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Nokia Releasing Adobe Lightroom Color Profiles for Lumia 1520 & 1020 Raw Photography

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Nokia has launched DNG colour profiles for Adobe Lightroom to create your photography workload simpler to deal with. Whether you are simply an enthusiast or perhaps a professional digital photographer and possess a Lumia 1520 or Lumia 1020, there's a high probability you are shooting in raw DNG format (using the Lumia Black update, obviously).

Although this format gives you the way to edit photos after taking them without compression (together with a default colour profile), Nokia has treated us with profiles for particular light sources in order to save a while and energy.

Colour profiles basically provide more particulars concerning the image under consideration (beyond camera information, exposure configurations, date, etc). Within the situation of Adobe Lightroom, the profiles tell the program suite how you can convert colours of the raw image file. The default profile can be used as a myriad of lighting, but Nokia provides three profiles for expensive, fluorescent and daylight-halogen.

DNG Colour Profiles
Default colour profile (left) versus expensive profile - Lumia 1520

So why wouldn't you begin using these colour profiles? When editing photos such suites, work is needed to regulate colours in raw conversion to attain preferred results. Utilising profiles removes this workload and replaces it having a simple selection. It's not necessary to make use of the profiles either (or any you develop and/or download her), they are just there to create things simpler. 

Should you shoot several photos every now and then, using Instagram or any other social networking applications to see buddies, you most likely will not go near software for example Adobe's Lightroom. However for fanatics and energy customers available who make the most of Nokia Lumia camera abilities, browse the links below to seize the color profiles.

It's suggested that you simply save and backup your colour profiles, in addition to raw images to safe locations just just in case of storage failures. Tell us the way you start the profiles within the comments.

Source: Nokia Conversations

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Nokia Lumia PicsArt: Create Great Images


PicsArt is a well-liked photo editor software kit over on iOS and Android platforms and it is available these days for that Nokia Lumia 1020 and 1520 Home windows Phone.  PicsArt is a component photo editor software kit, part photo discussing network and part free hands drawing.

You are able to edit freshly taken images, pull images out of your Home windows Phone Pictures Hub, or download images out of your Facebook, Flickr, SkyDrive, Picasa, Google or Dropbox accounts.

There's little question that PicsArt is really a feature wealthy photo editor software kit that needs to be well accepted through the Home windows Phone crowd.

The application can be used a stand-alone editor or register with PicsArt using your Home windows Live ID, Facebook ID, Twitter ID, Google ID or setup a completely independent PicsArt ID to talk about images around the local network.  You will find also PicsArt photo competitions that you could submit your very best try to.

After that you've got a wide range of effects filters you are able to affect your photos, crop, re-size and adjust exposure variables for your images.  There's additionally a draw tool that allows you draw free hands in your images or produce a new applying an empty slate.


If you don't begin to see the effects filter that matches perfect, there's an array of clipart collections and filter effects obtainable in the PicsArt Store.  Filter and clipart collections available include styles for example Christmas, Retro, Tattoo, Summer time, Wedding and much more.

In only trying out PicsArt for a short while, it can make a great first impression and it is a welcome accessory for the Home windows Phone photography application selection.

PicsArt is presently readily available for the Nokia Lumia 1020 and 1520 Home windows Phone with increased products coming online soon.  It's a free application that you could find within the Home windows Phone Store.

Source: Nokia Conversations Thanks, guyjkh, for that tip!

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