digital photo professional 3.13.0

Digital Photo Professional (DPP) 3.13.0 Canon’s Digital Photo Professional (DPP) software has reached version 3.13.0, so what’s new besides the support for the EOS 700D & EOS 100D cameras? OF course with the launch of the EOS 70D there’s also got to be some further update coming soon too. What’s new in Digital Photo Professional …

Better quality pictures for free, installing lens aberration correction profiles in your Canon EOS

Improve your results with Canon lenses Lenses are not all perfect, in fact perfect lenses are just not possible. They would be impossibly large, heavy and expensive. They’d probably be impossible to manufacture too. Most modern EOS cameras can be set to automatically improve images taken with a huge range of Canon lenses. There’s a …

Nik Software suite of six plug-ins for only $149

It’s Easter and you’ve got to love this deal; the complete set of Nik Software’s plug-ins for only $149. Normally you’d have paid $499 for this set of professional plug-ins that works in Photoshop, Lightroom and Aperture but Nik Software – now owned by Google – has this amazing deal online. With the six separate …

Vintage look presets for Lightroom

Achieving a vintage look in Lightroom with presets I recently did a vintage themed fashion shoot and rather fancied making my life a step or two simpler with some easy to apply vintage looks. I wanted something I could apply to a heap of images to show the intended direction for the edits. Preset Heaven …

Taming selections in photoshop

I’ve gone wild with Photoshop… For a number of years I’ve found that my photos tended to be opened in Photoshop for only simple edits, a bit of sharpening, contrast, levels all applied globally. However I have also been building my skills with photoshop to enable me to turn photos from the camera in to …

EOS 6D WiFi tethered shooting to Lightroom

Updated for EOS 6D & EOS 70D tethered to Lightroom 5.3 Click the picture above for the latest version of this post  Tethered shooting to Lightroom EOS 6D supports tethered shooting using Canon’s EOS Utility software, and it’s a simple case to set up the tethered shooting over a WiFi link thanks to the camera’s …

Google introduces free Snapseed photo editor for Android

Snapseed available for Android Since it’s launch Snapseed has only been available for iOS devices. When Google bought Nik Software, the makers of the Nik Plug-ins and Snapseed some news sources reported that Google had simply bought Snapseed, such is the status of the app on the iOS platform. However Google and Nik’s software teams …

canon inc digital lens optimizer explained

Improved photos with Digital Lens Optimizer (DLO) I’ve written about Digital Lens Optimizer earlier this year on this site, and then also was commissioned to write about it for Canon Professional Network (CPN). Just a day or so ago Canon’s EOS division in Japan added new information with a lot of detail about what DLO …