Featuring award-winning U Point technology for precise control to selectively apply enhancements without complicated selections or layer masks, Capture NX 2 has been designed to more closely match the way photographers work with their images.. Capture NX 2 is the latest version in a long line of quality tools from Nikon designed to speed workflow for busy photographers. A user-friendly interface makes image editing more visually intuitive and provides easy access to all enhancement tools pro photographers require. Capture NX 2 makes it even easier to make quick and powerful photographic edits so you can spend more time taking photographs and less time editing them on the computer.
Color Control Points, powered by U Point Technology Simply the most unique and powerful image editing technology available today, U Point powered controls provide for precise control of color and light enhancements without complicated selections or layer masks.
Auto Retouch Brush To achieve more natural-looking results, the Auto Retouch Brush lets you easily remove specks of dust captured with an image using a mouse click and strokes to match the surrounding color, tones and textures. This can also be used to remove facial blemishes, imperfections on flowers, or other unwanted objects within the frame.
Selection Control Points, powered by U Point Technology Precisely apply nearly any enhancement, including filters, D-Lighting, by easily identifying the object or area, and determining how much of the enhancement should be applied. Edit List Capture NX 2Quick Fix The Quick Fix section of the Edit List is a combination of frequently used tools including the Level and Tone Curve, Exposure Compensation, Contrast, Highlight and Shadow Protection, and Saturation in a single window. Use Quick Fix to process to easily make multiple adjustments. Improved Image Browser New image browser provides industry-standard XMP support, is compatible with Nikon ViewNX, and offers vastly improved sorting and labeling/rating tools. Improved Edit List The new and improved Edit List provides total control and access to non-destructive editing without intruding on the image window. All enhancement controls are contained within the Edit List itself. Improved User Interface Grouping of frequently-used tools, better multiple monitor support, and smoother handling of Workspaces add up to an improved user experience and faster workflow.
Compatible with the Nikon Total Imaging System As part of Nikon's Total Imaging System comprising cameras, lenses, Speedlights, film scanners, accessories and related software, Capture NX 2 extends limitless possibilities in the world of Nikon photography.
Windows CPU (Windows): Pentium 4 or better OS (Windows): Pre-installed versions of 32-bit Windows Vista Home Basic/Home Premium/Business/Enterprise/Ultimate (Service Pack 1) editions or Windows XP Home or Professional (Service Pack 2) editions RAM (Windows) 768 MB minimum (1 GB or more recommended) Hard Disk (Windows): 200 MB required for installation Display (Windows): 1,024 x 768 pixels or higher (1,280 x 1,024 pixels or higher recommended) with 16-bit color or more (32-bit color recommended) Others (Windows) - CD-ROM drive required for installation - Internet connection required to utilize Nikon Message Center - Environment for recognizing operation-guaranteed memory cards required to import/export Custom Picture Controls
Macintosh CPU (Macintosh): PowerPC G4, PowerPC G5, Intel Core Duo, Intel Core 2 Duo, Intel Xeon, or better OS (Macintosh): Macintosh OS X (version 10.4.11, 10.5.2) RAM (Macintosh): 768 MB minimum (1 GB or more recommended) Hard Disk (Macintosh): 200 MB required for installation Display (Macintosh): 1,024 x 768 pixels or higher (1,280 x 1,024 pixels or higher recommended) with 64,000 colors or more (16.7 million colors or more recommended) Others (Macintosh): - CD-ROM drive required for installation - Internet connection required to use Nikon Message Center - Environment for recognizing operation-guaranteed memory cards required to import/export Custom Picture Controls ***As this piece of software is only an upgrade, you require Nikon Capture NX***