Digital Darkroom Software Review: AfterShot Pro 2

Program: AfterShot Pro 2 (version, 64 bit) Platforms Available Tested: Linux, Mac, Windows Installation: normal download dmg & drag app to Applications folder. Easy. Price: $79.99 (but it seems to be on sale fairly often: was $69 in April, I think, and is currently $42.99 with WinZip and a slideshow program thrown in free.) Corel’s […]

Digital Darkroom Software Review: LightZone

Program: LightZone (tested version: 4.1.0~rc1) Platforms Available Tested: Linux, Mac, Windows Installation: must register to get to the installer; installation is otherwise normal. LightZone is an open-source, cross platform RAW converter, and little more. It was originally a paid application, but converted to open source some years ago. Other reviewers have gone into more detail on its […]

Thirty Six… sixth post is the last, methinks

While I claimed earlier that Thirty Six forces users to slow down, that’s exactly what I didn’t do with these… And maybe that’s one of the best things about this app: it’s ideal for short-ish, limited photowalks, and similarly perhaps for specific projects of whatever 12- or 36-shot duration you might have. It’s a great […]

Thirty Six, during and after the rain

Alhamdulillah, April showers have been plentiful this year. And Thirty Six performed admirably with my “Another Day” film stock. Actually, I think a couple of shots (the square ones) were probably shot with the built-in 400 WC 120 roll. I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again, this app is fun. It forces you […]