I think Lightroom Classic CC just got FASTER not SLOWER. Can I actually start using it again? Adobe’s August 2019 updates brought a number of new features and improvements to Lightroom Classic CC, including Accelerated image-editing with GPU support, the ability to organize collections with color labels, support for new cameras and lenses, and other enhancements such as PNG … [Read more...] about Did Lightroom Classic CC just get faster?
You can launch the new full-power Pixelmator 1.4 extension from within Apple Photos' Edit mode. The editing tools built into Apple Photos are handy but limited, which is why third-party extensions are so useful. And now Pixelmator Pro 1.4 brings all the power of its regular standalone desktop version to its Photos extension. This means you get Pixelmator’s powerful image … [Read more...] about Pixelmator Pro 1.4 ‘Hummingbird’ brings full power to its Apple Photos extension
Does your landscape need a sunset? Would your cityscape look better with a dramatic sky? Normally, you’d have to resort to Photoshop or another image-editor which supports image layers and masks and then add one in manually, but the new AI Sky Replacement tool in Luminar 4 will do it all for you (don't worry, it's not compulsory). • Take a look at the Luminar 4 teaser … [Read more...] about Coming soon: how the Luminar 4 AI Sky Replacement tool can change your skies
ON1 is running a special $49.95 price on ON1 Photo RAW 2019.5 up until July 31 2019. That's half its regular price of $99.95. This offer is not visible to members of the public and only being publicised via partner sites like Life after Photoshop. ON1 Photo RAW 2019.5 is an all-in-one photo browsing, organizing and editing program that also offers RAW processing, a wide … [Read more...] about Get ON1 Photo RAW for just $49.95
Photo by Romain Vignes on Unsplash Welcome to the new Life after Photoshop photo editing A-Z. This is a straightforward list of photo-editing terms arranged alphabetically. To expand a definition, just click on its heading. You'll also find links to specific software applications and, for many of these photo-editing terms, there are links to tag archives with related … [Read more...] about Life after Photoshop’s photo-editing A-Z
Phase One has released an update to its Capture One RAW processing and editing software, with support for new cameras and lens profiles, improved rendering of Fujifilm X-Trans images and a new Capture One Studio product for multi-user teams and larger companies. The new cameras supported in Capture One Pro 12.1 are the Panasonic LX100 Mark II, Leica DLUX 7, Leica CLUX, Nikon … [Read more...] about Capture One Pro 12.1 announced with improved Fujifilm X-Trans rendering
DxO has released Nik Collection 2, but without any major overhauls to the seven Nik plug-ins themselves and with an addition you might not actually want. Hmm. Analog Efex Pro, Color Efex Pro, Silver Efex Pro, HDR Efex Pro and Viveza remain unchanged, as do Sharpener Pro and Dfine. DxO has been concentrating on bringing them back up to data and compatible with the latest … [Read more...] about DxO Nik Collection 2: Did DxO just make it worse or better?
Skylum has released a free Luminar 3.1.0 update. One of the key new features is an update to its Accent AI filter, designed to offer instant image enhancement via a series of automatic AI (artificial intelligence) powered adjustments based on object recognition and selective content aware adjustments. The new Accent AI 2.0 filter is said to be far better at preserving and … [Read more...] about Skylum Luminar 3.1.0 update adds upgraded Accent AI 2.0 filter
It’s Skylum’s first Luminar update of 2019 and demonstrates its commitment to free (and frequent) updates. Both the Mac and Windows versions have been improved, so let’s start with what’s new for Windows users. Skylum Luminar for Windows new features First, you can now organise your images into sub-folders within the Luminar library, creating real sub-folders on your … [Read more...] about Skylum Luminar 3.0.2 free update brings important improvements and bug fixes
Adobe is claiming its new feature offers a 30% increase in fine detail resolution. It’s just one of a number of improvements and enhancements across the Adobe Camera Raw and Lightroom ecosphere, but it’s the one likely to attract most interest. Enhance Details is a process applied to RAW files during the demosaicing process – when the software processes the red, green and … [Read more...] about Adobe February 2019 update brings new Enhance Details feature