- uPhoto Quick Viewer
- Preview I think this one is by Apple, but why is it not integrated with Finder? Now you must drag files or a folder to the tool if I understand correctly
Mac Annoyance - 3rd party Apps to cover short comings
It seems the answer to many of my claimed annoyances is to get a 3rd party application for the functionality I lack in Mac OS X. There seems to be a small industry for that!
This is not perfect situation, since this kind of applications often are close to the core of the OS / Windowing system, and hence can affect stability and consistency. It is also a risk for introducing hostile applications to your Mac.
Some Examples of apps that should not be necessary if Mac OS X had done a better job: