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Old Jun 19, 2010, 2:29 AM   #1
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Well i must say, i am awestruck by the results of this generation of topaz labs plugins. Noise reduction is AMMMAAAAZZZZIIINNNNGGGGGG!!!!!!!!


ill get some comparison shots tomorrow after i get home from work... be ready
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Old Jun 23, 2010, 5:32 AM   #2
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Yeah , great plugin,.... I don't use it for noise reduction though... I have Noiseware pro which has amazing capabilities

Its hard not to process everything through Topaz for me, it looks so good!





To me anyway

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Old Jul 16, 2010, 7:01 PM   #3
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Old Jul 22, 2010, 1:18 PM   #4
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I downloaded Topaz Adjust trial and am very impressed by it, too. I can see it especially useful for my wife's pp as her p&s P90 does not take RAW pictures and she doesn't use a tripod when bracketing shots for later HDR so sometimes one or two images have camera-shake. Topaz Adjust can come in to the rescue.

Anyway, here are some single-JPEGs I took in New York City within the past week. I used Topaz Adjust’s "Psychedelic" preset in all.

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#3) I think I used "Dramatic" preset on this one, not "Psychedelic" like on all the others.


#4) I used Topaz Denoise (trial) to smoothen the sky.


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Old Jul 23, 2010, 12:39 AM   #5
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Great pictures , i love this program
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Thanks! Topaz is great. I'm excited to try also their other programs.

Your pics are great, too. I've been looking at them hoping to learn how to achieve a "cleaner" look on my pics.
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if you can afford it i would buy them all they are fantastic and ashley and kevin are awsome at support ...... kevin even phoned me to help with a issue i had from the other side of the world
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I'm just waiting for my trial period to expire.
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The best thing Topaz has is the Denoize 4.1
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My wife and I also like Remask and Adjust. We think Adjust is perfect for my wife's p&s. Photo of deer below was relatively poor quality because it was raining and my wife took it from inside the car. Adjust and Remask we think made a good recovery of it.

#1) Original JPG image from camera.


#2) Edited with (a) Topaz Adjust using "small detail" preset, (b) Topaz Remask to separate the deer so we can darken the background and make the deer stand out a little more, (c) Photoshop Elements to introduce vignette and circular Gaussian blur to further bring focus on the deer at center, and (d) Topaz Denoise to reduce camera-shake blur.

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