Whether you print your own photos or you are prepping photos to be printed online or in-store, you need Qimage Ultimate to ensure that the end result of your efforts is the best it can be. Qimage Ultimate offers everything you need to go from the photos on your flash card all the way to print, including powerful raw photo tools, editing tools, job logging, custom layout creation, full ICC aware color management, ability to print larger than your driver will allow, even HDR, exclusive tone targeted selective sharpening, and much more so be sure to check the menu at the top of this page to explore.
Features of Ultimate Version:
• Full color management for monitor, printer, and images
• Ability to print posters and print to image files for online printing
• Easily auto-arrange multiple prints with a variety of styles
• Vector, Pyramid interpolation for pro print quality/sharpness
• Latest "Hybrid" interpolation method: incredible quality/speed
• Individual color management settings on a print-by-print basis
• Automated job logging (jobs automatically saved for later recall)
• Batch conversion of multiple images
• Ability to quickly rate images with 1-5 rating
• Edit and search IPTC data
• Soft Proofing
• Raw image support for more than 300 cameras
• "Hybrid SE" interpolation method: smoother with no artifacts
• Organize photos using user defined photo albums
• Ability to tag prints with custom copyright/signature
• Ability to specify any size mirror borders/edges for canvas wraps
• Hyper printing: dual core/HT technology for faster printing
• Rulers and "snap" feature on full page editor
• Ability to define up to 100 print sizes (Lite/Pro limited to 10)
• New streamlined user interface
• New image databasing: add & search folder/photo descriptions
• Photo mats for unlimited (even or uneven) borders, text boxes, etc.
• Grouping via placement on templates/photo mats
• Thumbnail sorting by EXIF date shot
• New print-to-file UI walks you through prepping for online printing
• Exclusive Fusion interpolation offers incredible print detail
• Exclusive DFS halo-free sharpening for incredible detail
• More accurate color engine for all ICC profiles
• New raw engine with auto-fill, HDR, highlight recovery, and more
• On Deck area to defer printing/processing to a later date
• New Instaview: hold mouse button over thumb/print for preview
• Print quality meter: hold mouse over any print to evaluate
• Darkroom skin for incredible UI clarity
• Canvas shrinkage compensation corrects canvas length errors
• Lightning Raw: view, print, and edit raw photos instantly
• View, crop, and print 3D photos (MPO files) from 3D cameras
• Built in FlashPipe image downloader
• Tone targeted sharpening: selective sharpening
• High precision sizing/positioning in metric mode (0.1mm)
• EXIF data carried through to converted images
• Ability to tally paper/ink usage from job logs
• 100% netbook and tablet compatible
• Simple "codeless" registration and update process
• Fast track updates: the "latest and greatest" new features
Includes a new smart driver settings feature that will put an end to printer driver settings mistakes:
- For compatible Canon and Epson printers (most newer models)*
- Optional: various automatic features can be turned on/off.
- Automatic control of driver color management settings: say goodbye to double profiling!
- Prevents driver scaling: say goodbye to the driver printing the wrong size prints!
- Prevents large format Canon printers from lowering PPI with larger page sizes.
- Ensure highest quality by disabling auto-enhancement features that interfere with Qimage's optimizations.
- And much more.
- See the video: https://youtu.be/4B1CGRnKA6k
* v2022.126 adds compatibility for a few more Epson printer models