Topaz Detail is 50% off now through April 30, which makes it only $19.99. Detail’s approach to sharpening lets you enhance true detail that already exists in your image, rather than just making edges brighter. It’s one of Topaz Labs’ most popular and highly regarded plugins.
It works as a plug-in for Photoshop, Lightroom and Aperture – or it works standalone too with Topaz’s photoFXlab app. In order to get the deal price, use the couple code aprdetail during the checkout process here on Topaz Labs’ website.
Just a few years ago, DaVinci Resolve was a boutique, all-in-one hardware/software solution for colorists that was a six-figure product. The price currently stands at $30k; however, Blackmagic began offering DaVinci Resolve for Mac in 2010 for $995, which was a huge deal at the time. The price still stands at $995 for the full version; however, Blackmagic also offers a Resolve Lite version for free. The $995 full version is also included for free with the $1995 Blackmagic Cinema Camera and higher level cameras.
In DaVinci Resolve 10, we got a timeline for making some basic editing functions when we import a XML from a supported NLE. Again, it was a huge move that further extended the value of Resolve.
Blackmagic announced DaVinci Resolve 11 at NAB 2014 and they have stepped up the game even further. Now, you can start and finish your editing project in Resolve 11 with no need open another NLE.
That’s right; Blackmagic just jumped head-first into the NLE market. [Read more...]
Along with the updated Magic Bullet Looks, Red Giant has also announced an update to PluralEyes audio/video sync software with version 3.5. The new version improves support for AVHCD, including spanned clips. And now, PluralEyes’ Replace Audio feature supports many more media types than before. [Read more...]
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.
DxO Optics Pro has been updated to version 9.1.4 with added support for the Nikon D4S, Sony A5000, Leica X Vario (Type 107) and GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition. Additionally, 170 new camera/lens combos have been added to library of DxO Optics Modules.
More about DxO Optics Pro 9 on the DxO Labs website.
X-Rite has released the new ColorTRUE app for iOS and Android devices, which allows users to create a custom display profile for mobile devices. [Read more...]
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...]
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.