Alien Skin Exposure 22.214.171.1241 MACOSX | 80.4MB
Exposure 5 - standalone and plug-in for Photoshop and other graphics programs . Designed for true connoisseurs of photography and allows photographers to change by adding different effects : imitation shot from the film , shooting simulation of analog camera . The program gives you the opportunity to change the exposure to your taste and to recreate the features characteristic of the films from different manufacturers : bright colors Velvia, the rich blacks Kodachrome or sensitivity of Ektachrome.
In Exposure 5 has more than 500 presets ( pre-harvest ) to simulate various features of the films. Some effects, such as grain, we can not add to the whole image, but only to the shadows , bright areas or semitone .
Film of each manufacturer and even different brands of one manufacturer films have different performance characteristics. Some of them allow you to more clearly capture the fine details in the dark areas , while others have a stunning range of colors transmitted , but lose them too bright or too dark frames. It allows you to manipulate various aspects of features films achieve interesting results.
Brief description of the interface :
A. Button Panel software and user presets . where you can turn on the desired category presets.
B. Preset list , where you can choose color, black / white or all presets simultaneously
C. Settings panel , where you can select the options that you would like to change
D. Navigation on the preview , preview effects and zoom in the preview window.
E. The Preview
F. Manage preview window . Separation preview into two halves : one - the original picture , the other - Preview the results of the filter.
Control buttons thumbnails - show original picture ( press and hold ) , move , zoom ( click on previews zooms , Alt- click - reduce , doubleclick on the button - sets the scale of 100% , in addition , you can select an arbitrary rectangular area , scale and position thumbnails established to allocate )
G. Save the results , the addition of new images and the transition between the selected images ( left and right arrows )
You can control the settings of the presets using groups of related sliders ( sliders ) , as well as texturing . Group presets let you quickly explore options , not to mess with the individual sliders . Hover your mouse over a preset - thumbnail updates to show you how it will look at the pictures. Just jog the cursor through the list of presets to quickly explore them visually . Additionally, with each preset , you can use a variety of settings controls : tone curves , focus , grain, vignette , etc.
Modeling method overlay dust and scratches in Exposure 4 output sometimes looked somewhat artificial. In 5 Exposure reversed texturing system based on real high-resolution photos . Compared with Exposure 4 , where the dust and scratches looked like artificial artifacts, fifth version, they are more realistic . In 5 Exposure can add a wide range of beautiful realistic effects simulate " dirt " , matt emulsion , flare , scratches , dust, old frame .
UI improvements :
• Black-and- white and color filters are divided into different groups.
• A group of presets you can easily view custom effects when activated with the mouse. Thumbnail Preview - Preview lets you see when activating presets possible result in miniature, the size of which can be adjusted. • Search settings . Organisation of search by name or description .
• Significant increase in speed on the Mac.
New controls and effects , you can:
• Intuitive and easy to quickly create new user settings and save them as presets.
• Create a black and white effects easier ( more channels color , B / W filters , split toning ) .
• Easily create your own color effects
• New effects - color infrared
• New texturing effects ( light pollution , dust and scratches , borders ) Many New presets presets improved and added new ones.
• Alternative . New textures help you recreate historical photographic processes : cyanotype , literature and print photos on mokrokollodionnyh plates .
• Lo-Fi. More realistic setting rotate the camera with the help of light leakage and organic textures . Lo-Fi Photo is made by non-professional photographers art using defects and artifacts artistic purposes . These include photos with cell phones, compact digital cameras , pinhole photography and other exotic methods of imaging .
The plugin contains the settings tab :
Settings - You can choose one of the settings of the filter. Those who are included in the delivery , emulate the characteristics of a particular film . The selected settings can be changed in the future and keep them under your name. The manufacturer's website to download some additional settings.
Color - check mark on the line Create Output In New Layer Above Current outputs the result of the filter in a new layer , which is very convenient - the original is preserved .
Overall Intensity parameter controls the " degree of use " filter - the result of the filter is applied to the original. The same effect can be achieved in the Photoshop, changing the transparency of the new layer with the filtered image of the original in overlay mode Normal. Recommended to leave at 100%.
Options - Red, Green and Blue channels allow us to determine the impact on the final result.
Line Equalize Channels - the sum of the intensities of each color is always 100 % (when one of the parameters , the other two imenyayutsya automatically in the opposite direction ) that allows you to save as a result of the overall brightness of the original image. In the filter is also allowed to set negative values of the intensities of channels. And, although this effect is repeated in the real world is physically impossible , it can improve the contrast in the image.
Options Ink Color, Strength, Position allow toned image in any color.
Tone tab allows you to change the brightness of the image. With the help of some slide bars Contrast, Shadow, Midtone, Highlight You can change the contrast and brightness in shadows , midtones and highlights .
Focus - helps simulate izmeneneniya focal length when shooting . In practice, this conventional instruments Blur and Sharp.
Grain - will add grit with customizable shadows, midtones , bright areas (parameters Shadow, Midtone, Highlight).
Vignette roundness edges , vignetting , etc.
Bookmark Borders & Textures - includes a number of effects to simulate the " aging " of photos. Here , you can change a number of parameters such as dust , scratches,
Installation Procedure :
- Mount exposure-126.96.36.1991.dmg
- Run the installer ,
- Install the program
- After installing the plugin click on "Finish".
The procedure for treatment :
- Run the patch and click on the button with a magnifying glass to find the program installed in the following path
For Exposure 5
/ Applications / Alien Skin Exposure 5.app
- Wait until the end of the activation process
* Recommended to block outbound connections
* After starting the plug may appear ( it is empty with two buttons ) , click on the Accept
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System requirements :
• Apple Macintosh users need Mac OS X 10.7 or newer
• An Intel Core 2 processor or compatible
• A monitor with 1280x768 resolution or greater
Works with applications :
• Adobe Photoshop CS5 or newer
• Adobe Photoshop Elements 10 or newer
• Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 or newer
• Apple Aperture 3 or newer