Create extraordinary images, inspire your creativity, and solve the most common photo problems with Perfect Photo Suite 9—a complete photo editor designed to make your images look their best. Designed by photographers, for photographers, it is built for all skill levels and styles. It features essential solutions for color correction, sharpening, and compositing to take your photos to the next level. You can also replace dull backgrounds, stylize with effects, convert to black and white, retouch portraits and much more.
Work the way you want and perform editing tasks that are too time-consuming in Adobe® Photoshop® or Photoshop Elements, or impossible to do alone in Lightroom® or Apple® Aperture®. Even from within these host applications you can enhance, stylize, replace backgrounds, resize.
Our minimalistic interface removes the clutter from the post-processing experience. Using a modular approach, each module focuses on one specific task. This makes accomplishing the task easier by removing unnecessary tools and giving access to just what you need to get the job done.
Quickly get to the images you want to edit wherever they’re stored— whether they’re on your computer, network, or on a cloud-based storage service. Preview your images side-by-side in a thumbnail grid or in a larger, more detailed view (along with important metadata) and navigate through them with intuitive keyboard shortcuts. Keep your files organized. You can even add ratings, labels, keywords and other metadata. Then send your images to any module of the Perfect Photo Suite, or an another application.
Get a layered-file workflow so you can combine and blend images without Adobe Photoshop. You’ll have the power to swap faces, create balanced exposures, remove distractions, mask anything, create layouts and composites, and more—for endless creative options.
All the essential tools and adjustments every photo needs to go from good to great. You’ll find tools to improve color, tone, and detail along with retouching tools for spot healing, red-eye removal, and removing objects with content-aware fill technology using the Perfect Eraser.
Now you can focus on the art of portrait creation, because the most timeconsuming retouching tasks are automated in Perfect Portrait. Improve skin texture and color, remove blemishes, and enhance eyes, teeth, and lips to create flawless portraits, while maintaining natural and realistic skin structure.texture and color, remove blemishes, and enhance eyes and mouths to create flawless portraits.
With hundreds of powerful, one-click, customizable effects, Perfect Effects 8.5 makes it easy to bring out the best in your photos. Easy to use, versatile tools let you stylize your photos instantly or assume complete creative control as you add subtle to striking enhancements to your photos. Bring your photographic vision to life and immerse yourself in the freeform creativity offered by Perfect Effects.
Develop stunning photos that recreate the timeless look of master black and white photographers. Use Perfect B&W to add dramatic and elegant looks to your photos and create the many moods black and white photography can evoke, resulting in beautiful and provocative imagery.
Get the highest quality photo enlargements with Perfect Resize, featuring Genuine Fractals® technology, and easily enlarge your photos without the loss of sharpness or detail that you might normally expect. Relied on by
Browsing & Managing Your Images
The Browse Module is the perfect place to find the images you want to edit with Perfect Photo Suite. It gives you easy access to all your images, no matter where they live on your computer, network or a cloud-based storage service. You can browse and search any file type that is supported. You can also view your images as a thumbnail grid or larger detail view along with important metadata.
Working with Layers and Masks
Perfect Layers provides the benefits of a layered workflow without the need for Adobe Photoshop. It can also act as the hub of your workflow in Perfect Photo Suite if you are familiar with the Photoshop and a plug-in-based workflow.
Using Tools in the Perfect Photo Suite
All the tools and brushes are located in the Tool-well on the left side of your image. You click on the tool you wish to use. Adjust the various tool properties in this bar. Each offers unique options.
Masking, or selectively hidding portions of an image, is a fundamental concept used by the Perfect Photo Suite. Masks are employed anytime you use a brush to selectivley apply an effect. Masks are also the core to combining and blending images together in Perfect Layers to create a composite. The masking tools in the Perfect Photo Suite are located in the Perfect Layers and Perfect Effects modules. With these features, you can create high-quality masks in just a few clicks. You’ll be amazed at how well this works even when masking tough subjects like hair and glass on complex backgrounds.
Perfect Enhance is the module to perform the essential editing functions that every digital photograph needs. Begin the processing workflow here to correct white balance, adjust color and tone, add a vignette, sharpen and reduce noise in your photos. Automatic correction tools can speed up this process, and brushes are also available for retouching.
This module is dedicated to correcting skin tone, improving skin texture and complexion. You can focus on the art of portrait creation because the most time consuming retouching tasks are automated in the Portrait module.
Perfect Effects is the most versatile module of Perfect Photo Suite 9. This digital-darkroom includes an extensive library of one-click presets and customizable filters allowing for an infinite number of looks. Included presets include common photo processing styles like HDR, Lens Blur, Vintage and more; and you can customize any preset. Adjustment brushes and masking tools provide added flexibility with local control over the effects.
Develop stunning photos that recreate the timeless look of black and white master photographers. Use Perfect
Perfect Resize, formerly Genuine Fractals, utilizes a patented technology of fractal-based interpolation