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PRESS RELEASE: Ohanaware Co., Ltd releases HDRtist Pro 1.0.2 for Mac OS X (HDR Software).
Jhangle, Pingtung, Taiwan (May 18th, 2011) -- Ohanaware, a family team specializing in intuitive photo editing software, are very proud to announce the immediate release of an update to the award winning HDRtist Pro software for the Mac. HDRtist Pro is the more advanced version of Ohanaware's free HDR software, HDRtist. It's been designed to provide more creativity with HDR images, while continuing to be easy to use.
ABOUT HDRTIST PRO
HDRtist Pro, easy to use HDR software for Macintosh computers. It has a simple yet streamlined workflow, with features such as 1-Click HDR editing. A live interface, where changes happen as the options are adjusted. The core engine processes HDR images using 128-bit floating point data (16,843,009 times more precise than a JPEG). The unique file format also allows HDRs to be saved and re-edited at a later date. Even JPEG files generated by HDRtist Pro can be re-opened and edited. With HDRtist Pro, it's possible to create an HDR effect from a single RAW or JPEG image.
UK Mac Magazine MacFormat recently awarded HDRtist Pro 5 out of 5 stars.
WHATS NEW IN 1.0.2
With version 1.0.2 of HDRtist Pro, InstallEasy has been improved for Snow Leopard users. Fixed two display issues that some customers were having. Added support for 16-Bit Photoshop files. Fixed a bug with dragging in HDRP files. The save dialog now respects the last selected format's extension on re-open.
PRICING AND AVAILABILITY
HDRtist Pro 1.0.2 is a free update for all customers, for new customers HDRtist Pro is $29.99 (USD) / £19.99 (GBP). Existing customers can use the "Software Update" or "Check for Update" function from the HDRtist Pro menu within HDRtist Pro to update, or simply download the new version from the Ohanaware website. A free unlimited 14-Day trial can also be downloaded from the Ohanaware website. HDRtist Pro can be purchased from the Ohanaware website and Apple's Mac App Store.
HDRtist Pro requires an Intel powered Macintosh running Mac OS X 10.5 or newer, with at least 1GB of memory. A 256mb Graphics Card is recommended for Hardware acceleration.
Ohanaware is a husband & wife team living in the southern tip of Taiwan. Sharing a passion in Mac's and amateur Photography. Their first product 'Funtastic Photos' went on to win 4 star awards from both MacWorld and MacFormat. Their previous games company had a top ten hit with Recyclorama. Joy Sha has a history in the design industry with experience as a 2D and 3D artist, she also holds a masters in 3D animation. Sam Rowlands has been writing software since 1990 and is an award winning software developer.
(First posted on Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at 23:06 EDT)