What is Adobe Photoshop Lightroom?

LR13 - CopyWe all know that post-processing of images is an inevitable part of being a professional photographer. Because of that, choosing the right photo editing program for post-processing your images is more important than having a good set of DSLR camera and accessories. In this article, we will explain to you what Adobe Lightroom is and why should photographers use it.

Today, the demand of owning  a very powerful photo editing program increases compared to the previous years where photography is  not a big deal. The reason behind the success of the company Adobe is that they do not produce a program to earn; they make sure everything is well organized, well-managed and useful before releasing it to the public. Their programs such as Adobe Bridge and Photoshop became two of the most popular editing tools in the late 90s and early 2000s. Today, more and more photographers are still using Photoshop, but, they needed something new to help them with their workload. That is the reason why Adobe decided to release another high-quality photo editing software that will provide assistance to its users. They have developed a program called Adobe Photoshop Lightroom which as the name suggests, has similar features of Photoshop but more flexible and useful.

What is Adobe Lightroom?

Adobe Lightroom, or better known as Lightroom or LR in short, is a non-destructive, flexible and useful photo editing program which helps photographers in all levels with their editing process. Moreover, it has a lot of exciting features and services to offer such as organizing images in one collection, emailing service, sharing photos online, and creating new and wonderful presets.  The program is proven to help photographers save more time and effort in editing images since it doesn’t need any manual editing process. These features and services of Lightroom allow amateurs and professional photographers to use it smoothly and comfortably from beginning to end of their projects. So if you want to try out the program, better start reading helpful adobe lightroom tutorials online.

Here’s a video on how to install Lightroom presets from Sleeklens on Mac and PC: