Interview: CEO of Skylum Alex Tsepko reveals Luminar's winning philosophy

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Skylum has certainly had an exciting decade since CEO Alex Tsepko joined the Skylum team in 2010. Originally founded as Macphun in 2008 by two gaming developers and amateur photographers, Skylum has grown in leaps and bounds since its inception. 

Skylum is well known in the photo industry for a variety of different software, including Aurora HDR, Snapheal, Focus Noiseless and Tonality. However, there's one product that never fails to create a buzz when a new update is due – Luminar. This multi-award-winning piece of software is a firm favorite among many photographers. 

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