• Adobe Launches Native Apple M1 Support for Lightroom Classic

    11 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    Hot on the heels of Capture One, Adobe has finally brought native Apple silicon support for Lightroom Classic. In addition to promising straight performance improvements, Adobe is also adding several new features - like Super Resolution - to the popular photo editor.
    Adobe's June Release for Creative Cloud has a ton of improvements across its entire suite of applications, but photographers will want to pay the closest attention to changes and optimizations that have come to Lightroom Classic .
    Native M1 Lightroom Classic Sees Huge Performance Gains
    Lightroom can now run natively on Macs...
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  • Performance Test: Lightroom Classic is Way Faster on Apple Silicon

    Performance Test: Lightroom Classic is Way Faster on Apple Silicon

    11 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    This morning, Adobe unveiled the long-awaited version of Lightroom Classic that is fully optimized for Apple Silicon devices, and we had a chance to test it out before release. Our hopes were high for a program so famously sluggish. Could Apple's M1 processor deliver a hefty performance boost for photographers? In short: yes. The latest version of Lightroom Classic was up to 25 percent faster on the M1 than on our more expensive Intel-based Mac.
    Our experience with Apple Silicon-optimized apps from Adobe has been 50/50 so far. When Lightroom for M1 was released in December 2020, we found...
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