Nik Software HDR Efex Pro
New HDR imaging toolkit gives range of controls
• U Point powered selective tools for fast precise enhancements of contrast, shadow, structure and saturation adjustments
• Proprietary tone mapping technology enabling a wide range of HDR styles and capabilities
• Powerful adjustment controls that yield multiple HDR styles from photo realistic to creative
• Standard and custom presets organized into categories for single-click HDR imaging
• Multiple or single exposure HDR
• Advanced technology for automatic image alignment and reduction of subject motion artifacts known as "ghosts"
• Integrated video-based help system including education on HDR photography techniques
Pricing and Availability
HDR Efex Pro will be available in the fourth quarter of 2010 for electronic and boxed delivery directly from Nik Software (www.niksoftware.com), through specialty camera retailers, and through online and national resellers. A complete list of Nik Software resellers may be found at http://www.niksoftware.com/resellers.
The suggested retail price of HDR Efex Pro is $159.95. The software will be available as a free update to those that have purchased the Nik Software Complete Collection after July 25, 2010.
HDR Efex Pro installs as a 32-bit or 64-bit plug-in for Adobe Photoshop CS3 through CS5, Lightroom 2.3 (or later) or Apple Aperture 2.1 (or later) and will be available for both Windows and Macintosh operating systems. For more information about HDR Efex Pro, including a detailed product video and image gallery, please visit http://www.niksoftware.com/hdr.
About Nik Software
Nik Software, Inc. is a privately held company that develops software solutions and provides award-winning educational programs for the digital imaging and photography markets. Established in 1995, Nik Software has become the recognized leader in digital photographic filter development and produces award-winning technology and software products for digital photography and imaging professionals including U Point® technology (www.upoint.com), HDR Efex Pro™, Dfine®, Viveza®, Color Efex Pro™, Silver Efex Pro™, and Sharpener Pro™ software. For more information visit www.niksoftware.com.