Category Archives: Software

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Capture One 20

Capture One version 20 was released early in December 2019 and is touted as a major upgrade over Capture One 12. Now, you may well ask what happened to versions 13 through 19 and the […]

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Photo Mechanic 6

The long awaited Photo Mechanic 6 has now been released and I have been using it extensively for the past week. As many will know, Photo Mechanic is an essential part of my workflow for […]

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Photoshop v Lightroom v Capture One as primary editor

First, let’s be clear, I no longer use Lightroom. ( See https://peterllewellyn.com/new-workflow/) However, I did use Lightroom for many years and, as it’s still the most popular program for handling RAW files, I include it here […]

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Backup, backup, backup – Photographers backup strategy

A Photographers Backup Strategy How many copies of your precious images do you have, and, where are they located? All photographers should have a sound backup strategy for their images. My biggest fear as a […]

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NIK filters are back in business

I have used the Nik filters software package to enhance some images since it was a $150 package. It is in fact, the only image processing plugin that I use in addition to my regular […]

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New Workflow with Capture One

As many of you that have followed my admittedly intermittent blog postings will know, I was extremely disappointed when Apple dropped development of their professional imaging program back in 2014, forcing a move to Adobe […]

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Cataloging images and Aperture or Lightroom?

  (THIS ARTICLE IS NOW REDUNDANT AS APPLE HAVE DISCONTINUED APERTURE) I know I have been down this road before but with the continuing delays with Photomechanic’s promised image database I have once again found myself […]

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NIK Software – latest information

Many photographers, myself included, have included various aspects of the Nik software suite of tools in their regular workflow. I have regularly used Viveza, and Sharpener Pro. I have never bothered with other parts of […]

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Photo Mechanic 5

Now I am getting back into ‘photo mode’ from ‘management mode’ I am looking at the various software upgrades that have happened along the way. Anyone who has been on one of my workshops or […]

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