LibRaw 0.13-Beta1

LibRaw 0.13-Beta1 is ready for download from usual place.

This version introduces many major changes:

  • New buffering code for all huffman decompressors. Unpacking of Canon .CR2 is about 1.5x times faster, other huffman-compressed files are unpacked 20-30% faster.
  • Many new features in demosaic packs:
    • Banding and impulse noise suppression code.
    • Automatic chromatic aberration correction.
    • Exposure correction with highlights preserving.
    • Green-channels averaging (maze artifacts prevention).
  • OpenMP speed-up for median filters.
  • All changes from LibRaw 0.12 are imported.

Please feel free to contact us if you have questions, suggestions or bug reports.