pcdMagic converts Kodak Photo CD images into JPEG, TIFF or DNG files. It runs on Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard) or later on either Intel or PowerPC based systems.
NEW: pcdMagic is now fully Retina display enabled and OS X Yosemite compatible
If you have PCD format files and you want to see them looking the way they did when you took the photo, you need pcdMagic. pcdMagic doesn't convert hundreds or thousands of different image formats - it converts just one format, the Kodak Photo CD format, exactly right, giving you your images back, just like you remember them:
NDSR Boston choses pcdMagic. NDSR Boston recently performed a very detailed comparison of the various options for converting Photo CD images. While the comparison is very detailed, complete with histograms, color comparisons, etc, the result was simple - to quote from NDSR Boston, "pcdMagic is our tool of choice". You can read the whole comparison here.
Looking for a Windows version of pcdMagic? pcdMagic for Windows lives here: pcdMagic for Windows