Category: Software Reviews

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Filter Forge 6 Review

Amy Davies | Software Reviews
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Filter Forge 6 is a powerful Photoshop plugin that generates textures, creates visual effects, enhances photos, and processes images. The main new feature in ths release is full 64-bit version to offer gains in performance and stability. Read our Filter Forge 6 review to find out if it's worth a look...

Monday, November 21, 2016

Cyberlink PhotoDirector 8 Ultra Review

Amy Davies | Software Reviews
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PhotoDirector 8 Ultra is the latest version of Cyberlink's affordable photo editing software. Read our in-depth PhotoDirector 8 Ultra review now to find out if it's a viable alternative to Paint Shop Pro and Photoshop Elements...

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

MacPhun Luminar Review

Amy Davies | Software Reviews
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MacPhun Luminar is a brand new photo editor for Mac users. Designed to be as simple or as complicated as you want to make it, is Luminar the best photo editor for every photographer, regardless of their editing ability? Read our expert MacPhun Luminar review to find out...

Monday, October 3, 2016

RadLab Review

Amy Davies | Software Reviews
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RadLab is a Photoshop/Lightroom plugin that combines intuitive browsing, gorgeous effects and a lightning-fast processing engine to bring you the cutting edge in image editing. 80 different effects are included and you can create and save your own custom recipes. Read our RadLab review to find out if it's essential software for photographers...

Friday, September 16, 2016

Corel Paintshop Pro X9 Review

Mark Goldstein | Software Reviews
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Corel PaintShop Pro X9 is the latest version of the affordable photo-editing suite. What new features does it add, and can it still challenge Adobe Photoshop? Read our in-depth Corel PaintShop Pro X9 review to find out...

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Cascable Review

Amy Davies | Software Reviews
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Cascable is a remote control app for Apple devices that works with 50 different Wi-Fi enabled cameras from Canon, Nikon, Olympus and Sony. It provides full remote control over your camera, as well as copying and exporting full resolution photos, including raw files. Is Cascable a viable alternative to the free apps from the camera manufacturers? Read our in-depth Cascable review to find out...

Monday, June 20, 2016

Corel AfterShot Pro 3 Review

Matt Grayson | Software Reviews
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Corel AfterShot Pro 3 is a speedy RAW photo-editing software program. Read our Corel AfterShot Pro 3 review now to find out if it's a realistic alternative to Adobe Lightroom...

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

MacPhun FX Photo Studio Review

Amy Davies | Software Reviews
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MacPhun FX Photo Studio allows you to apply high quality photo filters and photo effects to your images. Does it offer enough to stand out from the crowd? Read our MacPhun FX Photo Studio review to find out...

JPEG Mini Pro Review

Amy Davies | Software Reviews
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Using patented image optimization technology, JPEG Mini Pro reduces the file size of your photos significantly (up to 80%), while preserving their full resolution and quality. Read our JPEG Mini Pro review to find out if those claims hold true...

Macphun Filters for Photos Review

Amy Davies | Software Reviews
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MacPhun Filters for Photos is a free software program for applying creative filters to your photos. Read our MacPhun Filters for Photos review to find out if it's worth taking for a spin...

Monday, April 25, 2016

Macphun Tonality Review

Amy Davies | Software Reviews
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MacPhun Tonality is a software program for creating professional black and white images. Read our MacPhun Tonality review to find out if it's worth the £35 asking price...

Monday, March 7, 2016

Filter Forge 5.0 Review

Matt Grayson | Software Reviews
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Filter Forge 5 is a Photoshop plugin that generates textures, creates visual effects, enhances photos, and processes images. Read our Filter Forge 5 review to find out if it's an essential tool for photographers...

Monday, January 25, 2016

Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 11 Review

Matt Grayson | Software Reviews
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Xara Photo & Graphics Designer 11 is an affordable creative design and photo editing software application. Xara claims that it's "simply the most advanced photo and graphics editing tool available, for the money" - read our in-depth Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 11 review now to find out if that's true...

Zoner Photo Studio 18 Review

Matt Grayson | Software Reviews
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Zoner Photo Studio 18 is an all-in-one photo editor, covering everything from downloading onto your computer to editing and sharing, all in one place. Can it compete with the likes of Paint Shop Pro and Adobe Photoshop Elements? Read our Zoner Photo Studio 18 review to find out.

Alien Skin Exposure X Review

Matt Grayson | Software Reviews
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Exposure X is a digital imaging app that helps photographers quickly organize, edit, and enhance their photos. Exposure X streamlines routine tasks and gives photographers a rich set of software tools for developing beautiful photos. Read our Alien Skin Exposure X review to find out if it deserves a place in your photography workflow...

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Adobe Premiere Elements 14 Review

Vincent Oliver | Software Reviews
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Premiere Elements 14 is the latest version of Adobe's affordable video editor for consumers. New features include 4K video editing, new and professional-looking motion titles, a selective-colour mode and slow-motion effects with enhanced guidance. Adobe Premiere Elements 14 is available now for Windows and Mac for $99.99 / £79.99 - Vincent Oliver finds out if it's worth upgrading...

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

ACDSee Ultimate 9 Review

Matt Grayson | Software Reviews
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ACDSee Ultimate 9 is a new photo editing and management software program. ACDSee Ultimate 9 combines layers, image editing and management tools with new GPU-accelerated adjustment layers, support for 4k monitors, improved lens correction, a chronological view of your entire photo collection, tools for tracking and returning to various adjustments, as well as applying them to other sets of images, and much more. Read our in-depth ACDSee Ultimate 9 review now...

Aurora HDR Review

Jon Canfield | Software Reviews
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Aurora HDR is a new software program for creating better HDR images. Co-developed byMacphun and Trey Ratcliff, the world’s most renowned HDR photographer, Aurora HDR promises "a completely new photo editing experience". Jon Canfield takes it for a test drive in our in-depth Aurora HDR review...

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Adobe Photoshop Elements 14 Review

Vincent Oliver | Software Reviews
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Photoshop Elements 14 is the 2015 version of Adobe's affordable image editor for consumers. New features include a camera shake compensation function, a Haze Removal tool, enhanced Guided Edits, a friendlier Quick Edit mode and more precise selections. Adobe Photoshop Elements 14 is available now for Windows and Mac for $99.99 / £79.99 - Vincent Oliver finds out if it's worth upgrading...

Monday, September 28, 2015

MacPhun Intensify Pro Review

Amy Davies | Software Reviews
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MacPhun Intensify Pro is a software app that applies HDR effects to your images, as well as providing a number of other key adjustments. Available as standalone and as a plug-in to Adobe Photoshop, Photoshop Elements and Lightroom, is MacPhun Intensify Pro a must-buy? Read our MacPhun Intensify Pro review to find out...