Photo editing software archive

  • Adobe Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements reach version 11
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    Adobe Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements reach version 11

    By 25 September 2012

    Adobe has announced the latest version of its consumer photo and video editing software, which has reached its 11th release. Adobe's done a little bit of a u-turn in the latest package though: the dark background of version 10 has been axed for what Adobe...

  • RIM working on BlackBerry 10 photo filtering suite to rival Instagram
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    RIM working on BlackBerry 10 photo filtering suite to rival Instagram

    By 26 July 2012

    RIM is working on its own version of Instagram that will come preloaded on BlackBerry 10 devices. Rather than a downloadable app, the software will be part of all BlackBerry 10 devices as standard and could even be rolled out before then as an update...

  • Adobe Lightroom 4 review
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    Adobe Lightroom 4 review

    By 4 April 2012

    Lightroom 4 is the latest version of Adobe's photo editing software and comes with a host of new features, to allow all that use it a chance to enhance and develop their pictures before showing others. But are the upgrades worth the bother - or, if you...

  • Adobe Photoshop Elements and Premier Elements hit version 10
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    Adobe Photoshop Elements and Premier Elements hit version 10

    By 20 September 2011

    Adobe’s consumer photo and video editing suites have now been upgraded to version 10, sweeping in a number of feature changes, but retaining the existing style and design of application. The new features cover a range of feature updates, but the design...

  • App Of The Day: Lo-Mob review (WP7)
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    App Of The Day: Lo-Mob review (WP7)

    By 11 August 2011

    It might be fair to say that photo apps allowing you to down-grade your digital pics in order to make them look a little more "orfentic" has reached over-saturation (pun intended) point, indeed the choice is simply overwhelming.  However, all offer something...

  • Adobe Photoshop and Premier Elements 9 hit Mac and PC
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    Adobe Photoshop and Premier Elements 9 hit Mac and PC

    By 21 September 2010

    Adobe has announced an update to its photo and video enthusiast editing suites Adobe Photoshop Elements and Adobe Premier Elements, which have now both reached version 9. The big news, however, isn't the content of the revised software functions so much...

  • Lightroom 3 captures new features for the photographer in you
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    Lightroom 3 captures new features for the photographer in you

    By 8 June 2010

    Adobe has finally announced the launch of Lightroom 3, its photo editing software aimed at photographers rather than image designers, with a stack of new features. The Adobe Lightroom 3 beta was first released in October 2009 and is now ready roll,...

  • Apple Aperture 3 - Mac review
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    Apple Aperture 3 - Mac review

    By 10 March 2010

    There are some kinds of software that not even the mighty Apple can make user-friendly, no matter how hard it tries. That doesn't stop Aperture 3 being a very good desktop application, but straightforward it certainly isn't. The principles are all there,...

  • ESSENTIALS: Software to improve your life - Picnik
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    ESSENTIALS: Software to improve your life - Picnik

    By 14 February 2010

    There's a lot of people out there for whom photo editing software is a bit of a mystery. Who can blame them? When the brand name that has become the verb is "Photoshop", then it's of little surprise. As good as Adobe's software is, and indeed other excellent...

  • Apple releases Aperture 3
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    Apple releases Aperture 3

    By 9 February 2010

    Apple has introduced Aperture 3, the next release of its photo editing and management software, for which it claims over 200 new features with the boast that "Aperture 3 makes it even easier and faster to organise large photo libraries". These new features...

  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 beta - First Look review
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    Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 beta - First Look review

    By 27 October 2009

    If you're a disorganised photographer then chances are you store your digital photos on your computer, back them up and then forget about them until someone says: "Do you have a picture of a women on a bus in London eating a sandwich?" Of course you do,...

  • Adobe Lightroom 3 beta released
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    Adobe Lightroom 3 beta released

    By 22 October 2009

    Adobe has announced the availability of Photoshop Lightroom 3 as a free download for photographers to try.  The new application, which allows photographers to catalogue their photo collections as well as perform basic editing processes to their pictures...

