updated 09:20 am EDT, Tue October 25, 2005
The Plugin Site has announced , a plugin for correcting the colors, contrast, exposure and saturation of 8bit and 16bit photos. It works with various graphics applications, including Photoshop, Illustrator, Fireworks, Painter, Canvas, Photoline and GraphicConverter. ColorWasher features a wide range of automatic, semi-automatic and manual tools for correcting, enhancing and restoring photos. ColorWasher's "revolutionary algorithms" help improve "even the worst photo." ColorWasher's exposure correction features are superior to simple brightness and gamma correction methods used in known graphics applications and plugins. It also features built-in mechanisms for hiding image noise, camouflaging overexposed areas, boosting contrast, keeping saturation constant and fixing chopped histograms. ColorWasher sells for $50.