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DxO Labs have released DxO Optics Pro 8.1.1. Providing support for four new cameras including the Canon EOS M, the Pentax K-5 II and K-5 IIs as well as the Sony Alpha SLT-A99 (pictured), DxO Optics Pro 8.1.1 also adds 298 new DxO Optics Modules to its ever-growing library. This upgrade is free for all owners of DxO Optics Pro 8, as well as for photographers who purchased a license for DxO Optics Pro 7 after 1 September 2012.
Dxo Press Release
DxO Optics Pro v8.1.1 supports four new cameras, including the Sony SLT-A99
Available for Mac and Windows, DxO Optics Pro v8.1.1 offers support for the Sony SLT-A99, the Pentax K-5 II and K-5 IIs, and the Canon EOS M. Nearly 300 new camera/lens combinations have been added to the DxO Optics Modules library.
Ever more DxO Optics Modules
Since the previous version, DxO Optics Pro v8.1.1 has added 298 new DxO Optics Modules to provide support for additional Canon, Panasonic, Samyang and Sigma lenses for Canon, Konica Minolta, Panasonic, Pentax, Samyang, Sigma, Tamron, Tokina and Zeiss lenses for Canon, Fuji, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic, Pentax, Samsung and Sony cameras.
Developed in the laboratory using an exclusive calibration process, DxO Optics Modules contain tens of thousands of data points about the intrinsic characteristics and flaws of each camera and lens.
This database, unique in the entire world, allows DxO Optics Pro to automatically correct all the optical flaws in RAW and JPEG photos – distortion, vignetting, chromatic aberrations, and lens softness – with an unequaled level of quality.
Availability and special end-of-year discount
The Standard and Elite Editions of DxO Optics Pro for Mac and Windows are available in the DxO Labs online store and at photo resellers at a special discount good through December 25, 2012.
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This upgrade is free for all owners of DxO Optics Pro 8, as well as for photographers who purchased a license for DxO Optics Pro 7 after September 1, 2012.
A fully-functional trial version of DxO Optics Pro v8, good for one month, is available on the DxO Labs website.
DxO Optics Pro: new lens / camera combinations
298 new lens / camera combinations have been added to the DxO Optics Modules library, providing supports for Canon, Konica Minolta, Panasonic, Pentax, Samyang, Sigma, Tamron, Tokina and Zeiss lenses, for Canon, Fuji, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic, Pentax, Samsung and Sony cameras.