Media Pro (formerly iView), anyone going there?

Started Sep 22, 2011 | Discussions thread
Shop cameras & lenses ▾
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Flat view
Senior MemberPosts: 1,392Gear list
Media Pro (formerly iView), anyone going there?
Sep 22, 2011

PhaseOne bought Media Pro from Microsoft which bought it from iView a few years back. As I recall, iView had a staunch following and is extremely fast and powerful as a cataloging tool. But then Lightroom and Aperture came a long and iView became a Microsoft product and it languished there.

It's now with PhaseOne, which appears to be a good thing and is being offered at a discount. PhaseOne also produces Capture One Pro which is a very high end raw converter/image editor and I'm sure the products will begin integrating into a very sophisticated offering (they both are top notch right now, in their own right), which will be able to compete with LR and Ap (and Bibble 5 and ?).

Mike Hagan among others have reviewed the Phase one products:

My question: is anyone planning on going this direction? Any converts want to share opinions on Media Pro and or Capture One Pro? (vs LR or Ap or anything else).

(Note: Right now Media Pro is 30% off)

-- hide signature --
 Cogset's gear list:Cogset's gear list
Fujifilm X100S Nikon D4S Nikon D810 Nikon AF-S Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8G ED Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8G ED +16 more
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Flat view
Post (hide subjects)Posted by
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow