The DNG Trap

A friend contacted me this weekend. Back when it was time to choose a Digital Asset Manager (DAM), he weighed back & forth with Aperture and Lightroom, ultimately going with the latter. Recently, he came to the conclusion that Aperture would be more to his liking. Then, a funny thing happened – except that it […]

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Exploring Nik’s Silver Efex Pro 2.0

Last week, Nik Software announced the release of its next version of Silver Efex Pro. Many of my friends already had the software on order (I have a whole rant against the phrase “pre-order”, but I’ll spare you), but I hadn’t made up my mind yet. As I’ve mentioned before, I’m far more passionate about […]

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The Truth About HDR

Last week, Steve Jobs introduced an updated Apple TV and declared the HD revolution was over – HD won.  It’s true. I can’t recall that last time I turned to a non-HD channel on my cable box. I want the full resolution of that beautiful 50″ plasma screen every time I see it.  The change […]

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