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Activating Luminar AI

Installing & Activating Luminar AI » Activating Luminar AI

With LuminarAI, there’s no need to enter your license number. You can activate LuminarAI directly from your Skylum Account. Follow these simple instructions to activate LuminarAI. Download and install LuminarAI. Open LuminarAI. You will see a window that prompts…

Installing & Activating Luminar AI

Installing & Activating Luminar AI

Your copy of LuminarAI can be installed and activated on your computer as both an application and a plug-in. Before installing your software we suggest the following. Make sure your computer operating system and drivers are up to date. Disable any firewall or…

Meet Luminar AI

Welcome to Luminar AI » Meet Luminar AI

The first image editor fully powered by artificial intelligence. With LuminarAI, creating striking photos becomes surprisingly easy and fun. Unlike traditional photo editing, which is boring and time-consuming, LuminarAI is all about the result, not the…

Welcome to Luminar AI

Welcome to Luminar AI

LuminarAI is the first image editor fully powered by Artificial Intelligence With LuminarAI, creating striking photos becomes surprisingly easy and fun. While traditional photo editing is boring and time-consuming, LuminarAI is all about the result, not the…

Luminar AI Update 2

What’s New in Luminar AI » Luminar AI Update 2

The second free update to LuminarAI is here. You’ll find a major update to SkyAI (including water reflections and relighting). You’ll also enjoy an improved Templates experience, transformable textures, and much more. Here are the changes you should find…

Luminar AI Update 3

What’s New in Luminar AI » Luminar AI Update 3

The third free update to LuminarAI brings new benefits to the AI-powered editing tool. With this update, we continue to deliver on our commitment to make it easier for artists of every skill level to achieve incredible results with their photos. Here are the…

Luminar AI Update 1

What’s New in Luminar AI » Luminar AI Update 1

Great news! The first free update to Luminar AI is here. This update offers a smoother experience and more convenient navigation along with fixes for the most common bugs. Here are the changes you’ll experience. IMPROVEMENTS Editing panel navigation When you…

Masking Options in Luminar AI

Masking Options in Luminar AI

Masks allow you to hide or obscure an effect in parts of an image. To fine-tune an effect in select areas, brush it in or out. LuminarAI offers three types of masks: Paint Mask. Using a Paint Mask is one of the easiest ways to mask an image. You can use brush…

What’s New in Luminar AI

What’s New in Luminar AI

Your editing experience is a top priority. Our Skylum team works endlessly to add more power to existing tools and add many other improvements to make editing even more comfortable. When new features and updates are available, we will add these documents to this…

Downloading and installing Luminar AI

Installing & Activating Luminar AI » Downloading and installing Luminar AI

Downloading and installing LuminarAI is easy. Go to skylum.com or skylum.com/user/login In the top right corner, click Sign In. If you already have a Skylum Account, sign in with a linked Google, Facebook, Microsoft, or Apple account, or sign in with your email…

Customizing a Luminar AI Template

Working with Templates » Customizing a Luminar AI Template

As you adjust a Template or build one from scratch, you may find a particular combination that you like. Custom Templates can function as the jumping-off point for your own look and style. Make sure an image is open in LuminarAI. Click Templates at the top of…

Using Luminar AI with other software

How you can use Luminar AI » Using Luminar AI with other software

While LuminarAI is a full-featured stand-alone application, some users choose to install and run it as a plug-in for other popular photo editing software. If you installed after downloading from our website, you should be prompted to install the plug-ins for…

How you can use Luminar AI

How you can use Luminar AI

LuminarAI is designed to help you make your photos look their best and enable you to express yourself creatively. It works in several ways to help you do this: As a standalone photo editor that can batch export multiple files As a single image editor As a plugin…

Using Luminar AI with Adobe Photoshop

How you can use Luminar AI » Using Luminar AI with other software » Using Luminar AI with Adobe Photoshop

LuminarAI is a powerful addition to Adobe Photoshop. To apply LuminarAI as a filter, follow these steps: Open Adobe Photoshop. Open an image you’d like to enhance. Choose Filter > Skylum Software > LuminarAI … (a dialog box will appear to indicate that…

Keeping Luminar AI Up To Date

Keeping Luminar AI Up To Date

LuminarAI automatically checks for updates at launch to make sure you get new features, enhancements, and bug fixes. You can also check for updates manually within LuminarAI. To check for updates: macOS. To ensure you have the latest version of LuminarAI, choose…

Loading an Additional Luminar AI Template Collection

Working with Templates » Loading an Additional Luminar AI Template Collection

Occasionally, the Skylum team or other professional photographers will release a collection of Templates. When you import a Custom Luminar Template Collection, it will create a new Collection in the Purchased section in the Templates browser. *Tip: Get fresh…

Using Luminar AI with Adobe Lightroom Classic

How you can use Luminar AI » Using Luminar AI with other software » Using Luminar AI with Adobe Lightroom Classic

