March 17, 2007
Alexandria, VA, USA (March 17, 2007) – Filter Forge, Inc. today released the update 1.008 to its flagship software, Filter Forge, a Photoshop plugin that allows users to create their own filters. The current update fixes several bugs, adds a trial splash screen showing users the number of days left before the trial version expires, and introduces a 10% discount for early buyers.
How to update: To download and install the update 1.008, select Tools > Updates from the Filter Forge main menu. The update preserves all downloaded and user-created filters, as well as user settings and the license key. Users who do not want to use the built-in update feature can download and install the update manually from http://www.filterforge.com/download/
About Filter Forge: first publicly released in May 2006, Filter Forge is a high-end plugin for Adobe® Photoshop® allowing computer artists to build their own filters – seamless textures, visual effects, distortions, patterns, backgrounds, frames and more. The key features of Filter Forge include a visual filter editor and a free online library of user-created filters to which anyone can contribute. Filter Forge is the flagship product of Filter Forge, Inc., a one-product company dedicated solely to making Filter Forge a premier product. For more information, visit http://www.filterforge.com
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