This plug-in enables Lightroom users to publish photos directly to Printique (an Adorama company, former AdoramaPix,


  • Supports Export operations
  • Supports Publish operations (Lightroom 3 and above)
  • Enables you to Import existing folder structure from Printique into your Lightroom catalog
  • Provides automatic pairing of online photos with photos in the catalog based on photo names

Requirements and Compatibility

The plugin supports both Windows and OS X, and is compatible with the following versions of Lightroom:

  • Lightroom 2 (2.4 - 2.7)
  • Lightroom 3 (3.3 - 3.6)
  • Lightroom 4, 5, 6 / CC 2015, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 / Lightroom Classic


This plug-in is released as Shareware (no source code provided). The license allows you to install the plugin on two computers, for example a desktop and a laptop computer, owned and operated by a single user.

When Lightroom is upgraded to a next major version (e.g. 9, 10, etc.), a new registration code needs to be purchased, unless your most recent purchase was made within a 3-month period before the release of the most recent Lightroom's major upgrade.

Demo Version Restrictions

The unregistered version has no functionality restrictions. You may use the unregistered version at no charge for 10 days. After the trial period you will be required to purchase your personal registration code to continue using the plugin.

Support the Development

The development of this plug-in is fueled by your enthusiasm and continued support. There are many ways you can ensure and support further development of this plug-in: Your participation is always appreciated!

Version History


Jan 23, 2022

(Latest Version)

  • Updated to support the latest API changes at Printique's backend.
  • Other minor fixes.


Jul 28, 2020

  • Fixed the issue with user authentication after a recent change at Printique's backend.
  • Other minor fixes.


Jan 25, 2020

  • Gallery name validation now works correctly.
  • macOS: The isntaller disk image is now properly signed and notarized for Catalina.


Nov 20, 2019

  • New Printique branding.
  • Compatibility with the new Printique backend.


Nov 17, 2019

  • Lightoom Classic CC (version 9) compatibility.


Nov 24, 2017

  • Fixed "Error 500" when selecting an expired gallery.


Oct 23, 2017

  • Added Lightroom 7 compatibility.


Jun 8, 2017

  • Another compatibility fixes following a recent URL change at the AdoramaPix server.


May 30, 2017

  • Export Dialog: fixed HTTP Error 500 when selecting a non-expired album.
  • Export Dialog: temporary album now display descriptions.


Feb 3, 2017

  • Several changes to make the plugin compatible with recent changes at Adorama's back-end.
  • Publish Service - now the plugin gives an option to import existing albums when the user finishes creating a new publish service.
  • Other minor improvements and bug fixes.


Jun 5, 2016

  • Another fix for the Reclaim Photos feature to adapt the plugin for a recent change at Adorama's back-end.


May 17, 2016

  • Fixed the issue with authenticating the user caused by a recent change at Adorama's back-end.
  • AutoUpdate - fixed a bug preventing the installation of plugin updates in some cases.


Mar 8, 2016

  • Image Size Validation - fixed the "?:0: attempt to index a nil value" error when the rendition's size is out of acceptable range.
  • Fixed the "getSessionID - no session ID" error after using the "Reclaim Photos" feature.
  • Export Dialog: newly created album won't appear in the album list without a refresh.


Oct 13, 2015

  • Fixed the issue with authenticating the user after a recent change at Adorama's back-end.
  • Completely redesigned the automatic update mechanism.
  • Improved the diagnostic of upload failures due to incorrect image resizing.
  • Fixed a rare phenomenon in which UTF8 encoding in watermark presets caused issues with creating and editing of albums.
  • Other minor bug fixes and improvements.


Jun 23, 2015

  • Publish Service: album settings - added "Remove Person Info" option (Lightroom 6).
  • Improved the image size validation mechanism. Now size validation works correctly when rendering uploads from smart previews and doing percentage-based resize (Lightroom 6).
  • Lightroom 6: fixed internal error "attempt to compare nil with number" on export when using "Percentage" as the resize type.
  • Publish Service: fixed the issue with using global watermarks in album settings.
  • Reclaim Photos: fixed an occasional deadlock situation when running Reclaim Photos using multiple threads.
  • Other minor bug fixes and improvements.


