Hydra keeps asking me to connect to the Internet in order to register. I checked my connection several times. What am I doing wrong?
Entering the registration code did not activate Hydra. I tried downloading a fresh copy, but this did not help. When I restart I get the message that Hydra is not registered.
I've just registered Hydra. How can I remove the word "Unregistered" from the HDR images rendered with the demo version?
I purchased Hydra on the Mac App Store but didn't receive any serial. Can you send one to me?
What is the difference between Hydra Express and Hydra Pro?
What is the difference between Hydra sold on the Mac App Store, and Hydra sold through Creaceed's website?
What is the difference between the demo version and the registered version?
How to register the Aperture Plug-In?
With which versions of Aperture can I use Hydra's Plug-In?
I downloaded and installed the Aperture plug-in successfully but it is not available in Aperture. What am I doing wrong?
I installed Hydra's update but I still have the Aperture plug-in's former version. What should I do?
I can't import images from Aperture into Hydra because the Aperture icon is faded.
Will Hydra work with images for which I modified the exposure in Aperture?
How to register the Lightroom Plug-in?
With which versions of Lightroom can I use Hydra's Plug-in?
I inspected the alignment panel, and noticed the 3rd image is grayed out, showing completely the wrong part of the image. Why? What can I do?
How can I get a .jpeg or a .tiff file at the completion of a picture instead of .hydradoc?
Is it normal for the final merged file (as a jpeg) to be so much smaller than the input RAWs?
Can I start with one RAW file, create a duplicate RAW, adjust the exposure, and then merge the two RAW files with Hydra? Will that work as if I had bracketed while shooting?
What can I do with the + and - buttons at the bottom of the inspector in Develop mode?
I was told Creaceed released Hydra 3.x. Is there an upgrade offer for Hydra 2.x users? Is it time limited?
Is it possible to upgrade from the Express version to the Pro version of Hydra?
What can I do if I can't find my license key?
There is a ghost-like effect around contours in the output.
Why are reference points moving so slowly?
It seems that Hydra does not recognize my files. What can I do?
Neither Hydra, nor Adobe DNG Converter supports the RAW files from my camera. What can I do?
I processed 3 files to HDR successfully. On my second try, I tried 5 images and got only a black, blank image in Hydra. What might be the problem?
All images created with Hydra look much darker and less saturated when viewed in Windows or even in Firefox or Opera on a Mac.
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