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John Lilley

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    John Lilley commented,

    I agree that Luminar is a pretty slick piece of software. I just feel like I was suckered into purchasing it based on the promise of a forthcoming DAM. I’m still waiting after over 2 years. 

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    John Lilley commented,

    No it has a file browser. They can call it a DAM but any so-called DAM that does not even support keywords or other basic DAM abilities is not a DAM. “But remember, Luminar can still not handle met...

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    John Lilley created a post,

    So disappointed

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    I purchased Luminar 2018 because of the promise of a forthcoming DAM. I bought the upgrade to Luminar 3 fort the same reason. Her we are, months later, and still no DAM. The existing "DAM" is nothi...

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    John Lilley commented,

    David, good point! The Lightroom catalog is really big so I suspect that you are correct about the edits being there. Still hoping for a good DAM for Mac with hierarchical keywords and the ability ...

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    John Lilley commented,

    Thanks, Angela. I'll be looking forward to the DAM release. Hopefully it will allow me to leave the Adobe world!  

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    John Lilley commented,

    Robert and David, thanks for the replies. I do understand all that. But the fact is that the sidecar files that Lightroom generates are very tiny, and contain the history. I can create virtual copi...

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    John Lilley created a post,

    non-destructive editing

     I really like Luminar 2018. But I was hoping that it would eventually be a Lightroom replacement when the DAM is released. But after processing a raw image with only very minor adjustments, the re...