DIAMANT-Film Restoration

The DIAMANT-Film Restoration Software is a solution for automatic, semi-automatic and interactive film restoration, cleaning, enhancment and repair. Since 2001 DIAMANT-FILM Restoration is being used successfully in film archives, post production houses, studios and laboratories around the world.


With the DIAMANT-Film Restoration Software you can handle almost any kind of film defect

  • Single frame defects like dust, dirt, blotches, mold, bacteria, hairs, scratches, ...
  • Instabilities or shaking
  • Warped or distorted images
  • Local and global color and brightness instability like flicker and color breathing
  • Color degradations
  • Stains
  • Film grain, noise
  • Misaligned channels
  • Vertical line scratches
  • Camera or gate hairs
  • Destroyed images or parts of images like bad splices, tears, burned frames, warped images, dead pixels, punch holes, ...

Now new tools dedicated for video restoration are available

  • DigiBeta drop-out
  • Analogue vertical drop-outs
  • Noise
  • Field issue repair
  • Reverse telecine
  • De-interlace
  • Retiming
  • Most film centric algorithms have been adopted to work on video also

DIAMANT-Film Restoration Suite

The DIAMANT-Film Restoration suite consists of several software tools to deal with various restoration projects. They allow to organize the restoration work, define restoration jobs, real-time viewing, batch rendering and generating of automatic restoration reports. The Annotator is fully integrated into DIAMANT-Film Restoration which allows to prepare, estimate and document all restoration steps in reports. The Filters (plug-ins) are dealing with the different restoration issues and are for automatic and semi-automatic restoration.
For interactive restoration all DustBuster+ features are included in the new RestorationManager+.

New automation tools included

The new "Batch Renderer" allows to prepare, schedule and render several restoration projects automatically in the background. This allows for easy automation of common restoration tasks and automatically rendering them in background on a workstation or on the render farm.

Technical characteristics:

  • Resolution independent (SD, HD, 2K, 4K, 6K, 8K or any format in between)
  • 8, 10, 12, or 16 bit color depth (lin/log)
  • Multi GPU support
  • Render farm support
  • Inexpensive hardware
    • Off the shelf workstations with Windows
    • Standard disk storage or SAN support


What's new in our latest DIAMANT-Film Restoration V10

Please have a look on the WhatsNew_DIAMANT_V10 article.

What's new in our latest DIAMANT-Film Restoration V9

Please have a look on the V9 release information.

What's new in our latest DIAMANT-Film Restoration V8

A great number of new features and improvements have been realized. Have a look on the new noise management functions. A fully new noise reduction filter has been introduced. A grain sample tool brings precise re-graining possibilities. The improved batch renderer supports flexible automation of renderings. The RestorationManager+ has been improved in many ways to enhance user experience. Please see the PDF release information or the news article for more information.

 What's new in DIAMANT-Film Restoration V7

We are happy to announce the release of the DIAMANT-Film restoration software V7. We have incorporated a great number of new features and improvements. Have a look on our new Scratch repair filter as well as on the new de-flicker filters. The dust/dirt repair filter received a speed gain of factor 2. With the new post enhance you can now add blur/re-grain/sharpen on top of all filters and tools. Based on the feedback from our clients we have incorporated many improvements into the RestorationManager+. The new batch render features will improve your workflow and allow fast and efficient automatic rendering of multiple jobs in the background in a distributed environment. Please see the release information



The DIAMANT-Film Restoration SUITE is available for ordering and can be shipped within 24 hours! Please contact us for ordering!

About HS-ART

Our DIAMANT-Film Restoration software and DustBuster+ retouching application have become one of the leading high end film restoration solutions on the market.
We are happy to help you integrating restoration services into your workflow or consult you in building up a complete workflow from film scanning via restoration to printing and archiving.

Tel: +43 316 915 998-0 email: office(a)hs-art.com