Microsoft Image Composer son of Altamira Composer
Definition of the Chinese (kanji) character is from The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary, 2d Revised Edition, Andrew N Nelson, Charles E Tuttle Co: Publishers, Rutland, VT
Microsoft's Picture It!, Image Composer's sister product, was aimed at the home photographer. Microsoft PhotoDraw 2000, was "son of" Image Composer and Picture It!, which incorporates geometric graphics into pixel graphics seamlessly. All three products were based on the composition-of-image-sprites model pioneered in Altamira Composer.