Category: Software

Friday, December 7, 2018

Hasselblad Phocus 3.4

Mark Goldstein | Software

Phocus 3.4 brings additions to both tethered shooting and image adjustment workflows, ensuring users of Hasselblad H and X Camera Systems can achieve their full creative potential.

Phocus 3.4 brings additions to both tethered shooting and image adjustment workflows, ensuring users of Hasselblad H and X Camera Systems can achieve their full creative potential.

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Pre-order Luminar 3 with Libraries Now!

Mark Goldstein | Software

Skylum have just announced that pre-orders for Luminar 3 with Libraries are now open!

You can now pre-order Luminar 3 with Libraries along with additional bonuses for just $49/£43 using the coupon code "PHOTOBLOG".

Current users of Luminar 2017 can upgrade for just $39 using the coupon code "PHOTOBLOG".

Current users of Luminar 2018 will be able to update for free.

Note that the full price after the Luminar 3 with Libraries release on December 18th will be US$69/£53.

Skylum have just announced that pre-orders for Luminar 3 with Libraries are now open!You can now pre-order Luminar 3 with Libraries along with additional bonuses for just $49/£43 using the coupon code "PHOTOBLOG".Current users of Luminar 2017 can upgrade for just $39 using the coupon code "PHOTOBLOG".Current users of Luminar…

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

​DxO PhotoLab 2.1

Mark Goldstein | Software

DxO PhotoLab 2.1 offers improved performance and additional camera support for the Nikon Z 7 and the DJI Mavic 2 Pro drone.

DxO PhotoLab 2.1 offers improved performance and additional camera support for the Nikon Z 7 and the DJI Mavic 2 Pro drone.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Capture One 12 Introduces New Interface, Masking Tools and Improved Workflow

Mark Goldstein | Software

Capture One 12 is the latest version of Phase One's RAW conversion, image editing, and asset management software.

The perpetual license for Capture One Pro 12 is available for $299, with upgrade pricing from previous versions starting at $149. Capture One Pro Sony and Capture One Pro Fujifilm are available for $219.

For those that prefer subscription models, Capture One Pro 12 is available for plans as low as $15 per month, and Capture One Pro Sony and Capture One Pro Fujifilm subscription plans start at $14 a month.


Capture One 12 is the latest version of Phase One's RAW conversion, image editing, and asset management software.The perpetual license for Capture One Pro 12 is available for $299, with upgrade pricing from previous versions starting at $149. Capture One Pro Sony and Capture One Pro Fujifilm are available for…

PhotoDirector 365 Photo Editing Software​ Released

Mark Goldstein | Software

PhotoDirector 365 is the perpetual subscription version of PhotoDirector 10 Ultra, CyberLink’s award-winning photo editing software. Subscribers get automatic upgrades to new versions annually, as well as continually released add-ons and features (like more AI style packs and project templates).

The subscription for PhotoDirector standalone is $14.99/month or $55.99/year.

PhotoDirector 365 is the perpetual subscription version of PhotoDirector 10 Ultra, CyberLink’s award-winning photo editing software. Subscribers get automatic upgrades to new versions annually, as well as continually released add-ons and features (like more AI style packs and project templates).The subscription for PhotoDirector standalone is $14.99/month or $55.99/year.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Black Friday Deal on Luminar 2018 - Just $49 with Free Bonuses!

Mark Goldstein | Software , Black Friday 2018

You can now buy Luminar 2018 with free bonuses for just $49 using the coupon code "PHOTOBLOG" - but hurry, as the deal ends today!

Current users of Luminar 2017 can upgrade for just $39 using the coupon code "PHOTOBLOG".

You will also get the new Luminar 3 with Libraries software for free on December 18th!

You can now buy Luminar 2018 with free bonuses for just $49 using the coupon code "PHOTOBLOG" - but hurry, as the deal ends today! Current users of Luminar 2017 can upgrade for just $39 using the coupon code "PHOTOBLOG". You will also get the new Luminar 3 with Libraries…

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Nik Collection by DxO 2018 v1.1

Mark Goldstein | Software

DxO has announced the immediate release of Nik Collection by DxO 2018 v1.1, DxO's second update to the creative plugin suite designed for photographers and graphic artists. This version is completely compatible with macOS Mojave and the 2019 versions of Adobe Lightroom Classic CC, Photoshop CC, and Photoshop Elements.

