Ultimate Remote

With so many apps available for photographers, Pulse from Alpine Labs stands out as unique and powerful. Pulse plugs into your DSLR or Mirrorless camera’s USB port, so whether you’re shooting photos, time lapse, or video, you get complete creative freedom – remotely from your smartphone – with your current camera. Pulse allows you to…

New Photofy Version

Photofy, the social content creation app for iOS and Android that empowers user creativity by adding their own unique, personal touch to photos, just launched version 3.0, adding a number of awesome new features. Photofy is available for free download for the Apple App Store, Google Play, and now on the Amazon Appstore. Photofy enables…

Photomatix Essentials 4

HDRsoft announces the release of  Photomatix Essentials 4, a major upgrade of it’s high dynamic range (HDR) software aimed at enthusiast photographers. Photomatix Essentials is an intuitive standalone photo processing application that merges bracketed photos to allow a greater dynamic range than conventional digital photography. It is designed to be easy-to-use but powerful enough to…

Capture One Cultural Heritage Edition Software

New Capture One CH Edition Software Phase One and Digital Transitions are proud to announce the upcoming special edition of Capture One 8 for Cultural Heritage Imaging expected to be released in December 2014. Capture One CH Software is being designed to support and enhance cultural heritage workflows from capture through post-processing. Features like AutoCrop,…

Perfect Photo Suite 9

Perfect Photo Suite 9 adds lightning-fast Raw previews, re-editable files, improved selection tools and more. onOne Software has announced Perfect Photo Suite 9, an updated version of its photo editing and effects app for Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows. Included in the new release are many significant performance and feature improvements, all designed to…

Foreground in focus

Focus and Refocus

I don’t know why Nokia called their new app Refocus, because refocusing is the last thing you will have to do with this app. Now, anyone with one of the new PureView Windows Phones can take a picture, upload it to the Nokia server and choose which part of the photo they want to be in…

onOne Software Makes Perfect Photo Suite 8 Beta Version Available to Public

Perfect Photo Suite 8 Public Beta Delivers Free Complete Trial of New Photo Editing Tools Designed for Photographers by Photographers onOne Software, Inc., a leading developer of innovative and time-saving solutions for digital photography, today announced Perfect Photo Suite 8 Beta for Windows and Mac. Available as a free public download, Perfect Photo Suite 8…

Cute Books

If you are getting frustrated with looking at “files” instead of photos, Artifact Uprising, an internet-based company, creates beautiful keepsakes from digital photos. Driven by a mission to move stories off devices and into your life, Artifact Uprising offers a product suite that is striking in both its minimalistic design and eco-friendly roots. Social media…

Leaf Credo Just Got Faster

With Mamiya Leaf’s release of new firmware for its Credo backs and Mamiya 645DF+ cameras, they have taken a giant step forward in enabling the use of USB 3.0. The new Firmware Updater utility also simplifies the updating of firmware in the camera and the digital back, making future updates a simple task. Also new…

World’s Smallest Full Page Color Scanner

PlanOn System Solutions Inc. www.planon.com, the world leader in scanning and printing solutions for the mobile professional, announced today the ScanStik SK600V, the world’s smallest full page color scanner, now with VoiceNotes and Bluetooth connectivity to send scans with voice recordings to Bluetooth phones and tablets or computers with the included USB cable.  Pen-sized, fast and easy to use, ScanStik SK600V is…

Transcend Introduces New Solid State Drive

Transcend Information, Inc. has just introduced the HSD740 half-slim SATA III 6Gb/s solid state drive (SSD). Featuring the latest SATA specification, Transcend’s HSD740 SATA III half-slim SSD delivers peak performance in industrial grade standards, yet offers significantly smaller dimensions and superior long-term reliability than 2.5” form factor hard disk drives. SSD Performance and Applications Transcend’s…

Creative Cloud or…?

With Adobe’s change in Adobe CS, some people have wondered about alternative software. Adobe makes an excellent product and CS has been the industry standard. The question is, will their domination continue given their change in how CS is acquired. We will review various products and comment on how useful they might be for professional…

X-Trans CMOS and Lightroom and ACR

X-Trans CMOS is a new type of sensor filter array developed by FUJIFILM to improve image quality. The release of Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® 4.4 and Adobe Camera Raw 7.4 offers significant improvements in the processing of X-Trans raw files for the X100S, X20, X-Pro1 and X-E1, resulting in better Moire reduction and enhanced performance in…