Adobe Lightroom 5 (1)

Adobe releases the final version of their popular image editing software, Photoshop Lightroom 5, priced at $149 for a new copy and $79 for an upgrade.

Adobe announced the release of the newest version of their popular image editing software which was originally launched in beta back in Spring (mid-April). You can purchase Adobe Photoshop Lightroom (standalone license or a part of the Adobe Creative cloud) for $149 (standalone software). For existing owners of previous versions, the price for upgrading has been nearly halved to $79.

From first look to the final image, Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® 5 makes everything about digital photography easier, faster, and more amazing. Perfect your shots with powerful new adjustment tools like the Advanced Healing Brush. Efficiently organize all your photos and share them almost anywhere. And now that Lightroom is also available in Adobe Creative Cloud™, making good shots great is only the beginning.

Adobe Lightroom 5 (2)

Here are some of the new features that you’ll come across with Lightroom 5:

  • Improved workflow features
  • New “Upright” tool, used for perspective-correction
  • Radial filter
  • Off-center vignettes
  • Smart Preview function
  • PNG support
  • True full screen mode
  • Slide show (mixes video and still images)
  • 400 bug fixes, and more…

Before you rush to purchase this excellent piece of software, confirm if your machine is capable of running it smoothly.

Minimum System Requirements:

Mac: Multi-Core 64-bit Intel processor, OSX 10.7 or higher, 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended), 2 GB of HDD space, a minimum of 1024 x 728 display resolution

PC: 64-bit Intel or AMD processor, Windows 7 Service Pack 1 or Windows 8, 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended), 2 GB of HDD space, a minimum of 1024 x 728 display resolution

If you wish to purchase the software, head over to the Adobe online store (source link).

Source: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5