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Lightroom without a doubt is the best photo editing software. I even got it for free from my school.
    
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Hope you didn't buy it yet MC --

http://www.overclock.net/online-deal...-119-99-a.html

$119.99 today on Newegg w/ the coupon code from the deal above. Yeah, student/teacher version is cheaper, but iirc Adobe actually requires you to register it with an .edu address AND send them proof of your being a student... (I had to do it once, but it was a while ago).


Nah, I didn't yet. Gonna be awhile still before I get settled in so I'm just getting ready.
post #24 of 27
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Elements is just fine. Elements, PS, and LR all use Adobe Camera Raw, so you can good results from any of them.

Hell, I use DPP more than anything.
This... If you can use RAW you're set.

If you ever get a Mac just use Aperture... Even pros use it; it's very good and cheap too. No PC version since it's an Apple product.

LINK: http://www.apple.com/aperture/
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This... If you can use RAW you're set.

If you ever get a Mac just use Aperture... Even pros use it; it's very good and cheap too. No PC version since it's an Apple product.

LINK: http://www.apple.com/aperture/
+1 for Aperture. I prefer it over lightroom but a lot of my friends would rather use lightroom.
post #26 of 27
I use Capture NX2 and like it. The edit point tool is nice is some situations. I have also used Lightroom, and prefer the curves functions on it over Capture NX2. Also, Lightroom has much better integration with file management. Capture NX2 can be used in conjunction with View NX2, but it can be a bit cumberson.

Based upon my experience, if you are paying, I recommend Lightroom 3.0. If it comes free, I think that Capture NX/2 with View NX is fine. There are many more people using Lightroom, so it may be worth the expense to you, even if you get Capture NX/2 free.

With either, I highly recommend shooting in RAW. Frankly, if you don't shoot RAW, you are not getting the full benefits of your camera or editing software.

Good shooting / Good editing!
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I used PDN before I got photoshop, it was really good. I actually think I may have been better when using that than PS. I think the main appeal to PS is the vast array of addons and plugins it has.

Never got into GIMP.
    
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