Portable Machinery HDR Effects 3.0.87 (x64)
MACHINERY HDR Portable is a photo editor that utilizes this technology. You do not need to be an expert to achieve dazzling effects – even from a single image saved in JPG format! MACHINERY is easy to use thanks to an intuitive interface and the available set of options. Predefined settings allow the user to achieve professional HDR effects with just a single click of the mouse!
Machinery HDR Effects supports a very wide range of formats, such as RAW, DCR, MEF, JPEG, TIF, DNG, BMP, PNG or GIF, meaning that regardless of the files you want to customize, you will have no issue in opening them.
The processing options provided by this tool are organized in three different categories, under several tabs, namely ‘HDR’, ‘Basic’ and ‘Filters’, each one containing distinct adjustable features.
The ‘HDR’ section allows you to customize the ‘Image Fusion’, ‘Microcontrast’ (‘Strength’, ‘Noise Reduction’, ‘Edge Detection’, ‘Shadows’, ‘Lights’, ‘Color’) or the ‘Details’ (‘Small contrasts’, ‘Large Contrast’. ‘Edge Detection’, ‘Color Detection’). Similarly, you can increase or decrease the ‘Smoothing’ (‘Noise’, ‘Dark Areas’, ‘Bright Areas’) and the ‘Softness’.
The ‘Basic’ tab enables you to adjust the ‘White Balance’, including the ‘Temperature’ and the ‘Tint’, while the ‘Histogram’ lets you modify the ‘Brightness’, ‘Contrast’, ‘Black Level’, ‘White Level’ and ‘Saturation’. From the ‘Filters’ tab, you can work with the ‘RGB Channels’, the ‘Luminance Mixer’, ‘Color Gradient’, ‘Colors’, ‘Sharpness’ or ‘Vignette’ to obtain the results you are after, simply by moving the sliders up or down, previewing them, then deciding whether to use them or not.
In conclusion, Machinery HDR Effects is an interesting and efficient piece of software that helps you adjust your photos with ease and generate impressive looking images, sparing your from the effort of having to learn how to handle heavy programs.
Advanced HDR effects
Machinery HDR Effects has a number of tools for an advanced edition of the photo as well as for an end “polishing” effect.
Enhancing details in images
Move the “Microcontrast”, “Details” and “Dynamic Contrast” track bar to draw out more details and accentuate the texture of objects.You do not need multiple images – the function also works with only one photograph!
You can compare the processed image with the original in every moment with use of a right mouse button in the screen.
Drag series of exposed images (various exposures) from Windows files. Wait until the program processes the image and save it. There is really nothing more you need to do in order to obtain a naturally looking HDR image!
Get great effects with just one click of your mouse!
Load images and go to the “Presets” tab to use a ready setting. Great effects on-the-spot – it could not be any simpler!.
After you install the program, load sample projects from the “Samples” folder, to see that they were really created with Machinery Effects. Test the samples to see how changing parameters effects image processing.
The program includes an additional app – Machinery Explorer – which makes finding and viewing images much easier. It also makes it possible to create a list of images for batch processing.
Use the Machinery Explorer app to create a list of images that you want processed. Select the “Batch Processing” option to transfer files to the main program.
- Updated RAW library.
- Added Canon CR3 support
- Increased number of worker threads to 32.