CyberLink has just released PhotoDirect 5 deluxe, which is a $60 photo processing application designed for home and casual users. It features a number of editing tools, including more advanced tools like content aware removal. [Read more...]
CoolTweak is a free application for Windows machines that lets you batch resize and watermark images. It integrates directly in the right click menu of windows explorer and is then always accessible. [Read more...]
DxO Optics Pro has been updated to version 9.1.1 with added support for the Nikon Df, Sony A7, Sony RX10, Sony A3000, Pentax K-3 and Panasonic LF1. Additionally, more than 580 new camera/lens combos have been added to library of DxO Optics Modules.
More about DxO Optics Pro 9 on the DxO Labs website.
Topaz Labs has a 50% off deal on its plug-in Star Effects through Dec. 31, which brings the price down to $14.99.
Star Effects allows you to add some interesting star effects to light sources and highlights, and works as a plug-in to Photoshop, Lightroom and Aperture. It is also able to run independently through Topaz’s own photoFXlab app.
Use the promo code decstar when checking out here on Topaz Labs’ website.
Nevercenter has released CameraBag 2.5 with several new features. CameraBag is an application that combines photo filters with a full-featured editor. [Read more...]
Macphun has released Focus 2, which is touted as an easy-to-use software application to enable photographers of all skill levels add selective focus to their images. [Read more...]
HDRsoft has released version 5 of its popular Photomatix Pro high dynamic range (HDR) software. [Read more...]
Red Giant has updated PluralEyes to version 3.3. The new version adds a Smart Start feature that automatically organizes footage and allows you to drop entire folders full of audio and video clips inside of PluralEyes and the software creates bins containing the relevant footage and audio. [Read more...]
DxO Labs has introduced version 4.5 of its DxO Filmpack software, which simulates a variety of film looks. The new version adds Agfa Scala 200x and Kodak Ektar 100 to the film look repertoire. Additionally, there are several new presets and effects added to the new edition, including frame and light leak effects. [Read more...]