Ulead Systems, a subsidiary of Inter Video, announced the release of Ulead PhotoImpact 12, Ulead's flagship image-editing software. The latest version adds innovative features that allow beginners to immediately enjoy success in editing their digital photos and sharing images in creative projects. "PhotoImpact does so many things in such an uncomplicated way, once users get started, they never want to go back," said Steve Ro, Ulead chairman of InterVideo. "What we've done with this new version is open the door wider to enter the exciting world of digital imaging. We think users will find ExpressFix mode and the new photo projects invaluable additions to this award-winning product."