adobe lightroom 5


Lightroom is very popular among photographers. And as Lightroom 4 was a great upgrade from its version 3, many photographers have been waiting for its next release with more awesome features.

Adobe has announced Lightroom 5 with its beta version available for download. Here are some new features of Lightroom 5:

  1. PNG file support
  2. True full Screen Mode
  3. Configurable grid overlays
  4. Windows HiDPI
  5. Additional criteria for filters and smart collection
  6. Lock zoom position preference settings
  7. Keyboard shortcut to trigger tethered capture
  8. Direction field in the EXIF metadata panel.
  9. Persistent place in Collections
  10. “Set as Target Collection” checkbox in Create Collection dialogue
  11. Drag photo directly to a Saved Location in the Map Module
  12. Drag Saved Location to a photo in the Map Module
  13. Integrity verification of DNG Files
  14. LAB color readout
  15. Keyboard shortcut to toggle between clone and heal modes
  16. Duplicate local adjustments
  17. Duplicate linear gradients
  18. Aspect slider added to Manual Lens Corrections
  19. Persistent clipping indicators between Lightroom sessions
  20. Crop overlay aspect ratios
  21. Visual indicator of Favorite book pages
  22. Improved visualization of select book elements
  23. Transparent buttons for improved Text creation in Books
  24. More page text metadata options

Oh, the list is getting longer. Yes, there are more features.

Enjoy the beta version. Click here to DOWNLOAD