AKVIS LLC has announced the new Akvis Noise Buster 5.0 featuring improved algorithm for noise suppression that allows suppressing visible noise without blurring the edges of objects.
Also new to Version 5.0 is a standalone edition that makes it possible to run the program on its own. Alternatively, it is also still available as a plug-in for Photoshop.
Akvis Noise Buster 5.0 has also added a histogram displaying noise level and noise components of the loaded image and compatibility with the new Photoshop Elements 6. The Mac version adds support to Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard.
The plug-in version of Noise Buster offers batch mode that allows improving a series of photos automatically. Batch processing is time saving when you have to correct a number of photos taken with the same camera settings in similar circumstances.
AKVIS Noise Buster plug-in is compatible with Adobe Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, Corel Photo-Paint, Painter and Paint Shop pro, Ulead Photo-Impact, etc.