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Scarab Darkroom v2.13

Vista / Win7 / Win8 / WinXP
Scarab Darkroom is a digital camera raw file converter/photo editor that supports most raw format capable cameras from Canon, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic, Pentax, Samsung, and Sony. It is fast, easy to use, and produces excellent results. Development is still at the beta version stage.

  • Raw file support for over 100 different camera models
  • Lightning fast conversion with excellent detail rendition using a proprietary demosaic algorithm
  • All editing is non-destructive
  • Internally uses a custom color space, which never clamps recorded colors
  • Advanced highlight recovery
  • Fill light
  • Brightness, contrast, black level
  • Simple tone curve adjustment
  • Color temperature/tint controls and possibility to pick white balance from a gray area in the picture
  • Hue, saturation, vibrance
  • Special sharpening algorithm, which avoids amplifying interpolation artifacts
  • Cropping
  • OpenGL based user interface with real-time zooming and image rotation
  • Clipped highlight warning
  • Real-time color adjustment preview
  • Real-time RGB histogram
  • Support for EXIF metadata (currently only saved to JPEG)
  • Resizing of output image
  • Support for reading DNG raw files (from all models on the supported camera list)
  • Support for Canon sRAW files

  • Screenshots:

    Scarab Darkroom Beta build 85

    scarab darkroom raw conversion dng sraw exif editor

    License type Freeware1
    Author's homepage Visit the author's site
    Date added 17 Jan 2014
    Downloads 4,860
    File size 12.83 MB (< 2min @ 1Mbps)
    Supported languages English
    Operating systems Vista / Win7 / Win8 / WinXP1

    1License and operating system information is based on latest version of the software.

    17 Jan 2014Scarab Darkroom v2.13(Latest stable version)
    30 Nov 2013Scarab Darkroom v2.12
    26 Nov 2013Scarab Darkroom v2.10
    04 Nov 2013Scarab Darkroom v2.09
    31 Oct 2013Scarab Darkroom v2.07
    26 Oct 2013Scarab Darkroom v2.05
    16 Oct 2013Scarab Darkroom v2.04
    07 Oct 2013Scarab Darkroom v2.02 Lite
    03 Oct 2013Scarab Darkroom v2.0 Lite
    21 Sep 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.81
    19 Sep 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.80
    17 Sep 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.74
    08 Sep 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.73
    29 Aug 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.70
    22 Aug 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.69
    07 Aug 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.67
    06 Aug 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.65
    25 Jul 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.55
    19 Jun 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.45
    18 May 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.44
    27 Apr 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.42
    20 Apr 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.41
    18 Apr 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.40
    12 Apr 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.39
    22 Mar 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.37
    05 Mar 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.36
    28 Feb 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.35
    27 Feb 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.34
    23 Feb 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.33
    02 Feb 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.32
    29 Jan 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.30
    29 Jan 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.29
    25 Jan 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.28
    16 Jan 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.27
    12 Jan 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.26
    07 Jan 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.25
    03 Jan 2013Scarab Darkroom v1.24
    25 Dec 2012Scarab Darkroom v1.20
    15 Dec 2012Scarab Darkroom v1.17
    01 Dec 2012Scarab Darkroom v1.16
    09 Nov 2012Scarab Darkroom v1.15
    02 Oct 2012Scarab Darkroom v1.13
    16 Sep 2012Scarab Darkroom v1.12
    28 Aug 2012Scarab Darkroom v1.11
    25 Aug 2012Scarab Darkroom v1.10
    10 Jul 2012Scarab Darkroom v1.06
    22 Jun 2012Scarab Darkroom v1.03
    03 Jun 2012Scarab Darkroom v1.02
    23 May 2012Scarab Darkroom v1.01
    17 May 2012Scarab Darkroom v1.0
    29 Apr 2012Scarab Darkroom Beta build 93
    10 Apr 2012Scarab Darkroom Beta build 92
    08 Apr 2012Scarab Darkroom Beta build 91
    02 Apr 2012Scarab Darkroom Beta build 88
    08 Mar 2012Scarab Darkroom Beta build 87
    22 Feb 2012Scarab Darkroom Beta build 86
    16 Feb 2012Scarab Darkroom Beta build 85
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