Skylum’s Luminar 3 lauded as the best image editing software in 2019 TIPA awards


posted Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 7:29 PM EST


Following numerous meaningful updates to the popular photo editing software Luminar 3, Skylum has won the 2019 Best Imaging Software award by the Technical Image Press Association (TIPA).

Granting the all-in-one photo editor and management software its award, TIPA stated, "Simplicity in an image editor need not mean being limited to only basic effects and enhancements. Luminar 3 offers a raft of tools in an efficient workspace that offers numerous Looks (presets) as well as all that is needed by many photographers to get the best and most expressive results from their images." TIPA also applauded Luminar 3's "sophisticated editing tools that allow advanced users to take a deeper dive into editing."


This is not Skylum's first award from TIPA, Luminar also won acclaim in 2017. Since then, Luminar has received many updates, including AI-powered tools for automatic image editing and sky enhancement plus full-fledged asset management tools. Of the latest award, Skylum CEO Alex Tsepko said, "We are so honored to be awarded 'Best Imaging Software' by TIPA for Luminar 3. It shows the power and uniqueness that Luminar 3 holds for photographers, offering a single interface for a photographer's post-production workflow."

If you'd like to try Skylum's Luminar 3 for yourself, you can download a free trial here. The TIPA World Awards ceremony will take place in Tokyo on May 17. 

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