Econ Technologies is spreading the spirit of romance this Valentine's Day with a series of free Valentine templates for its Portraits and Prints application.

Portraits and Prints is an image-enhancement and printing solution for Mac OS X. It offers brightness, contrast, sharpness and saturation tools, as well as intelligent red-eye reduction. It also offers the capacity to Export, email or save any image modification directly into iPhoto.

The company is preparing an update for the application, which it will release over the next two weeks. This will offer twenty new features, including improved template selection and management, increased performance, extraction and display of EXIF data, renaming photos held in catalogues, the capacity to export cropped images and the ability to link directly with Web-based images. The release is free to existing customers.

The Valentine template are available from the company's Web site.

Portraits and Prints costs $20.