Highlights and Shadows
As a former audio engineer I would expect that the highlights, midtowns, and shadows sliders would perform much like an “EQ” would with an audio signal as they do in lightroom and Photoshop. When I move a shadows sliders I do not expect it to raise ALL tones across the entire frequency/tone range with it. I would expect the slider changes to respond within a restricted level of “light” values. For me this is a showstopper. Currently I only use On1 Photoraw for image enhancement NOT as my primary editor. I was pleased to see Sync of Crop settings implemented in the PR-19 beta as this was huge workflow problem with using it as the primary. The inability to bring out shadows without blowing out whites is a reason to continue to not use PR-19 as my primary. I would suggest that each slider have a luminosity/tonal range fixed for each – highlights, midtowns, shadows. You could include some overlap of each range. If I was processing audio and I turn down the bass I would not expect it to effect the treble as it does in On1 PR
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