Adobe announced the release of Lightroom 4.4 and DNG converter 7.4 software updates. The updates add support for new lenses and over 20 new cameras, including the Nikon D7100 and Coolpix A, Sony Alpha SLT-A58, Fujifilm X100s and X20, Canon EOS Rebel T5i (700D) and SL1 (100D), and the new Leica M rangefinder. They’ve also improved RAW image conversions for Fujifilm X-Trans and EXR sensor cameras.
Adobe Camera Raw is 10 years old today and the folks over at Adobe are celebrating. Read more here.
Lightroom 4.3 is now available as a final release on Adobe.com and through the update mechanism in Lightroom 4. The goal of this release is to provide additional camera raw support, lens profile support and address bugs that were introduced in previous releases of Lightroom. HiDPI support within the Library and Develop Modules is also included for Retina-enabled Macs.
Camera Raw 7.3 is now available as a final release through the update mechanism in Photoshop CS6. The goal of this release is to provide additional camera raw support, lens profile support and address bugs that were introduced in previous releases of Camera Raw.
Adobe has some exciting new Photoshop features to show us in two days. A few quick teasers in the above video show the following :
- Looks like the new blur gallery being applied to Smart Objects
- Blur filters will work in video (!)
- 3D tools look faster
- New integration for web designers through CSS
- Improvements to Photoshop Actions
Log on to Adobe.com on December 11 for the details.
Note however, these changes are unavailable to those who’ve bought traditional versions of Photoshop CS6, and Adobe has not said when, or even if, ‘perpetual users’ of CS6 will have access to these features.
The Adobe Lightroom 4.1 update includes the ability to process HDR TIFF files, additional color fringing corrections to help address chromatic aberration, camera support for several new cameras including the Canon EOS 5D Mark III, Fujifilm X-Pro1, Nikon D800, and Olympus OM-D E-M5 and corrections for issues introduced in previous versions of Lightroom.
Adobe Camera Raw and DNG Converter 7.1 Update