Nikon Capture NX 2 Now Available
MELVILLE, N.Y. (June 20, 2008) - Nikon is pleased to announce that Capture NX 2 image editing software is now available for purchase at authorized Nikon dealers and through the Nikon Mall online store. The latest generation of Capture NX provides photography enthusiasts with a suite of powerful tools operated by simple yet visually intuitive controls to streamline the photo editing process. Capture NX 2 utilizes revolutionary U Point® technology to give photographers access to powerful Control Points that enhance color, exposure, and other image quality settings quickly and easily.
Capture NX 2 offers users a wealth of new technologies focused on photographers, including the innovative new Selection Control Point that places a commanding suite of image editing tools at the user's fingertips to simplify and accelerate the image editing experience. Additionally, Capture NX 2 adds an advanced Auto Retouch Brush for seamless retouching, an improved yet simple user interface, updated menus, browser functionality and an increase in performance.
Whether users choose JPEG, TIFF files, or take advantage of advanced RAW (NEF) processing capabilities, Capture NX 2 is an asset to any workflow. With a minimal learning curve, users are able to take advantage of simplified image browsing, selection and labeling and improved batch-processing capabilities.
To download the 60-day free trial (Mac and PC versions) and sample the powerful creative possibilities of Capture NX 2, please visit http://www.capturenx.com. To purchase the unlimited full version users can to obtain a license through the trial, visit their local imaging retailer, or shop securely online at the Nikon Mall by logging onto http://www.nikonmall.com. The manufacturer's suggested retail price is $109.95 to upgrade from version one, or $179.95 for the full version.
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