DxO PureRAW takes a unique approach to working with RAW files. It’s not a RAW file processor, as such–instead, it prepares the files by using a suite of optical fixes drawing on DxO’s extensive research into cameras and lenses. And it works with your favorite RAW processing app.
The new Nik Collection 4 suite updates Silver Efex Pro 2 to Silver Efex Pro 3, and there’s a bunch of new controls and features. But it doesn’t migrate your old custom presets automatically. Here’s how to do it manually.
There are only a few options for compressing RAW image files. Rawsie is a new app that uses sophisticated algorithms to drastically reduce the size of those thousands of RAW files taking up space on your hard drives.
Here’s a quick guide to using the free Hugin panorama stitching software to create a basic high-resolution panorama from a sequence of individual images.
Wondering how to format SD cards on Mac? Here’s a step-by-step guide for formatting both SD and microSD cards.
Here’s a guide to using the SD Association’s official SD Card Formatter for preparing your SD and microSD cards for use.
There are two methods for exporting an individual frame from a Premiere Pro project. One is quick and simple but doesn’t give you much control. The other involves more steps but gives you more control over things like size and compression amount.
The recent files list in VLC is designed to provide convenient shortcuts to the audio files you recently listened to or the videos you recently viewed. But if you want to prevent VLC from adding files to the Open Recent menu item, you can. Here’s how.
If you’re looking to extract the JPG preview that’s embedded in a RAW image file, here are two free apps that can help.
Some examples of what the new Accent AI filter in Luminar 2018 does.
Sometimes you want an app that can accomplish basic image workflow tasks like resizing and watermarking simply, quickly, and with minimal fuss. That’s where apps like PhotoBulk come in.
Nearly 1 in 10 people who look at your photos are likely to perceive colors differently because of some form of colorblindness. Here’s a way to use Photoshop to simulate how your photos will look to someone who is colorblind.
An updated roundup of some of the best photo stitching apps for making panoramas, from free and simple to paid and powerful.
Whether you’re trying to make it for magic hour, line up the sun or moon with a landmark, or just want to make sure your subject is shown in the best natural light, smartphone apps that calculate the location of the sun and moon for any location on earth for any date and time can come in very handy.
Here’s a roundup of software that will take your photos and a GPS tracklog and marry them together to geotag your photos.
Lightroom is the most popular one-stop image management and image processing app, but there are some other excellent alternatives to Lightroom, from full-featured management and processing apps to ones that focus on a particular aspect such as RAW processing or image management. Here’s a rundown.
TurboCollage for Mac is a great option for creating photo collages, whether it’s for a photo book, a print, or your Facebook Cover Photo.
If you’ve got current and older versions of your Adobe Creative Cloud apps installed, here’s how to remove the unwanted versions.
A step-by-step guide to compiling time-lapse video footage from a sequence of time-lapse photos in Apple’s Quicktime 7 Pro.
If you’re posting images on the web there are very good reasons to keep the files as small as possible. ImageOptim makes images smaller without sacrificing quality.
Here’s a way to set your Mac to copy and paste unformatted text by default rather than preserving unwanted formatting.
When you convert color profiles in Photoshop, it will flatten all the layers by default. If you don’t want the layers flattened, here’s the simple fix.
A guide to using ZIP and LZW compression for TIFF images, along with real-world examples.
What if you want to be sure to get a shot of the sunset over a mountain range or the full moon with the Eiffel Tower? The Photographer’s Ephemeris helps with that.