Adobe Product Manager Apologizes for 6.2 / CC 2015.2 Release

In a post on the Adobe Lightroom Journal blog, Tom Hogarty, Senior Product Manager for photography products, apologized on Friday for the quality of Monday’s Lightroom 6.2 and CC 2015.2 releases. He acknowledges first that it was a mistake to ship the product before resolving the crash bug. In terms of why they made the Import redesign [...]

2017-06-28T18:12:30-07:00 October 10th, 2015|29 Comments

On the Adobe Horizon: Lightroom Mobile

As I mentioned in my last post on Adobe's Photography Creative Cloud announcement, at Photoshop World last week Adobe Product Manager Tom Hogarty demonstrated Lightroom Mobile, an exciting solution now in development that will allow us to seamlessly review and make at least basic adjustments to photos in our Desktop Lightroom catalogs using our iPads or [...]

2017-07-18T16:18:29-07:00 September 9th, 2013|14 Comments

New Photoshop CC Now Available from Adobe

Adobe's new version of Photoshop, Photoshop CC, is now  available for download through its Creative Cloud subscription service. New features for photographers include a camera-shake-reduction filter, and improved Smart Sharpen and upsampling algorithms. Adobe announced last month that new versions of Photoshop and other Creative Suite software would only be available via a Creative Cloud subscription. [...]

2017-06-28T20:23:33-07:00 June 16th, 2013|3 Comments

Adobe Kuler Free iPhone App Released Today

The Adobe Kuler iPhone app is available starting today. Kuler is a cloud-based application for making and exploring color themes using an iPhone or your browser. Kuler now gives you multiple options to capture inspiring color themes whenever and wherever you come across them; capturing color inspiration on your iPhone, syncing colors in Illustrator, Photoshop, and [...]

2017-06-28T20:25:37-07:00 May 30th, 2013|0 Comments

Improving Performance in Lightroom 4

I would recommend that anyone who is at all frustrated with Lightroom 4 running too slowly  check out this very useful new page from Adobe on steps you can take to improve performance.   Some relate to upgrading your hardware (such as 16 GB of RAM and moving your catalog to a solid state drive), but others [...]

2017-07-03T19:00:31-07:00 December 6th, 2012|0 Comments

Adobe News – Mac Retina Display Support and Creative Cloud Pricing

Mac Retina Display Support Adobe announced this past week that within the next few months they will provide a free update to Lightroom and Photoshop (and some other programs) that will include MacBook Pro Retina Display support  (i.e. high pixel density display support). Until they are redesigned in these updates, certain elements of the software interface [...]

2017-06-28T20:42:24-07:00 September 4th, 2012|0 Comments

Lightroom 4.2 Release Candidate Available on Adobe Labs

As is often the case in advance of an official release, Adobe tonight has made available a “release candidate” of Lightroom 4.2, available for download from Adobe Labs. The release candidate has been tested by Adobe testers, but they are now seeking broader user experience and feedback before finalizing 4.2. This RC contains several bug fixes, [...]

2017-06-28T20:42:37-07:00 August 27th, 2012|0 Comments

Adobe Releases Photoshop Touch for iPad 2 and Android Tablets!

Adobe today announced the release of Photoshop Touch for iPad 2 and Android tablets, available for $9.99.  According to Adobe, the new app "lets you quickly combine images, apply professional effects, share the results with friends and family through social networking sites like Facebook, and more." According to the Adobe site, You can easily browse and select photos [...]

2017-06-28T20:59:29-07:00 February 27th, 2012|0 Comments

Are You Ready for Photoshop CS5?

Adobe announced today that on April 12 it will reveal in a live online event what is new in Photoshop CS5.  You can register for the event HERE.  They have not announced an actual release date for the software yet. Since I am more focused on Lightroom these days, my initial reaction is "already"?   CS4 is [...]

2017-07-09T13:08:22-07:00 March 24th, 2010|0 Comments

Your Chance to Help and Influence Adobe

Adobe is looking for Lightroom and Photoshop users to interview!  Those that participate receive an Amazon gift card.   You need to respond to Anita Dennis this week to be considered. Details are on Adobe's Phosphors blog, which is a great source for updates on Help content for Lightroom, Photoshop and Camera Raw.  Check it out and [...]

2017-07-09T15:00:59-07:00 July 13th, 2009|0 Comments
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