Lightroom can now edit video, too – Jacob Kastrenakes

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Lightroom, Adobe’s photo editing app, is getting a surprising new feature: the ability to edit video.

With an update rolling out this week, Lightroom users will be able to work with the app’s existing controls to color grade their videos. Lightroom’s controls are, in my experience at least, a lot more intuitive for adjusting how an image looks than traditional color grading tools in video apps; combined with users’ familiarity with the controls, the new feature should be a powerful option for anyone who wants to change up how a video looks.

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Color grading video in Lightroom.

That all said, Lightroom is not transforming into a video app (and, in fact, it could already import videos, just not edit…

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