Adobe has released a new version of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, which is version 3 on June 8, 2010, after releasing beta since October 2009. New features that been included in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 are:
- Chroma and luminance noise reduction
- Accelerated performance
- Lens correction
- Support for DSLR video files
- Flickr integration
- Image watermarking
- Easy-to-share slide show videos with music
- Easy image importing
- Tethered shooting
- Perspective correction
- Film grain simulation
- Flexible custom print packages
Adobe is offering free download of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 trial evaluation version, which lasts for 30 days free usage. However, to download Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 trial demo from Adobe requires users to create or sign into Adobe account. To workaround Adobe account requirement, end-user can try to use the following direct download link to the genuine, authentic, and original setup installers of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3. The download is the same which user will download from official Adobe website, and is hosted on Adobe servers. The download links also allow user to download Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 without Akamai Download Manager.
Note: The trial version can be converted to full production and fully licensed version by simply entering a genuine activation product serial key number from retail or volume licensing channel and activate the product and unlock all restrictions.
Important: For the direct download links of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 to work, downloader has to visit and click on “Try” link of at least one Adobe product in order to set the proper download cookies which permit direct download. For convenience, just click here, which is the link to download Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 trial. If the step above still does not allow direct download, register and/or login to Adobe account. Otherwise, an “Access Denied” error message will be displayed indicating you don’t have permission to access the file.
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 Direct Download Links
Language supported: English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish, Korean, Japanese, Chinese (Simplified)
Mac OS X: http://trials2.adobe.com/AdobeProducts/LTRM/3/osx10/Lightroom_3_LS11.exe
As a bonus, below is the direct download to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom (original first version) and Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2.
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
English Mac: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/LTRM_WWEFG_mac.dmg
English Windows: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/LTRM_WWEFG_win.exe
French Mac: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/LTRM_WWEFG_mac.dmg
French Windows: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/LTRM_WWEFG_win.exe
German Mac: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/LTRM_WWEFG_mac.dmg
German Windows: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/LTRM_WWEFG_win.exe
Japanese Mac: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/LTRM_JPL_mac.dmg
Japanese Windows: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/LTRM_JPL_win.exe
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2
English Mac: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/2/LTRM2_WWEFG_mac.dmg
English Windows: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/2/LTRM2_WWEFG_win.exe
French Mac: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/2/LTRM2_WWEFG_mac.dmg
French Windows: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/2/LTRM2_WWEFG_win.exe
German Mac: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/2/LTRM2_WWEFG_mac.dmg
German Windows: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/2/LTRM2_WWEFG_win.exe
Japanese Mac: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/2/LTRM2_JPL_mac.dmg
Japanese Windows: http://trials.adobe.com/Applications/LTRM/2/LTRM2_JPL_win.exe
Both 32-bit (x86) and 64-bit (x64) setup installers are contained inside the package.