I just installed Luminar 3. The library feature is pretty barebones, but it is better than nothing. And several of the must have features are on the roadmap already. That said, the one thing missing is the ability to import pictures. Not just point Luminar at a directory, but have Luminar take photos from my camera and move them onto my computer.
One of the most important things anyone can do for their photo's is make sure the actual files are organized well. Both Lightroom and Shotwell do an excellent job of this. They detect the photos where you tell them to look, and they can move the files where you want them, with the names and folder structure you desire. If Adobe didn't have their atrocious subscription model, their implementation of importing would have kept me using Lightroom, even if I had had to pay $150+. I'd have, sadly, never given Luminar a chance when I saw it didn't have that feature.
Currently I'm organizing my photo's by using a virtual machine that lets me run Ubuntu Linux and Shotwell. That's how I import. Then I use Luminar to develop.
The feature does seem to be desired by some of the Luminar community. I found a topics that mention it.
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