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Auto FX Photoshop Plugins Review - Mystical Suite - Mystical Focus, Mystical Lighting, Mystical Tint

Auto FX Photoshop Plugins Review - Mystical Suite - Mystical Focus, Mystical Lighting, Mystical Tint Here is a review of AutoFX’s Mystical Suite, reviewed by Robert Coppa from the latest edition of PSD Magazine.

AutoFX’s Mystical Suite is a collection of three applications/plugins that share a common interface and allow interoperability between Mystical Focus, Mystical Lighting and Ambiance 2.0 and Mystical Tint Tone and Color 2.0. The applications can run standalone or within Photoshop as a plugin. As a photographer well versed with Photoshop, I opted to explore the plugin instance first. The plugin is invoked from the filter’s menu in Photoshop and can be applied to any non-empty layer.

Common Interface
As stated previously, the plugin instantiation of the application displays a consistent interface that can also be used in the standalone version. It is, thankfully, compact, clean and concise. There is a left sidebar where users can define parameters for the selected effect. The effects are selected from the dropdown box using flyout menus. One feature I would have appreciated is the ability to set my own color for the sidebar, palettes and picture viewing area, and the ability to change the font style to a non bold value would definitely get two thumbs up from me. The Layers and Brush palettes are easy to use and understand, they are non- dockable but can easily be moved out of the way; the application remembers the last position so there is no need to move them from session to session.

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A helpful feature is the memory dots dial. It lets users take snapshots of work in progress. These serve as save points that they can return to without losing the work previously done. If a user is uncertain of what a particular control will do, the application offers two level of help on all controls ( brush on/off, lasso etc ) and effects. When the mouse hovers over the control for 2 secs a short description is displayed, holding it still for another 2 sec will display an extended explanation of the tool.

Mystical Focus
The Mystical Focus application/plugin provides a total of 9 Focal Effects, 6 Atmospheric Effects and a masking layer capability. That is a lot of blurring options that users can select from. In addition to these start-from-scratch effects, users can select from 45 Focal Effects Presets and 22 Atmospheric Effects Presets. The Preset dialog provide a large size sample of each preset and when the user hovers the mouse over a specific preset it shows the original picture, providing an effective Before-After facility.

Auto FX Photoshop Plugins Review - Mystical Suite - Mystical Focus, Mystical Lighting, Mystical Tint

It is worth mentioning that the Preset dialog is shared by the other applications, again providing a consistent look and feel to the product. The Focal effects provide good overall blurring and realist simulations of bokeh and DOF ( Depth of Field ). The application provides for an easy means to quickly create blurring effects and by using the default brush, planer and lasso tools novice users can quickly produce dramatic results.

The addition of Atmospheric effects within this application/ plugin can further improve the final look of the image. It adds stylized flair quickly and easily. My personal favourites are the Highlight Smear and Specular Highlights effects.

Mystical Lighting and Ambience 2
This new version of Mystical Lighting and Ambiance looks and feel very solid and is, in my opinion, a marked improvement from version 1. It offers 14 Lighting effects, 5 Shading effects and 8 Ambience modifiers for a total of 27 effects that may be combined and blended to provide some spectacular results. Add to these over 120 presets and you have a recipe for hours of play time.

Two of my favourite effects are Light Beams and Light in the Dark. They provide a high degree of control over light projections and if offers over 40 different Beam styles within Light Beams alone. Most of the Lighting effects provide a control to define the colour of the light either in solid form or as a gradient. Users can define and save their own colour palettes and load them for use on similar images. Each light beam parameter includes spread, fade out and softness. These sliders provide accurate tuning of the beam and the T-Path control allows the user to define not only beam directionality but also position, width and intensity. Each T-Path has its own set of parameters and atmospheric controls.

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A useful control employed by the directional light effects is the Light Blocker control. It is defined by dragging a line across the screen. It is 1 dimensional but can provide a very effective means of light obscuration. Combined with its opacity slider users can simulate light blocking on a flat image. To round off the parameter controls there are 22 atmospheric effects to choose from. Users can select a preset and then modify to suit the particular application for the image.

Another favourite of mine is the Ethereal Effects in the Ambience group. The effect can be applied either as a Soft Cast or a Light Cast. I prefer the Light Cast. Using this option I am able to define direction and therefore have more control over the look and feel of the image. Using the Brush on/off controls I can simulate rudimentary masks.

