Name: Flare 2
Mac Platform: Intel
OS version: OS X 10.10 or later
Processor type(s) & speed: 64-bit processor
Courtesy of Chris
Release Date: July 21, 2015
What's New in Version 2.2
• A new 'Colorfilm' filter to simulate the saturation of saturated color film.
• A new 'Timestamp' filter to simulate the time stamps of some older film cameras.
• The 'Texture' filter now offers the ability to blur textures and set the strength of the blur.
• The 'Van Zesen' filter has a new parameter to change the translation strength of of the color planes.
• The 'Gaussian Blur' filter has a new option to enable a seamless edge blur.
Cropping has a new setting to lock the aspect ratio to the one of the original photo.
• Improved the display quality of the preview image.
• Relocated a difficult to reach button in the Crop interface.
For more information on new features, check the Flare blog:
App Store: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/flare-2/id924691732?mt=12
More Info: http://flareapp.com
⁕⁕⁕ Mac App Store — Best of 2014 ⁕⁕⁕
Flare 2, awarded Best of 2014 in the Mac App Store, features an improved workflow, a new user interface for Yosemite, curated collections of Effects that are updated monthly, and iCloud support so you can take your favorite effects with you wherever you go!
When you download Flare Effects, available for FREE on iOS 8, your custom built desktop effects from Flare 2 will sync automatically onto your mobile devices instantly.
Choose from a variety of Flare's built-in Effects or create your own using dozens of individual photo filters in near infinite combinations. Easy to learn for casual hobbyists, Flare 2 also has the flexibility professional photographers need.
New photographic filters in Flare 2:
Tilt-Shift, Bokeh Rings, Paper, Highlight & Shadows, Saturation & Vibrance, Color Cast, Van Zesen, Vintage Chrome, Vintage Fade, Vintage Instant, Vintage Process, Vintage Transfer, Vintage Mono, and Vintage Noir
And the filters you know and love from the award-winning Flare app:
Exposure, Midtone Brightness, Saturation, Brightness, Contrast, Tint, Duotone, Color Filter, Color Gradient, Black & White, Cross Processing, Gaussian Blur, Motion Blur, Zoom Blur, Sharpen, Glow, Vignette, Grain, Texture, Lightleak, Frame, Border, Rounded Edges, Barrel Distortion, Rotation, Halftone, Pixellate, Scanlines
Flare 2 features:
Simple Edit - Adjust effects quickly and easily
Advance Edit - Fine tune effects via a live preview
Snapshot - Temporarily saves your edits for later use
High Quality Textures, Borders and Frames
Batch Processing - Apply effects to a group of images effortlessly
Light & Dark interface themes
Easy to use with iPhoto, Aperture, Photoshop and Lightroom
RAW format supported for importing photos
Crop and Rotate makes adjusting your source image a snap
Export photos in JPEG, PNG and TIFF formats
Share your creations on social networks or by e-mail
Online user guide