Posts Tagged ‘aurora hdr’

The Best of Black Friday 2018

The Best Black Friday Deals of 2018

Below you’ll find my favorite Black Friday 2018 deals for photographers. All of the stuff listed below is part of my personal photo toolbox so if you have questions about any of the products listed below, please ask. Luminar 2018 Luminar 2018 is a photo editing powerhouse! It has a bevy of tools/filters that can…

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Aurora HDR 2019 Review

Aurora HDR 2019 for Mac and Windows

I’ve been having a blast with Aurora HDR 2019! The new AI-powered Quantum HDR Engine does a fantastic job enhancing color and detail without the over-the-top grit that HDR is notorious for. In this article we’ll dive in to Aurora 2019’s new features, what what I love about it, and a few things that I hope will be added or improved in the future.

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One Night in San Francisco

San Francisco Bay Bridge at night

It had been years since I’d spent any quality time in San Francisco, but on my last trip to California my mom and I decided to take one night of our adventures to stay in the city.

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Sky’s the Limit | Chicago

On my way to and from California during recent travels I had a couple of short layovers in Chicago’s O’Hare (ORD) airport. My favorite part of this airport is an underground tunnel, decorated by artist Michael Hayden. The art installation is called Sky’s the Limit and was completed in 1987. Those traversing the tunnel are treated…

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Aurora HDR 2018 1.2.0 Just Released – What’s New?

Aurora HDR 2018 1.2.0

The latest update to Aurora HDR 2018 made a huge leap toward bringing the Mac and Windows versions to parity. Windows users got a slew of new features – Mac users got a few performance improvements. The Highlights: Speed boost for editing and adjusting Fast single-file opening Batch processing (Windows) Loupedeck integration Better memory management…

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Macphun is now Skylum

Macphun is now Skylum

Macphun has now officially rebranded as Skylum Software! Macphun got their start making software for, you guessed it, Mac. In late 2017 they introduced Windows versions of their two flagship applications (Luminar and Aurora HDR) for the first time and began the transition from Macphun to Skylum. Skylum has big plans for the future, including…

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Photomatix Pro vs Aurora HDR

Default Settings from Aurora HDR 2018

There are many HDR software options on the market, but Photomatix Pro 6 and Aurora HDR 2018 are two of the most popular. I own (and use) both; and while they ultimately have similar jobs they each have their areas of strength. I’ll dive in to a few of the differences below and show how…

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