In addition to this standard tool set, AfterShot Pro also features the proprietary Perfectly Clear tool. You can enable and d. This is AfterShot 2 64 bit edition and the images I played with were nefs from a D7100. LabCurves2 - Adjust curves in Lab Space 32-bit only This plugin allows to modify curves in Lab space. Although it's easy to dismiss this functionality as a gimmick, it is capable of producing decent results. Figure 6: AfterShot Pro uses adjustment layers for selective editing as well as healing and cloning actions. Plus, explore the additional brush packs that were designed to match your specific workflow needs.
AfterShot Pro creates a new version of the master file as soon as you edit it. Figure 8: AfterShot Pro makes it possible to create custom batch output presets. In the filesystem mode, you can access, manage, and edit photos without importing them first. You can select one of the default primary or secondary colors in the color wells color squares at the top of the Color Correction section or pick any color from the image using one of the empty color wells. It works but I would love to have it scroll with 2 finger swipe as-well for a more efficient use. Creating a new version doesn't add a new image file: It simply stores a different set of edits for the master file.
I quickly began to add new features by writing new plugins, and these plugins became quite successful in the Bibble community. Immediately start creating with one of 11 built-in custom brushes. Non-destructive editing also means you can easily create multiple versions of a given image and try out different adjustments. Use PhotoMirage Express to create awe-inspiring photo animations that captivate, engage and transfix. This makes it a little too easy to accidentally adjust settings without meaning to. Perfectly Clear a plugin I got with the package which online videos show good things about seems to do no more than over expose an image and make it look really washed out. Each frame can be set with different size and color.
You can now download plugins directly within AfterShot Pro 3. Each frame can be set with different size and color. I bought it because it looked like it would meet my needs, particlarly my need for a good program which runs on Linux. Figure 2: AfterShot Pro allows you to create keyword sets. Disclaimer: Corel provided me with no compensation or free software in exchange for this review, nor have they had any kind of editorial review or input on the content.
All of this was done on site at the shoot and I can say that the speed and efficiency of the app really helped. You really can't see this unless you process the nef so I've uploaded it at Am I flogging a dead horse here? Note: Corel AfterShot Pro checks to make sure the plugin you are trying to install supports your version of Corel AfterShot Pro and your computer type. The plugins are totally non-destructive, like all of Corel AfterShot Pro's built-in image adjustment tools, and are compatible with Corel AfterShot Pro's tools. You can choose whether you want AfterShot to import your photos into a database or work on the folder structure you already have on the disk similar to what Picasa does. Faster features — Experience 5x faster cropping, and a quicker Clone tool and One Step Photo Fix.
So if you wanted to shoot raw files on your phone guess what Aftershot Pro has essentially told you… nope. If that does not work, After Shot is a joke … and longtime customers get upset. The Plugin tab lets you access installed plugins, including plugins developed by third-party developers. Add to this the ability to extend AfterShot Pro's default functionality via plugins, and you have a very compelling alternative indeed. Basically, if you can conceive of a way to sort and tag your vast image collection, AfterShot Pro 2 lets you do it.
To deliver maximum quality and performance, the new AfterShot 3 and AfterShot Pro 3 are now 64-bit only. Hi there, Just completed my first photoshoot using AfterShot Pro 2 exclusively for my photo management and editing. I would love to introduce this app to your site once I get sufficient experience with it. Bringing these popular tools to the front of your crop workflow saves you time and effort in achieving a perfect photo. Since I already organize all my photos in folders by date, this is extremely helpful to me and saves some importing time.
Text wrapping — Instantly wrap text inside a vector shape or selection for new creative options. New gradients and patterns added New gradients and patterns added Essentials and Complete workspaces — Choose from two workspaces to work in, tailored to suit your workflow or skill level. I trained as a graphic designer while teaching myself photography at the same time, eventually working as a product photographer shooting everything from jewelry to artistic furniture. This is a 10 out of 10 missing feature. Also the ratio of the frames thickness on the long and short side might be adapted as well as the image can be moved inside the frame. Instead of placing the filmstrip navigation below the main working window, it runs vertically down the left side of the preview window.
Wavelet Sharpen 3 - Wavelet Based Sharpening, and more This Plugins brings the popular wavelet sharpening algorithm to Aftershot Pro, when used with mild settings, it gives a really good sharpening effects, some users even claim that it can rescue out of focus shots. Each two corners can be linked to make the work faster and e. On the left, they allow you to navigate between Library and File System views of your images, while on the right you can navigate through the different editing types: Standard, Color, Tone, Detail. For more information about plugins available for Corel AfterShot Pro, visit. The Metadata Browser section in the Library section of the left panel allows you to browse photos in the catalog by their metadata.
The Lens Correction feature for zoom lenses allows you to build a profile of the Chromatic Aberration corre. The vertical text navigation is a bit difficult to read at first, but once you get used to it, you realize it conserves a lot of screen space without compromising usability too much. However, these differences are purely academic from a Linux user point of view, because only the Pro version of the application is available on Linux. Auto Levels is even worse. Object Extractor — Quickly and precisely isolate and remove from an image. The only thing that feels slightly inconsistent is that the metadata editor is included as a tab on the right navigation among the editing controls, when it might be better off on the left navigation with the library tools.