SILKYPIX® Developer Studio 4.0 Software Manual

Copyright (C)2004-2015, Ichikawa Soft Laboratory Co.,Ltd.
All rights reserved.

Thank you very much for using SILKYPIX® Developer Studio 4.0.
[SILKYPIX® Developer Studio] was developed to expand the limits in quality of digital images by using a highly advanced raw engine helping the user of Digital SLRs to get the most out of every picture taken and providing an easy way to control the path from the picture to the image.


0. 0.Overview and Introduction

0.1. Section Names
0.2. What is SILKYPIX®?
0.3. Difference to Other Photo Retouching Software

1. Startup

1.1. Installation and Execution
1.2. Trial and Registration of Product Key
1.3. Operation in Windows

2. Designating image files for processing

2.1. Opening File
2.2. Opening Folder
2.3. When RAW data does not open as expected
2.4. How to Handle JPEG/TIFF Image

3. Display modes and scene operations

3.1. Switching Display Modes
3.2. Preview window
3.3. Thumbnail window
3.4. Operations for selected scenes
3.5. Arranging parameter controls and sub-controls
3.6. Turning floating window display on / off
3.7. Icons that show status of scene

4. How to Adjust Development Parameter

4.1. "Parameter Control" and "Sub-control"
4.2. Sub-control
4.3. Exposure Bias
4.4. White Balance
4.5. Tone Adjustment
4.6. Color Adjustment
4.7. Sharpness/Noise Reduction
4.8. Development
4.9. Highlight Controller
4.10. Fine Color Control
4.11. Lens Aberration Controller
4.12. Rotation/Digital Shift
4.13. Trimming
4.14. Image properties
4.15. Other

5. Saving Development Process and Development Results

5.1. One Scene Development
5.2. Batch development
5.3. Settings for development and saving

6. Useful Functions for Adjustment

6.1. Highlight/Shadow/Outside of Color Gamut Warnings
6.2. Histogram
6.3. Shortcut Keys and Function Keys
6.4. How to Use Cloakroom

7. Development Parameter Operation

7.1. Copy Development Parameter
7.2. Save Development Parameter
7.3. Load Development Parameter
7.4. Initialize Development Parameter
7.5. Cloakroom of Development Parameter
7.6. Set Development Parameter to Multiple Scenes
7.7. Operation for Multiple Scenes
7.8. Select Taste
7.9. Add Taste
7.10. Default Parameter Setting

8. File Operation

8.1. Delete Procedures
8.2. Copy/Move Procedures
8.3. Files to be Deleted, Copied, or Moved
8.4. Rename/Batch Rename
8.5. Printing

9. Option and Setting

9.1. Setting for Developed Image
9.2. Display Setting
9.3. Function Setting
9.4. Key customization
9.5. Default Parameter Setting
9.6. Option Feature
9.7. Setting for Troubleshooting

10. How to Handle SILKYPIX® Perfectly

10.1. Techniques
10.2. Photographic Techniques
10.3. Advanced Techniques
10.4. Knowledge

11. Supported Camera List

12. Troubleshooting

12.1. How to check the software version and your registered information
12.2. Troubleshooting for "Registration of Product Key"

13. License Agreement

Please acknowledge that the contents and price of the specific software and manual of this product will change without notice.
The specifications and the screen shots that have been described in this manual might be different from the product version.
This manual has been copyrighted. It is prohibited to reproduce, reprint any of the materials and product without obtaining permission from Ichikawa Soft Laboratory Co., Ltd.
The manufacturers, the cameras, and the software names that have been described in this manual are the trademarks or registered trademarks of each company.
SILKYPIX®; It is a registered trademark of Ichikawa Soft Laboratory Co., Ltd.
The re-distribution module that Microsoft® Corporation owns the copyright is included.
Copyright 1994-96 Microsoft® Corporation. All rights reserved.
This software is based in part on the work of the Independent JPEG Group.

Copyright (C)2004-2015, Ichikawa Soft Laboratory Co.,Ltd. All rights reserved.