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DIAMANT-Film Restoration

DIAMANT-Film Restoration

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


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

  • Single frame defects like dust, dirt, blotches, mould, bacteria, hairs, scratches, ...
  • Instabilities or shaking
  • Local and global colour 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, ...

DIAMANT-Film Restoration Suite

The DIAMANT-Film Restoration suite consists of several software tools to deal with restoration projects. They allow to organization the restoration work, define the restoration jobs, real-time viewing and generating of automatic restoration reports. The Annotator is fully integrated into the DIAMANT-Film Restoration which allows you to prepare, estimate and document all restoration steps. 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+.

Technical characteristics:

  • Resolution independent (SD, HD, 2K, 4K, 6K or any format in between)
  • 8, 10, 12, or 16 bit colour 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 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 unleash 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 add on top of all filters and tools now a blur/re-grain/sharpen. Based on the feedback from our clients we have incorporated a many improvements into the RestorationManager+. The new batch render features will improve your workflow and allow fast and efficient automatic rendering in the background of multiple jobs in a distributed environment. Please see the release information

What's new in DIAMANT-Film Restoration V6

We are happy to announce the release of DIAMANT-Film restoration software V6


  • RestorationManager+ (improved)
    The overall usability of DIAMANT-Film has been improved and usage has been simplified. The improved full screen mode allows quick access to parameters and viewing selections.
  • Annotation functionality (new)
    A new annotation functionality has been added to the RestorationManager+. With this Annotator the user can annotate freely a film prior to restoration. This also helps in the restoration planning. Reports can be generated for Excel, OpenOffice, HTML and XML.
  • New stabilization functions (added)
    There are 2 new stabilisation functions (StabROI and Stabilize) as a next generation of film stabilisation. Whereas Stabilize does all for you in an automatic way, with highly increased calculation speed, StabROI is a fast approach for interactive stabilisation.
  • Batch rendering (new)
    Allows to predefine renderings and queue them up as well as an automatic re-rendering of a whole project
  • DFlickerFlow (new)
    As an alternative to the well established de-flickering based on reference-images, there is a new type of integrative de-flicker to create very density and color-stable films.
  • Omniclean (new)
    The OmniClean filter is a filter using many frames as input to create a large volume which is used to clean the images. This filter will reduce noise, smaller single frame defects and also flickering in one pass. With this filter it is possible to enhance highly degraded input material since the redundancies from multi image inputs can be used.
  • And many more...
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: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.