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Problems editing (sending) original image to Photoshop


New Member
Dec 21, 2011
Lightroom Experience
Lightroom Version
Classic 10.1
Operating System
  1. macOS 10.15 Catalina
Since upgrading to LR Classic 10, there is a weird behavior when sending an image to Photoshop for editing. If I choose, "Edit a Copy with Lightroom Adjustments", it behaves as expected. But, if I choose "Edit Original", the image is opened in Photoshop in Camera RAW. Then, after editing it and clicking Save, instead of connecting it back to Lightroom, it asks where I want to save it. It is not transferred back to Lightroom. I have to synchronize the folder to get it into the catalog. It also ignores my preference to save in TIFF format and instead defaults to psd.

I hope someone can help me sort this out. I waited a long time to upgrade LR, but apparently not long enough.