Although the two Flares Effects provide over 50 presets combined I was expecting the ability to create effective obscuration masks, this would enable me to simulate a Flare behind a building scene, where only part of the flare is visible. I was unable to do this effectively with the Brush on/off controls. This point aside Mystical Lighting and Ambience provide a wealth of effects and presets that will allow users, both novice and savvy, to quickly create fabulous images.

Mystical Tint Tone and Color
If users were impressed with the abundance of effects and presets offered by the previous two applications/plugins, they will be to be totally blown away by what Mystical Tint Tone and Color offers - 60 effects with 300 presets – incredible value! Mystical Tint Tone and Color 2.0 includes a variety of valuable Portrait Filters that can improve skin color, minimize skin blemishes and wrinkles, enhance eyes, lips and hair and the ability to reshape facial features. As with the Liquify control in Photoshop, a user needs to exercise control and only make believable changes, as there are no real constraining parameters. On the flip side however, it can generate interesting caricatures. Try it yourself...

Auto FX Photoshop Plugins Review - Mystical Suite - Mystical Focus, Mystical Lighting, Mystical Tint

The application features easy to use Color, Tinting and Tonal effects which require minimal tweaking to provide dramatic and beautiful results very quickly. The new lens effects can effectively simulate graduated filters and polarizers. I found these to be particularly useful in some of the photographs that I used in my evaluation. They are quick to apply and provide the desired effect with minimal tweaking. The Sharpening filters provide good image detail and clarity; on par with more traditional filters available in Photoshop.

Documentation
Documentation is available from AutoFX website either online via html or as a downloadable PDF file. This documentation is sparse at only 26 pages for all three applications. The documentation relates more to workflow and high level concepts. Effects and presets are not discussed in detail. However, AutoFX has done an excellent job of proving embedded help within the application. Every effect and every parameter tweakable under that effect has associated help. This help can be reached by hovering the mouse over the control, as explained earlier.

Shortcomings
As with all software there are limitations. The new Mystical Suite of applications currently only operates in the RGB color space. This may be an issue for those photographers/graphic artists that prefer working solely in other professional color spaces ( eg. CMYK, Lab Color, etc ).

Conclusion
AutoFX has delivered a comprehensive and feature rich suite of applications/plugin in Mystical Suite. It boasts over 100 effects with in excess of 400 presets. If the effects are used judiciously and users take advantage of its blending and masking facilities, Mystical Suite can yield magnificent images. Mystical Suite will provide the novice and more savvy users hours of exploration time and a complete arsenal of tools that can dramatically enhance images. A final word of caution however, to achieve great results one must start with the best possible image. Don’t except to feed AutoFX’s Mystical Suite a terribly focused photograph and expect it to sharpen it perfectly. And remember, as always is the case in photo- retouching, less is more and a light hand will go a long way.
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Auto FX DreamSuite Series One & Two

Review by Jennifer Apple

Auto FX DreamSuite Series One
Auto FX DreamSuite Series One & TwoAuto FX DreamSuite Series One offers a variety of powerful visual effects that allow you to create stunning images and artwork. DreamSuite lets you achieve a range of realistic results that are difficult or impossible to obtain using any other software – it allo ws you to digitally replicate many special effects that print designers often have to produce by hand.

You can crease, crumple and crackle digital images in a manner so realistic that it is almost as though you've been able to reach into your computer screen and manipulate your images with your own hands.

Unique Visual Effects
The other visual effects that DreamSuite One offers are really quite unique – for instance, Chisel allows you make text appear as if it was carved or hammered from stone, while Dimension X lets you create 3-D metallic bevels.

It also offers several incredibly realistic effects, though admittedly they are fairly limited in scope – for example, Instamatic replicates the appearance of a classic, white Polaroid frame around your image, while Tape creates realistic renderings of Scotch, duct and masking tape, among others, that can be applied to your image.

Unique & Friendly Interface
Auto FX DreamSuite Series One & TwoLike many of Auto FX's offerings, DreamSuite includes a stand-alone imaging application as well as a highly integrative Photoshop plug-in.

DreamSuite works with both Windows (98 and later) and Macintosh (OS 9 and OS X) and requires at least 128MB of RAM. However, 256MB or more is recommended for optimal use.

Using their unique Smartlayers technology, DreamSuite allows you to combine masking, photos, effects and color correction layers together in a single document. Unlimited undo/redo functionality lets you go back and rework brush strokes, effect settings, object transformations and more.

