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Re: [OM] Capture one black friday

Subject: Re: [OM] Capture one black friday
From: Wayne Shumaker <om3ti@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 26 Nov 2022 13:26:35 -0700
At 11/24/2022 09:26 AM, Ian wrote:

>I switched to using Capture One when adobe became subscription based - and 
>have gone through the versions,starting with 19 capture 22 was much like the 
>lightroom I remembered and I preupgraded to 23, which I have not had much time 
>to use - IÂ  have a LOT of photos in one catalog (probable no where as many as 
>Tina though) and it seems to handle it ok at least on my hardware.
>I don't expect there is a lot of difference feature wise between lightoom and 
>capture one now but I have two nagging issues with C1 first is that it can 
>only be open on one computer at a time so if I work on my desktop and then 
>want to move rooms to my laptop I have to shut C1 down and the other is that I 
>think that there are more plugins that integrate easier with lightroom.
>I would say the 23 version is an upgrade on 21 but you can always test with a 
>trial.  however I was having some memory issues with my Mac using version 23 
>in that it reported C1 using 157GB of memory (most swapped to the ssd as I 
>only have 64GB ) and I haven't found a way to limit it as I could in lightroom 
>years ago.
>However I have no experience of the new subscription based LR so YMMV.
>sadly I have had little interest in "developing" any of the photos I have 
>taken over the last few years (bad boss affected me more than it should) and 
>kind of got out of the habit but now I have got rid of my old boss and swapped 
>to a new one I am getting a spring back in my step but it's not quite there 
>yet despite getting an OM-1 when it first came out in time for a tour of 
>scandinavia earlier this year and now this week I have managed to get a fuji 
>Plan is that the OM-1 will be used for macro and telephoto  and X-T5 for 
>landscape and general photos
>ok I don't want to hijack the post anymore so summarising C1 version 23 is a 
>vast improvement on the earlier versions and in my view a worthy contender for 
>adobe products - I don't use the styles as it's easy enough to tweak in the 
>software and when I looked at the previews of the styles I mostly preferred 
>the before to the after look of colours etc..  unfortunately there doesn't 
>seem to be an E-1 style which as I looked through my catalog gave me some 
>stunning images or maybe the light was just different in those days :-)
>Cheers Ian (aka swisspace)
>On 24.11.22 06:44, Moose wrote:
>>On 11/23/2022 1:00 PM, Wayne Shumaker wrote:
>>>I have not used much or updated capture one pro 21, but There is a black 
>>>friday going on. The Capture One Pro 23 + styles upgrade is cheaper than 
>>>just Capture One Pro upgrade.
>>Not I.
>>It didn't engage me when I tried it, some time ago.
>>L. R. H. Moose

Thanks Ian for the informative response. I have used other style packages and 
they all seem to make a disaster of my photos.

I also found a discussion on FM
C1 pro vs LR

Some people really like Sessions in C1 over LR catalogues. But I know some like 
to be able to search those LR catalogues. Since I'm not very good at tagging my 
photos because I am lazy, it may not be such a deal. Although using a bunch of 
vintage lenses, if I don't tag them, I quickly forget.

I keep saying I should get organized, but for now I am just labeling 


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