Create Beautiful High Dynamic Range (HDR) Photos with Hydra Pro HDR Editor for Mac

Create Beautiful High Dynamic Range (HDR) Photos with Hydra Pro HDR Editor for Mac

Create HDR images from a set of exposures or single RAW image 

  • High-precision 128-bit internal format

  • Tone mapping including presets & live, full-resolution preview

  • Advanced comparison tool of result against original pictures

  • Single or multiple input photos of various formats (JPEG, RAW, HDR, EXR)

  • Blazingly fast rendering to various output file types (JPG, TIFF, HDR, EXR) and color spaces (sRGB, Pro Photo, AdobeRGB…)

  • Accurate color processing, including support for Deep & Wide Color displays (30-bit, DCI-P3 display of latest iMac 27’)

  • Integration with Apple Photos app (input / output)

  • Manual & automatic image alignment, ghost handling, and real-time tone mapping 

  • Optimized for Metal

  • Elegant & easy-to-use translucent user interface

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AWT News Update: September 25, 2017

AWT News Update: September 25, 2017

It's High Sierra Day, and we have a bit of info for owners of one particular model of Mac Pro. Everything else for today deals with other Apple products: iPhones, iPad Pros, the Apple TV 4K, and more!

  • Netflix has added HDR support for iOS on the iPhone 8, iPhone X and 2017 iPad Pros
  • Warning! All-glass iPhones like the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and upcoming iPhone X can and do break, so get a case for your phone and purchase AppleCare+
  • Have a 2012 - 2013 Mac Pro "cheese grater"? It gets a firmware update when you upgrade the device to macOS High Sierra
  • Amazon has drastically lowered prices on 4K movie titles
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Rumor: the next gen Apple TV will arrive along with new iPhones and Apple Watches next month

Rumor: the next gen Apple TV will arrive along with new iPhones and Apple Watches next month

Alongside the iPhone 8, iPhone 7 Plus, the iPhone 7s Plus, Apple Watch Series 3, Apple will introduce a new Apple TV next month that can stream 4K video and highlight live television content such as news and sports, reports Bloomberg, quoting unnamed “people familiar with the matter.” (The rumor mill says that Apple will hold a special event for new products on Sept. 12, but the tech giant hasn’t yet announced such an event.)

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AWT News Update: July 31, 2017

AWT News Update: July 31, 2017

The last day of August, the first day of the week, and a day full of good news and rumors:

  • Steve Jobs' widow Laurene Powell Jobs buys a majority stake in The Atlantic
  • Log files, rumors, and now listings in the iTunes Store are all pointing towards release of a 4K HDR-capable fifth-generation Apple TV
  • Spotify announces that it has 60 million paid subscribers -- over double the number of Apple Music subscribers
  • Developers find code pointing to a small multicolor display in the top of the Apple HomePod, which will be quite the powerful smart speaker
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Pluto Trigger adds intelligence to your DSLR

Pluto Trigger adds intelligence to your DSLR

Digital Single Lens Reflex (DSLR) cameras get smarter every year, but that doesn't mean that most photographers run out and buy the latest update to their favorite model. For those of us who use DSLRs for personal photography, it's just not practical to spend a big hunk of money on a new camera body each year. Fortunately, there's a new app-enabled product called Pluto Trigger (US$119.00) that makes it possible to do some incredibly powerful things with your DSLR, even if that camera is a few years old.

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Macphun announces Aurora HDR app for high dynamic range photography

Macphun announces Aurora HDR app for high dynamic range photography

Macphun creates a lot of photography apps for Mac, and today the company announced a new member of its complete line of software. Aurora HDR (US$39.99 intro price, $49.99 afterward) will be available on the Mac App Store starting on November 19. A Pro edition is available for pre-order now; Aurora HDR Pro has an introductory price of $89.99 (normal price $99.99), and pre-orders can be made from www.macphun.com and www.stuckincustoms.com

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