HELSINKI – June 26, 2019 – Loupedeck, the custom photo and video editing console built with an intuitive design that makes editing faster and more creative, has announced its integration with Adobe’s Camera Raw for Photoshop, expanding its compatibility within the Adobe ecosystem.
The Camera Raw integration provides more flexibility for Adobe users, allowing them to bring some of the basic features to the Loupedeck+ and increase functionality with Photoshop.
Camera Raw is one of several Loupedeck+ integrations announced since launching one year ago, including Adobe Premiere Pro CC, Final Cut Pro and Adobe Audition.
Camera Raw and Photoshop users using Loupedeck+ will be able to:
Categorize their images with stars and colors
Use Loupedeck+ to boost their raw images before editing them fully with Photoshop
Manage all basic adjustments (e.g. exposure, contrast, temperature) with Loupedeck+
Color correct their images using HSL scrolls that work seamlessly with Adobe’s HSL-adjustments tab
Fine tune their image with tone curves, details (sharpening, noise reduction), split toning, lens corrections, effects (vignette, grain) and use camera calibration to fix tones
“We value a customer experience that is always evolving to benefit our users most,” said Mikko Kesti, Founder and CEO of Loupedeck.
“We’re looking forward to offering our users new Adobe product compatibility with Camera Raw, as it’s something many of them have been specifically asking for.
We’re confident bringing this new integration into the mix will help them further increase their productivity with the Loupedeck+ and provide the flexibility they require on a day-to-day basis.”
The Camera Raw integration is available starting today across all regions.
Loupedeck+ is available for purchase at B&H Photo and Amazon US.
New integration with Final Cut Pro X Marks First-Ever Apple-Developed Compatibility with Loupedeck+
HELSINKI, Finland – March 14, 2019 – Loupedeck, the custom photo and video editing console built with an intuitive design that makes editing faster and more creative, has announced Final Cut Pro is now available integration as the first Apple-developed suite made compatible for Loupedeck+, alongside additional integration with Adobe Audition.
Following the successful launch of the Loupedeck+, and its initial integration with Adobe Premiere Pro CC, Final Cut Pro and Adobe Audition integrations are the next step in delivering an increasing level of functionality and flexibility the video and audio editing communities require with the Loupedeck+.
Final Cut Pro users using Loupedeck+ will be able to:
Utilize faster and more intuitive video editing and color correction; all basic tools for color grading are simply labelled on the console
Total flexibility to create their own configurations to fit their workflow
Export/import an editor’s personal Loupedeck configuration setups and easily transfer them to another computer
Use Color Wheel workspace compatibility for color grading
Leverage flexible timeline navigation, content trimming and clip adjustment
Have the option to customize console buttons to preferred Final Cut Pro shortcut demands or use preinstalled functions
Take advantage of 400+ additional functions available
Adobe Audition users using Loupedeck+ will be able to:
Create a faster and more intuitive workflow
Create analogous use with digital project
Create and manage single track and multitrack projects
Use more accurate track control and navigation
Use all edit tools including trim and nudge
Use volume adjustments for all channels
Add Fades and Effects to projects
“Our customers have been eager for Apple-integration with the Loupedeck+ since it was launched,” said Mikko Kesti, Founder and CEO of Loupedeck.
“Final Cut Pro X was the logical choice given its wide adoption in the editing community and we felt it was an important next step for us as we look to continue our mission of delivering a well-rounded experience for users and helping to improve their workflows.
Not only will they get the benefits of Loupdeck+’s intuitive design and approachable tools, they’ll get increased functionality across the range of video editing products they might be using.”
The Final Cut Pro and Adobe Audition integrations are available starting today across all regions.
Loupedeck is available for purchase from B&H Photo and Amazon.com for $249.
New integration with Adobe Premiere Pro CC makes video editing faster, intuitive and more affordable; decision made based on community feedback
HELSINKI, Finland – September 19, 2018 –Loupedeck, the custom photo editing console built with an intuitive design that makes editing faster and more creative, has announced its first foray into video editing, beginning with its integration with Adobe Premiere Pro CC.