Images in Adobe Lightroom Classic can easily be handed off to LuminarAI for editing. To send a file from Lightroom Classic to LuminarAI, follow these steps: Open Adobe Lightroom Classic. In Lightroom Classic, choose the image you want to work with within LuminarAI…

Using Luminar AI as a Single Image editor

How you can use Luminar AI » Using Luminar AI as a Single Image editor

You can choose to open one or multiple images in a LuminarAI session and make basic or creative edits to them. The edit history of these images will automatically be stored in your LuminarAI Catalog. To edit a single image in LuminarAI: Click the + icon in the…

Atmosphere AI

Working with the Creative Tools » Atmosphere AI

AtmosphereAI uses content-aware and depth masking to place fog, mist, or haze in the background and/or foreground of an image. This smart tool prevents the subject of your photograph (such as a person or tree) from being covered by the atmospheric effect and…

Using Luminar AI as a Photos for macOS Extension

How you can use Luminar AI » Using Luminar AI with other software » Using Luminar AI as a Photos for macOS Extension

Using LuminarAI as a Photos for macOS Extension If you’re running macOS 10.13.6 or higher, you can use LuminarAI as an Extension to Photos., you can use LuminarAI as an Extension to Photos. Here’s how to activate the LuminarAI Extension. Choose System…

Face AI Tool

Working with the Portrait Tools » Face AI Tool

Using face recognition technology, the FaceAI tool selectively targets a subject’s face, eyes, and mouth. It’s even intelligent enough to recognize a side profile portrait. Face Face Light. Adjust the lighting of a face without impacting the rest of the…

Skin AI Tool

Working with the Portrait Tools » Skin AI Tool

The SkinAI tool analyzes your image and can automatically enhance and retouch a person’s skin while giving you complete control over how the content-aware adjustments are applied. Additionally, SkinAI can get rid of various skin imperfections including acne,…

Structure AI Tool

Working with the Essential Tools » Structure AI Tool

The StructureAI tool allows you to adjust the detail and clarity of an image. You can use this tool to reveal a great deal of detail or get a smoother image with less detail. StructureAI is the main tool for increasing the contrast of an image and visualizing more…

Enhance AI Tool

Working with the Essential Tools » Enhance AI Tool

The EnhanceAI tool contains two useful adjustments that harness the power of Artificial Intelligence to enhance your photos. This tool automatically analyzes your image and instantly corrects it while still offering control over the final amount of…

Body AI Tool

Working with the Portrait Tools » Body AI Tool

The BodyAI tool shapes a subject’s torso and abdomen. Body. This slider slims or adds volume to a subject’s torso. Abdomen. This slider pinches in a subject’s abdomen to remove volume.

Sky AI Tool

Working with the Creative Tools » Sky AI Tool

If the sky in your photo isn’t compelling, you can easily replace it with the SkyAI tool. This tool is designed to work with flat or blown-out skies but can be refined to work with most skies using the sliders. Using the power of artificial intelligence, SkyAI…

Composition AI Tool

Working with the Essential Tools » Composition AI Tool

The CompositionAI tool automatically adjusts a photo’s composition, crop, and perspective. After using CompositionAI, you can still make changes manually to fine-tune the result. CompositionAI. Click this button to automatically crop your photo based on an…

Augmented Sky AI Tool

Working with the Creative Tools » Augmented Sky AI Tool

If your photo could benefit from a more interesting sky, the Augmented SkyAI tool is the perfect fix. It automatically detects the sky in a photo and adds a chosen object to it. Thanks to content-aware technologies, Augmented SkyAI automatically takes into account…

macOS Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboard Shortcut Keys » macOS Keyboard Shortcuts

General \ Activates before/after comparison. When the key is pressed, the original image will be shown. Releasing the key will reveal the enhanced image. Space Bar Quick switch between Single Image View/Gallery View in Catalog…

Migrating Templates

Working with Templates » Migrating Templates

We understand that you’d love to use your previously created Looks in LuminarAI, so we’ve made the migration process automatic. LuminarAI will scan your computer and automatically migrate your Looks from Luminar 4 and convert them to Templates. You can access…

Mood Tool

Working with the Creative Tools » Mood Tool

The Mood tool uses professional lookup tables (LUTs) to quickly change the appearance of your photo. Choose from film stocks and black and white looks — or create color grades to unlock a new style in seconds. You’ll find several built-in LUTs in the Choose LUT…

Working with the Professional Tools

Working with the Professional Tools

The Professional Tools are designed to offer precise controls to advanced and discerning users. Explore them for some of the most useful tools in Luminar to control color and tone. Select an image in your library or open a single image Click the Professional…

My Collection Tab

Working with Templates » My Collection Tab

This tab (located on the right side of the Templates panel) opens your personal collection of Templates. Favorites Collection. This collection contains Templates you have favorited. Purchase Templates Collection.This collection contains Templates you have…

