New Aurora HDR 2019 For Mac & Windows

Amplify Your Images with State-of-the-Art HDR

+ an exclusive US $300 OFF a multi-day (3+ day) Iceland Photo Tours

© Jim Nix

Perfect Every Detail
with Powerful New Technology

  • AI-powered Tone-mapping new
  • Smart Structure new
  • LUTs new

3 years in development, Aurora HDR 19’s patent-pending Quantum HDR Engine
automatically analyzes millions of pixels, and intelligently builds stunning photos.

street single raw photography before
street single raw photography after Powered by Quantum HDR Engine TM
© Iurie Belegurschi

A new HDR Smart Structure gives you the precise amount of details and structure in an image without
creating excess artifacts that can make an otherwise perfect HDR image look too over-the-top.

© Randy van Duinen

Give your images a unique flavor with LUTs.

© Evgeny Tchebotarev

Editing

  • New: All new Aurora HDR Looks to enhance and stylize images.
  • Improved: The HDR Details Boost filter allows for real-time high-resolution tuning.
  • Improved: The Adjustable Gradient filter adds new controls for Shadows and Highlights.

Open / Plugin / Export

  • New: Aurora HDR 2019 supports: Imagenomic Portraiture, Nik Collection and other popular plugins for Photoshop.
  • New: Photolemur 3.0 plugin support.
  • Improved: Plugins menu for both Mac and Windows users.
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Amplify Your Images
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Flawless HDR — Instantly

No halos. No ghosting. No artifacts. No chromatic aberration.

Different brightness and exposure levels solved
Advanced details revealed
© Iurie Belegurschi
Easily handles complex scenes
Stunningly realistic details
© Trey Ratcliff
Reveal the versatility of the scene
Capture cities at any time of the day or weather condition
© Trey Ratcliff
Create all the details your eyes can see
Fix perspective distortions

HDR Optimized for Real Estate

Unlock the full drama and beauty of a scene with the world’s first HDR software optimized for real estate. Get perfectly exposed interiors and crystal clear views - every time.

Unforgettable Landscapes

Unleash the power of next-generation AI to create vivid landscapes with beautiful detail and perfect balance.

HDR for Cityscapes

When it comes to shooting cityscapes, it’s crucial to reveal the versatility of the scene. Here HDR comes into play and makes details and colors pop.

HDR for Architecture

The ability to merge photos into HDR is absolutely essential for architectural photographers. This allows to create all the details your eyes can see while capturing the buildings.

Revolutionary tone mapping
with Quantum HDR Engine

Instantly merge bracketed images into perfectly balanced HDR. Details have never been sharper. Images have never been cleaner. Seeing is believing.

HDR images will be made from these exposure brackets.
Click the button.

Create HDR

Tone mapping in progress

© Brian Ramey

HDR images will be made from these exposure brackets.
Click the button.

Create HDR

Tone mapping in progress

© Dima Sytnik

HDR images will be made from these exposure brackets.
Click the button.

Create HDR

Tone mapping in progress

© Dima Sytnik

HDR images will be made from these exposure brackets.
Click the button.

Create HDR

Tone mapping in progress

© Chad Sucho

No brackets?
No Problem!

Unlock unprecedented detail and expanded dynamic range from single photos. Architecture and nature photographers rejoice.

© Iurie Belegurschi

Amplify Your Images
with State-of-the-Art HDR

+ an exclusive US $300 OFF a multi-day (3+ day) Iceland Photo Tours

© Iurie Belegurschi
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What’s Been Improved

We have managed to minimize the major issues with the HDR merge. Now, you get amazing images that look as natural as they did when you pressed the shutter.

Seeing is believing. Let’s take the photo below as an example.

  • The colors have become more realistic if we consider highlights.
  • The chromatic aberration has been reduced.

Natural or Creative HDR

Easily create beautiful, natural HDR, or take it to the limit. New, more powerful Aurora HDR ’19 lets you achieve your unique creative vision.

Original
Natural
Creative

© Roman Babalikov

Original
Natural
Creative

© Captain Kimo

Original
Natural
Creative

© Captain Kimo

Original
Natural
Creative

© Trey Ratcliff

Powerful Tools & Features

Tailored for High Dynamic Range photography.

  • Advanced tone-mapping technology
  • Advanced image processing engine
  • Mac & Windows Support
  • Intuitive user interface
  • HDR Enhancer
  • Fast Brackets Merging
  • Native RAW Support
  • Pro Preset Packs
  • Custom preset pack support
  • History Panel
  • Histogram
  • Before & after comparison
  • Lens Correction tool
  • Transform Tool
  • Dodge & Burn Filter
  • Image Flip & Rotate
  • Multiply layers & blend modes
  • Color Temperature
  • Image Radiance
  • Masking
  • Crop tool
  • Detail, clarity and structure controls
  • Polarize Filter
  • Feather & Density for layer masks
  • Top & Bottom Adjustment
  • Gradient Masking tool
  • Dozens of smart color controls
  • High-quality presets for all HDR styles
  • Luminosity Masking
  • Smart Tone
  • Whites & Blacks
  • Highlights / Midtones / Shadows
  • Touch Bar Support (Mac)
  • Custom textures
  • HDR Denoise
  • Glow tool
  • Tone curve tool
  • Vignette
  • HSL Panel
  • Color Toning panel
  • Batch Processing
  • Auto Alignment
  • Automatic Deghosting
  • Chromatic aberrations reduction
  • Social sharing (FB, 500px, Twitter, etc)
  • Adobe Photoshop plug-in
  • Adobe Lightroom plug-in
  • Apple Photos/ Aperture extension
  • Multiple license for 5 computers
  • +over 100 tools and features

Co-developed with Trey Ratcliff, the world's most famous HDR photographer.

“It's truly the best HDR software for both Mac and PCs and is gonna blow people's minds.”

Tech Requirements

  • Mac
  • Windows
  • MacOS from early 2010 or newer.
  • Hardware 8 GB RAM or more.
  • Operating System Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (only x64-bit OS)
  • Hardware 8 Gb RAM or more.
  • Graphics Cards Open GL 3.3 or later compatible Graphics Cards.

Amplify Your Images
with State-of-the-Art HDR

+ an exclusive US $300 OFF a multi-day (3+ day) Iceland Photo Tours

Use Aurora HDR for free for 14 days.

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