The plug-in for Photoshop adding support of files in the DDS format and still additional plug-ins.
DESCRIPTION of OPPORTUNITIES: The small collection of plug-ins and scripts for Adobe Photoshop which will single-digit be useful to all developers and creators of games. The set consists of four professional tools: NVIDIA Normal Map Filter (the module for automatic creation of normals on the basis of simple images), NVIDIA DDS Plug-in (the plug-in allows to open and save DDS format arts), NVIDIA Mipster Script (the MIP generator - the maps used in games for show of the same object from different distance) and NVIDIA Cube Map Shuffler. All additions from a set are developed in a subsoil of NVIDIA corporation and, as a result, will satisfy to the most strict requests: simplicity of installation and operation, friendly and intuitively clear interface, large number of settings, total absence of bugs, compatibility with all assemblies of Adobe Photoshop. Absolutely it is healthy that developers supplied utilities with quite good manuals.
VERDICT: Well here you will tell, a model set of plug-ins for Adobe Photoshop which considerably expands possibilities of a graphics package. To work with DDS files, it is a pleasure to create color masks and to generate MIP maps now: it isn't necessary to use multistage converters and to resort to use of specialized CrazyBump programs.