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6 April 2017
Photolemur 2: automatic photo enhancer in the test

Photolemur 2 for the Mac: Automatic and intelligent photo enhancement in the test

A while ago, version 1 of Photolemur made a few waves because it was able to convince with surprisingly good results. Now the developers have given me (and a few other beta testers) before the sales start [...]
28 November 2016
Loupedeck Lightroom Indiegogo Edit Photos Mixer Controls

Loupedeck: Mixing console tool for image processing with Lightroom from 2017

Loupedeck is currently being financed through Indiegogo, a piece of hardware developed in Finland for image processing that is not unlike a mixer. The team, which partly consists of former Nokia employees, wants Loupedeck in 2017 for users of [...]
14 November 2016
affinity photo photoshop windows beta download comparison test

Affinity Photo Public Beta for Windows and Photoshop in comparison (+ download link)

On Thursday, November 10, 2016, I received an email from Serif that the public beta version of Affinity Photo for Windows was now available for free download. I had signed up for the corresponding newsletter, [...]
1 August 2016
Prisma App featured image

Prisma App: Thanks to Prisma, artistic image processing is child's play

The Prisma App from Prisma Labs Inc. is currently very much hyped. This is not only because an app for Android was released for the iOS version a week ago, but rather because [...]
16 July 2014
Aperture Alternative Lightroom

Alternatives to Apple Aperture photo management and image processing

After Apple presented the new "Photos" app at WWDC, it became known almost at the same time that the further development of iPhoto and Aperture would be discontinued. While amateur photographers who have built on iPhoto certainly have no problems with [...]
11 March 2014
Make car license plates unrecognizable

Defeat car license plates in Lightroom

For some time now, Adobe Lightroom has been my photo editor of choice when it comes to the photos I "pimp". Today I had a recording of a golf park clubhouse with some [...]
1 November 2013
GIMP 2.8

GIMP - Free image manipulation software

The software GIMP (abbreviation for GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a free way to edit photos and graphics on your computer. In terms of functionality and features, GIMP is in no way inferior to its expensive competition [...]
6 September 2013
GIMP screenshot

Gimp manual as PDF download

GIMP is an extremely powerful yet free image manipulation program. The software, which is published under the [GNU license-> gnu license], can run on Mac OS X as well as Linux and Windows. The manual for [...]