Luminar user guide
Luminar is fast, powerful and easy-to-use photo editor by Skylum® software. Your portraits, landscapes, family photos and all other pictures will look much better with Luminar. Check out this user manual to get to know how to use Luminar. And if you don’t have this software yet - download a free trial version below.
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Getting Started

Luminar 2018 is a full-featured photo editor for PC and Mac. It brings over 300 robust tools and features, including fast RAW support, layers, custom brush for selective editing, masking, dozens of photo filters with custom adjustments, presets and a lot more.  Luminar 2018 also brings an innovative user interface, that photographers can adjust/customize based on the style of their photography, skill level and preferences. This makes Luminar a highly personalized photo software tool, suitable for photographers of all skill levels.

  • New photographers and mobile shooters will appreciate a simple approach using one-click presets and universal tools like cropping, noise reduction and image healing.

  • Casual photographers may start with those same presets, but will soon to using Luminar’s uniquely tailored tools which achieve great results quickly.

  • For passionate enthusiasts and professionals, the full gamut of editing tools such as brushes, layers, blending modes, texture overlays, an editing history menu and much more herald a new generation of advanced photo editing possibilities.

Skylum is one of the world’s leading developers of consumer and professional photography software, serving over 35 million customers worldwide.  Using experience gained over more than 10 years of delivering mobile and desktop software, Luminar is truly a state-of-the-art tool for any photographer seeking to improve their photos.


An innovative professional photo editor for Mac and PC.
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