For anyone interested in familiarising themselves with Adobe Lightroom 5, the beta version is now available as a free download.
After download, it’s installed as a stand alone version of Lightroom. There are a few caveats you should know before you install it. Check out these important notes here: http://blogs.adobe.com/
That link also gives details of the new functionality in Lightroom 5.
The download link is: http://labs.adobe.com/technologies/lightroom5/
The self titled “Lightroom Queen” (Victoria Bampton) has also written in her blog about whats new in Lightroom 5
Check out her blog; she’s got lots of great additional information about using Lightroom.