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Luminar Neo HDR Merge

I was lucky to get access to a demo version of Luminar Neo which features the paid extension “HDR Merge”. The extension is very simple in its interface and allows the user to use between 1 to 10 photos to create an HDR stacked image. With that in mind, I wanted to get an idea of how the extension works, not just with photos from Skylum but also by including some of my own images. I did two tests, one […]

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Skylum Luminar Neo – HDR Merge

Skylum, the creators of Luminar Neo have announced their upcoming release of an extension for Luminar Neo called “HDR Merge“. This is the first extension for Luminar Neo that brings the power of Aurora HDR (and even more) to Luminar Neo. For those who are not aware, HDR is a technique which often consists of stacking multiple exposures of the same image (i.e., under and over exposed) to create a more detailed photo which brings out the details in the […]

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Luminar Neo – Portrait Background Removal AI

Luminar Neo is an advanced photo editing package from Skylum, the creators of the Luminar range of software including Luminar Neo which was released around Feb 2022. Whilst the software was released around Feb 2022, it was not feature complete, and was missing a number of features planned to be added in a future update. One of these features was Portrait Background Removal AI which this post explores. Portrait Background Removal AI is a tool that uses AI to identify […]

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Luminar Neo (V1.0.4)

Luminar Neo is the flagship photo editor from Skylum, the company who brought you Luminar AI and Aurora HDR. On a side note Luminar are also based in Ukraine and have sadly been heavily impacted by the war but to my knowledge they continue to improve the Skylum lineup and have actually managed to deliver two updates (Luminar AI 1.5.2 and Luminar Neo 1.0.4). Luminar Neo is the flagship product for Skylum and is an evolution to the Luminar AI […]

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Luminar Neo Update (1.0.2)

Skylum, the creators of Luminar Neo recently announced that due to the war on Ukraine it was not clear when they would be able to release updates to the Luminar Neo product, and that there may be some slippages to the expected timeline. That said, I received some great news that the team is in safety and are slowly getting back to work. The team has announced an update to Luminar Neo (V1.0.2) which includes the following: This is a […]

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