Wednesday, June 18, 2014

LIGHTROOM 5.5 Plus lots of new CC features PLUS Photographers package for $9.99

This morning Adobe announced LIGHTROOM 5.5

Lightroom Mobile for iPhone along with some fascinating update to Photoshop CC

Create and Manage Beautiful Images in Photoshop CC and Lightroom 5Photoshop CC, part of the Creative Cloud Photography Plan, was updated, with stunning new features Features for photographers, include the most efficient way to manage and edit images across desktops, mobile devices and the Web. 

The apps can automatically import images from the iPhone camera roll and sync back to a Lightroom catalog on the desktop. Lightroom mobile provides photography essentials, including non-destructive processing of files using Smart Preview technologies to enable professional class photo editing from the confines of the desktop. Quickly apply star ratings, flag or reject images and edit them on iPhone and iPad. Edits and metadata changes automatically sync back to the Lightroom catalog on the desktop and are also viewable from any Web browser at 

Lightroom mobile photo collections are also accessible for users of Adobe Voice, the recently introduced free animated video storytelling app.

Photoshop Mix, provides a connected mobile workflow to Creative Cloud, aimed at anyone who wants access to powerful editing tools on their mobile device. Open Adobe Photoshop documents, individual layers from PSDs, and images from Lightroom mobile.

Easily apply looks, create advanced selections and masks, and access advanced 
Photoshop features like Upright, Content-Aware Fill, and Camera Shake Reduction to take creativity on the go. Then export your layered and masked composition to Photoshop CC for further refinement on the desktop. Share work, or even save it to a Photoshop document for a mobile workflow that works seamlessly with Photoshop CC.

Technology Optimized for Mobile Photography

The Creative Cloud Photography plan’s desktop and mobile apps are connected by a powerful technology designed to enable users to edit and sync photos non-destructively from anywhere. By combining the same non-destructive editing pipeline found in Lightroom and Adobe Camera Raw, with Adobe’s renowned Smart Preview technologies, the amount of information being moved between apps is minimized, without compromising the end result. This gives users confidence that edits will be saved while being able to access their images with unprecedented speed, no matter what device.

Pricing and AvailabilityCreative Cloud Photography plan is available at $USD9.99 per month. 

For additional details, please visit
To get started with Lightroom mobile, visit
Photoshop Mix is free and available for download in the Apple app store:

To learn more about Photoshop Mix, please visit