San Jose, Calif. - Adobe released
on its Web site Thursday final versions of its Lightroom 3.5 and Camera Raw 6.5
still image editing software.
Originally posted as release candidates on Adobe Labs, the final
updates are said to provide raw file format support for over 20 new cameras
including Nikon Coolpix P7100, Olympus E-PL3, Panasonic DMC-G3 and Sony Alpha
It also adds over 25 lens profiles including support for the Nikon
AF-S Nikkor 35mm f/1.4G ED and Canon EF 14mm f/2.8L USM lenses to help
photographers automatically correct unwanted distortion and chromatic
Both versions also correct issues reported from the latest
release candidates, as reported from the large user community for the popular
franchises, the company said.
Lightroom is a photography workflow solution, designed to help
serious amateur and professional photographers quickly import, manage, enhance
and showcase images within one application.
The Photoshop Camera Raw plug-in provides fast and easy access to
raw image formats produced by many leading digital cameras.
The Lightroom 3.5 update is available as a free download for
Lightroom 3 customers, and the Photoshop Camera Raw 6.5 plug-in is available as
a free download for Photoshop CS5 customers.
For more information and to download the updates, visit http://www.adobe.com/downloads/updates/,
available for both Mac and Windows users.
The following is a list of newly supported camera models in the
software updates: Fuji FinePix F600EXR; Hasselblad H4D-60; Leaf Aptus II 12; Leaf Aptus II 12R; Nikon
Coolpix P7100; Olympus E-P3; Olympus E-PL3; Olympus E-PM1; Panasonic DMC-FZ150;
Panasonic DMC-G3; Panasonic DMC-GF3; Pentax
Q; Phase One IQ140; Phase One IQ160; Phase One
IQ180; Phase One P40+; Phase
One P65+; Ricoh GXR MOUNT A12; Sony
Alpha NEX-C3; Sony Alpha NEX-5N; Sony SLT-A35; Sony SLT-A65; and the Sony