Digital imagery has fast gained popularity as well as winning accolades for its flexibility and comfort value that it offers to its users. Further, since the digital camera technology has been successfully integrated with mobile phones and external portable devices, the film based cameras have already become obsolete. However, the ‘noise’ element is something which is inadvertently present in most of the images clicked owing to lighting and environment disturbances. Noises are also of diverse types with different ranging pixels which can be altered owing to dust particles present ion the air or even inside the camera. Further, different techniques are available nowadays which help in removal of this noise and STOIK Noise Autofix 1.6 is an addition to the existing plethora of applications catering to this specific utility.
STOIK Noise Autofix 1.6 upon launch opens with a systematically arranged interface with the main options located at the top and icons present just beneath. The in-built assistant enables detection of diverse noises and removal of same effectually. The major tools of this application are the noise detector, noise analyzer and noise suppression filter. All three of them work in integration and remove the noise elements from pictures effectively by detecting the noise from the natural details of the picture. The noise filter is utilized using a multi-resolution image depiction applying different methodologies to process noise and image elements. An automated Smart Sharpening filter is also integrated into the software which can be optionally used as a post processing tool. This application can work effectively for photographers and graphic designers, however doesn’t earn much appreciation owing to extensive competition already existing.
To conclude, STOIK Noise Autofix 1.6 certainly has multiple features and tools for removal of noise present in digital images and clear out the fuzziness in pictures and hence gets a rating score of three points for its common functionality.