Lightroom Plugins

Adobe Lightroom and Installing Plugins

  • There are different types of Lightroom plugins.
  • There are a lot of ways to install Lightroom plugins, check the article below.
  • Plug-ins are simple ways to extend the functionality that already occurs in Adobe Lightroom.

Adobe Lightroom software is a powerful and broad editing tool that is used by many for image editing, photo management and more. The program is also one of the highly extensive software, Adobe has ever created. With its exciting features that allow amateur and professional photographers to use third-party tools such as plug-ins and presets.

Today, in this article, I would like to give you more information about Lightroom plug-ins, and why it is useful for you and your images. As we all know, Plug-ins are simple ways to add or extend the functionality of the feature that already occurs in Adobe Lightroom.


Basically, there are different types of plugins, and we’re here to explain each of it.

Export Lightroom Plugins – These software plugins enables users to use the program in the most simplest way. Users can use the export plugin to send files such as images and videos to a certain online social media sites like Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter or other known applications.

Publish Lightroom Plugins – This type of plugin allows you to upload and publish edited files to online photo sharing websites straight from Lightroom’s Library Module.

Editing Workflow Lightroom Plugin – This type of plugin makes it easier for users to finish their editing tasks faster. These add-ons will also help them process or modify their images.

How to Install Adobe Lightroom Plugins?

There are a lot of ways to install Lightroom plugins, but the easiest method is to save the uncompressed zip file folder in your PC’s storage. Saving plugins in the same folder will help you speed up the installation process.

First is to open Lightroom, click the file button and then go to the plugin manager. The next thing to do is to click on the “Add” button in the lower left portion of the interface. Next is to go to the folder where you saved the plugin, then select the “Add Plugin” button and you’re done.