Ortery’s Photobench Delivers Perfectly Isolated-on-White Photos

Ortery

Have you ever tried shooting product images isolated on white backgrounds? Building a set from scratch can be challenging, and unless you nail everything just right, it can be quite frustrating. Minor exposure imperfections can lead to a ton of time in Photoshop trying to correct your failures.

Enter the Ortery Photobench. [Read more...]

Topaz DeNoise 50% Off This Month

Topaz DeNoise

Topaz Labs is running a 50% off special on Topaz DeNoise 5 through March 31.  Just use the promo code “mardenoise“ at checkout on Topaz’s website.

If you aren’t familiar with the software, DeNoise is an advanced noise reduction plug-in for Photoshop, Lightroom and Aperture – or it works standalone too with Topaz’s photoFXlab app. DeNoises focuses entirely on maintaining image quality (even if the processing time takes a hit). [Read more...]

DxO Optics Pro v9.1.3 Adds Support for Nikon D3300, Canon EOS M2 and More

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DxO Optics Pro has been updated to version 9.1.3 with added support for the Nikon D3300, Canon EOS M2, Panasonic FZ70, Samsung NX1000 and NX1100. Additionally, more than 260 new camera/lens combos have been added to library of DxO Optics Modules.

More about DxO Optics Pro 9 on the DxO Labs website.

Pixelmator Adds 16-Bit Color and Mac Pro GPU and Multi-core Support

Pixelmator

The affordable image editing program Pixelmator recently received an update to version 3.1 with several enhancements geared toward the new Mac Pro.

Notable updates for the new Mac Pro include dual GPU support, 16-bit support, background autosave and multicore optimization for up to 12-core processing. Additionally, Pixelmator 3.1 allows you to order prints from within the program using MILK Print on Demand.

You can find the complete list of updates here on Pixelmator’s website. Pixelmator runs $29.99 and is available in the Mac App Store.