DxO Labs Releases DxO Optics Pro 7.2


posted Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 1:16 PM EDT

DxO Labs continues the rapid evolution of DxO Optics Pro with the image editing software's second point release since November.

New in this release are:

• Support for the Panasonic Lumix G1, G2, GF3, Canon PowerShot S100

• Version 6 project database migration

• Version 6 and 7 projects merge

• Various enhancements of the crop tool

• Feature for fixing image paths when images are moved

• Feature "Open with" from third party programs opens a new project

• Fixes for several major issues

In addition the company is offering the product at a special 33 percent discount through Jan. 31.

Press Release


Dxo Optics Pro V7.2 Supports 4 New Cameras, Allows Importing Of Version 6 Database

New version features greater stability. Special 33 percent discount good through Jan. 31.

Jan. 25 -- DxO Labs announces the immediate availability of DxO Optics Pro v7.2 for Mac and Windows. Both the Standard and Elite editions support the following additional 4 cameras:

• Canon Powershot S100

• Panasonic GF3

• Panasonic G1

• Panasonic G2

The production rate of DxO Optics Modules is accelerating, thanks to the recent optimization of its calibration processes. This means that DxO Labs is now able to provide support for new cameras more quickly, all while consolidating its modules library by adding camera models already on the market -- notably compact hybrids. Since January 1st, more than 250 camera/lens combinations have been added.


This new version includes a tool that allows users to import all their projects and image processing information from DxO Optics Pro 6 and to integrate them into DxO Optics Pro 7 by merging both databases.

This DxO Optics Pro update also includes greater general stability as well as giving users the ability to crop photos in a more intuitive way.


DxO Optics Pro for Windows and Mac is available in the DxO Labs online boutique and at photo resellers at a special discount price good through Jan. 31:

USD: DxO Optics Pro 7 Standard Edition: $99 instead of $169; DxO Optics Pro 7 Elite Edition: $199 instead of $299

EUR (Suggested retail prices, including VAT): DxO Optics Pro 7 Standard Edition: 99 € instead of 149 € DxO Optics Pro 7 Elite Edition: 199 € instead of 299 €

GBP (Suggested retail prices, including VAT): DxO Optics Pro 7 Standard Edition: £89 instead of £135; DxO Optics Pro 7 Elite Edition: £179 instead of £269

This update is free for all owners of DxO Optics Pro 7 as well as for photographers who acquired a license for DxO Optics Pro 6 on or after Sept. 1, 2011. Other users can take advantage of a special discount on all upgrades from now until Jan. 31, directly from their customer account.

A fully-functional trial version of DxO Optics Pro, good for one month, is available on the DxO Labs Web site.