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Phase One releases Capture One Pro 9.1

The update is free for licensed users of Capture One Pro 9.0.

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Airtable review: A drop-dead easy relational database management system

An online platform for creating, using, and sharing small relational databases.

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DxO One iPhone camera gets major updates

The company adds new features and enhances existing ones in the DxO One camera and iOS app.

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On1 Photo 10 review: From suite to sweet: photo editing app does it all

Looking for an alternative to Photoshop and Lightroom? Photo 10 has a lot to offer to photo editors.

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DxO One review: A better camera for your iPhone

The DxO One is a great alternative to a lugging around a bulky DSLR camera.

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FileMaker 14 review: 30 years old and still innovating

The latest version of the venerable app sports new features for database designers.

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Olympus OM-D E-M1 review: Micro Four Thirds camera is a lightweight heavyweight champ

Olympus's best mirror less camera is attracting interest from serious photographers.

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Canon Pixma Pro-10 review: Professional-quality photo prints, right on your desk

The Canon Pixma Pro-10 is a printer aimed at professionals and dedicated enthusiasts who value beautiful photographic prints and want to make them themselves.

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FileMaker 13 review: Venerable database gets a style and accessibility update

For over 20 years, FileMaker has made its mark as a cross-platform database. Fortunately, the software continues to improve.

Photo Ninja 1.0 review: the dark horse in the Raw converter sweepstakes

Photo Ninja, a new Raw converter and photo-processing app, makes a very good first impression. Should serious photographers take notice?

Review: ACDSee Pro 2 for Mac photo manager plays catch-up but isn't there yet

ACDSee Pro 2 has a great pedigree, and even though version 2 isn’t everything one might want, it shows a lot of promise.

Review: Sony Cyber-shot RX100 digital camera

The RX100 is a pocket-size, go-anywhere camera that provides outstanding image quality, with ergonomics that make taking control of the device easy and enjoyable.

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Review: Sony Alpha SLT-A57

Sony blends image quality, ease of use, shooting options, and reasonable price in this advanced camera for consumers.

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Raw vs. JPEG: Which should you shoot and when?

Both imaging formats have benefits and liabilities. The trick is to figure out which one is a better match for your situation.

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Do you really need a DSLR?

Photographer Will Porter demonstrates that it's possible to take decent photos without spending a huge amount of money, and without having to buy an expensive and hard-to-use DSLR.

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