Nik Software releases the second version of its Silver Efex Pro black and white conversion program.
This iteration offers more control over detail, tonality and contrast. The black and white conversion software offers these new features:
- History Browser
- Dynamic Brightness
- Amplify Blacks
- Amplify Whites
- Soft Contrast
- Image Borders
- Selective colorization
Nik claims that Silver Efex Pro 2 will offer some improvements in speed and performance, and the popular U-Point feature offers selective adjustments.
Pricing and availability
Nik offers Silver Efex Pro 2 at a special price for a limited time – ordering Silver Efex Pro for $179.95 before the end of January 2011 will get you Silver Efex Pro 2 at no extra cost. Current users of Silver Efex Pro can purchase an upgrade for $99.95. For more information, visit Nik’s website.