Category: Software

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

AKVIS HDRFactory 6.0

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

AKVIS HDRFactory 6.0 lets you create an HDR image from a series of shots or from one single photo. The latest version offers the new Pin Tool that lets you refine the result on certain areas, an improved HDRI mode, the enhanced Vignette option, various interface improvements, and other changes.

AKVIS HDRFactory 6.0 lets you create an HDR image from a series of shots or from one single photo. The latest version offers the new Pin Tool that lets you refine the result on certain areas, an improved HDRI mode, the enhanced Vignette option, various interface improvements, and other changes.

Friday, May 18, 2018

Get Skylum Aurora HDR 2018 for the Lowest Ever Price

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

During this weekend, use the coupon code PHOTOBLOG at Skylum to get Aurora HDR 2018 for only $69.00 for new users (reg. $99.00) or $29.00 for current owners of Aurora HDR 2017 (reg. $69.00). Sale prices include a $20.00 instant savings and a $10.00 coupon code discount. 
 
This is the lowest price we've ever seen for Aurora HDR 2018. We rated it “Highly Recommended” and described Aurora HDR 2018 as “an even more compelling option for HDR photography”.

During this weekend, use the coupon code PHOTOBLOG at Skylum to get Aurora HDR 2018 for only $69.00 for new users (reg. $99.00) or $29.00 for current owners of Aurora HDR 2017 (reg. $69.00). Sale prices include a $20.00 instant savings and a $10.00 coupon code discount. This is the…

Thursday, May 10, 2018

ON1 Photo RAW 2018.5 Coming this June

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

ON1 Photo RAW 2018.5 includes a massive boost in overall performance, fixes for user reported issues, and new key features such as LUTs and camera profiles. ON1 Photo RAW 2018.5 will be available this June.

ON1 Photo RAW 2018.5 includes a massive boost in overall performance, fixes for user reported issues, and new key features such as LUTs and camera profiles. ON1 Photo RAW 2018.5 will be available this June.

Monday, April 30, 2018

DxO Labs Files for Bankruptcy, Will Not Affect DxO PhotoLab or Nik Software Collection Customers

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

DxO Labs have issued a statement saying that they have chosen to file for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection. Despite this, the company is planning to release version 1.2 of DxO PhotoLab and a new version of the Nik Software Collection in June, following the process of restructuring the business.

DxO Labs have issued a statement saying that they have chosen to file for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection. Despite this, the company is planning to release version 1.2 of DxO PhotoLab and a new version of the Nik Software Collection in June, following the process of restructuring the business.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Insta360 Collaborates with Adobe to Simplify 360° Video Production

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

Insta360 has developed a new integration for Adobe Premiere Pro to complete every part of their 360° video post-production workflow. The free extension will be released during this quarter to users of Premiere Pro CC 2017 and later.

Insta360 has developed a new integration for Adobe Premiere Pro to complete every part of their 360° video post-production workflow. The free extension will be released during this quarter to users of Premiere Pro CC 2017 and later.

Friday, April 20, 2018

Capture One 11.1 Provides New Resource Hub, Expanded Camera Support and Improved Workflow

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

Capture One 11.1 is a new feature release to the industry’s premier RAW conversion and image editing software. Improved Styles and presets workflow, support for 11 new cameras, including Sony A7 Mk III and Fuji X-H1 and 10 new lenses, including Tamron lenses for both Nikon and Canon, and an all-new Resource Hub are among the latest updates.   

Capture One 11.1 is a new feature release to the industry’s premier RAW conversion and image editing software. Improved Styles and presets workflow, support for 11 new cameras, including Sony A7 Mk III and Fuji X-H1 and 10 new lenses, including Tamron lenses for both Nikon and Canon, and an…

Thursday, April 12, 2018

New Update to Luminar 2018 Offers Snappier Performance and 300 Improvements

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

Skylum Software today released the latest free update to Luminar 2018 which brings significant performance enhancements, improved RAW conversion and key-feature parity of Mac and Windows versions with Batch processing, Free Transform, and Flip and Rotate features on Windows.

Visit the Luminar web site to try it out for free, and remember to use coupon code "PHOTOBLOG" to save $10/£9 on the asking price.

Skylum Software today released the latest free update to Luminar 2018 which brings significant performance enhancements, improved RAW conversion and key-feature parity of Mac and Windows versions with Batch processing, Free Transform, and Flip and Rotate features on Windows. Visit the Luminar web site to try it out for free…

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

​DaVinci Resolve 15 from ​Blackmagic Design

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

DaVinci Resolve 15 fully integrates visual effects and motion graphics, adds even more audio tools plus hundreds of new features and improvements that editors and colorists have asked for. A public beta of DaVinci Resolve 15 will be available today and for immediate download from the Blackmagic Design website.

DaVinci Resolve 15 fully integrates visual effects and motion graphics, adds even more audio tools plus hundreds of new features and improvements that editors and colorists have asked for. A public beta of DaVinci Resolve 15 will be available today and for immediate download from the Blackmagic Design website.

Monday, April 9, 2018

Final Cut Pro X Update Introduces ProRes RAW Format

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

Final Cut Pro 10.4.1 introduces a groundbreaking format from Apple, ProRes RAW, which combines the visual and workflow benefits of RAW video with the performance of ProRes.

Final Cut Pro 10.4.1 will be available on April 9 as a free update for existing users, and for $299.99 (US) for new users on the Mac App Store.

Final Cut Pro 10.4.1 introduces a groundbreaking format from Apple, ProRes RAW, which combines the visual and workflow benefits of RAW video with the performance of ProRes.Final Cut Pro 10.4.1 will be available on April 9 as a free update for existing users, and for $299.99 (US) for new users…

Thursday, March 29, 2018

MAGIX Software Photostory Premium VR

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

Photostory Premium VR from MAGIX Software is its first virtual reality software. The program includes an extensive set of VR functions, the full functionality of Photostory Deluxe and numerous additional effects. Photostory Premium VR costs £109.99.

MAGIX has also announced Photostory Premium VR 365 which is a subscription service that allows users to enjoy all of the professional features of Photostory Premium VR for a low monthly fee.

Photostory Premium VR from MAGIX Software is its first virtual reality software. The program includes an extensive set of VR functions, the full functionality of Photostory Deluxe and numerous additional effects. Photostory Premium VR costs £109.99.MAGIX has also announced Photostory Premium VR 365 which is a subscription service that allows…

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Zoner Photo Studio X Spring Update

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

Zoner Photo Studio X's Spring Update includes new presets and a major speedup to RAW file loading. The full version of the program is available to download and try free for 30 days at www.zoner.com.

Zoner Photo Studio X's Spring Update includes new presets and a major speedup to RAW file loading. The full version of the program is available to download and try free for 30 days at www.zoner.com.

Monday, March 12, 2018

NeoFinder DAM Tool Now Supports Affinity Photo and Affinity Designer Files

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

The NeoFinder DAM tool can now set keywords, ratings, descriptions and many more text fields for Affinity Photo and Affinity Designer files. A free NeoFinder demo version can be downloaded from the NeoFinder website, the price for new users starts at 29,00 (EUR).

The NeoFinder DAM tool can now set keywords, ratings, descriptions and many more text fields for Affinity Photo and Affinity Designer files. A free NeoFinder demo version can be downloaded from the NeoFinder website, the price for new users starts at 29,00 (EUR).

Thursday, March 1, 2018

ON1 Photo RAW 2018.1 Update Now Available

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

ON1 Photo RAW 2018.1 is the first major free update to Photo RAW 2018, a photo editor designed by photographers for photographers. Version 2018.1 includes image quality enhancements, performance improvements, and key features to optimize the photographer’s workflow.

ON1 Photo RAW 2018.1 is the first major free update to Photo RAW 2018, a photo editor designed by photographers for photographers. Version 2018.1 includes image quality enhancements, performance improvements, and key features to optimize the photographer’s workflow.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Get the Ultimate Photography Bundle for Just $97!

