Macphun has launched a new software program – Intensify, which can be used as a standalone or plug-in for adding detail and contrast to images. The software retails for $39.99; however, it is available for $29.99 as an introductory offer. [click to continue…]
Topaz Remask is on sale for 50% off through October 31, 2013, which makes it only $34.99.
If you aren’t familiar with the plugin, ReMask is Topaz’s tool to help make selections in Photoshop for selective adjustments, removing unwanted objects, replacing backgrounds or repositioning elements.
At checkout, use the promo code: octremask
Get it here on Topaz Labs’ website.
DxO Labs has updated DxO Optics Pro 8 to version 8.3.2, which adds support for Canon 70D and Sony RX1R files. Additionally, DxO Optics Pro 8.3.2 adds several new DxO Optics Modules for 445 new camera/lens combinations in its library.
This upgrade is free for all owners of DxO Optics Pro 8, as well as for all photographers who acquired a DxO Optics Pro 7 license on or after September 1, 2012.
Find out more about DxO Optics Pro 8 on the DxO Labs website.
Amazon has Corel AfterShot Pro available for Mac download for $12.99. AfterShot Pro is a Lightroom competitor that allows for RAW file processing and image management. You can read my initial impressions of AfterShot Pro here. AfterShot Pro was updated this past summer with 37 new cameras supported for RAW file processing. Check it out here on Amazon.com.
Topaz Labs’ 50% sale on Topaz Adjust ends in 3 days on September 30. Right now, you can get Adjust for $24.99 (reg. $49.99).
When checking out, just use the coupon code: septadjust
Check it out here on Topaz Labs’ website.
Google+ added improved RAW file to JPEG conversion for over 70 cameras (including new cameras like the Nikon D800 and Nikon 1 J3). Additionally, you can always access your RAW files from the cloud if you need the original on a local drive.
I think this is a big, dang deal. While everyone is stirring for an Adobe competitor to come out of the woodwork with a perpetual license alternative to Photoshop, Google is quietly sneaking up with its acquisition of Nik and just continues to nudge out releases of photo editing, archive and sharing support via Google+. [click to continue…]