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  1. Asher Kelman

    Important Free Denoise Update from Topaz

    DeNoise AI v3.7 introduces improved color consistency with Low Light v4, updated TensorRT models, and important stability improvements and bug fixes.
  2. Robert Watcher

    Cleaning up street pics

    Topaz Sharpen AI and Denoise AI, have turned out to be two essential applications in my image processing workflow recently. Quite a few of my street photographs end up having some motion blur. Especially is that the case because I dont wait around for pictures to happen - I am walking and...
  3. Robert Watcher

    Sharpen AI - Denoise AI

    Topaz Sharpen AI and Denoise AI, have turned to be two essential applications in my image processing workflow. Well worth the investment for me. while there is overlap between the two - both provide noise reduction and both provide sharpening —— I find use for both. As a street photographer...
  4. Robert Watcher

    Rediculous test 25,600 ISO - Topaz Denoise April 2021

    After seeing some really nice results using Topaz Denoise on some of my images, that Lightroom Noise Reduction didn’t do well on... ... I decided to try something that I would never do - that is shoot at the max 25,600 ISO with my crop sensor Olympus E-M10 —- and first of all see if anything...
  5. M

    Topaz customers: Don't settle!

    Topaz customers, you may have received an email from them today: Don't settle for the 60% off sale! Use the “PLUGSNPIXELS” discount code for AN ADDITIONAL 15% off! Attached image shows Topaz Gigapixel AI in action, enlarging an old illustration 6X.
  6. M

    Topaz releases Gigapixel AI 5.2.0

    Today Topaz released new version 5.2.0 of Gigapixel AI. Here are the details: Major Features •New AI Model – “Compressed”. You can find it under the “Image Type” option in the right panel. This image type works best with photos that have a lot of artifacts, old family photos, and images...
  7. M

    New Topaz Gigapixel 4.5 released (free/double-discounted)

    Topaz just released Gigapixel 4.5 with a refreshed interface for a more seamless batch processing workflow, the ability to specify processing settings per item in the batch, as well as other tweaks and fixes. The update is free for existing users. For new customers, the launch sale lasts until...
  8. M

    Digital Processing Issues and Fixes: Topaz sneaks out Gigapixel AI update, 3X faster

    Yesterday Topaz soft-released version 4.3.1 of Gigapixel AI, with the following features: •Toggle in right panel to enable and disable Face Refinement •Face Refinement will detect small faces (16x16px - 64x64px) and apply targeted improved upsampling They are also aiming for 3X faster CPU...