Helicon Photo Safe is all-in-one solution for image management. We made it completely FREE! Download the current version here. Its facilities include:Categorization of images which is similar to creation of virtual folders or assigning tagsEncryptiondecryption of images in safesImage rating that can be used for grouping sorting filtering or searchEditing of IPTC fields (title caption copyright location etc)Very handy two-panels layout like in Total CommanderViewing of EXIF fileds and hystogramLossless image rotationImport of images from a camera or another device with Helicon Importer toolFull screen image viewer and slideshow toolIntegrated CDDVD burnerImage search by flexible criteriaImage grouping by calendar datesAbility to work with a huge number of images where other image managers would crashThe unique features of Photo Safe among other image management software are:The functionality called safes allows encrypting and decrypting secret images on your computer. Images remain in their initial location but become not-viewable for all other programs. Encryption can be done with three diferent algorithms which differ in complexity and speed. One of the options is a password protected ZIP archiving. All safes are password protected. Read more about safes here.The unique two panels layout allows handy drag-and-drop operations between folders and categories and prohotvide better overview: you see images from two folders or categories at once. This layout is borrowed from popular file managers like Total Commander Far etc.Photo Safe can make your image management process more simple elegant and professional. It is integrated with Helicon Filter - the software for image editing. The two programs are good companions for image management plus image editing - all from one vendor Helicon Soft.