updated 01:35 pm EDT, Wed June 24, 2009
Lightroom, Camera Raw
Adobe has released final versions of the Lightroom 2.4 and Camera Raw 5.4 updates. Both add a significant number of supported cameras to the company's software, such as the Nikon D5000, Pentax K-7, Panasonic Lumix GH1, Sigma DP2, Epson R-D1x and Kodak EasyShare Z980. Compatible Canon cameras now include the Rebel T1i and PowerShot SX1 IS, while Sony offerings include the A230, A330 and A380. Olympus owners can now use files from an E-450 or E-620.
Professional photographers can load images from a variety of Hasselblad cameras, including the 503CWD and the 22-, 31-, 39- and 50-megapixel versions of the H2D, H3D and H3DII. Among supported digital backs are the CF-22, CF-22MS, CF-39, CF-39MS, CFH-22, CFH-39 and CFV. The Lightroom 2.4 update, measuring 69.2MB, additionally fixes several problems introduced by previous editions of Lightroom.