* * * Canon DPP 4.0 available for download now * * *
Canon is expected to announce a major upgrade to their Digital Photo Professional software. The latest version will be 4.0 and the EOS Utility 3.0 will be a companion release as well.
Canon’s new upgraded EU 3.0 will support connecting a camera to a computer via a USB port or Wireless File Transmitter in order to remotely perform camera settings, transfer images and capture images. Delivering increase workflow efficiency, EU 3.0 seamlessly integrates with DPP 4.0 to allow users to select and compare images, enabling them to more easily choose the best shot, as well as make slight adjustments to camera settings.
The new software's improvement will have enhanced functions like expanded adjustment range for highlights and shadows. Providing users with more freedom when adjusting images, DPP 4.0 includes such new features as 8-axis color gamut adjustment and an Auto function that automatically analyses the brightness and darkness balance of a histogram and adjusts the tones, or luminescence, of an image accordingly.
The new version of Canon’s DPP software delivers greatly enhanced functionality and convenience during the image editing process. In addition to featuring an updated graphical user interface (GUI), the software is capable of displaying as many as 10,000 image thumbnails at one time. In addition, users can view selected images for comparison even in the preview window and also assign ratings to images. Both software upgrade are free of charge from Canon and they will be available for download on June 26. Check back here for the latest information and the download links.