Adobe is having Lightroom twins! Some critical thoughts.

In recent weeks I was thinking that nothing much was happening lately in Lightroom in terms of features but any speed improvement would be more than welcome. I had no idea that Adobe would make so radical announcements. The Lightroom CC we know so far is now renamed to “Lightroom Classic CC” and there is a second parallel Lightroom product that now has taken the name “Lightroom CC”. Continue reading

What to do if you love photo editing plugins

Are you one of those heartbroken photographers that consider themselves treated unfairly after having the Nik collection installed for free? Think again. Before Google made the Nik collection available to all for free (the certain sign of death), it cost $100+. And when it first appeared in the pre-Google ownership days it cost a lot more. So who is really unlucky? Irrespective of the outlay, the biggest disruption is to those that heavily really on Nik for their editing. There are diehard fans that fully embraced Nik in their workflow and made it a part of their money making strategy. Many would surely be prepared to pay extra $ to keep Nik functional in the future. Continue reading