Create stunning photographs of high contrast scenes
Have you ever photographed a high contrast scene? If so, you know that even the best exposure gives you blown out highlights, or flat shadows, or both. The solution is High Dynamic Range (HDR) processing:
Photomatix Pro and Photomatix Essentials are stand-alone programs running on Windows and Mac OS X.
One license for Photomatix Essentials costs $39.
One license for Photomatix Pro costs $99.
Photomatix Essentials focuses on simplicity and ease of use. Photomatix Pro offers more options and includes advanced features such as batch processing and selective deghosting.
Some of the features of Photomatix are also available as an Edit Plug-in for Aperture. A free Lightroom Plug-in makes it possible to access Photomatix Pro directly from Lightroom, if desired.