Luminar 3.0.2 includes major performance improvements and addresses stability issues
BELLEVUE, WA - February 19, 2019 — Today, Skylum Software announced its latest update to the award-winning Luminar photo editing software, Luminar 3.0.2. Available immediately, this latest update includes performance and stability improvements, as well as some new features.
With Luminar 3.0.2, users will see increased performance when importing photos, and have further options to manage their photo library. Some of the performance improvements include:
Luminar has enabled photographers to edit their photos in a more creative and effective way, through Artificial Intelligence (AI) tools like Accent AI and AI Sky Enhancer, new Looks and more. With the addition of libraries in Luminar, Luminar 3 is an all-in-one solution for both editing and managing photos.
“Building upon our tried and true AI photo editing tools, Luminar 3.0.2 will further enhance a photographer’s experience,” said Alex Tsepko, CEO of Skylum. “With these updates, users will be able to manage and edit their photos more effectively and securely, allowing them to focus on being creative in their craft.”
Several improvements have been made across both the Windows and Mac platforms, including a new “Locate Folder” command, allowing users to find a misplaced or moved folder on their system, in addition to dedicated toolbar buttons for Gallery and Single Image views. Both platforms have also added additional language support, including Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Korean, Portuguese, Russian and Italian.
Looking ahead, Skylum has also revised its Luminar roadmap. Users can look forward to RAW+JPEG support coming in next updates, in addition to faster Luminar Look previews that will appear faster for single images. Other planned features for 2019 include Virtual Copies, IPTC editing, Lightroom migration, search and additional AI features.
“Skylum is committed to continually improving Luminar to better enhance our customers’ workflows with new, revolutionary features, and we can’t wait to show what we’ve been working on through the remainder of 2019,” said Tsepko.
In addition to the updates above, Windows users will see several new features throughout the program to help them better organize and edit photos:
Mac users will also see several new features and improvements:
In addition to the feature and stability updates mentioned above, Luminar has support for several new cameras:
For a complete list of supported cameras, please visit skylum.com.
Users with Luminar 3 can update for free to version 3.0.2. Mac users can update by choosing Luminar 2018 in the top menu bar, and then clicking “Check for updates.” Windows users can choose Help > Check for updates on the top toolbar.
Mixed-computer households can share the same product key for Mac and PC which can be activated on 5 devices.