Lightroom: HEIC export

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Please add HEIC export to Lightroom (Classic CC)
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Steffen Borrmann

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Andre Godoi

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This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled HEIF/HEIC export.

Adobe, thank you for adding PNG export in this latest version. It was very welcome. However, we now have another codec with lossless support that is a tiny bit more efficient than PNG, which is the HEIF format. The difference in file sizes is very noticeable.
A Lightroom Classic PNG (8-bit) export of one of my pictures is 28MB. HEIC's at lossless compression (encoded from a TIFF export) is 12MB. HEIF also support 16-bits.

That would be very much appreciated. :) Thank you!
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Are there any plans to add HEIC export option in Lightroom Desktop? All I can see there now is JPEG or Original+Settings. It would be really great to save some disk space by using HEIC.