As of 2015, Adobe no longer offers Lightroom 3 for download. However, Adobe does offer Lightroom CC. Consumers looking to use the newer version of Lightroom CC can download the application for free after signing up for a free trial.
The free trial lasts for 30 days once a user creates an Adobe Creative Cloud membership account. Consumers can also access the product after the trial period by purchasing a monthly subscription. Lightroom CC offers a simple way for users to organize pictures and features facial recognition and panning effects. Consumers can also use the application on their mobile devices including the iPad, Android phones and iPhones.