onOne Software has released PhotoTools 2 in Standard and Professional versions. PhotoTools 2 is a plug-in for Photoshop CS2, CS3 and CS4 that utilizes the power of Photoshop Actions to provide a range of imaging tools including effects, corrections and production automation.
The new features in PhotoTools 2 include an expanded range of photographic effects; a significantly improved effects library; and new masking capabilities directly within PhotoTools 2. Users also get the the ability to apply the hundreds of PhotoTools 2 effects to video files within Photoshop CS3 Extended and Photoshop CS4 Extended, a new Export plug-in for Lightroom 2 and Aperture 2.1 within PhotoTools 2 Professional Edition, and quick access to the onOne Exchange community site for downloading new effect presets.
PhotoTools 2 Professional Edition is also a available as part of the Plug-In Suite 4.5 plug-in collection, which also includes PhotoFrame 4 Professional Edition, Genuine Fractals 6 Professional Edition, Mask Pro 4, PhotoTune 2.2 and FocalPoint 1.1.
PhotoTools 2 comes in two editions – a Professional Edition and a Standard Edition, available for £174 plus VAT and £113 plus VAT respectively.