picasa logo2 Essential Photos & Video Free Windows DownloadsPicasa’s indexes your computer’s pictures and makes them a snap to flick through, lightly edit without a degree, and share through email or uploading to Picasa Web Albums (or an add-on button). Most important of all, it makes importing pictures from any digital camera a lot more intuitive than ’ own process.

vlc logo Essential Photos & Video Free Windows DownloadsVLC – Got a video or audio file to play? VLC probably plays it. Don’t like how naggy and heavy-running Windows Media Player is? VLC is lighter. Want it free, working on any system, and have it show album art from your tracks? Done and done.