COPENHAGEN, Nov. 30, 2017 – Phase One, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-end digital camera systems, today released Capture One 11, a major new version of the industry’s premier RAW conversion and image editing software. This release builds on Capture One’s unmatched color handling, precision-editing tools, seamless tethered support, and native support for more than 400 different camera models. Photographers will enjoy new, highly responsive tools, workflow enhancements and a finely tuned processing engine. Capture One 11 has been designed to deliver a significantly faster and smoother experience.
“We care deeply about what photographers need,” said James Johnson, software Product Manager, Phase One. “Capture One became known as ‘the professionals’ choice in imaging software,’ precisely because of our unrelenting focus on our customers’ needs. We have unique insight, gleaned from years of our own sensor and optics development. Applying that expertise to software makes for a really fantastic photographer experience.”
Layers have been significantly improved for faster, more flexible editing. All adjustment tools in Capture One are now compatible with Layers, making Capture One a truly “layer centric” application. Furthermore, images can now be annotated in Capture One (handwritten notes and drawings can be added directly on to images) and included in exported PSD files as a separate layer for greater flexibility. Re-engineered tools help optimize color adjustments. Plus, more robust catalog performance improves the overall experience.
NEW FEATURES AND TOOLS IN CAPTURE ONE 11
NEXT LEVEL LAYERS
In response to customers’ needs, masking tools have been further developed, and new features and overall performance advances have been introduced. New tools have been added to refine and feather the mask after drawing, or adjust the opacity of a layer to control the impact of local adjustments. With more tools available locally and with increased performance in masking, Layers in Capture One are now more dynamic than ever.
- Layered Workflow
- Layer Opacity
- Feather Mask
- Refine Edge
- Grey Scale Mask
MORE STREAMLINED WORKFLOW
Annotations and graphics as Overlays can be added to images and exported in PSD files as separate layers. Crops can be respected or added as a Path when exporting to PSD files, permitting the full image to be used later for retouching. An individual watermark may be included as a separate layer in an exported PSD file to permit greater control during later editing.
- Annotations (Export as a layer when using PSD)
- Overlay in output (as a layer when using PSD)
- Export Crop to Path (when using PSD)
- Watermark as a Layer (when using PSD)
DESIGNED TO ENHANCE PERFORMANCE
Capture One has been further optimized to increase overall performance. Improved color handling through re-engineered color tools helps ensure optimal layered color adjustments. Color readouts can now be viewed in LAB mode aiding customers who wish to measure image output to critical values. Improved performance in Catalogs makes for an overall better experience.
- Editing Speed
- Import Duplicate Checker
- Color Improvements
- LAB Readout
- Catalog improvements
For a complete list of supported cameras, please go to: http://www.phaseone.com/supported-cameras
AVAILABILITY AND PRICING
In keeping with Phase One’s commitment to its customers’ choice, Capture One 11 is available for purchase by either perpetual license or by subscription – whichever best suits the customers’ needs.
Capture One Pro 11
Owners of Capture One Pro 9 and 10 can upgrade for 119 USD/EUR. New customers can purchase Capture One Pro 11 for 299 USD or 279 EUR. Capture One Pro 11 is also available by subscription. Subscribers can simply download the new Capture One Pro 11 release. A single-user subscription is 20 USD/EUR per month for a 12-month plan or a 180 USD/EUR prepaid subscription, paid annually.
Capture One Pro Sony 11
Owners of Capture One Pro Sony 9 and 10 can upgrade for 69 USD/EUR. New customers can purchase Capture One Pro Sony 11 for 79 USD/EUR.
For customers who have purchased Capture One Pro 10 or Capture One Pro Sony 10 since October 31th, 2017, Phase One is offering a grace period, exempting them from the upgrade fee. Eligible customers can download their upgrade today at phaseone.com/download and reuse their license key.
Download a 30-day trial
A fully-functional version of Capture One 11 is available for a 30-day trial. Download the trial here: www.phaseone.com/download
Please see all products and payment options at www.phaseone.com/store.
About Phase One and Capture One
Capture One is the award-winning professional choice in image editing software from Phase One A/S, the world’s leading manufacturer of medium format digital photography systems and imaging solutions for professional photographers.
With native support for more than 400 camera models, Capture One advanced software for RAW conversion and image editing features a highly responsive processing engine, unmatched color handling, precision-editing tools, and seamless tethered support.
Established in 1993, Phase One has pioneered the field of digital camera systems and imaging software. Phase One’s engineering and designs have produced imaging breakthroughs from high-resolution camera systems to advanced software.
Today, with control over all aspects of the medium format camera system supply chain, Phase One is uniquely positioned to help photographers and imaging experts everywhere stand out above the competition and realize their creative visions without compromise.
Based in Copenhagen Denmark, Phase One is dedicated to delivering the best image quality and user experience. With offices in New York, Tokyo, Cologne, Shanghai and Tel Aviv, and with its expert teams of global partners, Phase One is committed to serving and supporting its customers worldwide.
Phase One and Capture One are registered trademarks of Phase One A/S. All other brand or product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.