Adobe photoshop Lightroom
Adobe lightroom is a photo editing, management, and organizer by adobe with the same folks of photoshop for windows and OS. Using this software the users are able to work through their images from import, sorting, organization, retouching large numbers of digital images and modifying individual video frames. Lightroom is not a file manager like Adobe Bridge. Lightroom is written in the programming languages C++ and Lua.
Lightroom is focused on the following workflow.
The library is the gateway into lightroom. This module imports and exports images organizes images and create image collections by their metadata.
This module Is also more for retouching. Enhancing and improving digital photographs, changing color balance, removing red eye effects, improving tone, cropping, and converting to black and white. It also creates just photographic images with supporting JPEG and raw image formats. It limited image doctoring features.
Lightroom 4 facilitates organizing photos geographically based on embedded Geolocation data.
Lightroom 4 allows of creating photo books.
Lightroom facilitates of creating slideshows from any number of photos to which music or background can added.
Lightroom prints images with its all parameters such as layout and orientation can be d adjusted.
On January 2006, with the named only lightroom, was released to the public as a only public beta. This also the first adobe product released for the general public for feedback during its development. This method also later used in developing adobe photoshop.
On January 2007, adobe announced that lightroom list priced at $299 US. Lightroom is not updated when and upgrade is installed, a new serial no is needed for it.
Adobe Photoshop lightroom 2.0 advertised in official emails from adobe in April 2008 with new features of localized correction, improved organization tools, flexible printing options and 64-bit supports.
This technology open to all programs compliant with the DNG file format standard.
Adobe photoshop lightroom beta 3.0 released on October 2009 with new features. It includes noise reduction, improved sharpening tools, watermarking, publish services, grain and custom package for print.
The final version released on June 2010 with no major new functions. It had all the features included in the betas and a few more improvements and performance optimization.
Adobe photoshop lightroom officially released in 2012 after being available in beta formats. It does not support windows XP. It included with new features
- Highlight and shadow recovery in dark shadows and bright highlights
- Photobooks creation with templates
- Email from within lightroom
- White balance brush to refine and adjust white balance in specific areas of images
- Extended video support to organize, view and make adjustments and edits to video clips
- Soft proofing to preview images when printed with color-managed printers.
Adobe photoshop lightroom 5.0 released on June 2013. The program needs OS x or later, or windows 7 or 8. It also includes some these changes
- Support of PNG files
- Support video files in slideshow
- Smart previews to allow working with offline images
- Radial gradient to highlight an elliptical area
- The ability to save custom layouts in the book module
- Various other updates including automatic correction and enhancement to smart collections
Adobe lightroom 6th version was releasedaprpril 2015. It is the first release of lightroom to only support 64 bit operating systems. It includes with new features
- HDR merge
- Panorama merge
- Filter brush
- Facial recognition
- Advanced video slideshows