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ArcSoft Demonstrates Three Most Popular Digital Imaging Software at PIE Japan

Featuring software for editing, managing and stitching digital photos

— 3/19/2008 — Tokyo, Japan —

ArcSoft, Inc is demonstrating three of its most popular imaging applications, ArcSoft Digital Darkroom, ArcSoft Panorama Maker 4 Pro, and ArcSoft PhotoBase Pro this week in East Hall 5, Booth C-47, at PIE Japan 2008 in cooperation with Jungle, Japan's leading retail software developer and publisher.

Digital Darkroom allows non-destructive editing on JPG, TIFF and RAW files. It offers professionals and enthusiasts a complete set of enhancement tools and export options inside a thoughtfully-designed user interface.

Panorama Maker 4 Pro enables users to automatically stitch several photos together to form horizontal, vertical, 360, or tile (4x4) panoramic masterpieces. The end result can be exported to various file formats, including dynamic, interactive files (QuickTime, HTML) for sharing on the internet.

PhotoBase Pro is a powerful management program which allows users to organize their media files by ratings, geo-tagging and convenient calendar view. It also offers creative templates for users to get creative with their media. Media can be shared via prints, email or popular websites such as YouTube.

"Japan is no doubt one of the most aggressive markets for digital imaging," said Minoru Tomijima, ArcSoft Vice President and General Manager of Japan Operations. "Working with Jungle, our aim is to bring the best software to Japanese consumers. The three digital imaging titles we are demonstrating at PIE speak for our goal."

"We are delighted to be cooperating with ArcSoft to introduce these three digital imaging titles at PIE 2008." Said Ms. Akiko Takata, President & CEO of Jungle, Inc. "Japanese consumers are very sophisticated, they always look for the best features with the highest quality. By working closely with ArcSoft, we will continue offering the best products to meet customers expectations and to establish ArcSoft as the most trusted brand."

ArcSoft Digital Darkroom is a non-destructive digital photo editor for JPG, TIFF and RAW documents; ArcSoft Panorama Maker 4 Pro turns a regular camera into a wide-lens monster by stitching photos into panorama masterpieces; ArcSoft PhotoBase Pro is a powerful management program which allows users to organize, create and share their media. The products are available for purchase in the Japanese market through Jungle at

*ArcSoft Digital Darkroom and ArcSoft PhotoBase Pro are only available in the Japanese Market.

About ArcSoft

ArcSoft, Inc. is an industry leading software developer of multimedia technologies and applications across desktop and embedded platforms. Working closely with OEM manufacturers, ArcSoft offers imaging and video solutions that enhance the features, performance, and user experience of mobile phones, digital cameras, optical drives, personal computers, and consumer electronics. Visit

About Jungle

Jungle is Japan's leading integrated publisher of consumer package software, a business model unique to the Japanese market. With its extensive and sophisticated market research, Jungle then keeps sharp eyes on the technological and market developments to identify market opportunities. Jungle develops specifications of software programs in demand, outsources programming, and like a book publisher, Jungle designs packages, markets, sells and supports its software products. For further details, visit

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