Opening Images for Editing

Opening Images for Editing

There are several ways to open images for editing in LuminarAI. You can add folders, leaving your photos exactly where they are on your hard drive. You can import images from a memory card or external drive, moving or copying them to a new location. You can open…

Organizing Images

Organizing Images

A key benefit of working with the Catalog panel is organization. Being able to find your best and favorite photos makes your Catalog more useful. Taking the time to organize in LuminarAI is important. Folders are the primary organizational tool in LuminarAI.…

Importing images

Opening Images for Editing » Importing images

Importing images is different from adding a folder of images to your LuminarAI Catalog. Importing physically moves your images or lets you create a copy of your images to a new location. Import to You can import images from an internal hard drive, an external…

Edit Toolbar

Opening Images for Editing » Edit Tab » Edit Toolbar

As you work with an image, the Edit toolbar contains many commands that you’ll frequently use. These are grouped logically for easier use. Here are the buttons from left to right. LuminarAI button Clicking this reveals a shortcut menu for several key tools. If a…

Reconnecting Lost Edits

Navigating & Managing Your Catalog » Reconnecting Lost Edits

LuminarAI attempts to accurately track both the edits applied to an image and its location on your hard drive or network. However, it is possible for an image to go missing.  This typically happens for one of a few reasons. LuminarAI was closed when you moved an…

Moving Images Between Folders

Organizing Images » Moving Images Between Folders

You can move images and subfolders from one folder in your Catalog to another. When reorganizing your photos in LuminarAI, you can select single or multiple images and drag them to master folders or subfolders. These images will be relocated on your hard drive to…

Moving Images from the Single Image Edits Collection to an Album

Organizing Images » Moving Images from the Single Image Edits Collection to an Album

Over time your Single Image Edits collection will grow.  You can organize images you brought into your Single Image Edits collection into an existing Album or create a new album.  These images are still considered temporary and do not reside in any of the Folders…

Installing Plug-ins

How you can use Luminar AI » Using Luminar AI with other software » Installing Plug-ins

The option to install LuminarAI as a Plug-in is presented when you run the installer. You can also choose to install it as a plug-in at a later time. Quit any host applications you are installing for. Make sure LuminarAI is open. Choose LuminarAI >Install Plugins…

Edit Sidebar

Opening Images for Editing » Edit Tab » Edit Sidebar

The Edit Sidebar is where you can access all of the core editing tools. These tools are organized into groups based on functionality. Essentials. The Essential Tools are some of the most frequently used in LuminarAI. These tools perform core adjustments that are…

Deleting Files from Folders

Organizing Images » Deleting Files from Folders

Deleting images in your LuminarAI Catalog is a good way to clean up your hard drive and free up storage space. Remember that deleting files from folders in LuminarAI will also delete them from your hard drive. To help you avoid permanently deleting your original…

Working with Templates

Working with Templates

LuminarAI was built on the strong belief that photo editing should be fast, easy, and fun. Our Templates-based editing approach helps LuminarAI achieve this goal. Templates combine efficiency with creativity. By using AI to understand the strengths and weaknesses of…

Windows Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboard Shortcut Keys » Windows Keyboard Shortcuts

General \ Activates before/after comparison. When the key is pressed, the original image will be shown. Releasing the key will reveal the enhanced image. Space Bar Quick switch between Single Image View/Gallery View in Catalog Mode.…

Syncing Adjustments

Navigating & Managing Your Catalog » Syncing Adjustments

Once you’ve developed one image, it’s easy to reuse those adjustments on other photos. This process is called syncing and works by selecting the images that you want to unify. Syncing is a global command and takes all of the adjustments from one photo and applies…

Saving an Image to Disk

Saving & Exporting Files » Exporting an Image » Saving an Image to Disk

As you work with digital images, at some point you’ll reach a point where saving a file is a good idea. It might be an in-progress save to capture work to date as you edit a photo. Perhaps it’s to prepare a file for printing or sharing on the Internet. Or maybe…

Editing a Single Image

Opening Images for Editing » Editing a Single Image

The Edit Single Image… command makes it easy to work with individual photos in LuminarAI. It’s also useful for editing images that are not in your LuminarAI Catalog. Editing a single image is similar to using previous versions of Luminar as a standalone…

Light Tool

Working with the Essential Tools » Light Tool

The Light tool contains the most essential controls for adjusting the color and tone of an image. Adjustments made with this toolset the stage for all further adjustments. White Balance. To calculate a custom white balance, choose the Eyedropper tool (to the right…

Sky Replacement Guidelines

Working with the Creative Tools » Sky AI Tool » Sky Replacement Guidelines

Follow these guidelines to achieve the best results with the SkyAI tool in LuminarAI. Doing so will give LuminarAI the most information possible and ensure the best results. While the SkyAI tool includes sample skies for you to use, many photographers will want to use…