Handle a Virtual M9 with RealSize

With RealSize you will be able to create in a very easy way a virtual replica of the object you are interested in by defining a 3D box using the known width, depth and height of the object, and fitting pictures of the real object over the appropriate section of the box. The dimensions and pictures you need are usually easy to find on the internet. The procedure to create the object is fast, easy and pleasant, and the resulting replica is very precise, and surprisingly effective. For example, this Leica M9!

Adobe Adds Support for MM and 50AA

Adobe has launched final versions of Photoshop Lightroom v4.1 and Adobe Camera Raw v7.1 that include support for the Leica M Monochrom and APO-Summicron-M 50mm f/2 ASPH lenses, as well as the X2. Both versions include the advanced defringing tools introduced in the Release Candidate versions they replace as well as promising to address 'performance issues.' They can be downloaded from the Adobe website now. Adobe Camera Raw 7.1 works with Photoshop CS6. Read more below for links to the updates:

Free Capture One Express

Digital Photographer magazine is giving out licenses for the Capture One Express 6 RAW conversion software by Phase One. Normally this is a $129 piece of software!