MICHAEL ZHANG, PETAPIXEL:
Adobe unveiled its cloud-centric Lightroom CC ... and announced that desktop Lightroom has been rebranded as Lightroom Classic CC. The company also stated that Lightroom 6 would be the final standalone version of Lightroom that doesn’t require a subscription ... backtracking on what the company said just a few years ago.
Photo Rumors points out that Adobe had once reassured photographers that standalone Lightroom wasn’t going anywhere. In a blog post published on May 6, 2013, Adobe said there wouldn’t be a new app called “Lightroom CC” and that “traditional perpetual licenses” would be offered “indefinitely.”
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