Developer Studio 8

“SILKYPIX Developer Studio 8” realized a low price as a function-limited version that narrowed down the functions of the professional version “Pro 8”. It is RAW development software excellent in cost performance that can make works easily and beautifully even for those who are challenged with RAW for the first time with excellent basic functions and easy-to-use interface.

Full Basic Functions

SILKYPIX allows you to make adjustments such as exposure (brightness), white balance (shading), tone (light and dark sharpness) while maintaining a high quality of image without deteriorating the image. In addition, anyone can easily perform high-quality adjustments because basic adjustments are arranged in order from the top of the control panel.
Furthermore, fine tuning adjustments for each item can be minutely performed with the “Slider” control.

A Variety of Functions to Recreate the Photographer’s Images

Besides change the Exposure bias and the White balance, variety of fine adjustment functions such as Fine color controller which can be used to adjust each specific color and Highlight controller which restores colors in highlighted parts as well as recover gradation are available.

Easy Editing with Tastes

SILKYPIX 8 has 10 types of maker tastes installed which can take on various shooting scenes in advance. Just by choosing a taste such as “Landscape” or “Portrait,” you can make a finished photograph easily that fits your image. In addition, you can save your adjusted parameters as a taste. Parameters are very useful functions, and you can easily create pictures from the same image by applying them to other photographs.

Compliable with JPEG and TIFF

With “SILKYPIX RAW Bridge” available only on SILKYPIX 8, JPEGs and TIFFs are expanded to 16 bits, so even JPEG and TIFF images can be adjusted to a high degree of image quality with less image degradation.

The spotting tool removes a spot attached to the image sensor

At RAW development you can remove the unwanted substances in the dust and the subject of the image due to contamination of the sensor.
By removing spots at RAW development, you can export to JPEG or TIFF with the spot is removed even if you have made the adjustment of color in developing again.

Color management

SILKYPIX obtains monitor color management or color management while printing. In calibrated environment it can be more closely the colors of the monitor and print.

Support JPEG and TIFF format

By SILKYPIX RAW Bridge function, customer can correct data accurately at high quality image with expanding JPEG or TIFF into 16 bits data close to RAW.