Archive for October, 2008

Adobe Lightroom 2.1, ACR 5.1 and DNG 5.1 released

Posted by Robert Edwards on October 23, 2008 in Blog |

A swag of updates from Adobe. Lightroom version 2.1 is out of beta and officially released for Windows and Mac. Camera Raw 5.1 for Photoshop CS4 and its companion DNG Converter 5.1 were also updated, Windows here and Mac here. Alternatively use Adobe Updater that is installed with your apps. New camera support and minor bug fixes are the […]

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Capture One 4 Pro released – finally!

Posted by Robert Edwards on October 21, 2008 in Blog |

The long wait is over. Phase One have released Capture One 4 Pro. Phase have lost a lot of ground to the likes of Lightroom and Aperture offering two major updates in the same time, and Bibble 5 nearing release. There is no doubt that Capture One offers an alternate RAW rendering that many love. Now if […]

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Network speed with Raw files

Posted by Robert Edwards on October 4, 2008 in Blog |

While this is not news recently I’ve found network speed a real pain to deal with using image browsers. Even on a Gb network opening and zooming high megapixel RAW files is slow. Now I use catalog apps for a first look at images instead of an image browser. The catalog app (Expression Media 2.01, […]

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Expression Media 2 SP1 released

Posted by Robert Edwards on October 2, 2008 in Blog |

Expression Media 2 Service Pack 1 has been released. Get the Windows version here and the Mac version here. Install the service pack on top of Expression Media 2. It fixes many bugs that prevented me recommending the upgrade to version 2, and polishes the user interface. Full details onDavid Sayed’s blog.

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