Install Exposure Bundle.
More than knowing which filter will be the one (its always good to see your image fully blown up to determine if it suits) you can at least immediately see which may not suit your image as the thumbnails are large enough to determine color.
Lo-fi, faded, and cross processing looks go beyond film, offering tasteful effects.And, Exposure now works at a standalone application for easy batch processing.Not new, but the continued ability to tweak and save as many of your own personal filters is key, saving them to any number of preset groups (I have a B W group and a color group which house my dozens of saved presets).Uninterrupted Creativity, exposure speeds you into the creative editing zone and keeps you there. To me, it is superior to NIK Silver Efex Pro or SEP2 for B W, and it offers enough on the color side to be competitive against plugins like NIK Color Efex Pro, so while not entirely a replacement for both, it could (and does.You can customize each one, and blend multiple presets using Exposures non-destructive layering and brushing tools.You should move it to the Trash. It offers more in the way of true film emulations than any other plugin I use, as well as tons more artistic filters, and offers both Black and White AND Color filters through this gamut.
Click to see larger, much like Tiffen Dfxs preview thumbnails, AS Exposure 5 now has every single filter (all 346 of them categorized by collapsible group) showcased in a thumbnail on the left. Having the ability to quickly recreate adjustments for series of images, or just a continuous, personal style, is awesome.Use Exposure as a complete photo editor to master your full workflow, or as a Lightroom or Photoshop plug-in for your creative edits.I chose Exposure X3 over anything else because it is fast and the Raw conversion quality is very good especially with my Fuji X-trans file.Stack multiple presets and adjustments with non-destructive layering.Exposure X3 includes color and black and white toning enhancements, including fresh top 40 ianuarie 2014 greater user control.The adjustment panels on the right hand side are more Lightroom-esque if that makes sense.