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I'm spoiled by FastStone on the PC. I'm looking for decent freeware/shareware for Mac OS X that will allow basic photo editing, particularly something that lets me pick a crop size or aspect ratio by entering in numbers rather than just a freehand crop (I need to make sure it's 8.5"x11" aspect ratio).

Any suggestions?

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I've liked what I used of Acorn before my trial ran out, and it has the functionality you are looking for.

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If you're using iPhoto to manage your photos it does offer the ability to crop using a specific aspect ratio when you choose Edit.

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one of these days I will try out iPhoto (came w/ my mac!) -- I'm just a little leery until I can make sure I can use it w/o copying or moving all my photos into a different set of folders. – Jason S Aug 21 '09 at 10:58
@Jason S: Your question from last month says that it's doable without messing with your folders:… – Chealion Aug 21 '09 at 21:35
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Never mind, I figured out how to do it in Gimp.

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