Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2014/12/21

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Subject: [Leica] Anyone Using LightRoom Mobile on an iPad?
From: steve.barbour at (Steve Barbour)
Date: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 21:49:35 -0800
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> On Dec 21, 2014, at 9:39 PM, Sonny Carter <sonc.hegr at> wrote:
> I have a sad card reader for my iPad. You can buy them from Amazon or 
> Radio Shack, and I guess Apple,

a handy critter, lets you load photos directly into the ipad.


> Sent from my iPad
>> On Dec 21, 2014, at 11:33 PM, Wilbur Norman <coupdefoudrellc at 
>>> wrote:
>> The trouble I have always had with the iPad products is that they do not 
>> have slots for accepting SD cards. Everything must be added onto them via 
>> wi-fi. It is for this reason I have a Samsung Note tablet (version 2014) 
>> that has both a mini SD card slot (not as nice as having a full-size SD 
>> card slot like my Toshiba tablet) and a mobile SIM card as well as WI-Fi 
>> (for connectivity.) I also have a connecting cord for downloading my Fuji 
>> photos onto the tablet. This means I can use the device when I am in 
>> places where there is no wi-fi ? and those places are numerous in certain 
>> parts of the world. (The Note Tab, like my Note IV mobile, also uses a 
>> stylus, something Apple aficionados and some reviewers like to scoff at 
>> but it is a very useful device.)
>> Having written all this I have to say I do not like manipulating photos 
>> on a tablet. It's kinda a pain compared to any computer with a mouse or 
>> pad. Using a tablet is OK for me for a few days to simply look at my 
>> shots but not for using the wizardry of any of the photo manipulation 
>> applications. PLUS, if you are taking lots of photos (like FINE + RAW) 
>> and staying on the road for a length of time you may have to remove 
>> photos to be able to put others onto the device as most do not have loads 
>> of hard drive space.
>> So, I still travel with my MacBook Pro if I need to do any work on pics. 
>> (And, yes, the Note Tablet, too, if I am driving and not flying!)
>> Wilbur
>> *********************
>>> On Dec 20, 2014, at 2:50 PM, Robert Baron wrote:
>>> I would appreciate reports from anyone who has actually done this.
>>> My mid-2011 13" MacBook Air laptop is needing relatively expensive 
>>> repairs
>>> and my iPad is the original,  very first version.  I mainly use the 
>>> laptop
>>> for editing photos on trips and am thinking about replacing it with a new
>>> iPad Air 2.
>>> --Bob
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