Macphun Tonality Gets Major Update

June 18, 2015 | Zoltan Arva-Toth | Software | Comment |

Macphun today announced a major update to their black and white photo editing software, Tonality. The application, which uses a proprietary 16-bit raw processing engine, advanced imaging algorithms and a comprehensive set of unique digital darkroom features, now sports a new Luminosity Mask control for creating even more dramatic photos, and brings support for Photos for Mac, the latest version of Lightroom CC and a number of new raw image file formats. As with the original version, Tonality is offered in a standard version sold exclusively from the Mac App Store (SRP: £13.49; introductory price: £9.99) and a “Pro” version (SRP: £49.99; introductory price: £39.99) sold on the company’s website. The Pro version offers advanced features and the ability to run as either a standalone or as a plug-in to host applications such as Adobe Lightroom or Adobe Photoshop. Photographers who originally purchased the standard version of Tonality should launch the Mac App Store and choose “Updates” to automatically get the new software. Users of the Pro version should launch the standalone Pro app and choose the menu item Tonality Pro > Check for Updates to automatically get the new software.

Macphun Press Release

Macphun’s Black & White Powerhouse App Updated with New Features, Speed, Compatibility

“Best of 2014” app Tonality also gains Photos for Mac, Lightroom CC support

San Diego, CA — June 18, 2015 — Macphun Software, a leading innovative photography app developer with over 25 million users worldwide, today announced a major update to their acclaimed Tonality black and white photo editing software. The new app sports a new Luminosity Mask control for creating even more dramatic photos, and brings support for Photos for Mac, the latest version of Lightroom CC and new RAW camera file formats. More information can be found at www.macphun.com/tonality.

The original version of Tonality brought a range of cutting-edge technology, which works harmoniously to produce exceptionally stunning black and white images and creative styles simply not possible with any other tool. Starting with professionally inspired presets, the app includes powerful features like layer-based image editing, adaptive exposure and smart contrast, overlay textures, advanced clarity and structure detail, grain and film emulation, adjustment brushes and a selection of finishing tools for photographers to craft their finest work. Taken together, Tonality offers the ultimate in creative flexibility and permits photographers to do things they never before have been able to achieve.

Among the new features in this update, Luminosity Masks and RAW file editing from Adobe Lightroom will provide discerning photo fans with powerful new capabilities to enhance images dramatically, while seven new presets offer unique and trending looks in monochrome photography.

Key New Features

  • New Luminosity Mask control to creatively enhance contrast and colors
  • Support for new Apple Photos for Mac
  • Optimised for Force Touch - Control brush stroke diameter on the new Macbook
  • (7) Seven brand-new presets in five categories provide fresh creative styles
  • Support for the Macphun App Center
  • Enhanced performance
  • Pro version: Support for new Adobe Lightroom CC
  • Pro version: Updated RAW library to support latest formats and cameras
  • Pro version: Adds RAW file transfer from Lightroom for higher quality results

Pricing & Availability
As with the original version, Tonality is offered in a standard version sold exclusively from the Mac App Store (SRP: £13.49; introductory price: £9.99) and a “Pro” version (SRP: £49.99; introductory price: £39.99) sold on the company’s website. The Pro version offers advanced features and the ability to run as either a standalone or as a plug-in to popular host applications such as Adobe Lightroom or Adobe Photoshop. Customers who originally purchased the standard version of Tonality should launch the Mac App Store and choose “Updates” to automatically get the new software. Users of the Pro version should launch the standalone Pro app and choose the menu item Tonality Pro > Check for Updates to automatically get the new software. If any questions arise, contact Macphun support 24/7 by visiting http://macphun.com/support.

About Macphun Software
Macphun makes innovative photo apps for any iPhone or Mac user who enjoys photos. Simple to use, yet powerful, the company’s software help people select their best images, correct flaws and ultimately produce the finest and most creative results possible.



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