May 4, 2015

  • Fixed the issue with updating the plugin.


May 4, 2015

NOTE: Lightroom must be restarted after applying this update.

  • Fixed upload issues.
  • Other internal improvements.


Mar 18, 2015

  • Implemented chunked uploads for better handling of large files.
  • Improved handling of expired galleries.
  • Fixed HTTP Error 500 during the upload.
  • Export Dialog: fixed album date display.
  • Fixed the error when running several concurrent export operations.


Mar 9, 2015

  • Improved handling of expired galleries.
  • Added a configuration option allowing to suppress upload errors until the very end of the export operation.
  • Export Settings: added low/high pixel threshold options for validading image size.
  • Export Dialog: fixed default state of the password field (Mac OS).
  • Other minor improvements.


Jan 10, 2015

  • Improved performance of album related operations.
  • Export Dialog: Albums descriptions now display correctly.
  • Export Dialog: album creation dates now display correctly.
  • Export Dialog: minor improvements of the album caching algorithm.
  • Other minor improvements and bug fixes.


Dec 9, 2014

  • Export Dialog: Fixed the issue with creating new albums.
  • Other minor improvements and bug fixes.


Nov 27, 2014

  • Implemented "POODLE" (SSL Vulnerability) detection and remediation.
  • Export Dialog: Implemented a persistent caching mechanism allowing the dialog to load known albums much faster.
  • Export Dialog: Re-designed the layout.
  • Export Dialog: new Quick Filter feature which enables you to search galleries using a text string.
  • New Gallery Dialog: Now you can paste the name of the currently selected folder or collection with a single click.
  • Publish Service: Improves support for watermarks when Lightroom presets are stored with the catalog.
  • Other minor improvements and bug fixes.


Jun 16, 2014

  • Fixed the intermittent "Assertion failure" when uploading photos.
  • Other minor fixes and improvements.


May 29, 2014

  • Fixed an intermittent failure to upload photos.
  • Other minor fixes and improvements.


May 28, 2014

  • Publish Service: New major feature - Reclaim Photos. Now you can download your photos from AdoramaPix back to your computer and rebuild your publish service. Available to registered users only.
  • Improved default settings in Export and Publish dialogs.
  • Fixed the "bad argument #1 to 'ipairs'" error when installing plugin updates in some situations.
  • Other minor fixes and improvements.


Mar 11, 2014

  • Fixed: choosing the "Ignore Upload Errors" option after an initial failure caused subsequent uploads to fail.
  • Fixed automatic updates.


Feb 14, 2014

  • Associate Images: improved performance, particularly on large catalogs.
  • Associate Images: Now you can fine-tune association by File Number Suffix using pattern matching.
  • Added the ability to initiate multiple uploads in parallel.
  • Fixed the "attempt to index global 'attributes' (a nil value)" error when a photo exceeds the maxiums file size allowed by AdoramaPix.


Jan 13, 2014

  • Now recognizes Plus and Pro accounts and enables them to uploads images of an unlimited size. Regular AdoramaPix accounts have a 60 Mb per photo limit.
  • Other minor improvements and bug fixes.


Jan 1, 2014

  • Improved session management (the user is prompted to authorize less frequently).
  • Publish Service - added the ability to customize sharpening options for individual albums.
  • Improved performance.
  • Improved the Automatic Update feature for future plugin versions.
  • Other minor bug fixes and improvements.


Jul 18, 2013

  • Publish Service: now you can customize metadata and watermarking options individually for each album.
  • Implemented the ability to deactivate the plugin's license so it can be installed on another computer.
  • Fixed issues with publishing photos when using a particular combination of album-specific resize options.
  • Now "Export with Previous" after creating new albums works correctly.
  • Other minor improvements and fixes.


May 29, 2013

  • Publish Service: now image settings (size, resolution, quality level, image format, color space) can be individually customized for each album.
  • Added the ability to upload photos in their original format (without applying any conversion or resizing), provided the photos are already in the supported format (JPEG or TIFF).
  • Opening the Lightroom Publishing Manager panel and logging into the service no longer triggers the "Not Saved" status unless you actually modify one of the publishing options.
  • Extras - Import Album Structure now works much faster, especially with a very large number of albums in the account.
  • Improved the handling of a Windows specific HTTP Error 12032 (the action must be retried).
  • Fixed the issue with being unable to rename unpublished albums.
  • Other minor improvements and fixes.


Feb 5, 2013

  • Publish Service: the "Associate Images" dialog has been redesigned to fit 13" laptop screens.
  • Publish Service: now "Check Photos" clears AdoramaPix Metadata fields if photos are no longer published through the AdoramaPix publishing service.
  • Publish Service: now "Associate Images" populates AdoramaPix Metadata fields correctly.
  • Fixed the "attempt to index local 'albumProperties' (a nil value)" error when attempting to create a new album.
  • Other minor improvements and fixes.


Dec 16, 2012

  • Publish Service - All "extras" functions (such as Import Albums, Associate Images, Check Photos, etc.) are now available right from the Publish Service Settings panel within Lightroom Publishing Manager.
  • Extras - Associate Photos: The photo matching algorithm has been significantly improved to provide a faster and more accurate pairing, particularly when file names contain spaces and other non-alphanumeric characters.
  • Extras - Associate Photos: Added a new pairing conflict resolution method - now you can prioritize pairing of rendered copies (JPEG and TIFF) over raw originals.
  • Extras - Associate Photos: Added a new matching method "By File Number Suffix" which compares only numeric image suffixes when searching for candidates.
  • Improved handling of unexpected server errors.
  • Other minor improvements and fixes.


Nov 28, 2012

  • Added suport for TIFF uploads.
  • Minor fixes and improvements.


Nov 10, 2012

  • Improved the display of rendering and uploading phases on Lightroom's progress indicator.
  • Edit Album Dialog: the description field now resizes automatically so that it fills the available space as you resize the window.
  • Export Presets: Fixed the issue with retrieving the Password field when working with multiple accounts.
  • Better validation of album names.

NOTE: Please note, the extension name of the plugin's folder has been changed from .lrdevplugin to .lrplugin. If you are updating an older version of the plug-in you have two options:

  1. Remove the AdoramaExport.lrdevplugin folder, then install the update using the new installation packages.
  2. Apply the auto-update. When you restart Lightroom you will be reminded to remove the .lrdevplugin folder and add the new .lrplugin folder (created by the auto-updater next to the old folder) using Lightroom Plugin Manager.

I apologize for the hassle, but this is necessary to keep things consistent and in line with Adobe's recommendations.


Jul 17, 2012

  • Implemented a workaround for the situation when the server initially reports a problem with the uploaded image, however given enough time, it confirms a successful upload.
  • Improved the handling of situations when the server rejects uploaded photos.
  • Fixed an issue with updating the catalog users upgrading from an older version of the plug-in.


Jul 6, 2012

  • Fixed the "access to an undefined variable 'now'" error when installing the plugin for the first time.
  • Fixed time-out errors when uploading photos under Mac OS.
  • Export Dialog: a few minor fixes.


Jun 21, 2012

  • Fixed the "Assertion failure" error when uploading multiple photos.
  • Fixed an error (Lightroom 2 only) when uploading photos.


Jun 16, 2012

NOTE: Version 2.0 now requires a registration fee of $15 (USD).


  • Added the option to handle collisions between duplicate photo uploads.
  • Added the option to turn off the automatic validation of Image Sizing settings.
  • Added metadata fields for keeping track of photos that were uploaded via the plug-in (you can find them on the Metadata panel as AdoramaPix Metadata).
  • Improved the internal diagnostic of Internet connection related issues.
  • Export Dialog: Improved the layout.
  • Export Dialog: Now displays status and expiration date of temporary albums.
  • Publish Service: Added support for Publish Services in Lightroom 3 and 4.
  • Library - Extras: Implemented the ability to import the album structure from AdoramaPix into Lightroom's publish service.
  • Library - Extras: Associate online photos with photos in your catalog.
  • Library - Extras: Customize album cover photo.


