Pros

  • Fast decoding of raw files, even on a laptop
  • Plug-in support for a variety of tools
  • Perfectly Clear and lens correction tools included
  • Decode or edit images on the fly without a catalog
  • Easy to use Layers implementation
  • Completely non-destructive workflow
  • Excellent raw file support across camera brands

Cons

  • Dialog boxes don’t feel Mac-like
  • File output limited to TIFF and JPEG
  • Lack of importing tool for those who want it
  • Mediocre sharpening tools
  • Library management less refined than competition
  • Can’t export slide shows for outside display

Manufacturer’s Description

Corel AfterShot Pro is a fast, flexible photo workflow solution that combines robust photo management, advanced non-destructive adjustments and complete RAW processing. Organize your photos in catalogs or folders. Find images quickly with extensive Metadata tools that let you search by camera settings, keywords, tags and more. Experiment with and alter images freely with non-destructive adjustment tools and apply enhancements precisely with selective editing. Easily output your work for albums, web sites or client review. With RAW support, powerful batch processing and incredible speed, AfterShot Pro is the fast way to professional photos.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.corel.com