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Adobe's Recent Lightroom iOS App Update Deleted User Photos and Lost Data is Unrecoverable

Thursday August 20, 2020 11:00 am PDT by
Adobe's recent 5.4 update for the Lightroom for iOS app had a major bug in it that deleted user photos and presets, eradicating all content that had not been synced to the Adobe cloud service. As noted by PetaPixel, complaints surfaced on the Photoshop forums on Monday, shortly after the update was released, followed by similar reports on Reddit and Twitter. Affected users lost photos,...

Adobe Lightroom Updated With Split View Support on iPad

Tuesday February 11, 2020 5:46 am PST by
Adobe today updated its Lightroom app for iPad with a few new features, most notably including Split View support on compatible iPad models, allowing Lightroom and another app to be open side by side. How to use Split ViewOpen an app Swipe up from the bottom of the screen to open the Dock On the Dock, touch and hold the second app that you want to open, and then drag it to the left or...

Lightroom for iOS Gains Support for Direct Photo Imports

Tuesday December 10, 2019 5:00 am PST by
Adobe today announced that the Lightroom photo editing app for iOS devices is gaining a new feature that allows for direct photo imports. With today's update, when you connect a Lightning to SD adapter or Lightning to USB 3.0 adapter to iPhone or a USB-C card reader to iPad, you can directly import RAW files into Lightroom without the need to make an extra copy in the built-in iOS camera roll. ...

Adobe Lightroom Returns to the Mac App Store

Thursday June 20, 2019 6:55 am PDT by
At WWDC 2018, Apple introduced a redesigned Mac App Store alongside changes to sandboxing parameters on macOS Mojave. Since then, several well-known apps have launched on or returned to the ‌Mac App Store‌, including the Microsoft Office suite, Microsoft To-Do, BBEdit, Transmit, and others. Next up is Adobe Lightroom CC, which is available on the Mac App Store as of today. The professional...

Adobe Lightroom CC v1.1 for Desktop Brings Enhanced Auto Mode, Split Tone Effect, and More

Tuesday December 12, 2017 2:17 am PST by
Adobe on Tuesday released Lightroom CC v1.1 for macOS, bringing some additional features and enhancements to the photo editing suite, including support for new cameras and lenses. Top of the new feature list is an enhanced Auto mode for automatically applying optimized edits to images. Located in the Light panel in the Detail view, the mode now uses Adobe's advanced Sensei machine learning to...

Adobe Lightroom Mobile App Gets New Raw HDR Capture Mode

Tuesday March 7, 2017 2:58 am PST by
Adobe has announced that the latest update to its Lightroom mobile app now allows users to capture HDR images in RAW format. The upgrade means the app now automatically determines the ideal exposure range of the subject before capturing three photos as RAW DNG files, before applying align, merge, and tone mapping algorithms to generate the final 32-bit RAW image. We're excited to...

Adobe Updates Lightroom for iPhone With One-Handed Editing Interface

Thursday December 8, 2016 7:48 am PST by
Adobe today announced a new update out now for its Lightroom iOS and Android apps, bringing an all-new photo editing experience to mobile that improves the app's ease of use thanks to a new one-handed interface. To create an improved editing experience Adobe talked to professional and casual photographers, who helped hone Lightroom's new toolset. First, the company has organized similar tools ...

Adobe Adds iPhone 7 Camera Support to Lightroom for iOS

Friday September 30, 2016 1:36 am PDT by
Adobe has updated its Lightroom app for iOS to take advantage of the enhanced cameras on the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. The latest version of Lightroom for iPhone, v2.5.2, brings specific lens and sensor profiles for both of Apple's new devices, featuring specific dual-lens optimizations for the 5.5-inch handset. The update also brings improved color, noise, and lens profiles for...

Adobe Lightroom Launches on Apple TV

Tuesday July 26, 2016 8:26 am PDT by
Adobe today released a Lightroom app for Apple TV, enabling users to share their Creative Cloud photos in a slideshow on the big screen. The viewing-only app features the ability to browse through your synchronized photo collections, including photos uploaded via Lightroom CC on the desktop, Lightroom on mobile, or Lightroom on the web. When scrolling through all of the photos in your...

Adobe Lightroom Updated With HDR and Panorama Merge, Facial Recognition and Filter Brushes

Tuesday April 21, 2015 9:01 am PDT by
Adobe today announced a major update to Lightroom CC (and the launch of the standalone Lightroom 6), its professional photo editing software for Mac users. The new update brings significant performance improvements and several new features like HDR merge, Panorama merge, facial recognition, improved slideshows, a filter brush, and more. One of the most impressive new organizational features in ...