Contact Sheet and Preview

Viewing 2-Up previews

To review, rate and crop photos side-by-side (2-up) use the preview window. From the preview window, select either horizontal or vertical orientation (keyboard shortcuts "h" and "v.") Select images to com...

How to view video thumbnails and previews on Windows

In order to view video thumbnails and previews in Photo Mechanic 6 on Windows, you need to install GStreamer, a free application. (In previous versions of Photo Mechanic, this was handled by QuickTime for Windo...

How to crop a photo

Photo Mechanic applies a non-destructive crop to photos, meaning that the original version of the photo is still available when you export cropped versions. You can find the crop tools in the side panel of th...

How to rotate a photo

You can rotate the appearance of photos in the contact sheet or preview window by using the arrow buttons. You can also select and rotate multiple photos through the Image menu. Rotations in Photo Mechanic a...

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