Mark Goldstein | Technique , Software
thumbnail

Ever been hesitant to print out your photos or even post your latest capture of your kid on Instagram, because you’re not exactly proud of them? (Even if you’re so proud of the people in front of your lens?)

Then I have really good news: Photography is simply a skill, so that means you can learn and get better at it!

If you want a shortcut to photos you’ll be proud to share, you need to check out something called the Ultimate Photography Bundle.

What will this investment in a meaningful skill cost you? To take better photos that preserve those special moments, to organize (and edit!) the photos you do have, and even to earn an income from your photography (if that’s your desire), you can pick up this bundle worth over $5,000 for just $97. It contains 26 ebooks, 21 ecourses, 1 membership site, and 10 tools worth $5,030.63.

But you have to act fast — at a price like this, they can only offer it for five days! Go get yours here

Don’t forget — the bundle goes off sale on Friday, March 2nd at 11:59 p.m. EST.

And if you’re still on the fence, there’s really no risk in getting it because they’ve got a full 30-day happiness guarantee.

Ever been hesitant to print out your photos or even post your latest capture of your kid on Instagram, because you’re not exactly proud of them? (Even if you’re so proud of the people in front of your lens?) Then I have really good news: Photography is simply a skill…

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

VEGAS Movie Studio 15

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

VEGAS Movie Studio 15 is the most powerful two-in-one solution for video and audio editing in its segment. 4k video editing and hardware acceleration improvements (support for Nvidia and Intel's Quick Sync Video) bring top-level standards of video excellence and speed, whilst the new HEVC support allows users to significantly compress large video content while maintaining perfect quality. For beginners, a Quick Start dashboard has been added to guide with step-by-step instructions for video production, making it even easier to get started. Pricing for VEGAS Movie Studio 15 starts at £39.99.

VEGAS Movie Studio 15 is the most powerful two-in-one solution for video and audio editing in its segment. 4k video editing and hardware acceleration improvements (support for Nvidia and Intel's Quick Sync Video) bring top-level standards of video excellence and speed, whilst the new HEVC support allows users to significantly…

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Lightroom Classic CC v7.2

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

Lightroom Classic CC v7.2 has just been released. This version offers faster performance on machines with 12 GB of RAM or more, when you import and export photos, move between photos in Loupe view, or create HDR images and panoramas. 

Lightroom Classic CC v7.2 has just been released. This version offers faster performance on machines with 12 GB of RAM or more, when you import and export photos, move between photos in Loupe view, or create HDR images and panoramas. 

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Aurora HDR 2018 1.1.3

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

Version 1.1.3 of Aurora HDR 2018 brings new and improved features for both MAC and Windows users.

Version 1.1.3 of Aurora HDR 2018 brings new and improved features for both MAC and Windows users.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Luminar 2018 Version 1.1.1 for MAC and Windows

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

Version 1.1.1 of Luminar 2018 for MAC and Windows has been released today. The free 1.1.1 update includes numerous features enhancements and bug fixes for the Windows and Mac versions.

Version 1.1.1 of Luminar 2018 for MAC and Windows has been released today. The free 1.1.1 update includes numerous features enhancements and bug fixes for the Windows and Mac versions.

Transfer Smartphone Photos to Your Computer with ScanTransfer

Mark Goldstein | Camera Phones , Software
thumbnail

ScanTransfer (https://ScanTransfer.net) is a free Windows desktop software program which enables users to transfer photos and videos from their smart phones to a computer or laptop.

ScanTransfer (https://ScanTransfer.net) is a free Windows desktop software program which enables users to transfer photos and videos from their smart phones to a computer or laptop.

Monday, January 29, 2018

Create Narrated Videos With StoryPix

Mark Goldstein | Software
thumbnail

StoryPix enables users to create short narrated videos quickly and easily. After taking a photo or uploading an image, users can add text and voice description as the software zooms into elements of the photo, easily saving and sharing the final product with as many people as they like.

StoryPix enables users to create short narrated videos quickly and easily. After taking a photo or uploading an image, users can add text and voice description as the software zooms into elements of the photo, easily saving and sharing the final product with as many people as they like.