PhotoInstrument

PhotoInstrument

Download Editors' Rating:
4.5
Outstanding
Average User Rating:
3.0
out of 6 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.4 Build 545
  • Total Downloads:
    199,643
  • Date Added:
    Jan. 02, 2012
  • Price:
    Free to try (Save-Disabled); $49.95 to buy (Buy it now)
  • File Size:
    4.33MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    268
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:
    #47 in Photo Editors

Editors' Review

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Photoinstrument provides a stunning amount of control when editing photos. Even with all the controls, the program still manages to be simple to operate, especially for those willing to invest the time.

Our first impressions were not positive since the program's interface looked slightly childish, thanks to command icons that are all various smiley faces. Fortunately, the tutorial videos that pop up immediately prove that this is a serious tool and seriously easy. We smoothly navigated the program's functions that are represented by the previously mentioned smileys, each offering ways to shade, erase blemishes, and even erase features (the tutorial's example shaves a few centimeters from a man's chin in a profile photo). It was a relief to find that all the tools followed the same pattern of adjusting the size and intensity with sliders and by clicking and dragging the changes on the picture. While a little clumsy at first, the tools got easier with a little practice. The best we tested were the tools that subtly erased blemishes because they smoothly blended the skin defects into the healthy flesh. Our favorite feature was its Original button, which let us toggle between the changes and the untouched photo. Overall, each tool was effective and simple to understand, though each required patience in perfecting.

Photoinstrument's trial does not let users save their work. While the program looks childish and takes some practice, its results were professional enough that we recommend it.

 
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3 stars

"Terrible, not Cnet."

January 10, 2012  |  By pobreriche

 |  Version: PhotoInstrument 5.4 Build 545

Pros

Works great but my computer security won't let it in.

Cons

Not being able to use. Hope Cnet cleans out the junk.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Timur Fatykhov
Publisher web site http://www.photoinstrument.com/
Release Date January 02, 2012
Date Added January 02, 2012
Version 5.4 Build 545
Category
Category Digital Photo Software
Subcategory Photo Editors
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows Vista, Windows, Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows NT 4
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 4.33MB
File Name PhotoInstrument_setup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 199,643
Downloads Last Week 268
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Save-Disabled
Price $49.95

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