As far as I am aware neither England (where I live) nor America (where Topaz is based) are totalitarian states and both allow free speech as long as this is not Racist, Sexist, Ageist, or contains anti-religious statements nor is likely to provoke terrorism. I therefore find it extraordinary that a discussion on the pros and cons of Studio has been removed and I object that my right to free speech has been usurped.


Unfortunately it wasn’t a matter of censorship purely a matter of the subject had been flogged to death and there is no end to the discussion … two people disagreeing will continue to disagree.

The official position of Topaz Labs is outlined in this post with links to the statements …