FilmPack 3 Essential Edition from DxO is an intriguing program that allows you to apply analog film effects to your digital photos. In this edition of FilmPack 3, you have a number of different effects: thirteen different black and white films, twenty color films, eight filters, six different tonings, and thirty-three different film grains (including silver halide). Some of these effects mimic celebrated film types of the past, such as Kodak Tri-X, Fuji Neopan, and Kodak Porta 160 NC, among others.
FilmPack 3 features a simple, quick interface that lets you easily process all of your images and allows you to categorize presets for your photos. While FilmPack 3 Essential Edition can work as a standalone program, it also can work as a plugin for DxO Optics Pro v6.6 or higher, the 32-bit versions of CS4 or CS5, Adobe Lightroom 3, and Apple Aperture 3. Want vintage film effects without investing the money, time, and hassle to acquire vintage cameras and film? Then check out FilmPack 3.
- Black and White Films
Rediscover the magic of B&W photography and enter the universe of old silver halide films, thanks to DxO Labs' advanced calibration technology.
DxO FilmPack faithfully reproduces legendary film types such as Kodak Tri-X, Fuji Neopan, and Polaroid.
Depending on the results you desire, choose the contrast, grain, and gray nuances you like best. You'll have a broad choice from among 26 different black and white film photography simulations to unlock your artistic creativity or to rediscover an old familiar style.
Work using precisely-nuanced color filters and tonings.
- Color Films
DxO FilmPack applies the colors, saturation, and contrast of the most celebrated analog photography films to your digital photos.
Rediscover the softness of a Kodak Portra 160 NC film on your portraits and events, the retro look of a Polaroid film for imitating old vacation photos, the contrast and dazzling colors of Fuji Velvia 50 film for macro photography.
- Film Grain
- DxO FilmPack offers you the beauty of silver halide film grain. Two indispensible tools allow you to obtain faithful imitations of the film grains of yesteryear. Add grain to your digital photos to rediscover the authentic quality of film, to lend character to your images, and to discover a new photographic dimension. Many different grain styles are available.
- Plug-in and Standalone Application
DxO FilmPack can be used as a standalone application. No need to know how to use an image processing software - you can apply DxO FilmPack's vintage photo effects to your photos in the blink of an eye.
As a plug-in, DxO FilmPack integrates perfectly with your other image processing software, offering you hundreds of new processing possibilities. It works as a plug-in for DxO Optics Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, and Apple Aperture
- Intuitive Interface
A simple and quick interface lets you easily process all your images and gives you more creative freedom.
Categorized presets are accessible in just one click, and both the control panel and the histogram can be hidden or displayed according to your preferences.
DxO FilmPack's interface is adapted to your level and to your desires.