Leica M Monochrom Processing HOWTOs

Jan Gütter has made several videos regarding the Leica M Monochrom; processing, Lightroom workflow and more. Read more below for others!

Adobe Updates ACR/DNG to v8.8

Adobe has released Adobe Camera Raw v8.8 which contains, among other things - nine new lens profiles for Voigtländer M lenses and bugfixes related to Voigtländer and Zeiss lenses. Download it for Windows or Mac OS X. Read more below for details.

Adobe Lightroom 6 Coming!

The long awaited Adobe Lightroom 6 is just about (finally) upon us - it's set to drop on March 9, 2015 April 21, 2015 if the latest rumors are true! French website leaked the pic and the specs a bit early (and is still up). The price came in at 130€ (~$150 USD). A busy time for Adobe, as they celebrate the 25th anniversary of Photoshop as well. Read more below for full details!

Adobe Celebrates 25 Years of Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop turns 25 today - and Adobe is celebrating with a variety of fun events, including Showcase Photoshop’s 25 Under 25 to the world and more. They've put together a blog post with some entertaining graphics comparing Photoshop's icons, toolbars and splash screens of days gone by. There's even a video (see below) and special Photoshop 25th Anniversary page. Read more below for details and video!

Top 10 Tips for Optimizing Photos in Lightroom

Tim Grey shares his top ten tips for making the most of your photos using Lightroom. You’ll gain insights into an approach that can help improve your image-optimization workflow, and how to make use of tools beyond what Lightroom’s Develop module offers. You’ll learn how to optimize the quality of your photos through adjustments that remove noise, chromatic aberration, and perspective distortions. And you’ll learn some techniques for exploring creative interpretations of your photos as well.

Adobe Updates ACR/DNG to v8.7.1

Adobe on Wednesday announced availability of updates to Adobe Camera Raw 8.7.1 and DNG Converter 8.7.1, bringing additional support for cameras and lenses, while patching minor bugs found in previous versions of the software. The updates will be included in an anticipated Lightroom 5.7.1 update within the next week. The only news for Leica shooters, really, is the addition of support for the new Zeiss Distagon T* 1,4/35 ZM lens.

Adobe LR 5.7 - Lots of Leica Updates

Adobe has released Adobe Photoshop Lightroom v5.7 which supports the latest Leica cameras and lenses, including a lot of Voigtländer lenses as well! It also now comes with the previously (and separately) released Aperture import plugin. Adobe Camera Raw was also updated to v8.7. Read more below for details and download links!