Free download Helicon Filter

Helicon Filter

Helicon Filter is a fully featured photo editor. Powerful retouching, RAW conversion
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User rating
27 votes
File size
140 MB
Release date
11 February 2008

Editor's review

Digital photography is immensely popular these days adapting with the modern technology appositely and keeping itself updated as per industry standards and new age customer demands and requirements. Images clicked through the digital camera are scalable enough to be shared online by multiple people at once and also perform any kind of editing functions. Further, these images can be saved in a variety of formats and altered as desired and updated over different social networks. Diverse tools are available these days for these alterations with varying degrees of precision and expertise; however Helicon Filter proves to be an enhanced tool for editing the digital images and contains a wide array of features for same.

Helicon Filter 4.83 opens with a vivid looking interface with the major options placed at the top panel and on the right side is available for imaging preview and offers an entire gamut of professional tools to a digital photographer with the help of its intuitive interface and simple navigation. The retouching tool of the software provides one click artifact removal in an innovative manner besides skin tone correction and brushes for geometrical distortions and edge detection. Furthermore, the image filter features consists of noise reduction, sharpening the image quality, haze compensation filter along with other professional filters. Moreover, the integrated file management provides voice comments and video playback along with fast folder browser and standard functions like copy, cut, rotate, crop etc. For the advanced level photographers, the creation of high dynamic range images and multiprocessor support and external plug-ins and color profiling.

To conclude, Helicon Filter comes across as a flexible device and enhanced application for working with digital images effectually and hence gets a rating score of four points for its impressive performance and functionalities.

Publisher's description

Helicon Filter offers full set of the professional post processing tools to the digital photographer.
Intuitive interface, context help and full screen preview make it easy to learn.
- one click artifact removal (unique!)
- easy skin tone correction
- local geometrical distortions
- edge detection feature for all brushes
- full set of standard retouching brushes
Integrated file management:
- voice comments and video playback
- support for all popular file types including all RAWs
- fast folder browser
- lossless rotate, copy, delete, move operations
- template-based rename
Top quality image filters:
- selective noise reduction
- sharpening without halos
- haze compensation filter
- chromatic aberration filter
- distortion and vignetting correction
- all other professional filters
For advanced photographers:
- conversion of all RAW types
- creation of high dynamic range images
- multiprocessor support
- batch processing
- support of external plug-ins
- full EXIF and IPTC information
- user settings support
- 16 bit precision image processing
- support of color profiles
- Free version with limited functionality
- Home version with full functionality $60
- Pro version includes Photoshop plug-in $75
- Pro MultiProcessor version $105
- Free download, 30 day evaluation period- Life long registration, all future version are free to registered users- English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian languages supported- Free license for usability review
Helicon Filter
Helicon Filter
Version 4.83
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