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Another way to not be forced to rent Adobe CC

Or be forced to double up on HD space by converting everything to DNGs. Alienskin Exposure X2 After installation, go to Edit/Preferences and select what photo editor you want to punt the Raw edited image to. (Used CS5 for this … Continue reading

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Another way to keep your earlier versions of Photoshop functional

without having to convert everything to DNGs. DXO Optics. It has the most precise lens correction catalog of any program I have tried so far. Not only lens correction, but in relation to specific camera bodies. (caveat: I have a … Continue reading

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On1 Photo Raw and CS5

I know many people who do not want to ‘rent’ Adobe, and didn’t get CS6. On1 PhotoRaw 2017 doesn’t install to CS5, but I did manage to get it working with it.  I have a legit copy of CS5 E … Continue reading

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What I have discovered using Affinity for PC Software

Registax, Helicon or other focus stacking software isn’t a needed ‘extra’. I just did a 10 JPG image focus stack of the moon, and unlike many different versions of Photoshop that kept complaining not enough overlap, Affinity lined up each … Continue reading

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On1 Photo Raw Pre-Release

Because Wing misunderstood, I feel I should clear this up, regarding On1 Photo Raw. (I’m using the Pre-Release, as I pre ordered. The ‘real’ version will be out soon) Even though you can do many edits/adjustments/processing with On1 Raw, you … Continue reading

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Finally! Only took two tries.

I finally got a straight answer from MicroSoft in regards to getting my poor Vaio back to abby-normal Windows 8.1 after the disaster that was Win10 update.  All I needed was a new Windows 8 license key, because the Windows … Continue reading

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Now isn’t that interesting

I think Zoner Photo Studio is regretting their decision to emulate Adobe’s ‘rent our software’ business model. Just got a newsletter email that they’re offering 8 months free.  No sale, ZPS!  Told you, if you decide to have a standalone … Continue reading

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