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by jsachs
July 27th, 2021, 10:33 am
Forum: Picture Window Support
Topic: Update Available - Version 8.0.232
Replies: 0
Views: 24

Update Available - Version 8.0.232

An update is available to Version 8.0.232 (27-Jul-2021) The changes (taken from the update log) are: Paint, Clone, Smudge tools: fixed a problem that, in some cases, caused the results of these transformations to change when recalculated. Bilateral Sharpen: fixed problem causing overflow in some cas...
by jsachs
July 27th, 2021, 8:43 am
Forum: Picture Window Support
Topic: Stack transformation - Choice of "normal" exposure for brackets
Replies: 3
Views: 25

Re: Stack transformation - Choice of "normal" exposure for brackets

Curves computed from the Q13 combine the individual images, shifting them as necessary to get the brightness values to line up where they overlap, so you end up with a single, lower contrast image that covers the entire tonal range. If you do it manually, you run the risk of introducing kinks into t...
by jsachs
July 27th, 2021, 6:22 am
Forum: Picture Window Support
Topic: Paint Amount control recalculation
Replies: 17
Views: 155

Re: Paint Amount control recalculation

You can continue to use the new one until I issue the official release later today or in a few days.
by jsachs
July 26th, 2021, 2:15 pm
Forum: Picture Window Support
Topic: Stack transformation - Choice of "normal" exposure for brackets
Replies: 3
Views: 25

Re: Stack transformation - Choice of "normal" exposure for brackets

In a scene like that you may not need a normal exposure, but in any case the idea is to set the over and under exposed images so they show some detail in the shadow and highlight areas respectively. The normal image would then be in the middle of the two. If in doubt, maybe try shooting a sequence s...
by jsachs
July 26th, 2021, 2:03 pm
Forum: Picture Window Support
Topic: Paint Amount control recalculation
Replies: 17
Views: 155

Re: Paint Amount control recalculation

Sorry for omitting the explanation -- it is a replacement for the for the file of the same name in your normal PWP installation. Rename the old one and copy the new one to the folder and it should work OK. For details, see the Downloads page which offers this fast update option for cases where the h...
by jsachs
July 26th, 2021, 11:48 am
Forum: Picture Window Support
Topic: Paint Amount control recalculation
Replies: 17
Views: 155

Re: Paint Amount control recalculation

You probably need to click the Reload This Page button in your browser -- otherwise it is seeing a cached, out-of-date copy.
by jsachs
July 26th, 2021, 7:17 am
Forum: Picture Window Support
Topic: Paint Amount control recalculation
Replies: 17
Views: 155

Re: Paint Amount control recalculation

Sorry, should be OK now.
by jsachs
July 25th, 2021, 2:12 pm
Forum: Picture Window Support
Topic: Color Profile Problems icc vs icm?
Replies: 2
Views: 21

Re: Color Profile Problems icc vs icm?

Presumably, what happened was that on the old computer you had a copy of Adobe RGB.icm which you then selected as your assumed color profile. This could have come from any number of other applications that install profiles when you install the application. There are a lot of different and presumably...
by jsachs
July 25th, 2021, 1:42 pm
Forum: Picture Window Support
Topic: Paint Amount control recalculation
Replies: 17
Views: 155

Re: Paint Amount control recalculation

I think these are all different manifestations of the same bug.

Try downloading this as-yet unreleased experimental new version and let me know if you are still having problems:

http://www.dl-c.com/Documents/PW 8.0.232.zip
by jsachs
July 24th, 2021, 2:15 pm
Forum: Picture Window Support
Topic: Paint Amount control recalculation
Replies: 17
Views: 155

Re: Paint Amount control recalculation

Thanks, I am able to reproduce the problem here, and I think I have found the source of the problem.