Adobe Lightroom 5.3 and Camera Raw 8.3 release candidates now available

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Adobe just released the new Camera Raw and DNG Converter 8.3 release candidates, along with a similar preliminary version of Lightroom 5.3. The latest versions brings support for 15 cameras and 8 lenses.

Click here to find download ACR 8.3 RC for Photoshop CC

Click here to find download ACR 8.3 RC for Photoshop CS6

Click here to download DNG Converter 8.3 RC

Click here to download Lightroom 5.3 RC

New Camera Support

The following new cameras are now supported:

  • Canon PowerShot S120
  • Fujifilm XQ1
  • Fujifilm X-E2
  • Nikon 1 AW1
  • Nikon Coolpix P7800
  • Nikon D610
  • Nikon D5300
  • Olympus OM-D E-M1
  • Olympus STYLUS 1
  • Panasonic DMC-GM1
  • Phase One IQ260
  • Phase One IQ280
  • Sony A7 (ILCE-7)
  • Sony A7R (ILCE-7R)
  • Sony DSC-RX10

New Lens Profile Support in the Camera Raw 8.3

Lens Mount
Canon EF-M 11-22mm f/4-5.6 IS STM Canon
Nikon 1 NIKKOR AW 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6 Nikon
Nikon 1 NIKKOR AW 10mm f/2.8 Nikon
Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 58mm f/1.4G Nikon
Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM A013 Nikon
Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM A013 Sigma
Sony E 20mm F2.8 Sony
Sony FE 28-70mm F3.5-5.6 OSS Sony

Issues fixed in Lightroom 5.3:

  • Issues when upgrading catalog from previous versions of Lightroom.
  • Incorrect photos are displayed after switching away from a Publish Collection.
  • Catalog optimization did not finish, and was not optimizing the catalog
  • Feather of clone spots is set to 0 after upgrading catalog to Lightroom 5.
  • Auto White Balance settings are not saved to Snapshots.
  • Sony 18-55mm lens is detected as the Hasselblad 18-55mm lens for lens correction.
  • Increased Update Spot Removal history steps when in Before and After view.
  • Slideshows start playing automatically even when the Manual Slideshow option is enabled.
  • Video playback stops when dragging on the scrubber.
  • Errors when publishing photos to Flickr through the Publish Service.
  • Option + drag on Edit Pin behavior is functioning incorrectly.
  • Black border appears around the exported slideshow video.
  • Catalog containing images processed with PV2003 were adding a post-crop vignette when catalog upgraded to Lightroom 5.
  • Pressing the “Reset” button while holding down the Shift key caused Lightroom to exit abruptly.
  • Output Sharpening and Noise Reduction were not applied to exported images that were resized to less than 1/3 of the original image size.
  • The Esc key did not exit the slideshow after right clicking screen with mouse during slideshow playing.
  • Import dialog remained blank for folders that contain PNG files with XMP sidecars.
  • Metadata panel displayed incorrect information after modifying published photo.