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Apr 25, 2006

The Plugin Site Releases the MacOS X Version of LightMachine

Press Release: The Plugin Site (www.thepluginsite.com) releases the MacOS X version of LightMachine, a plugin for performing all kinds of light adjustments in photos. LightMachine combines shadow/highlight, virtual lighting and color-based correction tools for performing sophisticated corrections without the need for time-consuming selections and layer stacks. It lets you selectively correct photos taken under bad light conditions or with inadequate camera settings and achieve results that rival photos taken under the best circumstances.

Apr 4, 2006

AKVIS Noise Buster: Noise Suppression for Digital and Scanned Images

AKVIS Noise Buster: Noise Suppression for Digital and Scanned Images

Press Release: AKVIS LLC announces the release of new software – AKVIS Noise Buster V.1.1 for Windows and Macintosh. AKVIS Noise Buster is software for noise suppression on digital and scanned images.

Apr 3, 2006

PixelGenius Ships PhotoKit Color 2

Press Release: Chicago – April 3rd, 2006 – Pixel Genius, LLC ships PhotoKit™ Color 2.0.

PhotoKit Color 2.0 replaces PhotoKit Color 1.0, an Adobe® Photoshop® Automate Plug-in that applies precise color corrections, automatic color balancing and creative coloring effects.

Mar 13, 2006

Plug-in boosts HDR image control

MultimediaPhoto has released Photomatix Tone Mapping Plug-In 1.0 for Mac and Windows. The plug-in for Photoshop CS2 and compatible applications, is designed to improve the output of HDR images (for example, from digital SLR cameras) when they are downconverted for use in other creative applications.

Feb 14, 2006

Nik Software, Inc. Announces Investment and Cooperative Agreement with Nikon Corporation

Companies to jointly develop and distribute digital photographic software and technologies

Press Release: SAN DIEGO, CA – February 14, 2006 – Nik Software, Inc. (formerly Nik Multimedia, Inc.) announces that it has reached a worldwide agreement with Nikon Corporation (Tokyo, Japan) that enables technological collaboration between the two companies to develop and distribute digital photographic software and imaging technologies.

Feb 7, 2006

Nik Multimedia Changes Name to Nik Software

Press Release: San Diego, CA – February 7, 2006 – Nik Multimedia, Inc. announces today that the company has changed its name to Nik Software, Inc. effective immediately and has unveiled its new corporate identity keeping the familiar “Nik” and replacing “Multimedia” with “Software” to better represent the company’s focus on software development for the digital imaging market.

Feb 6, 2006

Digital Film Tools Releases Snap for Adobe Photoshop

Press Release: February 6, 2006 — Digital Film Tools releases Snap for Adobe Photoshop. Snap is an easy to use interactive image cutout tool. Image cutout is the process of removing or isolating an object in a picture.

Jan 24, 2006

Alien Skin Software Releases Exposure (TM)

Press Release: RALEIGH, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 24, 2006–Alien Skin Software today released Exposure, an all-new plug-in for Adobe® Photoshop® and other compatible host programs. Exposure brings the look and feel of film to digital photography. Digital photographers can now simulate current and discontinued film stocks, as well as recreate their signature look as a one-click effect. Exposure also simulates darkroom and studio effects such as push and cross processing. Moreover, saturation, light temperature, dynamic range, softness, sharpness, and the addition of realistic grain can be managed in one place.

Jan 19, 2006

The Plugin Site Releases OS X Version of FocalBlade

Press Release: The Plugin Site (www.thepluginsite.com) is pleased to announce the release of the MacOS X versions of FocalBlade. FocalBlade is a Photoshop -compatible plugin for sharpening photos for screen display and printing and for producing great looking blur, soft focus and glow effects on 8bit and 16bit images.

Jan 18, 2006

PictoColor Releases iCorrect EditLab Pro 5.0

New digital photo software features advanced auto black and white conversion, auto sepia tone, sharpening, and noise removal for turning everyday pictures into fine art images

Press Release: BURNSVILLE, Minn., Jan. 17 /PRNewswire/ — PictoColor Corporation has released iCorrect EditLab Pro 5.0, a new version of its highly acclaimed color correction and color editing Photoshop plug-in. The new version features automatic black and white conversion and automatic sepia tone. It also includes sharpening and noise removal technology for enhanced image quality and productivity.

Nov 15, 2005

Free Genuine Fractals Plug-In Reader by onOne Software

Free plug-in allows all users of Adobe Photoshop to open and view Genuine Fractals files saved using the .STN file format which significantly reduces the file size of scaled images

Press Release: PORTLAND, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 15, 2005–onOne Software today announced the immediate availability of a free Genuine Fractals Reader plug-in for Adobe Photoshop. The Genuine Fractals Reader plug-in allows any user of Adobe Photoshop CS or CS2 to open and view an image that was scaled using Genuine Fractals and saved with the .STN file extension.

Nov 14, 2005

Digital Film Tools Releases 55mm 6.0

Set of Digital Optical Filters for compatible programs

Press Release: Digital Film Tools releases 55mm 6.0, a comprehensive set of Digital Optical Filters for Adobe After Effects and compatible programs, Adobe Photoshop and compatible programs, Apple’s Final Cut Pro and Motion and Avid Editing Systems.

