Review: 5 Boris FX Optics 2022 Reviews

Boris Optics 2022 came out not all that long ago and there have been multiple reviews of this must-have plugin for Photoshop and Lightroom.

Boris Optics 2022 came out not all that long ago and there have been multiple reviews of this must-have plugin for Photoshop and Lightroom. Here are 5 recent reviews to check out. They all have a slightly different take but they all had great things to say about the plugins.

BETTER and EASIER than Photoshop?!!

Vanessa Joy reviews Boris FX Optics 2022 and she said she has to admit that it’s a lot of fun! She also mentions that her photography clients will spend more money on wall prints and multipage photo spreads. Not to mention, it’ll make her work more Instagramable.

Boris Optics FX 2022 by Oliver Peters

On his Digital Films blog, Oliver talks about what has changed in the most recent release, including Mac M1 support, Metal acceleration, and the introduction of Particle Illusion.

All in all, it’s a sweet application that really helps when stuck for ideas about what to do with an image when you want to elevate it above the mundane. Getting great results is fast and quite enjoyable – not to mention, infinitely easier than in Photoshop. Overall, Optics is a great tool for any photographer or graphic designer.

Oliver Peters, Digital Films

Boris FX Optics Review: Incredible Visual FX Made Easy!

Jim Nix gives another video review. If you can’t tell by the title, he is impressed.

Boris FX Optics 2022 Review: Hollywood-Level Effects for Photography

PetaPixel goes through the new features, and some previously included features.

Value-wise, Boris FX Optics 2022 provides a lot, especially once you consider its reasonable $149 purchase price. There are several other plugins and stand-alone apps on the market that are similar to Optics 2022, but none seem to offer as diverse a set of plugins without asking you to pay for additional downloads. Additionally, few offer the ease of use or functional control the Boris FX toolset does.

David Crewe, PetaPixel

Boris FX Optics 2022, now with time travel

Another great review!

The bottom line is that Optics 2022 is just plain fun. It offers a wealth of creative effects and being able to change particle effects based on how they appear in time is a game-changer. This is a great add-on to your tool kit whether you are a compositor or simply someone who just enjoys playing with an image.

Joseph Nuzzo, PhotoFocus

Boris FX Optics Boris FX Optics

Lighting Effects, Film Stocks, Color Grades, and More!

The definitive tool box for image editing and photo-based visual effects. Created by Academy Award-winning effects artists, Optics brings Hollywood film quality lighting and lens effects, curated film looks, and realistic particle creation tools to photographers.

174 unique filters and 1000’s of creative imaging presets in 10 categories: Color, Diffusion/Blurs, Film Lab, Grads/Tints, Image, Lens/Distort, Light , Render, Stylize, and new Particle Illusion

Learn MoreTry Boris FX Optics for free!

Boris FX SuiteBoris FX Suite

The Ultimate Visual Effects Package

The Boris FX Suite offers the best-in-class complete library of Boris FX award-winning tools, such as tools for visual effects, planar tracking, and rotoscoping tools. To put it another way, get it all for one low-cost annual price of $1,295.
Boris FX Suite Includes:

Sapphire plugin suite multihost license
Continuum plugin suite multihost license
Mocha Pro standalone application and the multihost Mocha Pro plugin
Silhouette standalone application and the multihost Silhouette Paint plugin
In addition, get Boris FX Optics, a multihost plugin

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