Mac users, we're pleased to announce Macphun's all-in-one photo editor Luminar is now available for purchase with special launch pricing. (Existing Macphun customers get a further discount.)
We rated Luminar as "Highly Recommended", and you can now visit the Luminar web site to try it for free.
Datacolor has teamed up with onOne Software for a three-month promotional offer. Beginning today and running through September, purchasers of a Datacolor Spyder4ELITE monitor calibration device will receive a free download of onOne Perfect Effects 4 Premium Edition software. For more information and for additional details about the promotion visit the website below.
Datacolor Press Release
Datacolor Partners with onOne Software to Create the Perfect Color and Editing Solution
Three month promotion bundles Datacolor Spyder4ELITE™ with onOne Perfect Effects 4
Lawrenceville, NJ – June 18, 2013 –– Datacolor® (http://www.datacolor.com), a global leader in color management solutions, today announces a three month promotional offer with partner onOne Software, Inc., a leading developer of innovative and timesaving software solutions that make digital photography easier, faster and better. Beginning June 18 and running through September, purchasers of a Datacolor Spyder4ELITE™ monitor calibration device will receive a free download of onOne Perfect Effects 4 Premium Edition software.
Photographers can take advantage of this promotional offer, valued at $99.95, and enjoy the benefits of a properly color-calibrated screen using the Spyder4ELITE, an essential starting-point when photo editing. From landscape and nature to wedding and portraits, Perfect Effects 4 offers a robust library of photographic effects to add professional looks to photos instantly – including HDR and vintage effects. Combining the color calibration technology of the Spyder4ELITE and the creative effects of Perfect Effects 4 software will enable professional photographers to achieve true-to-life, accurate color displays while also creating images with impact.
"Proper color management is a key step throughout the digital workflow process in creating great looking images with Perfect Effects 4,” said Dan Harlacher, senior product manager, onOne Software. “The Spyder4ELITE offers a straightforward and affordable way for professionals to calibrate displays."
“We are pleased to offer Spyder4ELITE, the leading display calibration solution for imaging professionals, in a combination package with Perfect Effects 4 Premium from the leading manufacturer of photo enhancement tools," said Thomas Kunz, imaging market manager for Datacolor. "For every serious photographer, a perfectly color calibrated monitor is a must-have foundation for any creative work. With this promotion, photographers will receive a premier bundle package that will give them the highest color consistency and an easy, fast, and powerful way to creatively edit their images with impact.”
In addition to the promotional offer, Datacolor and onOne Software will be offering a free webinar today at 2:00 p.m. EDT/20:00 MEST titled “Focus Control: Before, During and After the Shot.” The webinar will explore tools and techniques for controlled focus and enhancing or limiting depth of field. Color management issues as they relate to photo editing will also be discussed during this one hour webinar. To register in advance, visit spyder.datacolor.com/freewebinars.
For more information and for additional details about the promotion, visit http://spyder.datacolor.com/portfolio-view/spyder4elite
Datacolor is a global leader in color management solutions and color communication technology. The world's leading brands, manufacturers, creative professionals and consumers have been choosing Datacolor's innovative technology and solutions to consistently achieve the right color for over 40 years.
A Swiss held company, Datacolor's global presence encompasses a sales, service and support network serving customers in more than 65 countries throughout Europe, the Americas and Asia, along with 14 worldwide operation and production facilities. Industries served include apparel and textile, paint and coatings, automotive, plastics, photography, home theatre and others. For more information about Datacolor and its products or services, visit http://www.datacolor.com.