Subject: Re: Lightroom CC
Tim Watts<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 29/10/17 13:56, Davoud wrote:
> > Tim Watts:
> >> On a tangent, but under the same topic:
> >> I just had a very quick play with Lightroom Web.
> >> It's looking rather promising. I imported some photos (jpg and Lumix RAW).
> >> I'm stuck in how to get a 1:1 preview to check focus, but other aspects
> >> are looking good. Being able to basically organise stuff and have
> >> instant access via the web and LR Mobile is cool.
> >> The editing facilities are pretty cool for a web app too.
> >> This is from someone who uses Linux and does not have the facilities to
> >> run LR Classic well (Windows on a VM is painful).
> >> My only concerns (apart from not being able to find out how to do a 1:1)
> >> are:
> >> 1) The import is a bit vague - can I be sure it got all of them?
> >> 2) Colour tuning the screen... Linux is not great at colour management
> >> anyway and now we have a browser in the way too. So how faithful is the
> >> colour rendering? Do we need to go to an iPad Pro to really review stuff?
> > I don't do "Mac vs. whatever" and I'm *not* dissing your Linux system
> > in any way. But if you're really into photography what you described
> > above is a crying need for a 27" iMac. The display is phenomenal.
> I'm kinda waiting to see what Apple bring out next. It's either going to
> be a MacBook Pro (which is recently re-released) or something else.
If you're getting a MBP then skip them mobile apps! )
> I'd really like a Mac Mini v2 - something that is small, utilises the
> same screen and keyboard as my other systems but has been refreshed to
> have a decent CPU and loads of RAM.