Luminar is a universal software which is developed by Skylum to perform the task of photo editing. Luminar photo editor is a standalone app and also works as a plugin for Adobe by getting integrated with Adobe Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, and Lightroom. 4.3 is a new version of this app that is introduced in the market with various new features and enhancements.
This is a new feature in Luminar 4.3. which enables the users to search their photos by their names, folders, extensions, or dates. The addition of this new feature immensely helps in enhancing users’ experience in terms of photo management.
Integrated with 500px
This new integration empowers users to directly share the images from Luminar 4.3 to 500px image sharing platforms. This is a great addition as in previous versions, images could be only shared through Messages and emails.
Improved stability and performance
The 4.3 version has entered the market with increased performance by reducing the load times and enhancing the workflow of even larger RAW files. Users with even users on old and less resourceful computers can also enjoy the smooth and fast performance of the app.
Enhanced RAW Files performance
Luminar 4.3 has better capability to handle RAW files as compared to its predecessors. 4.3 version enables users to open, load, and edit RAW files in a quicker and smoother way.
Luminar 4.3 tools are enhanced in many ways. They utilize less memory of the host device which leads to the faster and smoother user experience when users are working with the app. Responsive sliders are the most important enhancement. All these improvements in the Luminar tools of 4.3 version substantially speed up the workflow.
Faster Looks feature
Luminar Looks enables quick image processing. In previous versions, Looks worked slower due to the use of RAW files by users and large data connected to a Luminat Look. 4.3 has solved the problem as now one can instantly preview the looks by hovering the cursor over them. Browsing the looks by hovering over them is making the process considerably faster.
The Crop & Rotate Tool is located on the right panel beneath the Lens and Geometry feature. The enhanced cropping tool works faster smoother than it used to work in previous versions.
Enhanced AI Augmented Sky Tool
The AI Augmented Sky Tool is the most prominent tool of Luminar as it makes it easier to create composites. In 4.3 version this tool is enhanced by the developers to work much faster. Besides speed enhancements, updated AI Augmented tool enables users to quickly flip and position objects to fit the image. Access is also provided to a custom folder that has skies and objects locally stored in it.
A section of the marketplace is added on the Luminar website that features premium objects for the users to enjoy and include in their images. Last but not the least, users can easily copy multiple skies and paste into the sky folder.
An enhanced new masking brush is another valuable feature of Luminar 4.3. The feature is enhanced as in this version masked areas are visible to users while they are engaged in the masking process. The area is visible in the form of a red transparent mask.
Compatibility with more Cameras
Luminar 4.3 supports a wider range of cameras that are recently rereleased. The list includes Fujifilm X100V, X-T200 and X-T4,p uncompressed Canon EOS-1D X Mark III, Leica SL2, Panasonic DC-S1H, Nikon Coolpix P950, D780 and Z50, Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III and E-PL10, and Sony A9 Mark II.
Wider language support
Last but not the least, Luminar 4.3 has also heightened its support for global languages as now the app supports more languages including German, Korean, French, Japanese, Italian, and Spanish.
All in all, Luminar 4.3.0 is an update of Luminar Photo editor that has filled all the gaps in its predecessors and has enhanced all its features by keeping customers’ requirement at foremost, therefore, it can be conveniently said that its users will find it completely fulfilling for all their photo editing purposes.