Windows multimedia mainstay Corel today introduces AfterShot Pro, a powerful photography workflow program tailor-made for professionals and high-level enthusiasts.
In effort to take on Adobe, DxO Labs tries working with its competitor while Corel tries a speed boost and new features.
Following protests from Adobe users over the company's move to subscription-based software, Corel is offering Adobe customers a discount on a range of products.
As the software business shifts toward mobile and Web apps, Corel plans to raise its profile for PC programs.
CorelDraw, VideoStudio, and PaintShop Pro are available at a deep discount for schools. Honest, it's a coincidence the program arrived as customers fume over Adobe's move to subscriptions.
A nice, but not necessarily must-have update, Adobe Lightroom 5 remains a strong program for working with raw images.
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Adobe tucks in HDR editing and lens correction features that apparently didn't make the cut for Lightroom 4.0. Also: a high-profile Aperture user threatens to defect after feeling left in the dark.