Nik Collection by DxO 2018 v1.1 can now be downloaded from the DxO website for €69 / £59 / $69. Users who purchased Nik Collection by DxO after June 2018 may update their software for free.

DxO has announced the immediate release of Nik Collection by DxO 2018 v1.1, DxO's second update to the creative plugin suite designed for photographers and graphic artists. This version is completely compatible with macOS Mojave and the 2019 versions of Adobe Lightroom Classic CC, Photoshop CC, and Photoshop Elements. Nik…

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

ON1 Photo RAW 2019 is Now Available

Mark Goldstein | Software

ON1 Photo RAW 2019, an all-new photo editing experience and a major upgrade to ON1 Photo RAW, is now available. Notable new features include a new non-destructive workflow for layers, auto-alignment of layers, focus stacking, a new portrait tab, a new text tool, new digital asset management updates and more.

ON1 Photo RAW 2019 is available today for $99.99. Previous owners of any ON1 product can upgrade for $79.99. A 30-day free trial of ON1 Photo RAW 2019 is also available for download from the ON1 website.

ON1 Photo RAW 2019, an all-new photo editing experience and a major upgrade to ON1 Photo RAW, is now available. Notable new features include a new non-destructive workflow for layers, auto-alignment of layers, focus stacking, a new portrait tab, a new text tool, new digital asset management updates and more…

Artini Photo Editor App for iPhone

Mark Goldstein | Software

Artini App is a hybrid photo editor tool for iPhone users that creates impressive photo effects, transforming your photos into pieces of art.

Artini App is a hybrid photo editor tool for iPhone users that creates impressive photo effects, transforming your photos into pieces of art.

Monday, November 12, 2018

CyberLink AI Style Video Plug-in for Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects

Mark Goldstein | Software

Cyberlink's new AI Style Packs uniquely allow Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects users to transform any video into a live painting in the style of world-renowned artists.

Cyberlink's new AI Style Packs uniquely allow Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects users to transform any video into a live painting in the style of world-renowned artists.

Sunday, November 4, 2018

​PixelSugar 1.0 Photo Editor for Mac

Mark Goldstein | Software

PixelSugar is a stand-alone Mac editor for photographers who want all the effects, without all the effort.

PixelSugar is a stand-alone Mac editor for photographers who want all the effects, without all the effort.

Saturday, November 3, 2018

AI-powered Pixelmator Photo for iPad

Mark Goldstein | Software

The AI-powered Pixelmator Photo gives users all the tools they need to edit photos on iPad. It includes a collection of nondestructive, desktop-class color adjustments, a set of stunning, machine learning-enhanced film emulation presets, a magical Repair tool to remove unwanted objects from photos, support for editing RAW images, and more. Pixelmator Photo will be available exclusively for iPad and is coming to the App Store later this year.

The AI-powered Pixelmator Photo gives users all the tools they need to edit photos on iPad. It includes a collection of nondestructive, desktop-class color adjustments, a set of stunning, machine learning-enhanced film emulation presets, a magical Repair tool to remove unwanted objects from photos, support for editing RAW images, and…

Friday, November 2, 2018

Skylum's AI Sky Enhancer Now Available in Luminar

Mark Goldstein | Software

Skylum has released a free update to Luminar that brings AI Sky Enhancer, designed to add detail and drama to the sky with just one slider. AI Sky Enhancer is a revolutionary new tool for automatically enhancing skies and making them beautiful without the need for masks and layers. This will save photographers an enormous amount of time in post-processing while allowing photographers of any skill level to achieve dramatic skies.

Luminar is available to new customers for just $59/€59/£53. Current users of other Skylum software including Aurora HDR, Photolemur, and Skylum legacy products can purchase Luminar for the special price of $49/€49/£44.

Use the coupon code "PHOTOBLOG" to save $10/£9 on Luminar (new customers and upgrades)

Skylum has released a free update to Luminar that brings AI Sky Enhancer, designed to add detail and drama to the sky with just one slider. AI Sky Enhancer is a revolutionary new tool for automatically enhancing skies and making them beautiful without the need for masks and layers. This…

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

DxO PhotoLab 2

Mark Goldstein | Software

DxO PhotoLab 2 has improved its exclusive DxO ClearView tool, added a new image management system (DxO PhotoLibrary), and now supports DCP color profiles.

