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Auto FX Software release Mystical Lighting

Auto FX Software release Mystical Lighting - The new image editing plug-in that lets you control lighting and shading effects digitally.

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Mystical Lighting from Auto FX Software lets users improve the look and feel of their images by controlling the very essence of photography: lighting and shading. Digital photographers can now set the tone and ambiance for the shot without needing elaborate lighting setups, expensive equipment and subjects where lighting conditions cannot be controlled or manipulated.

Mystical Lighting includes layers, layer presets that record and replay effects, masking layers and unlimited undo capability. allowing you to achieve photo-realistic results in minutes.

16 dynamically generated visual effects offer an infinite variety of styles to choose from including:

  • Edge Highlights
  • Ethereal
  • FairyDust
  • Flare
  • Light Brush
  • Light Caster
  • Mist
  • Mottled Background
  • Radial Light Caster
  • Rainbow
  • Shader
  • Shading Brush
  • ShadowPlay
  • Spotlight
  • SurfaceLight
  • Wispy Mist

Mystical Lighting feature highlights

  • Mystical Lighting works as both a stand-alone application and a Photoshop plug-in
  • Layers feature cloning, renaming, reordering, and full opacity blending.
  • Unlimited undo allows you to go back as far as you need to
  • Effects are Resolution Independent. You can apply an effect to a small image and get the same result on a different sized or much larger image. Play around with small thumbnail sized images and comps and then apply to a high-resolution image later and get the same result.
  • Users can add an unlimited number of effects, each with independent controls and they layer and interact with each other through the Auto FX SmartLayer design.
  • Supports Adobe Photoshop Actions, Last Filter Command and Layer Transparency
  • Supports a Marquee Zoom and Pan capable adjustable full screen preview
  • Paragraph length ToolTips containing detailed instructions pop up when the mouse is held over a control for several seconds
  • User defined presets can be saved for capturing the exact look of an effect for later use
  • File loading and saving support for: .psd, .tif, .bmp, .jpg, and .png file formats. Saving in Photoshop .psd format will export the effect onto a layered document with full transparency
  • Customizable interface colors and desktop textures allow the user to pick their favorite look
  • Optimized for single or dual processor machines on both Mac and Windows
  • Optimized for G4s and runs native in OS X


Without a doubt this is the best, most feature rich and powerful product we have ever launched. says Cliff Weems, Founder and CEO, You can play with light and shading and come out with results that are so realistic you cant tell they are digitally generated. I love photography and I love this product.

System Requirements & Product Compatibility:
Windows 98/NT/2000/2000 ME/XP, Macintosh 8.5 or higher including full native support for OS X Requires a G3 or higher machine Minimum 128MB of RAM required / 256MB or higher recommended.
It works as either a stand-alone application or as a plug-in for image editing programs like Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Elements, Jasc Paint Shop Pro and Corel Photo Paint.

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