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Best Photoshop plugins (Photoshop filters) for professional photo retouching

Power Retouche Photoshop plugin filters for high quality photo retouching and image editing.
8 and 16 bit. Supports RGB, CMYK, Lab, Grayscale, Duotone.

Windows version is for all versions of Photoshop, Elements, Fireworks, Paint Shop Pro, Corel Draw,
Illustrator and other software that supports Photoshop plugins. See list.
Adjust amount of equalization in lights, midtones and darks Mac version is for Photoshop CS3 and later and Elements and is universal only.

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Photohop plugins and Photoshop filters for professional retouching. Power retouche offers 27 Photoshop plugins (Photoshop filters) in all. Quick and easy photo retouching. Photoshop plugin filter for black and white conversion. Power retouche offers 27 Photoshop plugins (Photoshop filters) in all. Quick and easy photo retouching. Photoshop plugins (Photoshop filters) for soft filtering. Power retouche offers 27 Photoshop plugins (Photoshop filters) in all. Quick and easy photo retouching. Photoshop plugins (Photoshop filters) for zone editing. Photoshop plugins (Photoshop filters)for toneing photos. Photoshop plugins (Photoshop filters) for removing chromatic aberration. Photoshop plugins (Photoshop filters) for fixing color fringes. Photoshop plugins (Photoshop filters) for lens correction. Power retouche offers 27 Photoshop plugins (Photoshop filters) in all. Quick and easy photo retouching. Photoshop plugins (Photoshop filters) for sharpness. Photoshop plugins (Photoshop filters) for equalization. Power retouche offers 27 Photoshop plugins (Photoshop filters) in all. Quick and easy photo retouching. Photoshop plugins (Photoshop filters) for generating film grain.

 

Quick examples of our Photoshop plugins....

The plugins are for both OSX and Classic
The plugins are for all versions of windows

Black & White
Studio Photoshop plugin

Example of B/W conversionThis Photoshop filter lets you convert color to black and white photography. Use: light sensitivity of professional films or set your own sensitivity curves; color-filters (yellow, orange, etc.); multigrade range 00 to 5; exposure equivalent to f-stops; highlight and shadow control; zone adjustments ... and much more.

8 & 16 bit: RGB, grayscale, Duotone, CMYK

Tutorial - B&W plugin

Tutorial as pdf

 

Golden Section Photoshop plugin

Golden section pluginThis Photoshop filter lets you easily draw any divine proportion on your image or a transparent layer as an aid for cropping and composition. This plug-in draws the golden sections, golden spiral, golden triangles, spiral sections, rule of thirds and harmonic triangles. It handles any proportions.

Define any size within the image's limits as an aid for cropping.

Tutorial - Golden Sect.

Tutorial as pdf

 

Zone system Photoshop plugin

This Photoshop filter is the Ansel Adams zone system for digital.

Divide the image into ten editable zones and adjust exposure, contrast and color of each zone.


8 & 16 bit RGB, CMYK Grayscale.

Tutorial - ZoneSystem

Tutorial as pdf

WINDOWS ONLY

White-balance Photoshop plugin

Example of auto-modeWhite balance Photoshop filter. Auto-mode calibrates the correct color-filter for any light source. Manual mode has a slider for daylight-film and incandescent-film color-correction filters equal to Kodak Wratten 80A to 85B.


8 & 16 bit: RGB, CMYK

Tutorial - whitebalance

Tutorial as pdf

 

Toned Photos Photoshop plugin

Tone sepia, kallitype, cyanotype, etc.This Photoshop filter lets you tone your photo sepia or like any other traditional toned print. Nine preset tones: Sepia, Van Dyck, Kallitype, Silver Gelatin, Palladium, Platinum, Cyanotype, Light Cyanotype and Silver. Adjust the preset tones, or create your own. It has colored lens-filters for the B/W conversion. The plug-in copies the pigmentation distribution of the traditional toned photo.
8 & 16 bit: RGB, CMYK.

Tutorial - toned photos

Tutorial as pdf

 

Chromatic Aberration Photoshop plugin

This Photoshop filter lets you remove transverse chromatic aberration and/or longitudinal chromatic aberration.

8 & 16 bit: RGB, CMYK.

Tutorial - Chromatic ab.

Tutorial as pdf

 

Color fringe remover Photoshop plugin

This Photoshop filter removes colorfringes. It gives you full control over the fringe color and fringe detection. Remove two fringe colors, or use double pass filtering. Full control over color correction, saturation and brightness. It not only removes the fringe color, but reconstructs the underlying color

8 & 16 bit / channel: RGB, CMYK.

Tutorial - Colorfringe

Tutorial as pdf

 

Lens Corrector Photoshop plugin

Example of pincushion distortion correctedThis Photoshop filter lets you fix distorted photos. Correct lens-distortions from zoom, tele, wide-angle, and even panorama lenses. Remove barreling and pincushion distortion. Very intuitive to use and extremely flexible. This is the only software available for panorama photo distortions.

8 & 16 bit: RGB, grayscale, Duotone, CMYK, Multichannel, Lab

Tutorial lens correction

Tutorial as pdf

 

Soft-filter Photoshop plugin

Example of softeningThis Photoshop filter does exactly the same as traditional lens soft-filters. Control the strength of the softness and the spread of the softness. It does not blur the image.

It can also be used as a noise filter.

8 & 16 bit: RGB, grayscale, Duotone, CMYK, Multichannel, Lab

Tutorial - soft-filter

Tutorial as pdf

 

Sharpness Editor Photoshop plugin

This Photoshop filter lets you sharpen photos with novel unsharp masks. Our Sharpness Editor does not create edgelines or artifacts as regular unsharp mask does. Restrict sharpening to edges only, or blur selected colors, hues or shades in order to manipulate the focus. Optional anti-aliasing can be used to avoid edge roughness. Also has a novel soft threshold as well as classic hard.
8 &16 bit: RGB, grayscale, Duotone, CMYK, Multichannel, Lab

Tutorial - sharpness

Tutorial as pdf

 

Equalizer Photoshop plugin

This Photoshop filter gives you full control over the amount of equalization. Equalize luminance only or color. Adjust amount of equalization in lights, midtones and darks. Apply graduated equalization. Restrict equalization to a specific color range


8 & 16 bit / channel: All image modes.

Tutorial - Equalizer

Tutorial as pdf

 

Film Grain Photoshop plugin

This Photoshop filter lets you add film grain to your digital photos. This plugin accurately emulates traditional film grain - both black & white and color. You get control over intensity, size and contrast as well as the softness/hardness of the grain.


8 & 16 bit: RGB, grayscale, Duotone, CMYK, Multichannel, Lab

Tutorial - Film Grain

Tutorial as pdf

 

Vignetting Photoshop plugin

Example of correcting radial exposureThis Photoshop filter lets you remove vignetting. Correct radial exposure and radial brightness independently. Control the radius and the fade-out of the exposure correction.



8 & 16 bit: RGB, grayscale, Duotone, CMYK, Multichannel, Lab

Tutorial - density

Tutorial as pdf

Radial density is the same as vignetting

Dynamic Range Compressor Photoshop plugin

Left side is original photo. Right side is filtered to reveal details in darks areasThis Photoshop filter is for HDR & Shadow illumination without artifacts such as ghosting (edge halos) or fake illumination. Compress lights as well as darks. It uses a single image, not two or three. One has full control over all aspects of dynamic range compression - like black point, offset, shadow depth, saturation, etc.

8 & 16 bit: RGB, grayscale, Duotone, CMYK, Multichannel, Lab

Tutorial - dynamic range

Tutorial as pdf

 

Graduated Color Photoshop plugin

Example of B/W conversionThis Photoshop filter lets you apply one or two graduated colors when retouching. Either in regular mode or our novel photographic mode for optimum retouching results. Instantly set the oposite sides of the filter to complementary colors. Shift the midpoint and contrast as you please.

8 & 16 bit: RGB, CMYK, Multichannel

Tutorial graduated color

Tutorial as pdf

 

Illumination Editor Photoshop plugin

This Photoshop filter lets you change or edit the illumination and shade in a photo. Set the direction of the light to any angle of 360 degrees. Raise or lower exposure and/or brightness independently
Create graduated transparency for correction layers.


8 & 16 bit: RGB, CMYK, Lab, Duotone, Grayscale, Multichannel.

Tutorial - Illumination

Tutorial as pdf

 

Contrast Editor Photoshop plugin

Example of raising contrast and shifting midpointThis Photoshop filter lets you control black-white contrast independent of color-contrast and without changing the color or saturation. Control the midtones by setting how much they should be preserved or lost. Our general contrast slider quickly improves the black-white contrast, color-contrast and saturation in one go.

8 & 16 bit: RGB, grayscale, Duotone, CMYK, Multichannel, Lab

Tutorial - contrast

Tutorial as pdf

 

Exposure Corrector Photoshop plugin

Correcting underexposureCorrect under- or overexposure. One can do this either in the entire photo or in selected or restricted areas such as the shadows. Target-mode lets you correct exposure in any range of darks, midtones or lights - typically you'll want to re-expose shadows or lower highlights. This is an ideal pair with our Dynamic Range Compressor.
8 & 16 bit: RGB, grayscale, Duotone, CMYK, Multichannel, Lab

Tutorial - exposure

Tutorial as pdf

 

Color Corrector Photoshop plugin

Example of editing the reflected light in shadows onlyThis Photoshop filter is for color correction and removing colorcast. Select a color, hue and/or brightness-range and change it any way you like. Shift the color spectrum of the entire image or a selected hue or brightness-range by rotating the color wheel. In the example, we targeted the reflected lights in the girls face and made them brighter, warmer and more vivid by rotating the color circle a bit.
8 & 16 bit: RGB, grayscale, Duotone, CMYK, Multichannel, Lab

Tutorial - color correction

Tutorial as pdf

 

Black definition Photoshop plugin

Example of raising black contentWith this Photoshop filter you can control black in photos as if it were a color channel. Target changes to colors or gray areas. The plastic 3D sense in a photo is greatly enhanced when the black definition is raised. Reducing black definition makes colors more vivid without raising their saturation. Also use this plug-in to brighten sullied photos without actually altering brightness.
8 & 16 bit: RGB, grayscale, Duotone, CMYK, Multichannel, Lab

Tutorial - black def.

Tutorial as pdf

 

Saturation Editor Photoshop plugin

Example of photomode saturation enhancementThis Photoshop filter lets you edit saturation without splitting the image up into primary colors - red, green, blue. The plug-in operates with a full 360° color wheel. All colors, hues, tonal variations and shades are preserved. Also the plug-in does not alter brightness. Four modes of saturating.

8 & 16 bit: RGB, CMYK

Tutorial - saturation

Tutorial as pdf

 

Noise Corrector Photoshop plugin

Noise corrected with soft-focus methodThis Photoshop filter has five different methods to filter noise in digital photographs. Soft Focus retains sharpness while removing noise. Also: Film-grain leveling ... Median ... Hue preserving Despeckle. The plug-in even has an intelligent mask for preserving details and drawing.
MAC: 8 & 16 bit: RGB, CMYK.
WIN : 8 & 16 bit: RGB. 8 bit: CMYK.

Tutorial - noise filter

Tutorial as pdf

 

Anti-aliasing Photoshop plugin

Example of anti-aliasingThis Photoshop filter lets you filter edge roughness and jagged edges in graphics and images. Also for anti-aliasing photos at large. Web graphics improve with anti-alias filtering, because they are often down-scaled significantly and have become jaggy.

8 & 16 bit: RGB, grayscale, Duotone, CMYK, Multichannel, Lab

Tutorial - anti-aliasing

Tutorial as pdf

 

Edgeline drawing Photoshop plugin

Example of toneline methodThis Photoshop filter lets you convert photos and images to line-drawings. Set the color of both line and background. Optional transparent background. The plug-in can emulate toneline lithfilm to create line drawings that differ from regular edge-detection such as Photoshop's "Find edges".

8 and 16 bit RGB, grayscale

Tutorial - edgeline

Tutorial as pdf

 

Posterizer Photoshop plugin

Examples of posterizationWith this Photoshop filter you can posterize color hues and values independently and freely select any number of levels for either. The filter lets you apply blending modes, known from Photoshop's layers, to mix the posterized image with the original photo for more aesthetically pleasing posterizations.

8 & 16 bit: RGB, grayscale, Duotone, CMYK, Multichannel, Lab

Tutorial - posterize

Tutorial as pdf

 

Transparency Editor Photoshop plugin

Transposing bevel to cutout lettersThis Photoshop filter lets you create transparent backgrounds and masks for graphic design. Use the progressive transparency to improve scans by combining two scans of an image - one for correct midtones and lights, one for correct midtones and darks.


8 & 16 bit: RGB, grayscale, Duotone, CMYK, Multichannel, Lab

Tutorial - transparency

Tutorial as pdf

 

Brightness Editor Photoshop plugin

Example of brightness enhancement with 100% color-preservationThis Photoshop filter lets you edit brightness with full color-preservation. You can preserve or reduce color freely. It is well suited to be used in conjunction with the Exposure Editor and when working with selections, also for fading background images in graphic design and web design.

8 & 16 bit: RGB, grayscale, Duotone, CMYK, Multichannel, Lab

Tutorial - brightness

Tutorial as pdf

 

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