Archive for July, 2008

Lightroom 2 released

Posted by Robert Edwards on July 29, 2008 in Blog |

29 July 2008 Adobe have released Photoshop Lightroom 2. As previewed in the beta the star feature is non-destructive local area correction. New in the final release is graduated local area correction that some may have seen used by the Lightroom Adventure photographers. Make sure you stock up on RAM as Lightroom is Adobe’s first 64 bit […]

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Kodak acquires DAM application

Posted by Robert Edwards on July 19, 2008 in Blog |

Kodak aquires DAM Workflow solutions provider Design2Launch, a visual cataloger for CMS (Content Management System). Kodak calls it VAM; Visual Asset Management, yet another acronym for this sector! As an enterprise level solution Design2Launch doesn’t compete with single user applications like Microsoft Expression Media or Adobe Photoshop Lightroom.

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Microsoft Pro Photo Summit 2008

Posted by Robert Edwards on July 9, 2008 in Blog |

The Microsoft Pro Photo Summit is on in Redmond. Jeff Greene has some highlights on his blog. Of special note is an update on Orphan Works by ASMP attorney Victor Perlman and Washington photographer John Harrington. Both agree the Bill was unlikely to be passed this term – but Orphan Works will come.

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