Sharpen projects Professional 3

Sharpen photos like the professionals

Sharpen projects Professional 3
Sharpen photos like the professionals
Sharpen photos like the professionals
Sharpen photos like the professionals
Sharpen photos like the professionals

  • Powerful mist and fog correction
  • No more blur 
  • Innovative blur correction with 100x detection zone
  • Brilliant sharpness for landscapes, still portraits, macro shots and product photos
  • PRO: Sharpen digital photos professionally
  • PRO: Autonomous software program and integrated Photoshop filter plug-in in one package
  • NEW: Intelligent Masking Function


Sharpen photos like the professionals!

SHARPEN projects professional assures for really sharpened images, regardless if the photo was actually quite okay, or the point of sharpening wasn’t in the right area or if the image is completely blurred. Sharpening an image is the last and most important step in image editing!

Perfect sharpness where its needed

Smart algorithms help sharpen image areas selectively. This will keep skin soft while eyes will appear sharp and radiant in your portraits. Ideal for post-processing that keeps your images vibrant and natural.

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The technology behind SHARPEN projects photographer

Slight camera shakes can quickly lead to pixel blur that affects groups of up to 30 pixels and utterly ruins your pictures! SHARPEN projects photographer uses Adaptive Multiscale Deconvolution that analyzes up to 100 pixels around affected areas to counteract this effect. This technology goes beyond what similar products can do and will give your pictures superior visual clarity that matches high-end tools!

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Adaptive Gradient Sharpening - crystal clear details and contours

Adaptive Gradient Sharpening technology employs a highly sensitive micro contrast function so that fine image details become clearer and perfectly sharp. Depending on your needs, images can either be optimized for screen display or print. Your images will gain unmatched color and luminance sharpness!

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Image sharpness instantly becomes tangible

Perfect results every time: SHARPEN projects photographer shows you when you have achieved the perfect sharpness with mathematical precision in a custom-made graph. There will be no more room for uncertainty or errors. No more trial and error caused by unintuitive filter settings!


Selective Sharpening for Portraits

SHARPEN projects professional brings the right amount of sharpness to you photo! Photos with the perfect amount of sharpness can impress at first glance!


Sensitive selective corner recognition for getting the precise sharpness of selected areas

Sharpen can be accessed in a number of different ways—and as of now directly from Adobe® Photoshop! Version 3 introduces a high-value Filter Plug-in for Adobe® Photoshop providing maximum comfort to your personalized workflow. You get to enjoy all the advantages of Sharpen Projects now embedded in Photoshop




Automatic image analysis for professional sharpening

Sharpen Projects is the magic wand for your photos and is guaranteed to make photographing a great deal of fun. You wouldn’t believe how much information is contained in your images. At a glance, you can view all 160 image possibilities and many more tools than commonly offered by other filter programs.

Benefits - Pro Version Back to the top
  • Automatic image analysis for professional sharpening
  • Precise calculations of the correct sharpening grade
  • “Adaptive multiscale deconvolution”: the innovative correction method of blurry images that goes into the hundredfold of the registered areas
  • Sensitive selective corner recognition for getting the precise sharpness of selected areas.
  • Adaptive gradient sharpening – for crystal clear details and outlines
  • Inclusive corrector for mist and fog as well as scratches and sensor errors
  • RAW-module with assistance from all the current RAW-formats
  • Batch processing for the sharpening of entire image folders
  • Stand-alone and plug-in for Photoshop, Photoshop Elements and Adobe Lightroom
What's new in V3? Back to the top

NEW! Intelligent Masking Function for protecting select image areas

The new intelligent masking function helps protect selected image regions when editing. Presettings allow you to designate target areas, such as skin tones or smooth textures, and save you loads of time and effort. In next to no time, you’ve sharpened exactly the parts of the image you set out to improve. Thanks to enhanced image sharpness computation, now you too can get even more out your photos. The Oversampling modes “Single” and “Double” ensure a precise and thus improved blur correction.

NEW! 8 Digital Color Filters

The new module “Color Filters” among the “Selective Drawing” functions provides you with 8 digital color filters: Red, Orange, Yellow, Green-Yellow, Green, Cyan, Blue and Violet.

NEW! Better Workflow

We’ve also considered the small things: Alongside the new Notebook function in the Undo Timeline, images can be saved in scale, i.e. for Facebook, Instagram and co.!

NEW! Included Photoshop Filter Plug-in

Many roads lead to SHARPEN projects – now conveniently as ever from Adobe® Photoshop® and Lightroom®! The new fully-fledged filter plugin for Adobe® Lightroom® Classic and Photoshop® offers maximum comfort for your personalized workflow.

NEW! Accurate analysis down to the very last detail

The new quality mode “Pro Infinity” and contour mode enable a previously unseen degree of accuracy in the application of blur distribution. Here, the actual maximum image size is used during calculation.

The program also automatically selects the ideal blur distribution mode using this analysis as a basis.

NEW! Bring Blurred Images back to Life

The new quality mode “Pro Infinity” enables an even more exact analysis of blur distribution within an image. This algorithm makes use of the actual maximum image size during PSF function calculations and is notably more precise than ever before. The PSF function maps the blur distribution within the image. The more precise this analysis is performed, the better the results

NEW! New modern interface

With the clearly structured high-tech toolbox of SHARPEN projects 3 professional you can create true masterpieces. You have the subtly balanced presets on the left and the expert filters on the right side. Arrange your favourite tools as you wish, even with 4K design.

The integrated image suggestions are at the heart of SHARPEN projects 3 professional. In a matter of seconds, SHARPEN projects 3 professional analyses your images and creates useful image suggestions – including all facets of modern photography.

System Requirements Back to the top
Version 3
Platform Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10


  • 1GHz processor or faster recommended.


  • 2GB RAM minimum recommended. To handle larger images (8 megapixel or more) you would benefit from having 4GB or more RAM and a 64 bit system.

Graphics Card:

  • 1024 x 600 minimum supported display size 



  • + Performs selective sharpening processes based on each photo.
  • + Manual and automated processes.
  • + Overall sharpening and enhancing process.