DxO PhotoLab 2 has improved its exclusive DxO ClearView tool, added a new image management system (DxO PhotoLibrary), and now supports DCP color profiles.

Scarab Darkroom 2.25

Mark Goldstein | Software

Scarab Labs has released a new version of Scarab Darkroom, its digital camera raw converter for Windows. Version 2.25 adds support for 50 cameras, has major image quality improvements, and many bug fixes.

Scarab Labs has released a new version of Scarab Darkroom, its digital camera raw converter for Windows. Version 2.25 adds support for 50 cameras, has major image quality improvements, and many bug fixes.

Monday, October 15, 2018

Adobe Unveils Adobe Photoshop CC for iPad, Premiere Rush CC Video Editor, and Major Creative Cloud Updates

Mark Goldstein | Software

Adobe have announced major updates to Creative Cloud applications including Photoshop CC, Lightroom CC, Illustrator CC, InDesign CC, Premiere Pro CC and Adobe XD. They've also unveiled Premiere Rush CC (pictured), the first all-in-one, easy-to-use video editing app for social media creators, and previewed new iPad versions of Adobe Photoshop CC and Project Gemini, a drawing app.

Adobe have announced major updates to Creative Cloud applications including Photoshop CC, Lightroom CC, Illustrator CC, InDesign CC, Premiere Pro CC and Adobe XD. They've also unveiled Premiere Rush CC (pictured), the first all-in-one, easy-to-use video editing app for social media creators, and previewed new iPad versions of Adobe Photoshop…

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Learn More About Luminar with Libraries - Is this a Lightroom Killer?

Mark Goldstein | Software

Skylum have just launched the new Luminar with Libraries Teasing Page, where you can find out a lot of information about the upcoming update of Luminar with Libraries. Skylum are on schedule to release Luminar with Libraries in December 2018 - a major update that comes free to all Luminar 2018 users.

Skylum have just launched the new Luminar with Libraries Teasing Page, where you can find out a lot of information about the upcoming update of Luminar with Libraries. Skylum are on schedule to release Luminar with Libraries in December 2018 - a major update that comes free to all Luminar 2018 users.

Friday, October 12, 2018

​Adobe DNG Converter 11.0 Supports EOS R, X-T3, and Z 7

Mark Goldstein | Software

Adobe DNG Converter 11.0 adds support for the following cameras:

  • Canon
    • Canon EOS R (pictured)
  • Fujifilm
    • Fujifilm X-T3
  • Nikon
    • Nikon COOLPIX P1000
    • Nikon Z 7
  • Panasonic
    • Panasonic LUMIX DC-LX100 II

The Adobe DNG Converter is a free utility that enables you to easily convert camera-specific raw files from more than 600 cameras to the more universal DNG raw format.

Adobe DNG Converter 11.0 adds support for the following cameras: Canon Canon EOS R (pictured)Fujifilm Fujifilm X-T3 Nikon Nikon COOLPIX P1000Nikon Z 7 Panasonic Panasonic LUMIX DC-LX100 II The Adobe DNG Converter is a free utility that enables you to easily convert camera-specific raw files from more than 600 cameras…

Skylum Adds AI Sky Enhancer to Luminar

Mark Goldstein | Software

Skylum is adding an AI Sky Enhancer, a new and highly advanced AI filter, to Luminar. AI Sky Enhancer is a new filter developed in the company’s AI Lab to add depth, definition, and detail to the sky without creating artifacts or affecting other aspects of the image, including permeable objects like bridges and trees where sky is intertwined. The new filter will be available as a free update to all Luminar 2018 users in November.

Skylum is adding an AI Sky Enhancer, a new and highly advanced AI filter, to Luminar. AI Sky Enhancer is a new filter developed in the company’s AI Lab to add depth, definition, and detail to the sky without creating artifacts or affecting other aspects of the image, including permeable…

​Infltr App Now Free for iOS

Mark Goldstein | Software

Infltr, the photography App with an infinite number of filters, is now free for all iPhone and iPad users.

Infltr, the photography App with an infinite number of filters, is now free for all iPhone and iPad users.