Jul 21, 2011

  • Fixed a number backward compatibility issues with Lightroom 2.
  • Photos that failed to upload are now displayed in a list box with the ability to save the list to a text file.
  • The plug-in now can automatically update itself.
  • The debug log is now submitted in a compressed form to improve performance.
  • The plug-in now prevents you from creating albums with a blank name.


Jun 3, 2011

  • Fixed the "Unexpected server error" when attempting to create a new album with a duplicate name.


Mar 18, 2011

  • Fixed the issue with not prompting the user for the album name when creating new albums.


Mar 15, 2011

  • Fixed another compatibility issue introduced after a recent change in Adorama's web service.
  • Added the validation of the Image Sizing settings. The plug-in will issue a warning if the dimensions of rendered photos are outside the 500 - 10000 pixels range.
  • Redesigned the layout of the Export dialog to provide room for album descriptions.
  • Added the ability to edit album descriptions.


Dec 2, 2010

The file size limit has been increased to 60MB per single photo to match Adorama's specifications.


Nov 17, 2010

A quick fix for Mac OS users. This update resolves the issue with uploading photos.


Nov 16, 2010

  • Fixed the "Unexpected server response" error when logging in.
  • Added the ability to rename albums and modify album descriptions from the Export dialog.


Nov 8, 2010

Fixed the "Unexpected server response" error when logging in.


Aug 15, 2010

  • Fixed intermittent issues with logging in and uploading photos


Aug 11, 2010

  • Fixed the issue with uploading photos
  • The plug-in is now compatible with Lightroom 3.2 Release Candidate (Windows and Mac OS)


Aug 10, 2010

  • Fixed the “Access to an undefined global: object” error


Jun 23, 2010

  • Changed the version number format to the classic form.
  • Added the ability to submit the debug log directly from the plug-in.
  • Fixed some glitches in the authorization process.
  • Numerous cosmetic improvements and tweaks.


Feb 7, 2010

  • Fixed a Mac specific issue with album drop-downs extending beyond the right side of the export dialog.
  • In Lightroom 3 Beta, the photo lab logo is back on top of the Export dialog.


Jan 23, 2010

  • Now the plugin is compatible with Lightroom 3 Beta.
  • Now User settings are saved when you close the Export dialog.
  • The plug-in no longer prompts you to login again on a subsequent export if you session is still alive.


Nov 4, 2009

  • Fixed the issue with running the plug-in when there are no albums in the account.
  • Fixed the issue with creating new albums.


Nov 1, 2009

  • Plug-in information section has been relocated to the Plug-in Manager.
  • Redesigned the option for creating a new album.
  • Added icons indicating the plug-in state.
  • Added the option to filter the albums list based on a data range.
  • Added the option to sort the album list by album title or creation date.
  • The plug-in now displays a thumbnail image for the selected album.
  • Added a “Check for Updates” button, available in the Plug-in Manager.
  • Added the option to open the target album in the web browser once the export has been finished.


Sep 9, 2009

  • Instead of the FTP password, the plug-in now relies on your web password for user authentication. From now on use your regular AdoramaPix password to log in.
  • User name and password are no longer blanked out after you install a newer version of the plug-in.
  • Implemented dynamic querying of gallery information from the server to display the number of photos in the selected gallery. For temporary galleries, their total size and the expiration date are displayed as well.
  • Gallery options are now located in their own group box.


Sep 1, 2009

  • Added the ability to turn the debug log on/off (off by default)
  • The Plug-in Manager now displays a link to the plug-in’s home page
  • Fixed the issue with closing the server connection too early
  • Fixed the link to the plug-in’s home page
  • Now the plug-in’s version number is displayed correctly in the Plug-in Manager


Aug 15, 2009

The initial release.