Ichikawa Soft Laboratory Co., Ltd. (Location: Chiba Mihama Ward, Chiba City, President: Yoshikuni Ichikawa) began selling SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10, the newest addition to the SILKYPIX JPEG Photography collection of digital image adjustment software at an ISL Online Store on October 28, 2020.
|Product Name||SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10 download edition (Windows/macOS)|
|Release date||October 28, 2020 12:00 (JST)|
|Price||5500 JPY (Tax incl.) *Regarding to detail information, please refer below message.|
|Purchasing site||ISL Online Store https://shop.isl.co.jp/?lang=en|
About SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10
In addition to its a lot of basic functions, SILKYPIX JPEG Photography includes the Partial correction tool. For this reason, you can correct only the selected areas you want to brighten, even those that are taken it against the light.SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10 is newly equipped with the Compositing function, enabling amazing photographic expression.
It has functions that makes your creating work enjoyable, such as the function to convert negative images into positive images with one click, and the function to easily create miniature-like images by blurring the top and bottom of the image.In addition, the User Experience (UX) improved. You can switch to three sections: the Select section for selecting images, the Adjustment section for correcting and adjusting images, and the Print section for configuring print settings while viewing printed results. Workflow efficiency is improved with the optimum display according to the work.
About SILKYPIX JPEG Photography series
Fully equipped with basic functions necessary for image adjustment
It has a variety of functions, including Exposure, White Balance, Contrast, and Sheepness, which are indispensable for image adjustment, as well as Spotting tools to remove dust from sensors in the image. So, it can be finished as you image.
SILKYPIX RAW Bridge is an ISL own technology for high quality, precise control of the image enhancement and transformation process.
Although JPEG data uses 8 bit (256 gradations) gradation, it is automatically expanded to 16 bit (65,536 gradations) using SILKYPIX RAW Bridge. By treating JPEG data in a similar way to RAW data, high gradation rich image quality adjustment is possible.
Low Cost, Powerful JPEG Editing
"SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10" includes all the functions of the RAW development software SILKYPIX series professional edition "SILKYPIX Developer Studio Pro10", but only supporting JPEG format, making it a flexible and affordable tool.
Easy Editing with Taste Presets
SILKYPIX JPEG Photography includes "Tastes", a kind of preset that incorporates useful styles and forms.If you are a new user, you can easily finish an image by opening the drop-down list and choosing your favorite taste.In addition, you can save all of your custom, adjusted parameters as a taste preset. Parameters are very useful functions, and you can easily recreate themes and styles across any number of photographs you take.
Process multiple images at once
If you work with multiple images at the same time (such as images shot with continuous shooting), and adjust the taste and parameters, you can make corrections for all selected images at once.For example, even if you darken the exposure setting of the camera, if you select that picture and make correction, you can correct all the selected images at once.
SILKYPIX offers color management for monitor viewing or printing, including a "Soft proofing" system that lets you simulate printed results from an ICC profile.These features support a process from accurate editing for printing.
New features of SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10* SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10 introduces new features not available in previous generations of SILKYPIX.
Compositing function that enable impressive image quality and artistic rendering
Selected images can be composited and saved to JPEG format.You can choose from the following six composition modes, depending on the desired photo representation.Since this function automatically aligns images according to our image coincidence detection technology (patent No. 4689758), it is possible to combine them without any shift even with hand-held shooting.
- 1.Multiple exposure
- The image to be composed is treated equally and the result is the same as for a multiple exposure with a camera.Combine multiple images shot together during the same scene to create highly detailed and realistic images much more effectively than with normal noise reduction.
- 2.Multiple exposure (night view)
- Noise reduction and saturation for nightscapes, and black-level compositing are performed.This mode allows you to create a long-exposure, beautiful night scenes from multiple images taken hand-held shooting.
- 3.Lighten composite
- Compares the selected images while giving priority to the lighter areas of each image.For example, by compositing multiple images from an entire night of fireworks, you can layer these together to create a single image featuring an even larger launch of fireworks.
- 4.Moving object removal
- Removes moving subjects from multiple images of the same shooting scene and combines them into a single image.For example, by compositing multiple images of a busy intersections filled with pedestrians, you can create an image of an empty intersection that no one is walking across.
- 5.Stroboscopic motion
- Composites a moving subject from multiple images in the same scene.You can finish your strobe as a sequence image that appears to emit light continuously in the dark to express the movement.
- 6.Depth of field composite
- By compositing images with different focus positions from the front to the back, you can create an image with a wide range of focus.
Add 56 new creative and artistic "Tastes"
The SILKYPIX Developer Studio series has a popular "Tastes" function which allows for quick adjustments to the final image of an image.In SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10, 56 creatively inspiring tastes have been added which expand your artistic and expressive horizons.
Monochrome printing paper (4 types), Hard monochrome (3 types), Infrared photography, Albumen print, Traditional color (5 types), Double tone (2 types), Monochrome (4 types), Bleach bypass, Digital cross process (4 types), Cinefilm (4 types), Sweet light (2 types), Faded color (6 types), Clear white, High-key, Low-key, Posterization (2 types), Landscape 2020, Portrait 2020, Sunset, Portrait effect (3 types), Blurred periphery (3 types), Dimmed periphery (3 types), Highlight details, Soft
Add "Blur" to the Partial correction tool
You can now blur a select area specified with the Partial correction tool.Depending on the shooting scene, blurring the background manually with the slider adjusts the blur and feather intensity to create an impressive image.It can also help protect your privacy by blurring the face of a person or the license plate tag of a car.
The "Perspective correction tool" that possible Intuitive operation
The "Perspective correction tool" is added to the Rotation/Shift lens effect.If you have taken a photograph of a building with a wide-angle lens, you can intuitively use the Vertical/Horizontal correction tool on the preview to correct the perspective of interest.
Enhance the Blurred/sharp periphery
Add "Linear" to the Blurred/sharp periphery type.Linear allows you to apply a gradual blur to the image in the up, down, left, right, or diagonal direction.By using the linear blur effect to render the perspective unnatural compared to the actual scene, you can easily create a diorama or miniature-photo effect.
Add the "Negative film inversion tool" that is useful for archiving films
The Negative film inversion tool allows you to easily convert negative images of important photographs taken in the past into positive images.After converting, you can adjust exposure, white balance, etc. like other images.*
* You can achieve the same effect using the tone curve, but the adjustment effects such as exposure and white balance are reversed.
"Fine detail" mode, which can be used to remove noise without losing sharpness
The new "Fine detail" mode has been added to the well-known SILKYPIX noise reduction.Normally, sharpening effectiveness is reduced when noise reduction is heavily applied. However, the Fine detail mode can perform calculation processing taking into account a wider range of complex pixel areas than ever before.For this reason, we have been able to achieve strong noise reduction while maintaining detailed descriptions and a sharp feel.It is also equipped with the "Standard" mode that is equivalent to the conventional noise reduction effect.So, you can use the Standard mode of noise reduction on the situation, such as when images that don’t care too much about noise and when processing time is a priority, and so on.
Adopts section switching in the main window
You can now switch the display of the main window to three sections.Three sections: the Select section for selecting images, the Adjustment section for correcting and adjusting images, and the Print section for configuring print settings while viewing printed results.Workflow efficiency is improved with the optimum display according to the work.
The "Select" section, which can also display large amounts of images smoothly
In recent years, as the frequency in use as well as the pixels of digital cameras increase, many people find it difficult to switch between images smoothly and efficiently at the images display speeds of personal computers.With SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10, you can quickly view and switch between images by creating the new Select section that allows you to select your favorite images or images from larger collections that may need adjustments.Easily apply Marks and Ratings in the Select section.
The "Print" section, where you can view the final image
The print settings of the previous SILKYPIX series were made in the dialog box.SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10 features the new Print section which allows you to review the final image and designate the print settings.
New features / Improvement list
- Composite selected images – 6 composition modes
- Preset tastes – 56 tastes have been added
- The Partial correction tool – Blur effect have been added
- The Rotation/Shift lens effect – The Perspective correction tool have been added
- The Blurred/sharp periphery – Linear have been added
- Equipped with the Negative film inversion tool
- Noise reduction – "Fine detail" mode have been added
- Switching the main window – The Select, Adjustment and Print sections
- Print – Imprint data – Edit data added
- Print – Imprint data – Composition mode – Composite relative to paper
SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10 Basic features (part of the features)
Exposure / Luminance
White balance (Tint)
Tone (Sharp contrast between light and dark)
Color Adjustment (Saturation)
SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10 Practical features (part of the features)
Rotation / Shift lens effect
Partial correction tool
Lens Aberration Controller
SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10 Download edition (Windows/macOS) General list price
|New license price||5500 JPY (Tax Incl.)|
* You can register SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10 to three different PCs/Macs.
SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10 Launch promotion
With the launch of “SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10”, on the ISL Online Store, “SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10 Launch promotion” that can be purchased at special price is in progress. This promotion is until December 27, 2020 (JST).
|New license price||3850 JPY (Tax Incl.)|
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SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10 System requirements
|Microsoft® Windows® 10 / 8.1 64bit version
*It does not correspond to the Microsoft® Windows® 10 tablet mode.
* It does not correspond to 32-bit version OS.
|macOS® v10.13 – v10.15|
|Intel® Core™ 2 Duo or AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 or higher processor||Intel® Core™ 2 Duo or higher processor (64-bit support required)|
|Graphic board compatible with DirectX 10 or higher.|
|4GB or more RAM (8GB or higher recommended)||4GB or more RAM (8GB or higher recommended)|
|10GB of available hard-disk space or more||10GB of available hard-disk space or more|
|Display that supports screen resolution of 1024 × 768 or higher||Display that supports screen resolution of 1024 × 768 or higher|
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*You can register SILKYPIX JPEG Photography 10 to three different PCs/Macs.
Introduction results (without honorifics and in no particular order)
- CASIO COMPUTER Co., Ltd.
- "SILKYPIX Developer Studio 4.0 for CASIO" is included as development software for RAW-compatible digital cameras.
- TAMRON Co.,Ltd.
- "SILKYPIX Developer Studio for TAMRON" is included as a RAW processing software for correcting lens.
- Panasonic Corporation
- "SILKYPIX Developer Studio SE version" are included as development software for RAW-compatible digital cameras.
- Fujifilm Corporation
- "RAW FILE CONVERTER powered by SILKYPIX" is included as development software for RAW-compatible digital cameras.
- RICOH IMAGING Co., Ltd.
- SILKYPIX image-processing engine are provided to the Digital Camera Utility 5 digital camera software.
- SILKYPIX version is included in the "Spyder Series" monitor calibration tool for Asia Pacific (except Japan).
- SAMSUNG RAW Converter, which is equipped with a SILKYPIX processing engine, is included as development software for RAW-compatible digital cameras.
Numerous outsourced development and technology offerings for other companies.
|Company name||Ichikawa soft laboratory Co., Ltd.|
|Location||Makuhari Techno garden Bldg. CD5F, 1-3, Nakase, Mihama-ku, Chiba-shi, Chiba-ken 261-8501 Japan|