The offer is part of a plug-in sale running until August 20, 2020, and all three of these programs will run either as a standalone app or as a plug-in for Photoshop or Lightroom.
ON1 Photo RAW
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Verdict: 4.5 stars Other programs might have the edge individually for cataloguing tools, RAW processing, analog effects or reality distortion, but no other program brings all those things together like this one. The biggest news in this version, though, is the new ON1 360 service.
Verdict: 4 stars: ON1 360 is a new add-on cloud sync service for ON1 Photo RAW that offers similar online sync options to Lightroom and Creative Cloud. It’s different, but is it actually better?
Lightroom is probably the automatic go-to program for enthusiasts and experts looking for an all-in-one photo organising and editing program, but it’s not necessarily the best and it’s not popular with everyone, so many will be looking for Lightroom alternatives.
Masks can quickly get confusing in ON1 Photo RAW. It’s not the tools themselves which are confusing, but the fact they can be used in three different places: Local adjustments: These are applied to the image as a whole in their own ‘Local’ panel. In other words, they are not associated with any specific layers […]
ON1 Photo RAW 2019.5 is available for just $49.95 until July 31 2019. This offer is not visible to the general public and is being promoted only through affiliate websites like Life after Photoshop.
Preset picks: The ON1 MacArthur preset stacks two instances of the ON1 Textures filter and adds the Dynamic Contrast filter to give the look of a textured, sun-faded vintage colour print.
The big new feature in ON1 Photo RAW 2019.2 is a new AI Quick Mask tool, which uses machine learning and artificial intelligence to automatically identify colours, tones and textures with just a few strokes, and create complex masks that would take much longer to create manually.
The ON1 Photo RAW 2018.5 update brings a number of new features, including support for Profiles in the Develop module – but ON1 Photo RAW 2019 is now out so be sure to read the review if you’re considering upgrading.