Is Loupedeck supported by Capture One?




  • NDTPhotos

    It would be great if you cold somehow work with the makers of Loupedeck to help achieve a more fluid interaction between them and Capture One Pro.  

    Currently it's very underwhelming compared to the Loupedeck / LightRoom compatibility which is fantastic.  I really would like to make Capture one my primary raw processor but will only be able to do this if it supports the tools I need to speed up my workflow.

    Many thanks!

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  • TEK Photography


    I also use a Loupedeck CT and am disappointed by the lack of possible integration currently.

    It is perfectly possible to set up controls where there are available keyboard shortcuts, but sadly, for some areas of Capture One , e.g. Colour Selector and Black and White controls, no keyboard shortcuts exist.

    I have, as suggested above, approached Loupedeck support.  They informed me that they do not currently have access to the Capture One API (Application Programming Interface), so only keyboard shortcut integration is possible.  This seems strange as Capture One was offered as a bundle option with Loupedeck when I bought it.

    I am a professional photographer and I love Capture One.  I edit up to 1000 images on some days.  I would like to make Capture One my main editing go-to and switch from Lightroom.  However, I will not be prepared to invest in it if it doesn't have the Loupedeck functionality that makes Lightroom so efficient for my work flow.

    Please could Capture One work with Loupedeck to resolve this issue and also widen the scope of keyboard shortcuts to make customisation of the interface more complete?


    Ian Threlkeld


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  • WPNL

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  • Koon Vega

    Hi Capture One,

    I've decided to switch from Lightroom Classic to Capture One because of the quality and performance of the app compared to Lightroom based on my research. I've been using Adobe products for 16 years but since the subscription model started, the quality and performance of the apps have been going down. So, I bought Capture One Pro 20 yesterday, there's no going back.

    Here's the thing, there are a lot of people like me that have been thinking about leaving Adobe subscription model for better alternative apps that perform better. Having Capture One fully integrated with LoupeDeck is a strong selling point to them.

    I'm in branding and advertising not an app developer, and I don't know what it takes to make Caption One works well with LoupeDeck but I know that if you take advantage of this opportunity, we'll see more people switching to Capture One.

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  • Maurie Hill

    Me too!

    Want to quit paying Adobe, but am heavily entrenched with Lightroom and Photoshop BUT rely on Loupedeck+ for the brilliant interface

    I've downloaded the freebie version of C1 for Nikon and I like what I see

    You'll get me Capture One the day you can make the program work properly with Loupedeck+

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  • Matthias B

    Yes please! Give them the API or what is nes please!

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