Lightroom Goes Mobile with New iPad Solution

Adobe has announced the availability of Lightroom Mobile, an extension of the photography workflow designed specifically for a mobile experience. Beginning today, you can get Lightroom Mobile from the iTunes App Store and seamlessly connect your desktop workflow to your tablet (you will need the Lightroom 5.4 update for Mac or Windows).

In Lightroom Mobile you can:

  • Edit and organize images anywhere, anytime on your iPad
  • Enhance everything from smartphone photos to raw images from DLSRs using powerful and familiar tools
  • Automatically sync all mobile edits with Lightroom 5 on your desktop
  • Easily share your photos

Lightroom Mobile is available to Creative Cloud complete, team, student and teacher members, and to members of the $9.99/month Photoshop Photography Program.

New Adobe Photoshop Camera Raw 8.4

The latest Adobe Photoshop Camera Raw 8.4 release candidate version is now available for download with Nikon D4s and D3300 cameras support. In addition, the following new lens profiles were added:

  • Nikon 1 Nikkor 6.7-13mm f/3.5-5.6 VR
  • Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II
  • Nikon AF-S Nikkor 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5G ED
  • Nikon AF-S Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G ED
  • Sigma 24-105mm F4 DG OS HSM A013
  • Zeiss Otus 1.4/55 ZF.2

Camera Raw 8.2 and DNG Converter 8.2 Now Available

Camera Raw 8.2 is now available as a final release for Photoshop CS6 and Photoshop CC. This release provides new features including an interactive histogram, workflow presets, and refinements to the Spot Healing Tool and Local Adjustment Brush. In addition, this release also includes bug fixes, support for 19 new cameras and 21 new lenses. DNG Converter 8.2 is provided for customers using versions of Photoshop older than Photoshop CS6.

Special Offer From Adobe

Proving that they do listen to us and are appreciative of loyal customers, Adobe has just announced that owners of Photoshop CS3 or higher will be eligible for a Photoshop and Lightroom bundle for just $9.99 a month.

During the keynote address at the Photoshop World conference in Las Vegas, Adobe announced this special Creative Cloud membership offer that includes all of the following:

  • Photoshop CC
  • Lightroom 5
  • 20 GB of online storage
  • Behance ProSite
  • Access to Creative Cloud Learn’s training resources
  • Ongoing upgrades and updates

To be clear, $9.99 is not an introductory price. It is the price for those of you who sign up by December 31, 2013.

If you are not a current Photoshop CS3 or higher user, it will cost you $19.99 per month for each app or $49.99 per month for the entire Creative Cloud Suite.