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Pascal de Bruijn ADMIN April 4, 2014
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Group Description

Darktable is a new rapidly emerging free/open workflow photography tool for Linux and Mac.


· native 32bit float processing in LAB color space
· mipmaps for faster access and processing
· complete plug-in architecture
· imports RAW files (LibRaw), JPEG, PNG, TIFF and some HDR file formats
· exports to JPEG, PNG, PPM and PFM (an HDR file format)
· light-table and darkroom modes
· rating up to 4 stars
· sorting by name, ID, rating and date/time
· physical deletion of files from disc
· Exif metadata display
· state-of-the-art unsharp mask for sharpening
· (currently) simplistic cropping and rotating
· lens distortions fix via LensFun library
· tone correction curve with max range of adjustments visualization
· innovative color correction plug-in
· innovative monochrome filter
· innovative equalizer plug-in based on edge avoiding wavelets for denoising and sharpening
· exposure adjustment implemented as levels on steroids
· color temperature adjustment plug-in with grey box functionality and RGB multipliers
· copy'n'paste of development settings
· user interface can be translated by community and is already available in Russian and Swedish

Group Rules

#1 Please only post images where most of the editing has been done with darktable
#2 Please don't flood the group with many too images at once
#3 Please don't post bugs or feature requests on discussions, they should go in our Redmine:

Additional Info

  • This group will count toward the photo's limit (60 for Pro members, 30 for free members)
  • Members can post 5 things to the pool each day.
  • Accepted content types: Photos, Videos, Images, Art, Screenshots
  • Accepted safety levels: Safe
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