Contact sheet and preview

Color management in Photo Mechanic
We recommend calibrating your monitor before working with color management. Photo Mechanic uses the system monitor profile to display color using ICC (Inter...
How to customize thumbnail labels in contact sheets
In addition to showing the filename, you can add up to three labels to your thumbnail previews in contact sheets. Use the power of variables to display usef...
Printing from Photo Mechanic
The print dialog in Photo Mechanic allows you to print both contact sheets and individual proofs. You can also use variables to customize the captions on yo...
Playing and moving sounds
If your camera can record sounds, the sounds are digitized on your camera as a .WAV file with the same file name as the photo. If your photo has a sound fil...
Sorting and arranging photos in the contact sheet
You can sort your photos in contact sheets in multiple ways. Use the dropdown menu to choose your preferred sorting method. Most sorting methods use the p...
How to export video clips
You can save time in Photo Mechanic by extracting and exporting shorter clips from your longer video files.  Note: Video playback - and the features ...
Rendering RAW previews on Photo Mechanic with Adobe DNG Converter
Photo Mechanic is a RAW previewer. When you open a Contact Sheet with RAW, you will see the embedded raw preview.  RAW rendering is handled throug...
View Menu: Refresh vs Rescan
What is the difference between "Refresh" and "Rescan" in the View menu in Photo Mechanic?  Refresh: Refreshes the display of the C...