DxO ViewPoint 3 is the latest version of DxO's perspective and distortion correction program. It works as a standalone application, as a plug-in for Lightroom, Photoshop and Elements and as a fully-integrated panel within DxO Optics Pro, DxO's flagship optical correction and raw processing tool. DxO Optics Pro 11 review ViewPoint is designed to correct the converging … [Read more...] about DxO ViewPoint 3 review
DxO is best known for DxO Optics Pro, its combined RAW conversion/lens correction program. DxO ViewPoint 2 is a kind of cut-down version designed to work as a standalone program or, more usefully, as a plug-in within Photoshop, Aperture or Lightroom. It's going to be especially useful within Aperture, which doesn't have the distortion and perspective correction tools that the … [Read more...] about What can DxO ViewPoint 2 do for you?
DxO Optics Pro is designed to correct a range common lens distortions automatically, including distortion, chromatic aberration, vignetting and edge softness. But the DxO Volume Anamorphosis option is less well known. It's not enabled in the default DxO corrections, but it can make a big difference to super-wideangle shots and shapes near the edges of the frame. • Note that … [Read more...] about When and why to use the DxO Volume Anamorphosis option
DxO Optics Pro uses custom-made lens correction profiles to fix the distortion issues inherent in nearly all lenses, but it goes further than that – it can also correct the perspective distortion created when you photograph a rectangular object at a slight angle, thanks to the DxO Force Rectangle tool . You often don't notice this kind of misalignment at the time, only later on … [Read more...] about Straighten up your shots with the DxO Force Rectangle tool