Nov 9, 2005

The Plugin Site Releases Version 1.01 of LightMachine

Photoshop-compatible plugin for performing light adjustments in photos

Press Release: The Plugin Site (www.thepluginsite.com) just released Version 1.01 of LightMachine, a Photoshop -compatible plugin for performing all kinds of light adjustments in photos. It combines shadow/highlight, virtual lighting and color-based correction tools for performing sophisticated corrections without the need for time-consuming selections and layer stacks.

Nov 9, 2005

Digital Anarchy Releases Updates to Primatte Chromakey and Backdrop Designer

Press Release: Digital Anarchy, a leading provider of cost-effective special effects software for Adobe®, Apple® and Discreet™ products, today announced the availability of Primatte Chromakey 2.1 and Backdrop Designer 1.1. These new plug-ins for Adobe Photoshop and Photoshop Elements allow photographers to easily create hundreds of different backgrounds for use in studio portraiture, product shots, wedding photos, school pictures and other commercial work.

Nov 7, 2005

theimagingfactory releases NoiseReduction Pro v3 for Mac OS X

Press Release: November 7th, 2005, theimagingfactory releases NoiseReduction Pro v3 for Mac OS X.

NoiseReduction Pro is a Photoshop plugin for reducing several types of luminance and color noise in digital images. Based on an extremely fast, split 5 level redundant wavelet algorithm, this plugin is without a doubt the quickest offering of its kind. Incorporating a resizable, live preview window and interactive controls, the plugin allows for easy determination of the optimal parameters.

Oct 26, 2005

ColorWasher 2.0c for MacOS X Released

Press Release: October 25, 2005 – The Plugin Site (http://www.thepluginsite.com) is pleased to announce Version 2.0c of ColorWasher for MacOS X, a plugin for correcting the colors, contrast, exposure and saturation of 8bit and 16bit photos. It works with various graphics applications, e.g. Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, Illustrator, Fireworks, Painter, Canvas, Photoline and GraphicConverter.

Oct 19, 2005

PixelGenius announces PhotoKit Color 2.0

Press Release: New York, NY at PPE – October 20th, 2005 – Pixel Genius, LLC announces PhotoKit™ Color 2.0, due to ship in the 4th quarter, 2005.

PhotoKit Color 2.0 replaces PhotoKit Color 1.0, an Adobe® Photoshop® Automate Plug-in that applies precise color corrections, automatic color balancing and creative coloring effects.

With a retail price of $99.95, PhotoKit Color 2.0 offers a comprehensive set of coloring tools for Photoshop CS and Photoshop CS2 for both Macintosh and Windows. PhotoKit Color 1.0 users can upgrade for $29.95. The upgrade will be free to users who purchased PhotoKit Color 1.x after the public announcement date of October 20th, 2005.

Sep 30, 2005

Alien Skin Announces General Availability of Eye Candy 5 Bundle

Press Release: RALEIGH, N.C. –(Business Wire)– Sept. 29, 2005 — Alien Skin Software today announced the widespread availability of the Eye Candy(R) 5 Bundle, a suite of 30 versatile, Adobe(R) Photoshop(R)-compatible filters. The Eye Candy 5 Bundle includes full versions of Eye Candy 5: Impact, Nature and Textures and renders a wide variety of beautiful effects.

Sep 23, 2005

Alien Skin Releases Free Plug-in Updates

Press Release: RALEIGH, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 22, 2005–Alien Skin Software today announced updates to several of their popular Adobe® Photoshop®-compatible plug-ins. These updates address Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger compatibility as well as a few, minor bugs.

Sep 7, 2005

AKVIS Chameleon v.3.0: 16 bits/Channel

Chameleon v.3.0 Image Combination Software

AKVIS announces Chameleon v.3.0, an efficient tool for automatic adjustment of inserted objects to the target image color range and smoothing of the object’s border. Chameleon V.3 supports 16 bits per channel and allows processing images in color modes RGB, CMYK, Lab and Grayscale.

Sep 7, 2005

New Genuine Fractals 4.0 Now Available from onOne Software

Upgraded Scaling Plug-In for Adobe Photoshop Offers Faster Scaling, New User Interface and Improved Workflow within Photoshop for Long-Time Users

Press Release: PORTLAND, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 7, 2005–Independent software developer, onOne Software, Inc. today announced the immediate availability of Genuine Fractals 4.0.

Aug 24, 2005

AKVIS Enhancer will reveal details on your picture

AKVIS announces the new version of Enhancer (V.2.1) for Windows and Macintosh. AKVIS Enhancer is a highly useful tool for revealing details on a picture. It works under image processing programs that support plug-ins such as Photoshop.

Press Release: August 24, 2005 – AKVIS LLC announces the release of AKVIS Enhancer V.2.1 for Windows and Macintosh.

Aug 12, 2005

PTLens Updated to Version 6.2.1

Press release: Portland, OR, August 12, 2005 — Site ePaperPress announces version 6.2.1 of PTLens, software for correcting lens distortion. Available as a Photoshop plug-in or standalone application, PTLens is based on Panorama Tools and is compatible with Windows 2000 and Windows XP.

Jul 29, 2005

AKVIS Chameleon Plug-in makes photo collage creation easier

Press Release: AKVIS LLC announces the release of AKVIS Chameleon V. 2.3 for Macintosh and Windows™, a photo collage creation plug-in remarkable for the automatic blending of inserted objects with the target image background.

Jul 28, 2005

OnOne grabs plug-in line from Extensis

New software developer onOne Software purchases popular line of productivity enhancement products for Photoshop and QuarkXPress.