Following a year of success and innovation, the decision to include video editing functionalities is exclusively based on feedback from Loupedeck’s invested community.
The Loupedeck+ will make the video editing process faster, more intuitive and more affordable than the industry norm, offering a native integration with Adobe Premiere Pro CC, with all Premiere Pro functions available on the device.
New video editing functionalities of the Loupedeck+ include:
Faster and more intuitive video editing and color correction. All basic tools for color grading are simply labeled on the console
Total flexibility with Premiere Pro CC, allowing editors to make their own configurations to fit their workflow
Ability to export/import a editors’ personal Loupedeck configuration setups and easily transfer them to another computer
Lumetri Color workspace compatibility for color grading
Ability to toggle between your favorite LUTs, serving as a significant time saver
Flexible timeline navigation, content trimming and clip adjustment
Option to customize console buttons to preferred Adobe Premiere shortcut demands or use preinstalled functions
“Our mission is to keep on improving the editing workflow, so it’s only fitting our next step is in the video editing space,” said Mikko Kesti, Founder and CEO of Loupedeck.
“Just like we developed the Loupedeck+ exclusively from community feedback, we felt it was imperative to listen to what our users had to say and make the device’s functionality even more well-rounded, providing all the same editing functions that photographers have at their fingertips to videographers.
Users can now count on Loupedeck+’s intuitive design and user-friendly approach to enhance their video editing quality and increase their output.
Our ongoing partnership with Adobe made introducing these new capabilities with its Premiere Pro CC suite an easy decision.”
Additional video software integrations will be announced later this year.
On the photo editing side, the Loupedeck+ will include future integrations with Skylum’s other products, including Skylum Luminar.
It is also currently in beta with Capture One, with full integration on the way, as well as additional photography software integrations to follow later this year.
Next Generation Includes Skylum Aurora HDR Compatibility, Upgraded Build and More Customization Options, All Based on the Photography Community’s Feedback
HELSINKI, Finland – June 20, 2018 – Loupedeck, the custom photo editing console built with an intuitive design that makes editing faster and more creative, has announced the next evolution, Loupedeck+. While the Loupedeck was the only device on the market custom-built to improve the Adobe Lightroom experience, the Loupedeck+ is now also compatible with popular photo editing software Skylum Aurora HDR (in addition to Adobe Lightroom Classic CC), and is designed with more functionalities, control and increased customization options. Following a year of overwhelming success and customer feedback, the Loupedeck+ was designed in Loupedeck’s headquarters in Finland, with all updates solely based on feedback from the invested photography community.
Specifically, upgrades to the Loupedeck+ include:
Mechanical keys with a more precise and sturdy feel
Improved build quality
Two dedicated customizable dials and seventeen buttons
“Custom Mode” that allows full user control of all dials
Configuration software built from scratch for an even better, faster and more stable photo editing experience
“We know how dedicated both the professional and amateur photography communities are in their work, and we’re committed to making their lives easier and more productive,” said Mikko Kesti, Founder and CEO of Loupedeck. “There’s no better way to create the next evolution of our flagship product than by going straight to the source and taking their feedback to heart. By adding even more control, efficiency and customization options to the editing process, we’re able to help photographers be more successful by increasing their output and artistry, and look forward to continue supporting them in their work.”
Following Loupedeck’s new partnership with Skylum, the Loupedeck+ will include future integrations with Skylum’s other professional photo editing products, including Skylum Luminar. It is also currently in beta integration with Capture One, with full integration on the way, as well as additional software integrations to follow later this year. These options will provide photographers with a more diverse, intuitive experience, helping to expedite the editing process and maximize the photo editing experience.
“Skylum and Loupedeck share the same vision. We want to help photographers create great photos, differently,” said Alex Tsepko, CEO of Sklyum. “When I discovered that the new version of Loupedeck keyboard is coming out, I knew Skylum software should be the first to support it. This is the kind of innovation modern photographers really need.”
The Loupedeck+ is available for purchase at B&H Photo and Amazon.com for $229. Loupedeck is also offering a cashback opportunity of $50 for current Loupedeck owners.