Luminar 2018 for PC & Mac now Available for Pre-order (Lightroom Alternative)

The new Luminar 2018 for PC & Mac is now available for pre-order online. Macphun today officially announced the new Luminar 2018, a digital photo editor and organizer that’s aiming to be a direct and serious competitor to Adobe Lightroom.

New users will be able to purchase Luminar 2018 for $59, and current users of Luminar may upgrade at a special price of $39. Preorders start November 1 at, and release date on November 16.

Luminar 2018 offers everything a modern photographer needs for photo editing, including new filters powered by artificial intelligence, major speed improvements, a dedicated RAW develop module and a forthcoming in 2018 digital asset management platform. Users will also benefit from the new intelligent Sun Rays filter, LUT support, and real-time noise removal. With adaptive workspaces that match styles of shooting, Luminar adapts to deliver a complete experience that avoids clutter and complexity.

Luminar 2018 has been re-built from the ground up for dramatic performance boosts. Existing filters deliver richer colors and depth in less time. A brand new streamlined user interface speeds up working with presets, filters, and masks. With full support of pro options like layers, masks, and blending modes, complex repairs and photo composites can be easily accomplished.

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Macphun Announces Luminar 2018, Takes on Adobe Lightroom

To learn more about Luminar 2018, head over to the Macphun official website.