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XnRetro - vintage camera effects on your Linux Mint

There are many similar applications allowing you to edit your photos, but XnRetro is one of the most easy to use compared to Instagram: you simply choose the image and the effect you want to apply (if you want, you can use several at once) and immediately see the preview. You can save the image or send it to sites like Facebook, Flickr, Picasa...

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Setup latest version into Linux Mint:

Need to download the archive from the official website and extract in a convenient place.
Or you can use a single command, which will download and extract the program to your home directory.

cd /tmp && wget -c http://download.xnview.com/XnRetro-linux.tgz && cd && tar xvzf /tmp/XnRetro-linux.tgz

Run the program using the file xnretro.sh

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To install XnRetro in your Launcher menu, change the pathname of xnview's folder in XnRetro.desktop (Exec & Icon) and move it to /usr/share/applications

XnRetro - vintage camera effects on your Linux desktop

Open a terminal in the program folder and run the command

sudo cp XnRetro.desktop /usr/share/applications

Now check the icon in your menu

XnRetro - vintage camera effects on your Linux desktop

Good Luck!!!

20-05-2015, 06:17
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