From Einhugur Software:
The PictureEffects is a REALbasic plugin to do picture manipulation on 32bit images. The plugin is supported on PPC, Carbon, Mach-O, Win32 and Linux target platforms.
Main features: Red Eye Reduction, Brightness, Contrast, Sepia, Exposure, Gain & Bias, Color Filter, NTSCColorFilter, Hue, Saturation, Lightness, Desaturate, Gamma, Blend, Rotate, Diffuse, Interlace, Flip Horizontal, Flip Vertical, GrayScale, Invert , Sharpen, Smooth, Blur, MotionBlur, Gaussian Blur, Edge Detect, RankOrderFilter, Emboss, Pixelate, Mean Removal, Invert,Contrast Stretch, Equalize, Replace Color, Custom 3x3 matrix filter, Oil Paint, high quality Crystalize, Bilinear Scaling, Stretch, Polar Coordinates, Shape Distort, Barrel Distort, Twirl, Wave, Water Drops, Surface Wave, PageCurl, TrimPicture, Create Chroma masks, Render Clouds, Render Wood, Render Marble, Render Textile, Render Labyrinth, Map, ChannelMixer and a IProgressHandler Interface support for every filter. The PictureEffects also supports masking for most of the effects.
Most of the effects have been accelerated for machines with multiple CPU cores supporting making full use of up to 8 cores.
The PictureEffects also supports masking for most of the effects.