The free version allows extracting images from a video, computes sharpness, and applies a tone mapping algorithm.
The Light version adds new functions to improve image quality, such as good exposure, color rendering, sharpness, and offers 3 different tone mappings using more presets.
The Professional version gives access to HDR image creation. This High Dynamic Range imaging patented algorithm uses the neighboring frames of your favorite image to get the best from your video footage.
The software features some new items:
- Improved design and ergonomics,
- Reduced computational time,
- More tone mapping algorithms
The software allows to extract stills from video clips and turn them into high quality photos, even if the moving scene is shot in bad lightning conditions.
HDRinstant has been developed to help professional and hobbyist photographers/videographers for all types of scenes. For instance the software particularly improves the shooting for aerial, wildlife and wedding photography. In addition to working with video clips, HDRinstant also works with series of camera images shot in high-speed burst.