Version 8.1.2323 (December/13/2021)
+ Added two new Color LUTs in Develop mode: Tinsel and Toile.
!! Fixed a crash when browsing an excluded removable device. This issue occurred on macOS 12.1 only due to an Apple change. !! Fixed an issue where ACDSee would become unresponsive when attempting to replace the original file via the Save As panel. This issue occurred on macOS 12.1 only due to an Apple change. !! Fixed an issue where the dialog to embed ACDSee metadata could become unresponsive if left open for too long. !! Fixed an issue where ACDSee could become unlicensed if restarted and the ACDSee Mobile Sync app was open on multiple mobile devices.
Version 8.0.2283 (November/10/2021)
+ With widespread performance gains, ACDSee Photo Studio 8 is a Universal app that runs natively on Macs with an Apple Silicon chip.
+ Use the ACDSee Mobile Sync app to wirelessly and instantly send photos and videos directly to ACDSee Photo Studio 8 from your iOS or Android mobile device.
+ With the ACDSee Indexer, background indexing of your assets occurs while the computer is idle, keeping the ACDSee database up-to-date automatically.
+ Filmstrip View provides a full-size view of your photos in Manage mode while you browse and organize.
+ Navigator is used to zoom into an image and quickly pan around it for up-close viewing and editing in View and Develop modes.
+ The Color Wheel in Develop mode intuitively targets adjustments to specific color ranges in your image. Accurately brightens grey skies and dull reflections.
+ Tone Wheels in Develop mode make easy work of split-toning highlights, mid-tones, and shadows.
+ Color LUTs in Develop mode apply unique effects with a single click. Choose from eight default Color LUTs or import new ones for unlimited potential.
+ Dehaze in Develop mode restores contrast, detail, and lost color to your images. Especially useful for images that have been captured through a haze.
+ Skin Tune in Develop mode evens tones by brightening, smoothing, and restoring your subject’s glow.
+ Color EQ Contrast/Balance in Develop mode further manipulates image contrast using the new Contrast and Contrast Balance adjustments in the Color EQ tool.
o Color picker tools in Develop mode now display RGB color values of pixels for precise color selection.
o Improved performance when cataloging a folder with many subfolders via the Catalog Folders tool.
o Added a Zoom Lock button in View mode to lock zoom level while browsing images in View Mode.
o An improved and modernized GUI that fits seamlessly into the macOS environment for better visual consistency and usability.
o Encodable images edited by ACDSee on Windows or iOS devices and sent via Mobile Sync are now recognized, allowing the edits to be reverted or committed.