Adobe updates Lightroom and Camera Raw
Adobe on Wednesday will release updates for Photoshop Lightroom and its Camera Raw plug-in. The updates bring the most current versions to 2.1 and 5.1, respectively.
The updates bring raw support for 15 digital cameras, including the Canon EOS 1000D, Canon EOS 50D, Fuji FinePix IS Pro, Kodak EasyShare Z1015 IS, Leaf AFi II 6, Leaf AFi II 7, Leaf Aptus II 6, Leaf Aptus II 7, Nikon D700, Nikon D90, Nikon Coolpix P6000, Olympus SP-565 UZ, Pentax K2000, Sigma DP1, and Sony A900.
Among the changes in Lightroom 2.1 are improvements to Photoshop integration, performance improvements with Mac OS X and keyword migration from Lightroom.
Adobe will also release new camera profiles from the Adobe Labs Web site. The profiles are used to improve the default raw processing. Profiles are available for the Leica M8, Canon EOS 50D, Canon G9, Nikon D90 and Pentax models.
Lightroom 2.1 and Camera Raw 5.1 are free updates that can be downloaded from Adobe’s Web site.