Posts Tagged ‘Microsoft’

Bibble acquired by Corel

Posted by Robert Edwards on January 6, 2012 in Blog |

Bibble Labs who make the multi-platform raw conversion software Bibble were recently purchased by Corel. A post in the Bibble forums informs users an official announcement will be made at CES next week. Bibble was the first alternative photographers had to the expensive and/or limited raw conversion software available from camera manufacturers. I began using Bibble in […]

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AtomicView Server released

Posted by Robert Edwards on July 12, 2010 in Blog |

AntZero have released the server version of their media cataloguing app AtomicView as well as a new catalog reader. Available for Mac and Windows.

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Phase One acquires Expression Media

Posted by Robert Edwards on May 25, 2010 in Blog |

Phase One acquires Expression Media (iView) from Microsoft. Until 30 June 2010 Phase One are offering Expression Media free to Capture One owners, and Capture One 5 free to Expression Media owners.

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DAM Workflow Newsletter 11

Posted by Robert Edwards on March 9, 2010 in Blog |

Phase One (Microsoft) Expression Media – Free software offer – ACT NOW! For loyal iView users the wait is over regarding the future of Microsoft Expression Media. For over 12 months Microsoft have been looking for a buyer for Expression Media. Phase One have acquired Expression Media from Microsoft. Initially it will still be known […]

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Expression Media 2 – not dead yet!

Posted by Robert Edwards on November 2, 2009 in Blog |

With a nod to Monty Python, no, Expression Media/iView is not dead yet! Microsoft moved it from the Expression Suite to the Pro Photography section.

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Expression Media videos

Posted by Robert Edwards on July 14, 2009 in Blog |

Shayne Bowman has made some excellent vodcasts on using Microsoft Expression Media and basic DAM. You will need to install Microsoft Silverlight to view them. Alongside Shayne’s vodcasts Fashion photographer Neil Latham has posted some on integrating Phase One Capture One 4 with Expression Media.

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Lightroom plug-ins by Beardsworth

Posted by Robert Edwards on May 18, 2009 in Blog |

Friend and colleague John Beardsworth has released free Adobe Lightroom plugins that help make it more robust for DAM. Beardy Plugin #2 reveals folder size inside Lightroom, and Beardy Plugin #3 finds missing images. These essential features are built into Microsoft Expression Media but not in Lightroom. Until now. If you use them please thank John via […]

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Expression Media 2 Service Pack 2 updated

Posted by Robert Edwards on March 20, 2009 in Blog |

Expression Media 2 Service Pack 2 is out, again. I’m glad to report the annoying “Asynchronous previews” has gone and viewing offline images in Media view is back. More info here. Download Mac version here and Windows version here.

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Expression Media 2 SP2 hotfix

Posted by Robert Edwards on March 13, 2009 in Blog |

Microsoft have a hotfix for Expression Media 2 SP2 nearly ready for release. So far this looks to be the best, most stable build yet for iView/Expression Media.

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Expression Media 2 SP2 – don’t update !

Posted by Robert Edwards on February 25, 2009 in Blog |

Don’t update to Expression Media 2 SP2. While it has a lot of bug fixes this Service Pack introduces more. For example on Windows viewing Nikon Raw files in Media or Light Table causes them to “snap” to scale. While other bugs remain like honouring the rotation of Raw images already in the Catalog or legacy […]

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