Image-editing-Apps put to the Test: “Adobe Lightroom”


Who wants to be photographed with your Smartphone and quickly share beautiful results to share, you need effective Tools for image editing. DW Digital life tests the most popular Apps. This Week: “Adobe Lightroom “.

“Adobe Lightroom” is available as a free Download for IOS and Android available. Via In-App purchase of individual Tools to acquire and additional storage space unlock.

With Lightroom you can provide your photos with different built-in Filters. The selection here is limited but of high quality. Much more exciting is the possibilities for image processing. Whether color correction or the we have tested, the Basic Version provides out of individual raise the image of the details – powerful Tools.

Another Plus: All the original pictures, and all Changes are saved in the Cloud. So editing operations can be perfectly tracked. In addition, you can get your photos using keywords organizing, assigned to the program, thanks to meta-data analysis automatically.

In terms of the system requirements, the program is relatively demanding, but this is due to the large functional scope, however, is not surprising. Unfortunately, the professional Tools in the Premium Version only after Deposit of a credit card test.

However, Lightroom for every photo interested a wide selection of editing options.


Top 3 Pros:


– Versatile import possibilities (RAW, JPEG, PNG, TIFF, DNG, AVI, MOV, MP4)

– Mac and Windows compatible

– professional image editing


Top 3 Cons:


User interface a bit confusing

– High System Requirements

– No Test the premium tools in the Basic Version



Price: free Version for IOS and Android, the premium version (including 100 GB of storage space) €4,99/month


Manufacturer: Adobe Inc.