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Photomatix is described as 'Pro is a photography software primarily designed to make the process of creating high dynamic range photos easier and more streamlined. By automatically blending multiple exposures of photos, it has the ability to create fully 32-bit images as well as tone mapped' and is a Image Editor in the photos & graphics category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Photomatix for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is Adobe Photoshop. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Hugin or Luminance HDR. Other great apps like Photomatix are Aurora HDR, Enblend/Enfuse, Dynamic Photo-HDR and WidsMob HDR.

Photomatix alternatives are mainly Image Editors but may also be Photo Editors or Digital Painting Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Photomatix.
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  1. Adobe Photoshop icon

    Adobe Photoshop

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    • Windows
    • Online
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    236 alternatives to Adobe Photoshop 

    Adobe Photoshop is a raster graphics editor developed and published by Adobe Inc. for Windows and macOS. It was originally created in 1988 by Thomas and John Knoll. Since then, the software has become the industry standard not only in raster graphics editing, but in digital art...

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    1.  Support for LayersAdobe Photoshop supports the organization of elements through a hierarchical order that can be manipulated/viewed independently.
    2.  Hardware AcceleratedAdobe Photoshop can use the GPU and CPU to speed up rendering, conversion, and overall performance.
    3.  Non Destructive EditingAdobe Photoshop allows you to make changes to a file without overwriting the original data, which remains available in case you want to revert to it.
    4.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsAdobe Photoshop can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    5.  Drawing Tablet SupportAdobe Photoshop supports the use of external drawing tablets as input devices.
    6.  Works OfflineAdobe Photoshop can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    7.  Color PickerAdobe Photoshop allows you to select and copy a color property from an image, object, or shape.
    8.  Pressure SensitivityAdobe Photoshop can change attributes like thickness or opacity, based on how much force you apply to your stylus/finger.
    9.  Support for CMYK ModeAdobe Photoshop allows you to work using the color scheme for printing, combining the primary pigments (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, and Key).
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  2. Hugin icon

    Hugin

    • FreeOpen Source
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    33 alternatives to Hugin 

    Hugin is an easy to use cross-platform panoramic imaging toolchain based on Panorama Tools. With Hugin you can assemble a mosaic of photographs into a complete impressive panorama, stitch any series of overlapping pictures and much more.i

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    Photomatix is for creating HDR images. Hugin is for creating panoramas. Both photo applications, but each is for a specific and different purpose.

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    Contrary to what some people say, Hugin is capable of stitching HDR's as well. It's not to bad for making HDR panoramas.

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  3. Luminance HDR icon

    Luminance HDR

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    35 alternatives to Luminance HDR 

    Luminance HDR (ex-Qtpfsgui) is an open source graphical user interface application that aims to provide a workflow for HDR imaging.

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    Aurora HDR

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    • Windows
    17 alternatives to Aurora HDR 

    Aurora HDR is the world’s most advanced HDR photo editor, enjoyed by millions of photographers. And is the only HDR photo software, named “Best Mac App of the Year”.

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    1.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsAurora HDR can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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  5. Enblend/Enfuse icon

    Enblend/Enfuse

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    24 alternatives to Enblend/Enfuse 

    Enblend combines images that overlap into a single large image with no seams. Enfuse combines images that overlap into a single image with good exposure and good focus.

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  6. Dynamic Photo-HDR icon

    Dynamic Photo-HDR

    19 alternatives to Dynamic Photo-HDR 

    Dynamic-PHOTO HDR is a new generation of High Dynamic Range image software with many advanced features, such as Pin Warping and Anti-Ghosting. A High Dynamic Range photography can be created by taking few photos with different exposure, then combining them in the software into a...

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  7. WidsMob HDR icon

    WidsMob HDR

    32 alternatives to WidsMob HDR 

    Simple and advanced HDR photo editor to recreate high dynamic range photos as eye-view. Advanced tone mapping algorithm, customize HDR parameters, auto align and adjustment, support both JPEG and RAW files.

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    align images and ghost suppression
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    Hydra

    • Mac
    • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
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    7 alternatives to Hydra 

    Hydra Pro provides human eye-like perception to your photographs by allowing you to create High Dynamic Range (HDR) images from a series of regular photographs (up to 7), either from DSLRs or traditional point-and-shoot cameras.

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    Select the Tone Mapping Preset to be Applied
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    HDRtist

    • Mac
    5 alternatives to HDRtist 

    HDRtist is a new Mac HDR photography tool from Ohanaware. HDRtist is easy to use HDR software, that creates HDR photos and tone maps them in a single step. An intuitive design makes it simple to choose from our 4 different tone mapping techniques.

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    Picturenaut

    • Windows
    23 alternatives to Picturenaut 

    You want the accuracy of HDRShop, with all the low-level control to squeeze out the maximum on image quality. But you you also want all the modern convenience features like exposure detection from EXIF data, image alignment and ghost removal?

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