3 Sep 2008 My Post Processing Kit
1. FastStone Image Viewer 4.6
Free software. Download Link:
Very powerful photoview with batch convesion capabilities.
2. ACR (Adobe Camera Raw)
Use with Photoshop CS4. The RAW converter have constant update to support the latest digital DSLR. I have an article about the basic operation of ACR here:
3. Photoshop CS4
Need I say anything?
4. Photomatix Pro 4.1
A HDR production software. The new version 4 have improved on the preset HDR setting that could give very good result without tweaking the settings. It also improved the alignment of the images use in making the HDR. I have tried and find it to be very effective when shooting HDR handheld.
The nose ninja function is replaced by the noise reduction in ACR. See this post:
5. Noise Ninja
A powerful denoising software.
6. Viceversa Pro
An important software to make backup. This program feature a verify after copy to make sure that your files are properly copied to the destination drive.
Use in conjuction of Faststone Imageviewer to provide more comprehesive EXIF and IPTC information of an image. This is a freeware program.
Tags: Adobe, Camera Raw, faststone, image viewer, Noise Ninja, photoshop, PT Lens, Viceversa Pro