The Best Subscription-Free Lightroom Alternatives for Every Budget

Lightroom is the default photo management and editing app for photography enthusiasts and pros. But Adobe’s recent decision to go all-in on subscription pricing, as well as a gradual shift toward the cloud, has many users looking for Lightroom alternatives. In case you missed it, here are the key changes: The old desktop version of Lightroom, renamed Lightroom Classic, is now only available on subscription. The days of buying (and keeping) the software outright are over. You now have to pay in perpetuity. Classic is accompanied by the all-new Lightroom CC, an entirely cloud-based service. While it’s undeniably convenient to…

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