The 2017 TIPA Award goes to Luminar by Macphun
San Diego, CA - Macphun has been recognized by the prestigious Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) in the Imaging Software category. During this year’s global General Assembly, representatives from 27 professional, amateur, and business magazines from Asia, Australia, Europe and North and South America voted Macphun Luminar as the Best Imaging Software for 2017.
Luminar is Macphun’s flagship all-in-one photo editing software. In honoring the product, the TIPA judging panel offered the following citation: “As an affordable alternative to subscription-based and even some standalone image editors, Luminar offers a host of tools and options that can handle just about any imaging task. Available for Mac only, users can choose between levels of image processing experience and adapt the workspace to their skill set, then move up to more advanced modes as they learn. Luminar works in non-destructive fashion and can handle Raw conversion from dozens of different cameras. There are over 300 tools and features, including layers and blending modes, photo filters, presets, masking, black and white processing, object removal, and color toning”.
“We are very proud to win the prestigious TIPA award, as it is given internationally by those who represent imaging and photography customers worldwide,” said Kevin La Rue, Vice President of Macphun. “Our entire team strives to bring the photographic community only incredible and innovative products, and the TIPA award proves once again we are on the right track.”
Formed in 1991, TIPA is an independent association whose panel consists of editors from many of the world’s leading photography and imaging magazines, including Digital Photography, Practical Photography, Shutterbug, Photographie, Photo Life and more. Members span 15 countries across five continents and meet annually to discuss the latest imaging products. It considers a range of factors, from innovation to design and overall product quality, in order to select and acknowledge the very best products and technologies. The TIPA awards are among the most coveted photo and imaging awards worldwide.
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