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The Pinnacle Studio 10 suite of image-editing programs is now optimized for HD editing and Web sharing. The update offers new tools for better managing files and scenes captured by digital cameras, hard drive camcorders and DVD camcorders. The interface has been adjusted to better fill widescreen display resolutions. Enhancements were also made to the Pinnacle Studio Album navigation and browse tools. List Price: Starts at $69. Contact: Pinnacle Systems, (800) 293-2948, www.pinnaclesys.com.
Share photos, notes and maps with family and friends in seconds by creating an online travelogue with Tripdiary. The free Website allows you to attach multiple photos and video clips, record voice narration and set the location and map view of each diary entry using Google Maps. Contact: Tripdiary, www.tripdiary.com.
Don't let the rigor of travel wear on your laptop. The Pelican 1080 HardBack Case is a crush-proof, watertight case built to protect 13-inch laptops. The high-impact, heat- and chemical-resistant shell is designed to hold up in the harshest conditions, while the shock-absorbing, plush-foam inner liner won't scratch your laptop. A built-in Gore-Tex® membrane keeps moisture out and balances pressure. List Price: $99. Contact: Pelican Products, (800) 473-5422, www.pelican.com.
Color-correcting your photos is sometimes as simple as previewing two images side by side and choosing the best-looking option. PhotoTune Software's 20/20 Color MD is a Photoshop plug-in that uses a Color Wizard with thousands of possibilities for fixing color. The software tool finds the best solution for each of your images in about 15 seconds. Along with dynamic color range, the software features 16-bit compatibility, new color-correction algorithms and interface shortcuts. List Price: $49. Contact: PhotoTune, www.phototune.com.
Recover data from flash memory devices with eProvided. The USB and digital image-recovery company offers a unique way of getting data back by replacing damaged circuits on the device's internal board and touts a success rate of more than 90 percent. The recovered data is delivered to you via CD-ROM, DVD, hard drive or download in 12 to 24 hours or less. List Price: Varies. Contact: eProvided, .