Left-handed photographers rejoice! Lightroom is finally optimized for you

New Adobe update allows left-handed editing
Before left hand optimization it was difficult to see the image you were editing (Image credit: Glyn Dewis /YouTube)

Left-handed photographers have long been complaining about photo editing software that's designed with right-sided menu tabs. So, when using apps such as Lightroom on a tablet or mobile device, it can be a real pain for left-handed creators to make editing adjustments.

Adobe has listened to the pleas of its users, and now there's a feature to change the positioning of adjustment panels in Lightroom Mobile and Lightroom Classic by enabling a hidden option called 'Left-handed editing' in the settings menu.

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Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.