- Image resizing tool
- Vignetting correction tool
- Local contrast enhancement tool
- Auto Crop and Fill option in the rotation tool
- Channel mixer
- Deconvolution based sharpening
- Selectable guide lines when cropping
- Enhanced auto and spot white balance
There is even a more recent news entry speaking about the upcoming 2.4 version.
Why do I only talk about RawTherapee 2.3 now? One of its most interesting features for those concerned is the ability to download an amd64 version – previously, you needed to create a 32bits chroot environment which was like using an atomic bomb to kill a sparrow: it worked but… Unfortunately, there had been a bug in Ubuntu Hardy Heron preventing it from running. Now that the final version of the Heron is out, it is working like a charm:
So for those interested, get your copy of RawTherapee, make a donation and enjoy. As for me, my RAW converter of choice still is Rawstudio.
Since it has become a fashion to insert heron’s pictures in blogs these days, here is mine – although I don’t know for sure whether this one is hardy or not. The next Ubuntu version is Intrepid Ibex; can’t wait for Joyful Jabiru and Kolossal Koala…
And that was post 100 on this blog 🙂