Perfect Photo Suite 9 Announced

onOne Perfect Photo Suite 9

onOne Software has announced Perfect Photo Suite 9 with a number of new features. Among the key new features are fast previews of RAW files, a new Smart Photo feature, which lets you re-edit photos with previous settings intact and improved masking tools. Additionally, noise reduction is now part of the Suite as a result of user feedback and requests.

Perfect Photo Suite 9 will be available in late October 2014 in two versions: Premium and Basic. The Premium version includes support as a plug-in ofr Photoshop, Lightroom, Photoshop Elements and Aperture; and retails for $129.95. The Basic version doesn’t offer plug-in support but functions as a standalone image editor; and retails for $79.95.

The Premium version is available for a limited time to owners of previous versions of Perfect Photo Suite for $89.95.

More details about Perfect Photo Suite 9 are available here at onOne Software’s website.

onOne Software’s Perfect Photo Suite 7.5 is Now Available

onOne Perfect Photosuite 7

onOne Software has just released Perfect Photo Suite 7.5. There are three editions:

  1. Standard
  2. For Lightroom & Aperture
  3. Premium

Perfect Photo Suite 7.5 includes the following applications:

  1. Perfect Effects 4
  2. Perfect B&W
  3. Perfect Portrait 2
  4. Perfect Layers 3
  5. Perfect Resize 7.5
  6. Perfect Mask 5.2
  7. FocalPoint 2

onOne Software offers support for Aperture 2.1 and 3, Photoshop CS6, CS5 and CS4, Lightroom 5, 4, 3, 2 and Photoshop CC. All versions are also capable of working as a standalone application.

The updates in Perfect Photo Suite 7.5 are noted in the breakdown from onOne Software below: [Read more...]

Mac OS X Lion & Photo/Video Software Compatibility

Mac OS X Lion

As I’m sure most Mac users are aware of by now, OS X Lion is out.  I haven’t upgraded my MacBook yet because I’m still running software that won’t run on Lion.

Nikon and Adobe (among others) specifically detailed which of their applications that have compatibility issues with OS X Lion. Check out the details below. [Read more...]

DSLR Camera Remote iPhone App Ver. 1.1 Ready and Submitted to Apple App Store

onOne DSLR Remote Software

onOne Software has submitted version 1.1 of its DSLR Camera Remote app to the iPhone App Store (approval could take some time).  New features that are being added to version 1.1 include the following:

  • Nikon DSLR Camera Support (see complete list here)
  • Canon 500D/T1i/Kiss X2 support
  • Auto Bracketing for HDR shooters
  • Burst Mode
  • Auto-Focus during LiveView
  • Updated user interface with improved horizontal view mode
  • Lightroom Auto-Import support
  • Changed the naming system for downloaded images to prevent accidental overwriting
  • Raw+JPG are not treated as a single entity rather than appearing on the phone as two files
  • Auto-update added to the companion server software in case there are updates available
  • Fixes to various bugs reported by users

Rob Galbraith got a private beta copy and gave it a thorough run through.  It’s pretty impressive if you can work in a tethered shooting environment.