View Full Version : Artizen HDR 2.5.35 Now Available

04 April 2008, 01:45 AM
The latest update of Artizen HDR has now been made available. This update focused on performance, reducing memory overhead, adding new HDR functions and bug fixing.

For those who have never tried Artizen before, it is a similiar application to Lightroom but without the Image Managment system. It picks up where Lightroom leaves off with not only full RAW support but also extensive HDR functionality at a competitive price of only $45.95 (Canadian) compared to Lightroom's price tag of $299 (US). (

Below is a list of all of the latest updates:

Updated Lock06 with new option called Radiance.
New Undo system which now uses 30% less memory when working with HDR files.
Reduced peak memory when creating HDR files by 30%.
Boosted Performance File I/O when working with *.HDR files by 20%.
Boosted Performance of HDR creation process by 10%.
Added the ability to unselect image from HDR creation process.
Artizen automatically makes suggested values for Exposure when creating HDR files.
Fixed editing regional tools bug.
Fixed Exposure Filter reset button.
Fixed Additive and Subtractive brush blending method.
Fixed Add Noise Filter bug when working with 16bit files.
Vista SP1 support and testing.
Addressed several XP and Vista specific issues.
Fixed memory leak in HDR creation process and working with OpenEXR files.
Fixed several issues with Lock05, Lock06, Cipher and Display including color reversals, Vista bugs as well as boosted performance of all operators.
Updated Camera RAW importer to better support Sony DSLR-A200, and DSLR-A350 digital cameras as well as made several minor fixes with supported cameras.

05 May 2008, 07:34 PM
New update 2.5.36 fixes;

Faster and more memory efficient loading of JPG, EMF, RLE, GIF, TIF and BMP file formats. 50% reduced memory usage and upto 5x faster file loading.
Faster and more memory efficient loading of NEF, DNG, CR2, CRW, ORF, PEF, RAF, SRF, DCR, KDC, MRW and ARW file formats. 50% reduced memory usage and upto 2.5x faster file loading.
Faster and more memory efficient loading of OpenEXR and HDR file formats. 50% reduced memory usage and upto 5x faster file loading.
Fixed JPG Exif writing which was not readable with several apps.
New Auto Alignment functionality.
Extended support for generating HDR file of greater than 6000x6000 pixel images.
Boosted Performance and Reduced Memory usage of the HDR creations workflow.
Fixed color balance issue when loading Canon PowerShot G9 RAW files.
Faster more Memory efficient Cropping Filter.

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