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15 May 2013
With the release of Optics Pro v8.1.6, DxO Labs has surpasses the 12,000 milestone for its Optics modules of camera/lens combinations. The new release also adds support for six new cameras: the Canon EOS 700D/REBEL T5i, Leica M, Nikon Coolpix A/P330, Pentax MX-1 and Sony NEX-3N.
The upgrade is free for all owners of DxO Optics Pro 8, as well as for photographers who purchased a DxO Optics Pro 7 license on or after Sept. 1, 2012.
Details are in the press release below.
DxO Optics Pro v8.1.6 supports 6 new cameras and crosses the threshold of 12,000 available DxO Optics Modules
Support for the Canon EOS 700D/REBEL T5i, the Leica M, the Nikon Coolpix A, the Nikon Coolpix P330, the Pentax MX-1 and the Sony NEX-3N
PARIS, France -- DxO Labs announces the immediate availability of DxO Optics Pro v8.1.6 for Mac and Windows, the new version of its image processing software of reference for all demanding photographers. With this update, DxO Optics Pro 8 now supports the Leica M (Elite edition only) and the Canon EOS 700D/REBEL T5i. Four other cameras complete the list of cameras supported by this updated version: the Nikon Coolpix A, the Nikon Coolpix P330, the Pentax MX-1 and the Sony NEX-3N.
Based on DxO Labs' exclusive prior calibration process conducted in its laboratories, DxO Optics Pro offers many powerful and automatic tools for processing Raw and JPEG images, including the best tool for automatically adjusting contrast and light and precise color management. 12,000 DxO Optics Modules available
DxO Optics Pro v8.1.6 benefits from the continuous addition of DxO Optics Modules. Since the last version, 267 new camera/lens combinations have been added to the library, providing support for even more (Canon, Leica, Nikkor, Olympus, Panasonic, Pentax, Sigma, Sony, Tamron, Tokina and Zeiss) lenses for (Canon, Leica, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic, Pentax and Sony) cameras.
DxO Optics Pro now offers more than 12,000 DxO Optics Modules, each of which contains tens of thousands of data points about the intrinsic characteristics and flaws of its camera/lens combination. The DxO Optics Modules database, unique in the entire world, allows DxO Optics Pro to automatically correct all the optical flaws in Raw and JPEG images -- distortion, vignetting, chromatic aberrations, lens softness -- with an unrivaled level of quality. Availability and prices
The Standard and Elite editions of DxO Optics Pro v8.1.6 for Mac and Windows are available in the DxO Labs online store and at photo resellers at the following prices:
- DxO Optics Pro 8 Standard Edition: $169
- DxO Optics Pro 8 Elite Edition: $299
GBP (Suggested retail prices, including VAT):
- DxO Optics Pro 8 Standard Edition: £119
- DxO Optics Pro 8 Elite Edition: £239
EUR (Suggested retail prices, including VAT):
- DxO Optics Pro 8 Standard Edition: €149
- DxO Optics Pro 8 Elite Edition: €299
This upgrade is free for all owners of DxO Optics Pro 8, as well as for photographers who purchased a DxO Optics Pro 7 license on or after Sept. 1, 2012.
A fully-functional trial version of DxO Optics Pro 8, good for one month, is available on the DxO Labs Web site.