JASC, creator of the popular low-price image manuipulation package Paint Shop Pro, has shipped Media Center Plus 3 in the UK. The application is a multimedia cataloguing suite that can work with images (including thumbnailing), video and sound files.
Version 3 of the application can automate tasks such as image capture from TWAIN compatible devices (including scanners and digital cameras), posting to a Web site or printing in standard photo sizes. It can also now work with modern formats including MP3 and MPEG video. Albums of images can exported for sharing with collegues, and can also be used to create slideshows.
In line with Paint Shop Pro's high-spec, low-price image, Media Center will cost just £29.95 - with users of older versions able to upgrade for £14.95.