Adobe Lightroom CC is the newest version of Adobe’s photo management software that a lot of photographers and photo enthusiasts have been using for many years now.
Adobe Lightroom Creative Cloud (CC) is also known as Adobe Lightroom 6. It was released only this year 2015 and several new features have been added to this software making it widely loved and utilized by photographers.You can get Adobe Lightroom CC for a monthly plan of $10 or the perpetual license verson for $150. Of course if you are new to it, consider starting off with a monthly plan.
As a guide to new users of Adobe Lightroom CC, you can find six modules there which are the following: Library, Develop, Map, Book, Slideshow and Print Web. In the Library, you can save, import and organize you photos turning it into a catalog using keywords you choose.
With Map, you can know the location where the photo was taken. On the other hand, Book module allows you to choose page layouts and arrange your pictures easily into the book design and layout you want.
Being one of the best photo editing and organizing software, Adobe Lightroom lived up to the users’ expectations by coming up with new features that cater the request of photo enthusiasts. Our friend who is a Devon Wedding Photographer can attest to how wonderful this software is.
Adobe Lightroom is suitable for those who are still starting to get into digital photography. Such new features helped make photographers edit their captures making it look brighter, sharper and better.
Below are the new features offered by Adobe Lightroom CC.
- HDR merge
A lot of Photoshop Lightroom users are really looking forward to this HRD merge feature. With this feature, you can merge photos together into one HDR image. The settings can easily be changed so you can choose whether to use Auto Align and Auto Tone or not.
- Panorama Creation
Another wonderful new feature by Lightroom CC is the Panoramic Stitching. Using this features pictures can be connected side by side to form a brilliant panoramic view. This is particularly best when taking shots of nature. You can choose from among different perspective options like cylindrical or spherical.
- Face Recognition
Like other photo application, this facial recognition in Adobe Lightroom this can help you easily find images in your library, review the faces and name them. The pictures are also synced into your devices so you can edit, organize anytime. There is no face tagging feature though but maybe they will add it in the future.
- Advanced Slideshow
Adobe Lightroom CC offers users a better way to create wonderful slideshows. You can now choose up to 10 songs and easily sync the music into the slides. It also has Pan, Zoom sliders as well as Audio Balance to make it easier to adjust the show in whatever you want.
- GPU enhancements
In this latest version of Lightroom, you can now make use of your computer’s GPU (graphics processing unit) in doing the major image edits so less load goes to the main processor. Of course this will still depend on computer you are using.
Overall, Adobe Lightroom CC is well-accepted by many users especially those who are into digital photography. Even Surrey wedding photographer Matt Foden uses Adobe Lightroom. The new features make this software still among the widely used photo management software today.