Version 6 of Photo Mechanic is available

Version 6 of Photo Mechanic media browser is shipping now. The long-awaited update is a 64-Bit application and offers a 2 to 3 times increase in viewing speed. Other new features include support for fullscreen viewing, ingesting from a selection, improved crop and slide show tools and the option of uploading to Dropbox and Facebook.

Photo Mechanic 6 is available now priced at $139. There is a free 30-day trial available and upgrades for eligible owners of previous versions at $89.

Camer Bits has also announced that purchasers of Photo Mechanic 6 will also be invited to a public beta of their catalog feature add on when it is released on 2 April.

Press release

Hello everyone,

We are pleased to announce the first release of Photo Mechanic 6 for macOS and Windows.

On macOS, Photo Mechanic 6 requires Mac OS X 10.10 or higher If you are using a Mac with macOS 10.9.5 or older, you will need to upgrade to macOS 10.10 or higher to use Photo Mechanic 6.

On Windows, Photo Mechanic 6, requires a 64-bit edition of Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10. If you are using Windows Vista, XP, NT, 2000, ME, 98 or 95, you will need to upgrade to Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10 to use Photo Mechanic 6.

Version Information

Version 6.0 (Initial Release) Build 2725


Code Replacement improvements:

New Render Cache:

New metadata variables:

Crop tool improvements:

Slideshow improvements:

Find and Replace panel improvements:

Find panel improvements: