Isn't Helicon Focus dead now the CS4 does focus stacking?

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Isn't Helicon Focus dead now the CS4 does focus stacking?

Unread postby DHF » 06.08.2009 17:53

Isn't Helicon Focus dead now the CS4 does focus stacking?

Why pay extra for a process that is already embedded within the most popular image editing software?

????

npath

Unread postby npath » 06.08.2009 20:16

Nope. I have tried the focus stacking with Photoshop and found it to be tedious, slow, and with less than optimal results.

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Unread postby lutz » 07.08.2009 23:38

npath wrote:Nope. I have tried the focus stacking with Photoshop and found it to be tedious, slow, and with less than optimal results.


I do not do any focus stacking myself, but read the disappointed comments on the PS tool several times.

Here is a test with some comparisons:
http://www.luminous-landscape.com/tutor ... icon.shtml


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