Adobe launches today Lightroom 2.6, Photoshop Camera Raw 5.6, and DNG Converter 5.6 updates for immediate availability. Versions of the software had previously been available as release candidates for public testing. This wave of releases adds RAW support for new DSLRS like the Canon EOS 7D and Nikon D3S.
PowerPC customers using Lightroom 2.5 and Photoshop Camera Raw 5.5 updates on the Mac who encountered issues using the highlight recovery should see it fixed with the latest round of upgrades. Photoshop Camera Raw 5.6 will also add support for each of the cameras listed below:
- Canon EOS 1D Mark IV
- Canon EOS 7D
- Canon PowerShot G11
- Canon PowerShot S90
- Leaf Aptus II 5
- Mamiya DM22, DM28, DM33, DM56, M18, M22, M31
- Nikon D3S
- Olympus E-P2
- Pentax K-x
- Panasonic FZ38
- Sigma DP1s
- Sony A500 Sony A550 Sony A850
Lightroom 2.6 is available now as a free download to existing Lightroom 2 users. Photoshop Camera Raw 5.6 can also be downloaded for free by those using Photoshop CS4, Photoshop Elements 8, and Premiere Elements 8. All customers can also download DNG Converter 5.6. You’ll find all of these upgrades at Adobe’s website.