Posts Tagged ‘photo editing software’

Adobe Updates Creative Cloud, Giving Photoshop New Powers

Posted by on Tuesday June 21, 2016 | Photo Gear, Photo Manipulation

Adobe is updating a number of its Creative Cloud apps today, including Photoshop, giving them a speed boost and several new features. Among the new goodies in Photoshop is the previously teased Content-Aware Crop, which automatically fills in the gaps when you rotate or expand a canvas beyond the original image size. A new Face-Aware Liquify feature uses the... More

ON1 Readies RAW Image Processor for Fall

Posted by on Tuesday April 26, 2016 | Photo Manipulation

ON1 is the latest software developer to woo RAW shooters with the promise of greater speed and catalog-free non-destructive editing. The company announced a new software app, ON1 Photo RAW, which will be released in the fall. It will be the successor to the company’s current flagship editor, ON1 Photo 10. Photo RAW is a non-destructive... More

Nik Software Is Now Free

Posted by on Thursday March 24, 2016 | Business, Photo Manipulation

Google announced today that it was making the Nik Collection desktop software plugins available to users for free. The bundle includes Analog Efex Pro, Color Efex Pro, Silver Efex Pro, Viveza, HDR Efex Pro, Sharpener Pro and Dfine. If you purchased the Nik Collection in 2016, you will receive a full refund. Google bought Nik software in... More

ACD Systems Looks to Streamline Photo Workflows with ACDSee Ultimate 8

Posted by on Thursday December 11, 2014 | Uncategorized

Fast on the heels of the fall launch of ACDSee Pro 8, ACD Systems is out with another title, Ultimate 8, that merges sophisticated image management and organization tools with a layered photo editor. The company is taking aim at Lightroom and Photoshop users, arguing that its $149 software centralizes what Adobe breaks up into two separate programs.... More

DxO ViewPoint 2 Software Announced, Enhances Distortion Correction Tools

Posted by on Wednesday September 25, 2013 | Uncategorized

 DxO just updated its ViewPoint perspective and distortion correction software. Version 2 features a new 8-point mode that, using 4 independent lines, allows users to more precisely  correct convergent lines. In conjunction with the new mode, DxO has also added a one-click “natural” option to adjust the intensity of those corrections. ViewPoint 2 also draws... More

Corel Announces PaintShop Pro X6

Posted by on Thursday August 22, 2013 | Photo Gear, Photo Manipulation

Corel just announced the latest versions of its image-editing software, PaintShop Pro X6 and PaintShop Pro X6 Ultimate, as well as Photo & Video Suite X6. Don’t go rushing to the Corel site yet. It’s a two-stage release: Today’s release is available to current users only; everyone else will have to wait for the global... More

Google Deeply Cuts Price for Nik Plug-in Suite

Posted by on Monday March 25, 2013 | Photo Gear, Photo Manipulation

Perhaps making up for the controversy it created when it discontinued the Snapseed Desktop app, Google today announced a significant price cut for the Nik plug-in suite. The Nik plug-ins have long been popular with photographers looking to expand the power of Photoshop, Aperture or Lightroom. Previously these plug-ins were in the $100-200 range with... More