1. P

    Advice Wanted Mac, Windows or maybe linux?

    Hi good folks, could you give me some advice on ny next laptop... So today another letter from my keyboard loosened and I had to "tack-it" in place. It is a hero of the thinkpad variety (x270) bought refurbished a few years ago. It have lived a hard life with several cracks and dents. But with...
  2. Deb

    Apple Mac Update

    Hi all. I'm using a 2020 MacBook Air 8 gig M1 chip. I've recently bought a new camera and still use iPhotos (please be kind) for enhancement. I would like to upgrade to a newer (but still used) MacBook Air or MacBook Pro with the necessary inerds to use a new, but still easy photo editor (not...
  3. Herman

    Mac Mini Hardware Configuration

    Is following hardware configuration possible? Mac Mini is connected to outlet socket 230 VAC. Mac Mini is connected with 1 cable to monitor. This cable is for data and power supply. No extra cable neded for 230 VAC supply. Wireless mouse and keyboard via bluetooth connected with Mac Mini...
  4. Aushiker

    Gadgets Hypothetical: Mac Mini as Desktop + ? for outside the home office

    Just throwing some ideas around and was interested if anyone has gone with a desktop + iPad/Android tablet or laptop combination. With the tablet/laptop being for out-of-office usages, such as at university, on holidays etc. The desktop would be the primary computer for photo editing etc., and...
  5. Herman

    Mac Os - Windows

    Is Windows 10 and 11 as stable as Mac Os?
  6. wt21

    Photo backup headaches (Lightroom on Mac with Dropbox)

    I have maintained a local dropbox folder for years without issues. Suddenly, all my files were removed from my local drive to "save space" and sent into the dropbox cloud where they are now "easy to retrieve." Thanks Dropbox!! Except it breaks the Lightroom operation. Lightroom doesn't see the...
  7. Glevum Owl

    DxO Colour Shift Under Mac Ventura

    I had a little piece of good news today. When updating DxO PL6 I saw the following in the 'What's New' details: Known limitations Important: the Apple Neural Engine, under macOS Ventura, currently produces color shifts. We temporarily recommend using the GPU to avoid such issue. DxO is working...
  8. Ranger Rick

    Capture One will not update C1 20 for Mac M1 computers

    After corresponding with C1 about if/when they will provide an update for C1 20 to allow use on my new MacBook Pro, I received a reply that they will not be doing that and that I should update to C1 21 if I want to continue using C1. It does not work on the M1 computers, freezing at the closing...
  9. kyteflyer

    Mac and iOS users: RAW Power.

    If you don’t take a look at RAW Power, you’re nuts. Inexpensive to buy, and tons of features for photo editing... Alas, the latest for Mac is not compatible with High Sierra, I havent yet installed on my Mini which is not even running Catalina and probably wont... But on iOS13, its wonderful...
  10. M. Valdemar

    Interesting Free Russian Film Emulation Software for Mac - Dehancer

    This is really interesting. It crashed on my Mac several times but suddenly became stable. Very good effects:
  11. theoldsmithy

    Luminar 2018 for $8

    Got to BundleHunt , unlock the offer for $5, and then it’s $3 more for Luminar 2018. In my experience, far more stable than Luminar 3, although without any library functions. (Mac only).
  12. kyteflyer

    Apple Mac Users only: Acorn

    I've been using Acorn off and on for about 4 years. Its in constant development and is available to buy from the App store, or from the app website. It became my go-to once I had given up on Photoshop (I preferred it to Pixelmator which I also own), because there are many similar features...
  13. Herman

    Which Operating System

    you like / use most? For phone, pc, wearable, tablet, etc. I got an i7 laptop computer (asus) running windows 10, using a 13 inch chromebook (toshiba) most. Looking forward to a pencil supported device for creating notes and sketches.
  14. Jock Elliott

    Luminar by Skylum

    Just downloaded Luminar for Windows beta from here: Luminar for Windows (beta) is live! Try it free today. So far, I find it is pretty interesting. With a couple of clicks, I was able to go from here: To this: The interface is a little like dealing with a mime -- little pictures and...
  15. Herman

    Transmission warning

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  16. Armanius

    I am finally switching to MAC!

    I just placed an order with Amazon (via our affiliate link of course) for an 11" Mac Book Air. I've meaning to switch for at least a year or two, but could never pull the trigger. Then when I was about to pull the trigger, I wasn't sure if I should get an iMac first or a MBA first. The need...