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Retaining details in photos - Capture One vs. Lightroom

While there are different raw-processing algorithms that do produce different results, such minute differences, which can be seen at only extreme magnification, are unlikely to be significant. The ...
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Why does Photoshop fail to recognize EIP files?

If you are referring to this EIP File Format – Enhanced Image Package, the format is specific to Capture One. Support by other programs is unlikely, and Adobe's list of supported file formats for ...
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How can I blur the background of an image using Capture One Pro?

you can do a similar effect with Brush tool and reducing the Clarity in this layer. Regards from Chile.
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How can I replicate Instagram's "Structure" in Capture One or Photoshop?

Its generally very hard to replicate any complicated filter exactly not knowing what exactly is being done by it, but the feel can be usually pretty closely matched. From what you have shown I believe ...
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Can I generate a colour photo from a RAW file in Capture One?

Fuji and Capture one have a really nice feature in version 12 that lets Capture one start with editing your RAW with the film simulation option you set in camera. That is why the RAW image in capture ...
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Capture one to export a progressive jpeg?

You ought to be able to export from Capture One in a lossless format like PNG or TIFF, then perform the JPEG compression of that lossless file once, and once only, with whatever settings you like from ...
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Is there a way to get rid of this glowing effect?

This really looks like the effect of post-processing. So, you get rid of it by not processing that way in the first place. You may have presets applied in your software which makes it seem like you ...
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Trying to create a serial number for every imported image

What you can do is to add the year, month and date to the filename. With this you can have unique filename. The only problem you will have the filename numbers will not be consecutive. You can use ...
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Is there an equivalent of Lightroom's profiles in Capture One?

If you are referring to the Camera Profiles in LR (based on DCP profiles), then it's the Base Characteristics' ICC Profile that you're looking for. Essentially, this is "early" in the ...
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How to stack photos in Capture One like Aperture?

As far as I know (and I work with Capture One for around two years now), there is no way to stack random images. This stands true even with Capture One 11. However, it is possible with Variants: ...
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How can I delete originals in Capture One from within an album (without going back to "all photos")?

A small technicality In Capture One if you want to organize your photos inside of a catalog you have to use albums. That depends. You could also just use folders on your hard drive - I, for one, ...
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Can I recover deleted images from Capture One's proxy files?

If you're working in a session- No. The preview proxies (.cop files) are in fact rendered image files (since they are the previews you see in the Viewer panes. Without source files, the session can't ...
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Can I recover deleted images from Capture One's proxy files?

If we are talking about a catalog, the answer is: Yes and no. Full disclosure: I have no idea if there is a chance when using sessions (never used one) or if there are some highly-specialized programs ...
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Pictures turn out darker when going from RAW to JPG

While the solution below did work, I found a better one. It seems like there is something fishy about the built-in color profile after all. When I switched to sRGB IEC61966-2.1 everything looks much ...
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What is the optimal Resolution setting to send raw photo from Capture One to Aurora

The "Resolution" in this case has no effect on the exported quality. If you intend to print, you could set this to the DPI of the printer, which could help making it easier later to get the size ...
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In Capture One, how to Color-tag one image at a time when multiple selected in viewer?

See the circled Icon that looks like a stack of images? It toggles between editing all selected images ("variants") at once and only editing the currently shown selected ("primary") image. Simply ...
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Capture One 12 edit in Photoshop get back with transparent background

As far as I know, C1 does not support alpha channels. That might be because photos typically offer no alpha channel. You say that you want consistent color correction, crop and positioning of your ...
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In Capture One 20, is there a better way to add titles & captions other than in the IPTC field editor?

No, there are no other UI to input info there. Also, keep in mind that what you're inputing is written in C1 database not in the photo itself. You can also choose to use other software (I use Houdah ...
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Capture one to export a progressive jpeg?

Capture One does not appear to have the ability to export to progressive JPEG directly. The programmers have done the "right thing" by not giving users the option to easily create ...
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Why there is a border box on certain photos in Capture One workspace?

When you change to a different tool, the part of the image you have selected (that is, the part inside the border box) is expanded to fill the space. The part you have not selected (that is, the part ...
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Can I generate a colour photo from a RAW file in Capture One?

Yes. The black and white conversation is just done to the JPEG image and JPEG preview — the RAF file retains all of the color information. I haven't used Capture One, but it's very possible that as ...
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How to do multi-pick-point color selection in the Advanced Color Editor of Capture One?

I am not sure if it even makes a difference - perhaps this was simply the way that e.g. C1 v7 showed the selected color area. (It would seem this way, as "Nail down exact color correction" shows the ...
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Why won't the Capture One Color Editor expand?

Yes, this is a pain in the ass. However, there is a simple solution. Create a custom tab JUST for the color editor. Right-click on the tabs bar Select Add Tool Tab Pick Custom Name it what you want ...
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Why won't the Capture One Color Editor expand?

Capture One has a minimum screen height of 800px. If there is not enough space Color editor cannot expand. To fix the problem you can do one of several things: Set your screen resolution to at ...
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Can Capture One connect to a Nikon DSLR via WiFi?

It is possible in Lightroom, but not directly. The same method should also work for Capture One. I use qDslrDashboard to automatically download all pictures taken with the camera. Then Lightroom is ...
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Is there an automated way of color correcting using a color card in Capture One?

You need to use X-Rite's i1Profiler software. Unlike the ColorChecker Passport software, it can create ICC profiles from the ColorChecker that Phase One can use. It looks like it only comes bundled ...
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