Merge exposures in Photomatix to recover shadow and highlight detail from your image capture.
You will get a more accurate 3D model, evenly lit textures, and you won't miss important image data.
Photomatix Pro costs $99 and is a standalone program running on Windows and Mac.
The HDR Batch Plugin costs $59 and runs in Adobe Lightroom.
Photomatix Real Estate Camera runs on iPhone. Its in-app purchase option costs $9.99.
PhotomatixCL is a CLI tool running on Windows and Linux servers, and is available from $19.99/month.
20 September 2023: Photomatix Pro updated to version 7.1, which includes a customization option, an improved HDR Inspector, and lens selection in batch mode.
23 August 2021: Photomatix Pro updated to version 6.3, adding native M1 support, with up to 60% boost in performance, and support for Canon EOS R and Nikon Z RAW files.
26 May 2021: The HDR Batch Plugin for Lightroom has been updated to version 2, adding the creation of unprocessed 32-bit HDR images, and saving as 32-bit DNG, 32-bit TIFF and OpenEXR.
5 March 2019: Photomatix Real Estate Camera, an iPhone app for taking high-quality real estate pictures without photography expertise, now available on the App Store.
13 August 2017: Q&A on using HDR for a solar eclipse based on the questions from a user preparing to photograph the August 21 eclipse.
30-Sep-14: Photomatix Essentials updated to version 4, adding realistic-looking Tone Mapping and Finishing Touch options among other updates. Photomatix Essentials is an easy-to-use program intended for photographers who are new to HDR.