DreamSuite Series One Includes 18 Visual Effects
DreamSuite was designed to offer an infinite amount of variation into the effects to avoid a "canned" look. Here is a list of the included effects.

  1. Auto FX DreamSuite Series One & Two35mm Frame - Put your photos into 35mm slides and create collages of your work
  2. Dimension X - Over a dozen unique depth bevels, shading, glassy reflection & more
  3. Photo Border - Add stylized borders around your photos and overlap collages
  4. Chisel - Unique hammered, chipped and dented depth bevel effects
  5. Focus - Simulate soft focus, zoom, rotated, and motion focus effects
  6. Photo Depth - Add depth to your photos by fraying, denting and crimping
  7. Crackle - Simulate photo-realistic aged photo cracks and crackled surfaces
  8. Hot Stamp - Add punch to your type and graphics with roughened edges, blends and melded glows
  9. Photo Tone - Blended sepia tones, focal glows and mottled backgrounds
  10. Crease - Interactively bend and crease your photos for unique depth looks
  11. Instamatic - Surround your photos with a photo-realistic instamatic frame
  12. Putty - Bend, twist, enlarge, push, reshape, squish and reform your images with bezier tools
  13. Cubism - Add artistic cubed shapes to your photos and backgrounds
  14. Liquid Metal - Brush and paint with liquid mercury, melted gold and other metals
  15. Ripple - Interactive photo-realistic ripples, waves, water surfaces
  16. Deckle - Rip and tear your photos to give them a torn deckled appearance
  17. Metal Mixer - Blend metal surfaces together for a mix of unique depth effects and metal blending
  18. Tape - Photo-realistic masking tape, transparent, duct, sports and other tape types

Auto FX DreamSuite Series Two
Auto FX DreamSuite Series Two isn't so much as an upgrade of its popular Series One program as it is an expansion, offering 12 new visual effects ranging from plastic wrap to filmstrip. Fully compatible with DreamSuite Series One, Series Two installs into the same DreamSuite interface to increase the number of effects you have at your creative disposal.

With Film Grain, you can realistically replicate the appearance of traditional high-grain print film in your digital images. Puzzle Pieces lets you turn your digital image into a puzzle, with pieces that you can move around and layer. You can create film-strip effects for individual images using Film Frame Art, which you can then layer together to create a collage-type design.

DreamSuite Series Two Includes 14 Visual Effects
DreamSuite Series Two effects focus on enhancing photographs. Here is a list of the included effects.

  1. Auto FX DreamSuite Series One & Two2 1/4 - Photo-realistic 2 1/4 film frames with unique translucency
  2. FilmFrame Art
    Combine images together using 2 1/4, 4x5 and 35mm filmstrip collages
  3. PlasticWrap - Make elements in a photo look like they are pressing against a sheet of plastic
  4. 4 x 5 - Photo-realistic 4 x 5 film frames with unique translucency
  5. Mesh - Weave together strips of photos in a creative mesh effect
  6. Puzzle Pieces - Turn your photos into puzzles with realistic pieces you can move around and layer
  7. Dreamy Photo - Give your images a soft, diffused and dreamy appearance
  8. Mosaic - Turn your images into hand crafted mosaic tiles for a beautiful look
  9. Tile - Cut and stack your photos into squares, circles, triangles and other shapes for a unique layered appearance
  10. FilmGrain - Simulate traditional high-grain films for stunning enhancements
  11. PhotoPress - Press photos down into the background scene for a distinctive look
  12. Wrinkle - Apply photo-realistic wrinkles and depth shading to your photos
  13. FilmStrip - Add multiple photos to strips of developed translucent film with photo-realistic shapes
  14. PhotoStrips - Slice and overlap image strips to form unique visual effects that add interest to any image

Summary
Combined with Series One, Auto FX's DreamSuite has produced a collection of highly realistic and inimitable effects that stand out from the pack. Designed to empower your creativity, DreamSuite offers unlimited design possibilities for both the beginner and the seasoned professional. If you require any or all of these effects, this program is unbeatable in terms of its simplicity and affordability – it does what it claims to do and does it quite well. This is a sweet set of plugins that will make any graphic designer happy.
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SiteGrinder Photoshop Plugin - Create Websites InstantlyThere often seems to be a strict division of labor within the world of web design and development. Creative professionals tend to stick to the Photoshop domain, while those well-versed in scripting are left to the task of implementing their work. Indeed, the two realms are quite different from each other, to which any of us even vaguely familiar with either can easily attest.

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