The latest version of one of the best HDR software packages.
Originally posted on Photofocus:
If you’re into HDR, you’ll be happy to hear that HDRsoft is now shipping Photomatix Pro 5.0. This release is exciting and adds several great new features including.
Contrast Optimizer Tone Mapping. This is an option for localized tone-mapping. It produces nearly zero halos which can produce very natural looking results. This is useful for adding clarity to images and is very easy to use.
Fusion/Real-Estate. This method was substantially sped up (now ten times faster). It can also be used on any image. It is useful for creating crisp HDR images that do not blow out highlights. While targeted to shooting buildings, it works well for many users.
- Multiple settings batching. Choose multiple methods and presets to apply to a photo. This speeds up the post-processing time and allows for easier batch-processing on big jobs.
- Improved automatic ghost removal. You can specify which source photo to use…
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