  • VIDEO: Sneak peak into the future of Adobe Photoshop
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    VIDEO: Sneak peak into the future of Adobe Photoshop

    By 9 October 2009

    Adobe has posted a video revealing what features future versions of its Photoshop software might offer. Revealed online for those that could not make it to Photoshop World, Adobe says it's a "sneak peek of technologies we're working on in the Photoshop...

  • Chinese students create Photosketch software
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    Chinese students create Photosketch software

    By 6 October 2009

    A group of Chinese students have created a remarkably impressive bit of technology which takes an annotated hand-drawn sketch, finds photos on the web, and then stitches it all together automatically. It's called Photosketch. Hit play on the video above...

  • Adobe Photoshop Elements 8 is here
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    Adobe Photoshop Elements 8 is here

    By 23 September 2009

    Adobe's Photoshop Elements for PC and Mac and Premiere Elements for PC software are due for their yearly update. Version 8 of both programs has been released, and contains a host of new functionality, mostly in the ease-of-use department. These bits of...

  • Corel Digital Studio 2010 launches
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    Corel Digital Studio 2010 launches

    By 4 September 2009

    Corel has introduced its all-new photo and video product Corel Digital Studio 2010 that brings together photo, video, DVD burning and playback. The company says the new software makes it easy for anyone to create "beautiful photo and video projects" with...

  • Roxio announces Creator 2010
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    Roxio announces Creator 2010

    By 25 August 2009

    Almost a year to the day since Roxio Creator 2009 was announced, the company has announced the launch of the 2010 edition of the software. Roxio Creator 2010 does mostly the same stuff as its predecessor - you can edit video, make music, alter photos,...

  • "Perfectly Clear" photo retouching app launched
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    "Perfectly Clear" photo retouching app launched

    By 13 August 2009

    Athentech Imaging has launched its "Perfectly Clear" application for the iPhone, which promises to let you retouch your photos on Apple's flagship handset without having to download the pics to your computer first. Several sliders are offered, including...

  • Seven easy ways to touch up your Facebook photos
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    Seven easy ways to touch up your Facebook photos

    By 11 August 2009

    It's the second week of August and if you don't have a few gigabytes of holiday snaps to sort through by now then you probably will by the end of the month. Whether you've been to Tenerife or Tenby, we all like to show off a little about what we've been...

  • VIDEO: Nokia Image Exchange
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    VIDEO: Nokia Image Exchange

    By 14 April 2009

    Nokia's Beta Labs has conjured up another experimental application for Nokia phones, this time focusing on sharing mobile pics. The Image Exchange app will auto upload (and therefore also auto-backup) all pics you take on your Nokia cameraphone to the...

  • iLife '09 - Mac review
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    iLife '09 - Mac review

    By 26 March 2009

    Can the 2009 update to Apple's photo editing, movie making, music recording, website building site really be worth the upgrade? We've been testing the new package for over a month to see whether it really is. Five years into the series, you would be forgiven...

  • VIDEO: Microsoft's latest "I'm A PC" poster girl is 4
  • Photoshop photo magnets bring your Mac to life
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    Photoshop photo magnets bring your Mac to life

    By 3 February 2009

    If you're a bit of a Mac fanatic, and spend a fair bit of time fiddling around on Photoshop or Illustrator, you might find this clever magnetic photo board is right up your street. Wall-mountable and designed by Brazil's Meninos, the magnetic photo board...

  • Apple iLife '09 on sale in the UK
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    Apple iLife '09 on sale in the UK

    By 27 January 2009

    Apple has announced that iLife '09 is available from today, 27 January, featuring upgrades to iPhoto, iMovie and GarageBand. Apple promises "breakthrough new ways" to organise and manage photos, create movies and learn to play music. iPhoto '09 adds "Faces"...

  • Microsoft's 3D Photosynth of Obama's Oath revealed
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    Microsoft's 3D Photosynth of Obama's Oath revealed

    By 21 January 2009

    Microsoft's Photosynth team has been hard at work stitching together photographs taken from the moment of Obama's inauguration when he took the presidential Oath. Over on CNN's site, those who have Silverlight installed can view the mammoth 3D recreation...