You then only have to save your work to the desired format manually or according to rules that you have previously defined (filename, JPG, BMP, GIF or PNG format, directory, etc.)
PicPick has a myriad of options allowing you to automatically share your screenshots on the Net (on Imgur and Imageshack sites or social networks sites Facebook and Twitter), to transfer them via online hosting services (like Dropbox, Google Drive, Skydrive and Box) or FTP servers.
You are a fan of Microsoft products? PicPick has thought of everything, allowing you to insert a copy of your screenshot in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook or Skype.
You normally use a specific software for editing your work? Decide which software to open directly in PicPick.
In the office or at home, it will become child's play to make easily and simply screenshots thanks to the extensive range of tools and features that PicPick has. This application will prove essential on a daily basis in your "digital" life in the fast lane.
PicPick is user friendly and full of features for creating your image, suitable for software developers, graphic designers and home user. It is an all-in-one program that provides full-featured screen capture tool, intuitive image editor, color picker, color palette, pixel ruler, protractor, crosshair and even whiteboard. It has not only everything what you need, but it loads fast, sits quietly in the system tray until needed. This software is provided as freeware for only personal use. In this case, you are granted the right to use this program free of charge. Otherwise, you need to pay for a license for commercial use.